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CARUSO In the Face 35th Anniversary Deluxe (2023)

CD Album (17 Tracks) 


It's the SENSATION-al, remastered 1987 EP by the CARUSO band, newly expanded with TWELVE 80s-era, live, remix and bonus tracks.

Read along with the album right here on the website, with extensive liner notes, including the story behind the album, a band retrospective, an in-depth, song-by-song rundown, a 'where are they now?' page,  photos, lyrics and web links to even more content.

Your deluxe, 17-track CD will arrive in a shrink-wrapped jewel case.


"You only need to hear 'In The Face' once to sing along. The talented CARUSO band could have achieved pop stardom in the 1980s, based on their immediately contagious pop gems..  ...An exceptional album that leaves you wanting more.
-- Paolo Milea / Power Pop Station

CARUSO In the Face 35th Anniversary Retro Tee Shirt PLUS Deluxe CD

Tee Shirt + CD (17 tracks)

Unisex, tie-dye tee shirt with a classic fit that is roomy and accommodating. 100 % cotton.  Double-stitched sleeves, waist, shoulders and collar. Reinforced shoulder construction maintains shape after repeated washings. Color: Blue Lagoon.  Color variations may occur and no two products are alike.  Imported; processed and printed in the U.S.A.

The CD boasts 17 tracks and arrives in a shrink-wrapped jewel case.

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  • Radiophonic

    CD Album (10 Tracks) 

    #8 Best 2020 Power Pop Album
    -- Power Pop News

    Top 10 Songs of 2020
    (Little Miss Sunshine)
    Hop On Power Pop

    Top 15 2020 Essential Albums
    -- Chasing the Essential

    #19 Best 2020 Power Pop Album
    -- Power Pop Station

    #23 Top 100 Albums of 2020
    --Absolute Powerpop

    Top 25 Album & EP Faves of 2020
    -- Indie Pop Takeout

    Written, arranged, produced and recorded by Dave Caruso.  Shrink-wrapped in a jewel case.


    "Caruso shows a fascinating ability to create memorable melodies to unforgettable chord progressions, and the result is a set of songs that stay embedded in your brain hours after you hear them.  ...An exceptional album that leaves you wanting more.
    -- Peter Lee / Hooks and Harmony

    Radiophonic Supersonic
    Design Tee Shirt

    Relaxed, tailored  & ultra-comfortable
    Fruit of the Loom, 100% pre-shrunk cotton
    Fabric Weight: 5.0 oz (mid-weight)
    Double-stitch shoulder, sleeve,
    collar, & waist seam
    Imported; processed & printed in the U.S.A.

    Women's tee offers plenty of room
    ideal for most body types
    contoured & side-seamed for a feminine fit.  * Women's sizes run small *

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    Radiophonic Supersonic
    Design Long-Sleeve Tee

    Men's Long Sleeve T-Shirt by Next Level
    A comfortable classic, cut to fit the body.

    100% cotton
    Fabric Weight: 4.3 oz (lightweight)
    Tear-away label, 1X1 baby rib collar
    Reinforced shoulder construction maintains shape after repeated washings
    Imported; decorated & printed in the U.S.A.

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    Buddha Pesto

    CD Album (10 Tracks) 

    #1 Album 10/21/18

    -- Phil Maq / WHFR-FM

    #32 Album of 2018
    Phil Maq / WHFR-FM

    Ten songs bursting with melodic pop, power pop, jangle pop, 70s songwriter pop, alternative pop, baroque pop, Beatles pop, synth pop and ska -- each beautifully written, arranged, sung, played, produced and recorded by Dave Caruso.  Shrink-wrapped in a jewel case..


    "'Boomer, Jenna & Lennie' is a classic, ever-so-catchy Eric Carmen-styled number about negotiating life’s path and the ups and downs that are presented along the way. Light, percussive piano, electric guitar stabs and a sumptuous melody propel this song to the top of the pops.""
    -- Alan Haber / Program Director
    Alan Haber's Pure Pop Radio

    Songwriter Stories
    Ringer Tee

    Fans of Dave's music interview podcast will love this black ringer tee shirt with white accents and the "Songwriter Stories" banner.

    Snug, comfortable fit.
    Soft-combed jersey cotton.
    American Apparel or Champion
    Product ID: 2410W
    Fitted sleeves and collar
    Double-stitched cuffs, collar and waist
    Imported; processed and printed in the USA.

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    CD Single (5 Tracks) 

    This 6-song CD with jewel case & shrinkwrap includes the single "Champion" from Dave's album, "Cardboard Vegas Roundabout," plus 4 bonus tracks of alternate mixes from the album, plus an early mix of "Listen to This," from Dave's "Buddha Pesto Manifesto" album. The cover art is a playful recreation of the Beach Boys' "Pet Sounds" classic album cover.


    "Highly tuneful.  Like eating frosting straight from the jar.  Splattered throughout the song are Beach-Boys harmonies – even the “ba, ba ba ba” that the Beach Boys were known for and a high-pitched “wooo” that would make Brian Wilson swoon.  Caruso has a knack for melody and harmony."
    Peter Lee / Hooks & Harmony

    Cardboard Vegas Roundabout (2014)

    2-CD Deluxe Edition (22 Tracks)

    #6 Best Albums of 2014
    #7 Best Songs of 2014
    "The Art of Erica"
    -- Pop That Goes Crunch

    Dave's second solo effort is a self-produced tour de force of sparkling sunshine pop, jangly power pop and soulful ballads about identity, loss, home, friendship, hope, and the perils of social media.  It's served up in a stylish, gatefold digipak with 10 songs on disc one, plus 12 alternate versions, bonus mixes & demos) on disc two, plus a 12-page booklet with song lyrics, color photos, musician and song credits, liner notes, and a song title search game.


    "Ten finely crafted tunes.  Caruso lays down some of the most complex vocal arrangements of the year, and succeeds over and over again.  Tasty songcraft."
    -- Jeffrey Raskin / Host, The Big Show & Program Dir., Pop That Goes Crunch

    Parker Revisited

    CD Album (6 Tracks) 

    Dave's celebrated, debut solo album, revisited in 2020 with remixed and remastered tracks, plus a bonus mix of "Letter to My Ex."  Includes updated artwork and jewel case.


    "...Sunny, chiming guitar melodies that are instantly catchy and accessible. The song craft is top notch, a perfect example is the Elvis Costello sounding title track “Elizabeth Parker”. The next gem is “I Can’t Be On Time,” a finely tuned slice of 80’s styled power pop.  An excellent addition to your music collection."
    Aaron Kupferberg / Powerpopaholic

    CARUSO: In the Face (1987)

    Rare, Original-Seal, Vintage Vinyl Album (5 Tracks)

    Four original songs by Dave Caruso, plus a short, bonus, a capella cover track.  Featuring the single, "London."  Originally released by the CARUSO band in 1987, limited quantities are available for this collectors item.  Get one while they last.

    "Caruso has all the makings of a great pop band... The beat on 'London,' the first number on the disc and the one which has received the most air play on radio, is a fast-paced, enjoyable morsel of pop music.  It's accented with a gashing guitar and vibrant vocals...  'Young and Tender' is the strongest song on the EP... Musically, the Carusos have their house in order." 
    -- The Detroit Free Press