The Sensational New Single ‘Mr Mango’ – Infectious Organic Jazz-Soul!
A staple of the Philadelphia Jazz club and festival scene for many years, the six piece ensemble Drivetime founded by Bernie Capodici has become internationally known for their unique urban organic Jazz thanks to several successful recordings.
Their infectious freewheeling Jazz-Soul single ‘Mr. Mango’ is the perfect way to showcase their newly revamped lineup… most notably Gene Terramani rocking Electric Guitar and 22 year old Sax Sensation Shane Arnold… There’s a Party is going on at Bernie’s… and the world is invited!
Drivetime has been carving out a niche for themselves in the smooth jazz market for many years, they have become internationally known and have had their melodically Soulful Jazz music enjoyed by fans around the world. This success included #1 most added track on The Billboard Jazz Charts Feb 2016, the following day after its release.
Bernie Capodici – Drivetime, Percussion/Band Leader/Producer
Trained from a very early age, Bernie was a popular musician with bands performing at various clubs in the U.S. for many years. He studied percussion and delved into the world of Latin Percussion which then took Bernie to the West Indies. He further developed his skills and passion for percussion along to the natural rhythms of the islands lifestyle. Today Bernie Capodici is a respected musician who has performed with so many sensational musicians including Chuck Reiney, Dexter Wansel, Jonathan Cain and most recently Justin Guarini. He’s recorded with luminaries including Bob Baldwin and Andrew Neu.
Drivetime have continuously performed at various music festivals, clubs and concerts right across America, Bernie Capodici and his Drivetime Ensemble have developed a huge fan base from Coast to Coast…Now Bernie has his sights on expanding his Global fan base,
his latest single ‘Mr Mango’ promises to take Drivetime’s melodically soulful and rhythmic ride all the way around the world to even more music fans!