SOUL MECHANIX – Tickets – Yoshi’s Oakland – Oakland, CA – November 11th, 2017


Groove-based soul & progressive funk


Sat 11.11

Doors: 9:45 pm / Show: 10:00 pm

Yoshi's Oakland

Oakland, CA



Soul Mechanix All Stars featuring:

Billy Johnson (Santana, Maze, Patti LaBelle) - Drums

Juan Escovedo (Pete Escovedo, Sheila E, Herbie Hancock, Prince, Patti LaBelle, Tito Puente) - Percussion 

Frank Martin (Sting, Stevie Wonder, Richard Bona, Larry Coryell, Al Jarreau) - Keys

Bill Ortiz (Santana, Tony! Toni! Tone!, Sheila E, Tito Puente) - Trumpet

Charles McNeal (Lyle Lovett, Boz Scaggs, Ray Obiedo) - Sax

Vernon Ice Black (Herbie Hancock, Stevie Wonder, Maze, Whitney Houston, Celine Dion, Aretha Franklin, Mariah Carey) - Guitar

Fred Ross (Pee Wee Ellis, Fred Wesley, Boz Scaggs, Aretha Franklin) - Vocals

Luq Frank - Vocals

Michael Tiny Lindsey - Bass

Graal - Guitar

With special guest Ryan Nicole - Raps/Vocals

Soul Mechanix
Soul Mechanix
Soul Mechanix blends groove-based Soul improv and progressive Funk drawing from a diverse universe of influences. Born from a fire to create something funky and unpredictable, Soul Mechanix is all love and features many of the top musicians in the Bay Area. It's a family thing! Soul & Funk covers and originals are thrown down without pause including songs from Michael, Marvin, Stevie, Chaka, Erykah, Donny, Aretha, Bill Withers, Bobby Brown, Blackstreet. Maxwell, Jill Scott, Mary J. Blige, Maze, Cameo, Funkadelic, Parliament, James Brown, Roberta Flack, Rick James, The Time, O'Jays, Slave, Ohio Players, Commodores and more.
Venue Information:
Yoshi's Oakland
510 Embarcadero West
Oakland, CA, 94607