Just to set the record straight, Albert is quick to point out his last name is pronounced (Ca-Steel-Ya). It's a name that has been resonating with Blues Lovers for well over 2 decades as one of the premiere Blues Artist on the scene today. Working the stages from early on with the likes of Blues Great Junior Wells and gigging with Pinetop Perkins and John Primer, Albert was destined to scratch that creative itch as a dynamic Solo Blues Artist. A progression of album releases starting in 2002 has given rise to a tall wave of buzz from the Blues Press and an adoring Fanbase. Toting a Guitar case full of heart-stopping material, Albert has hit on a Solid Ground tone and style all his own. His music has given way, and the floodgates have opened for this Modern Day Blues Man that is truly Living the Dream. Searing guitar work and instantly recognizable vocals have pushed him and his Blues to a level that few can achieve. His face paced boogie, great hooks and ferocious lyrics have earned him the nickname “Big Dog.” Enter his “Stompin Ground, ” and you'll know why Albert Castiglia is a Blues Talent that is impossible to ignore.