HOLMESWOOD ISSUES HIS FIRST 12 SONG CD “HOLMESWOOD”
Date: Oct 10, 2015
New York, NY, October 10, 2015—Holmeswood releases his first 12 song self titled CD “Holmeswood” on October 9th, 2015. As a singer/songwriter, “Holmeswood,” an electro-pop/rock album with an exuberant mix of 12 tracks – two cover songs (Neil Young’s Heart of Gold and Madonna’s Hollywood) and 10 original tracks collaborated and co-written with NYC based British music producer Jamie Muffett – all a vibrant celebration that’s sure to rock dance clubs worldwide. On “Holmeswood”, Photo by J. Clynes Photography one can hear the undertones of classic Hollywood cinema soundtracks as in the song “James Dean” -- fused with sonic projection into the future which intones leaps of faith, growth, discovery, nature, emotions and dreams. These fun-loving tracks musically embrace the therapeutic and rejuvenating value of music with vitality and appreciation. “Holmeswood,” is available on iTunes and CD Baby.com.
Christopher Wood Holmes (a.k.a. ‘Holmeswood’, Christopher’s musical alter ego) is an American pop-rock singer/songwriter, actor, director and producer of film and music videos. His first film appearance was in director Frank Oz’s 2004 remake of The Stepford Wives, starring Nicole Kidman, Glen Close, Bette Midler and Christopher Walken. Next, he appeared in two episodes of Whoopi Goldberg’s sitcom Whoopi, followed by the lead role as a zombie slayer in Film Royale’s The Long Road to Gary, which premiered at the Village East Cinema in NYC as an Official Selection in the 2005 New York International Independent Film and Video Festival. After a bit part in Revolutionary Road, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet in 2009, he portrayed Corporate Agent Geryon alongside veteran actor and producer Lloyd Kaufman in his second Film Royale project Polypore, released in 2013.
In 2008, he made his live stage debut as the vocal performer “Holmeswood” at the New York International Guitar Festival’s “Bob Dylan Song Contest.” When Holmeswood took the stage at the legendary Bitter End on Bleecker Street in NYC he brought the house down performing a pop version of Dylan’s "Like a Rolling Stone." From there he was selected as one of the finalists to perform at the Arts World Financial Center–Winter Garden.
Be sure and treat yourself and your friends to “Holmeswood”.
Visit Holmeswood on his Website at http://www.holmeswoodmusic.com/
Contact Info: Janet Castiel, Redwood Entertainment, Inc., (212) 543-9998, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.redwoodentertainment.com