OWC Music Consultant Roger Adler to Perform with Country Rock Singing Sensation Kim Wolff

15th annual Country Thunder extravaganza to feature McHenry County rising star Kim Wolff and multiple EMMY Award nominee guitarist and digital recording professional Roger Adler.

Jul 12, 2006 | Woodstock, IL


Country rock singing sensation Kim Wolff and her band, Tin Horse, led by four-time EMMY nominated composer/producer/guitarist Roger Adler, will perform at the 15th annual Country Thunder music festival on Thursday, July 20, in Twin Lakes, WI. The local star is featured in a lineup of such superstars Keith Urban, Trisha Yearwood, Gretchen Wilson and Leann Rimes.

The twenty year old Wolff, whose rock-infused country delivery and head-turning looks draw easy comparisons to Shania Twain and Gretchen Wilson, is taking time off from recording her debut album, scheduled to premiere in September, to appear at one of the nation's biggest country music reviews for the summer. She is recording at Adler's new state-of-the-art "studioA" digital recording studio at the Lakeside Legacy Arts Park in Crystal Lake .

Adler, whose album credits include "The Garage Album" and the "Groundhog Day" movie soundtrack, is also a digital recording specialist whose studioA is also a showroom for audio products sold through

To aid up and coming new musicians and music enthusiasts, Adler is participating in a free consultancy program through a special arrangement with leading technology solutions provider Other World Computing (OWC), which operates the popular e-commerce technology portal

Through the designated URL:, aspiring digital musicians and recording artists can get personalized, one-on-one guidance from Adler on how to upgrade their specific computer system as efficiently as possible to achieve their unique recording goals. After supplying information about their current Mac or PC systems, musicians will receive advice that is personalized to their unique set up, typically within 48 hours.

The same software and equipment being used to record Wolff's debut album at Adler's studioA is available for sale to the public through a special arrangement with Other World Computing via the web site or by phone at (800) 275-4576.

Wolff, a crowd-pleasing singer and accomplished actress who has appeared onstage in northern Illinois and at numerous summertime music festivals, will also appear at this year's Illinois State fair. Her debut CD will contain new material penned by Adler.

For more information on the free music consultancy program visit:

Country/rock crowd favorite Kim Wolff will appear at this year's Country Thunder in Twin Lakes, WI.

About Kim Wolf
Kim Wolff, 20, placed as a top finalist in Fox Idol 2005, was featured as a finalist on NBC's 2004 "Gimme the Mike," and was singled out as Best New Talent in the 2003 Trowbridge Symposium - Nashville Star Search competition. Drawing comparisons to musical influences Shania Twain, Martina McBride and Gretchen Wilson, Wolff, a native of McHenry, IL., studied voice under Patricia Rusk, vocal director of the Chicago Academy of the Arts. Wolff is a graduate of McHenry East High School and is currently a music major St. Ambrose University in Davenport, IA. In 2001, Wolff was given her dream role as Sandy in the musical Grease, under the direction of Rikki Lee Travolta, where she captivated the audience with her acting ability as well as her voice. She also has appeared in Evita, The King and I, and Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat.

About Roger Adler
Roger Adler is a four-time EMMY nominated composer, producer, and performer. He is an endorser and clinician for the iGuitar by Brian Moore Guitars and his work is recognizable in over 1,000 television commercials. Adler performed at the Presidential Inaugural Ball in Washington D.C. as recently as 2005 and his recordings include appearances on the "Groundhog Day" feature film soundtrack and The Garage Album. He is widely recognized for his role as Music Director for the A&E television series "The Best of Comic Relief" starring Robin Williams, Billy Crystal, and Whoopi Goldberg and for 16 years as Music Director for the popular series "Wild Chicago." Adler is the owner of two recording studios serving the professional entertainment industry, i^3 audio at North Pier in Chicago and studioA at Lakeside Legacy Arts Park in Crystal Lake, IL. In addition to facilitating the Daily Guitar Jam Widget (, Adler produces the popular Podcast Show "Rock Your Computer" which broadcasts to an international audience via Apple's iTunes Music Store.

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