Saturday, March 15, 2008
Water Seed are a band who I have discovered on Soul Commune.Check out their MySpace
Water Seed has a unique sound that reminds you of better days. This band has combined all the things that you love about music into one harmonious sound. Though often categorizes as Neo-Soul, this band has gained respect from the hardest hip hop heads to the old school jazz cats. Their music has a funny way of getting under your skin and before you know it you are singing and dancing to their soulful vibes.
Considered one of the hottest and most exciting independent bands,Water Seed puts on a show that rivals national acts. Water Seed hascreated rave reviews, playing the west coast, east coast and the south. Performances in several venues as well as festivals has increased their fanbase to thousands.
Water Seed infiltrated the New Orleans, Atlanta, Washington D.C., Maryland and Virginia music scenes; playing gigs from Tipitina s Uptown (New Orleans), The House of Blues (New Orleans), Zanzibar On The Waterfront (Washington D.C.) to the Apache Cafi (Atlanta), Bohemian Cavern (Washington D.C.) and the Hard Rock Cafi (New Orleans).
Incredibly good music with a unique sound. - Sal Gualstratus, A&R, Motown Records If you are looking for the right combination of jazz and funk, then Water Seed is the CD you need to buy. Lyrics to The Way are sensual, inspirational and to the point. Pop in the Water Seed CD and let go. I promise you will enjoy the ride. -Tiffany Zeno, Producer, WCNC-TV, NBC6, Charlotte Other Credits: -5000 cds sold independently and counting -Breaking Down-soundtrack -DC Poets-soundtrack -Nominated by M.B.S.T.I.A. for best musician, best vocalist, and best song. -Nominated by WAMA for Best Urban Contemporary Band/Group -Winner of "Best Song" M.B.S.T.I.A. -Finalist for CALLATT Undiscovered Talent Contest. -Performer @ the 2004 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival -Performer @ Hard Rock Cafe New Orleans -Performer @ Tipitina's New Orleans, La. -Performer @ Boom Boom Room San Francisco, Cali -Performer @ Temple Bar Santa Monica, Cali -Performer @Mr. Bojangles Richmond, Va. -Performer @ The Spot Hollywood, Cali -Performer @ Apache Cafe Atlanta, Ga -Performer @ Rubber Gloves Denton, Tx -Performer @ Uptown Tap Columbus, Ga. -Performer @ Virgin Records New Orleans, La. -Performer @ Blue Nile New Orleans, La. -Performer @ The Velvet Lounge w. Rebirth Brass Band Wash D.C. -Performer @ The Hanger New Orleans, La. w/ Big Sam's Funky Nation -Performer @ 2005 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival -performer@Jazz Club 307 Lafayette, La. -Performer@2005 Mofest New Orleans, La. -The East Gallery Atlanta, Ga. For Full list visit the archives at waterseedmusic.com