In 1992 Tony Cestaro and Shaun Tique formed a band called Extreme Dream, which was an all original Rock, Top40, Adult Contemporary band. Tony and Shaun produced an album of the same name. Together they wrote all the music and lyrics, and from 1992-1994 spent a good deal of time in the studio arranging and recording Extreme Dream.
Shaun was the Vocalist,Guitarist and Keyboardist; Tony served as 2nd Guitarist and chief Lyric Writer. Other vocalist appeared on the album in addition to Shaun......
The song " The Cries of The Children", which dealt with the subject of child abuse, was a darker approach to tonys lyric style. And was done with Thereasa Arkel on Lead Vocals. " Heaven Is A Place Of Eternal Living" and : Right Hand Of Our Father" , written about Tonys parents were more spiritual aspects of the band.
Critics have described Tonys songs as being meaningful,deep and has a message behind every one. His latest works : "Baby Blue" and "Angel Eyes" elaborate moer on a romantic level; And the emotional "..... Eyes Of The Children", a song dedicated to childhood diseases , has generated several good reviews and brought Tony to a higher level of musical achievement. The song is currently being used to raise money for children with cancer, but not available for public purchase. If you would like to hear the song go to his website
www.myspace.com/extremedreamtwo . Tony is also an award winning and published poet.A former member of the Louisville Area Songwriters Co-Op and is affiliated with BMI. Tony is now wriying with songwriters:
Robert[ Lou. Ky.] "Eyes Of The Children"
Shelby Bicknel[ Franklin, Tn.] "Let Go Of My Mind, Alone
Mark Main[ Srllersburg, In.] "Heaven Help Me"
Mark Spence[ Lou. Ky.] "Not Me", "Downtown Lights", "Angel Eyrs"