Eliana Cargnelutti

Eliana Cargnelutti, Italian rock blues guitarist and singer, graduated in jazz guitar at the conservatory “G. Frescobaldi” in Ferrara.
Eliana is a strong singer and a crafty guitarist, one of the rare real front women in the rock blues scene. She plays a flavor of rock blues with a bit of everything in between: electric funk, mixed with pop and jazzy instrumentals, raw rock, tight blues grooves, illuminated by her skills as an electric guitarist. Her sets truly have something for everyone. Eliana is well known in the blues scene thanks to her infectious persona.
Eliana has played with various blues artists like Grand, John Craig (guitarist of Ike & Tina Turner), Peter Stroud (guitarist of Sheryl Crow), Charlie Musselwhite, Jamie Little (drummer of Uli Jon Roth and Boyzone), Enrico Crivellaro, Rudy Rotta, Tolo Marton, W.I.N.D. and the Joe Pitts Band, with whom she played in various Italian and American festivals. She also recorded a CD with them, in Arkansas, USA (2009). She has collaborated with the progressive rock/klezmer group Passover from Trieste for a tour in Tokyo, Japan (2010) for a tour and a live album in the United States, Boston (2012).
She did her part in the international Tour with the Blues Caravan project “Girls With Guitars” of Ruf Record label for all the 2015. Eliana was the winner of the Blues Contest in Pordenone, Italy, in 2010, she won the blues award as the “best new young artist” at “Oscar del Blues” in Modena, Italy. She was named one of the five “best female guitarists” in the rock blues scene at the American “Jimi Awards” in 2015 and she was nominated the 5th best female guitar player of the rock blues world by Blues E-news magazine.
Her first Cd “Love Affairs” was out the 12th November 2013 for VideoRadio Label. Her second Cd “Electric Woman” was out in January 2015 for Ruf Record Label. She also recorded the Cd “Girls with guitars “ in 2015, for the Ruf Records Label.
In 2017 Eliana created the one and only female tribute to Deep Purple around the world: Strange Kind Of Women. Eliana plays also with Living Dolls (http://www.facebook.com/LivingDollsGirlBand ) , Blue Ruin from New Zaeland (http://blueruinband.com),
Eliana Cargnelutti band (http://www.facebook.com/MissElianaCargnelutti)
and 2PLAY( http://www.facebook.com/duechitarre )
OFFICIAL SITE:  www.elianacargnelutti.com
FACEBOOK PAGE:  www.facebook.com/MissElianaCargnelutti
Contact : misseband@gmail.com