!!DEEP FUNK MEETS TROPICAL FUNK!!!
Toronto's Legendary Horseshoe Tavern hosts a special night of non-stop rhythms. Two powerhouse bands share a bill promising to cater to every taste when it comes to the perfect beat. Expect to be wowed throughout the night by hip-hop breaks, rare groove, Carribean, Latin, gritty RnB and soulful stylings. This one is not to be missed — Grab your tickets NOW!
The Soul Motivators are here to restore your faith in funk. A fresh take on a classic sound, they blend 1970’s funk and soul, psychedelic jams and hip-hop breaks. This nine-piece Toronto powerhouse brings explosive energy to stage; playing with greats like Grandmaster Flash, Afrika Bambaataa, Lee Fields, Bernie Worrell and A Tribe Called Red. The Soul Motivators are now set to release their sophomore album in Fall 2018 on Do Right! Music, featuring the power-house vocal stylings of powerful leading lady Shahi Teruko. TSM stay true to their musical roots while bringing a fresh, unique, soulful energy to the table. It’s only up for here- so let yourself be motivated!
The Future Primitive are a new Toronto 6 piece who fuse classic Latin American and Caribbean styles with raw, emotive and catchy songwriting that they like to call ‘Tropical Soul music. At the heart of their sound lies a desire to connect the dots between the here and now of modern Toronto life, with the traditional sounds of their childhood roots (four of the six members are of Latin American heritage).
On the decks in between sets to keep the vibes flowing is DJ Iced Misto. The finest purveyor in town of high quality house, disco and funk.