Gloria Maria, who has become a known singer in her residence in Cork, Ireland, is releasing her debut CD album "Smorgasbord" for sale. The CD is compiled of a variety of her original songs: classic-like soft rock, ballads and a couple of bluesy/jazzy tunes thrown in. Gloria Maria, an American originally from Chicago, has been living in the Cork area for a number of years after changing direction in life. After having tried a variety of musical outlets, she formed 'Foot To The Floor' which covered American contemporary country music. Gloria Maria began writing her own material this decade when she tired of singing other peoples music. She has sung at open mikes in Cork and Los Angeles, California. Once she had enough material, she formed The Gloria Maria Band.