Palm Springs, CA (PressExposure) February 02, 2012 -- Soul singer sensation Gina Carey & "The Urban Soul Guitarist" "John Carey" are ready to take the music industry by storm once again as they prepare for the new Valentine's Day CD releases " Love Letters" ( Gina Carey) & " Smooth Soulful & Funky ( John Carey). This multi talented husband and wife team plan to release their solo project simultaneously on February 14, 2012. "Love Letters" includes 10 beautifully delivered songs all well written, arranged, composed and produced by Gina Carey. "Love Letters" is a combination of Soul, R&B, funk and & smooth jazz. Her husband Soul /Jazz Guitarist John Carey has also dazzled this CD with his sultry Guitar licks on every track and vocal contributions in "Love Joy & Peace".
"I am really excited about this project!". "This is the first album that I have ever had complete creative control over. At last, those who enjoy my music will finally get the chance to hear the real Gina Carey. "I am different and I want my music to reflect my eclectic melodic style. I love different sounds and experimenting with different combinations of instruments coming together that you don't usually hear. Who said music has to be predictable! Not me!". Gina deems her husband as her greatest inspiration for these incredible Love songs. "My mission is to ignite to world to love again". Let's bring back the old school!"
Gina's last CD "Melodic" soared all the way up the #1 spot on the UK Soul charts. She shared the Top 30 charts will soul divas Jill Scott, India Aire and Aretha Franklin. Melodic was also named one of the Top Soul Albums of the year in the November/December 2011 issue of "Soul Brother Records", One of the largest Records stores still standing in the UK. Gina anticipates the same if not more success from her new upcoming Valentines gift "Love Letters".
Gina Carey is not the only one in the Carey household that's making noise in 2012. Her husband, mentor and tour partner "The Urban Soul Guitarist" John Carey" is about to pluck his strings yet another time with his new upcoming 5th CD release "Smooth and Funky". "Smooth, Soulful & Funky ".
John's eclectic rhythmic style continues to fascinate listeners worldwide. Smooth, Soulful & Funky includes 10 well written and performed songs with a variety of musical styles. Soul, Funk, Latin and Smooth Jazz influences can all be heard on album. All songs were perfectly written, composed, arranged and produced by none other than John Carey himself. John has included special guest appearances on Smooth Soulful & Funky as well. Recording artist such as John's wife, Gina Carey is featured on songs such as Old School, Who Am I ,& I'm into you, Smooth Jazz Recording Artist Will Donato (Funkability) who is also featured on award winning & chart topping Smooth Jazz Artist Steve Oliver's CD, can also be heard on John Carey's hot Latin jazzy tune " Spicy".T-Connection, a funk and disco group from Nassau, the Bahamas, who scored two hits on the Billboard Hot 100 between 1977 and 1979, Theophilus Coakley (Piano) & Kirkland Coakley (Bass) were also featured on "We Came Here To Party".
John Carey quotes" Although I love to play smooth jazz music, "I also enjoy playing many other styles of music as well". Smooth Jazz, Soul, Blues, Hendix & Santana. I don't want to be in a box known as only a smooth Jazz Guitarist, I want to be known a as a guitarist who plays good music. I want to give my listeners the very best of me."
John's last CD "New Beginnings"" soared all the way up the #8 spot on the UK Soul charts and was recently named one of the Top Smooth Jazz Albums of the year 2011 along with Smooth Jazz Guitarist Nick Colionne in the November/December 2011 issue of "Soul Brother Records". Just like his wife Gina, John is excited and is looking forward to exceeding to success of "New Beginnings" with his new upcoming CD "Smooth, Soulful & Funky". In 2011 John produced the Gina Carey's CD Melodic which soared to the #1 spot on the UK Soul Charts.
The Carey's show no signs of stopping anytime soon. Look out for Gina Carey's "Love Letters" & John Carey's "Smooth, Soulful & Funky" CD's this Valentine's Day February 14, 2012. Their CD's will be available at CDBABY and all digital download online retailers such as ITunes, Amazon and many others. To find out more about John and Gina Carey visit Gico Music or call 760. 678. 5815.