EvesDrop featuring Eve Soto and Curtis Smithson, is one of New Yorks finest R&B soul/tribute bands The sounds of EvesDrop are rich and soulful. They provide music entertainment at its best. Whether thay are performing their "SADE" tribute or your favorite R&B songs or a freestyle jammin jazz session. They will have you on the floor movin or laid back groovin with their "GROWN SOUL" tribute to R&B hits (80s,90s,to current R&B soul) .
For outstanding music entertainment,big or small, contact EVESDROP for your event/venue.
Venues 2012- 2013 , BBKings NYC (Sade Tribute),-Club Iguana NYC(Grown Soul & Sade Tribute), RavensHead, Queens,N.Y. , Cotton Club Harlem,N.Y., Arts On Third (Opener for Dougie Fresh) , Ugly Kitchen,NYC Shrine NYC, Virgos Soul Cafe ,Beacon, N.Y.
Eve Soto -Singer, recording artist, songwriter ,engineer & teacher, Eve has a smooth sultry flow that will please your inner core body and soul. Her graceful vocal style is dynamic and timeless Her professional music conquest includes collaborations with Crave Records (owned by Mariah Carey, Universal records, Sony records, & independent record labels.
"Eve's live version of Sade's SWEETEST TABOO sounds like Sade's studio version!"
Michael James New York
Curtis Smithson - lead male vocalist and guitarist. Curtis has been singing and playing for over 25 years in the tri-state area. His voice has the tones of Will Downing, Donnie Hathaway and Luther Vandross. His George Benson routine is highly requested atmost of his venues. Curtis's playing and singing style has it own following of true R&B music lovers.
Shawn Keys (Band Director/Keyboards/piano) is an uber-talented Music Producer, Professional Pianist, Studio Engineer, Composer & DJ currently residing in New York. His eclectic musical influences, performance and composing abilities include R&B, soul, alternative, urban, classical, pop culture, jazz and gospel. Shawn has worked luminaries such as Isaac Hayes, Erykah Badu, Herbie Mann, Onaje Allan Gumbs, Alex Bungion, Cyrus Chestnut, Zhane, Mary Wilson, Tramaine Hawkins, just to name a few.
Nick Black-lead guitar
Dave Andrews Bass
Craig DePass- Percussion
Wayne Davis- saxaphone
Eve Soto (vocal lead),
Curtis Smithson (Vocal lead/guitar),
Shawn Keys (Band Driector/Kayboard/Piano),
Nick Black (Bass),
Nathaniel Sutter (Drums),
Wayne Davis (Saxaphone),
Craig DePass (Percussion)