" Appearing nervous and excited, he later offers her some of the few English words he knows, proclaiming: "I love you too. I love you too." She tells him: "Aw, I don't even know what you're saying, but I love you so much." But his efforts to woo the US vlogger landed him in big trouble as he was arrested in the Saudi capital Riyadh while hanging out with his friends.
), and has done an updated recording of “I Still Believe.” So far that recording exists only as a CD single available from Cappello at shows, but it seems ripe for a vinyl issue by one of the current crop of horror soundtrack reissue labels—we’re looking at you Death Waltz and Waxwork Records!
A sidelining heroin addiction led him unexpectedly to bodybuilding.
Capello relates an incident on his 25th birthday, visiting his parents and having his niece run from the room crying due to his poor, drug-addled condition.
His career began shortly after he left the New England Conservatory to study under his idol, jazz legend, Lennie Tristano.
Cappello cites “Turkish Mambo” as the life-changing track that pushed him to seek Tristano’s guidance.