Rob Cannillo: Video
The Ladle Will Rock - March 7, 2011
Concert will feature Band of Brothers, Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes, Bastards of Boom, the Surf Dogs, Mamalee Rose and Friends, Danni D., Rob Cannillo, and surprise guests. “
Thursdays on the Green at Sussex County Community College - June 29, 2010
Appearing on Thursday, July 1st, 2010 at 6:00PM...
Thursdays on the Green Presents a Night of Blues, Rock & Country
Raised on a diet of the Allman Brothers, Ray Charles, BB King and Bob Dylan, Rob writes songs with grit, emotion and meaning, delivered with a smokey vocal. A self taught guitar player, Rob has always had a story to tell. He has emerged as one of the Hudson Valley's premier singer‐songwriter's. Recently, Rob has shared the stage and/or opened for Steve Forbert, members of Lynryd Skynyrd, Bad Company, G.E. Smith and Jimmy Hall. Rob is endorsed by WPDH's 101.5 FMs Robyn Taylor and Hartke Acoustic Amps.
Concert Series Ends on High Note - March 1, 2009
(by Lise Greene - Correspondent - September 19, 2008)
The 2008 open-air concert season at the outdoor amphitheater in Camp Jefferson concluded on Sat., Aug. 30 with two shows.
First up was Rob Cannillo, a New Jersey singer and songwriter who also plays acoustic guitar and harmonica At the amphitheater concert, Cannillo was joined by Neal Grover on keyboard, Rick Pisani on drums, and Will Smith on saxophone. Smith thrilled the audience with several octave-spanning, spine-tingling sax solos that provided a smooth contrast to Cannillo’s equally smooth vocals.
THE JOURNAL NEWS - July 26, 2007
"Putting his words to music"
Rob Cannillo Band in Mahopac set.
Rob Cannillo never dreamed of being a rock star. He just wanted to put his poems into songs lyrics that people could relate to and enjoy.
His Lyrics, combined with his guitar style have caught the attention o listeners.
"I want to get my guitar and get out in front of 100 or 200 people and say.."Hey, how are you doing?" and recreate the music every night." He says
SKYLANDS Magazine - June 16, 2007
by MARY JASCH
"What Life Can Be: The Rob Cannillo and Friends Band" - April 16, 2007
A hush spread throughout the place as Rob and Friends began to play, proving once again that exceptional music produced by fine musicians can be found in the most unlikely places.
Ignoring the well meaning advice of fellow musicians, friends and family to "play songs that people know", Rob plays his gritty sounding original songs anywhere he can.
It his his original songs that touch the lives of so many who thank him for his crusade in the fight against cancer.
By Z, Editor of The VILLAGE MUSE (Feb 16, 2007)
The TIMES HERALD RECORD - January 21, 2007
Times Herald Record NY
ROB and FRIENDS perform to enthusiastic crowd in Hamptons - December 3, 2005
The Stephen Talkhouse
ROB and Friends rolled into town and rocked the Talkhouse, which hosts the likes of Paul Simon, Jimmy Buffet and The Rolling Stones!
They hope to be back this summer.