Damien Musto is one of the few artists who speak to their listeners’ hearts and souls with their music. He demonstrates an undeniable willingness to push genre boundaries and explore new styles, resulting in an innovative and accessible piece of music with roots in rock. And this really speaks to the impeccable creative power and broad soul of the artist. Wearing his heart on his sleeve, Damien takes listeners on a journey into his world with his genuine compositions that are life inspired.
“Open Up Your Heart (Acoustic)” is a heartfelt and soul-stirring rendition of his 2022 standout single that has been widely embraced by fans and critics.
The mellow, stripped-back guitar strings lay the groundwork for Damien’s gracious and crystal-clear, emotion-drenched vocals as he ebbs and flows beautifully, exuding such vulnerability and genuineness with his performance.
Unaltered in production, his voice is as real and raw as it gets, and the melodic, laid-back guitar melody provides the perfect bedrock for his hauntingly beautiful voice and the message behind the lyrics to thrive.
He showcases an impeccable guitar-picking technique to authenticate such a warm and melodic melody that provides the best bed of support for Damien’s incredible voice, allowing a listener to get drawn into the performance and find their own relatability within the lyrics.
A top-drawer performance, Damien delivers a powerful punch, hitting every note and feeling with gentle nuance and exuding such an irresistible allure with his rich voice and impressive range.
As with the first single, Damien worked with Jimmy Gnecco, OURS band producer, and it’s clear that the two have developed a strong chemistry between them; always getting the best out of each other!
Damien is currently on tour as the opening act for the OURS rock band while also working on his EP, which will be released in due course.
For now, relish this raw, emotional, and profound acoustic rendition by following the attached link and spreading the word.