Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Earworm Of The Week: Deep Soul Deities
Deep Soul Deities is a funk/soul/hip-hop/Afro hybrid group from Minneapolis. Featuring Tim Edstrom (vocals), Dave Tiede (drums), Rachel Price (alto sax and vocals), Jake Staron (guitar, keys, and vocals), Kyle Novak (tenor and soprano sax, flute, vocals) and Dan Zamzow (bass), Deep Soul Deities specializes in "grooves inside of grooves inside of grooves inside of grooves inside of grooves." The six-piece released their debut EP, Strange Brew in 2010 and is currently putting the final touches on their first full-length, set to drop on May 13.
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- Erica Rivera