Global Artists Collective gives you a choice of internationally recognized ensembles that have thrilled diverse audiences around the world:
*** Global Heat = Contemporary R&B/Soul/Funk dance band (option to include dancers and/or DJ at discounted added fee)
*** Maya Soleil = Afro-World Fusion, Traditional and Contemporary African/Caribbean (music & dance)
*** TRIBE-olution = Musical Dance Theatre exploring the roots of hip hop dance in traditional dance of Africa, Brazilian Capoeira, and Kung Fu.
GLOBAL HEAT is all-live R&B/Soul/Funk music. With strong cross-generational appeal, Global Heat is positive, funky, and fun. Winner of the 2011 Jammin' Challenge produced by Seattle Wave Radio and the Hard Rock Cafe, Global Heat has toured nationally and internationally to provide high-energy entertainment for festivals, concerts, and other events. Recipient of a prestigious awards from Seattle Next50, 4Culture, Theatre Puget Sound, and Bellingham Music Film Festival. See video for footage of live shows. Global Heat features a full live band with vocals, keyboards, saxophone/flute/guitar, bass, percussion, and drums. Option to add full horn section. An international touring band, members of Global Heat have performed in 34 countries worldwide.
Reviews of Global Heat:
? "Global Heat simply brought the house down at the Experience Music Project... SkyChurch Venue… they engaged the crowd of 3,000+ with music that was mystical, magical, majestic and with a message" Corporate Client (USA)
? “Truly remarkable and wonderful” [Joyce Taylor, King 5 (NBC) News]
? “rave reviews and depth of impact… professional, talented, and hardworking group of artists” [Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts, Reno NV]
? "a high point" of the festival [Paul DeBarros, Entertainment Reviewer, The Seattle Times]
MAYA SOLEIL presents a dynamic show with vocals, dance, colorful costumes, and various musical instruments to complement their multi-cultural music - from traditional African to Caribbean to contemporary funky dance beats. Acoustic (traditional) or Electric (world fusion) bands available.
Reviews of Maya Soleil:
? "unique audio-visual experience" [HotBands.com] that "can get a crowd of people on their feet" [Sounds of Seattle].... and
? "an audio-visual, world-beat collage of song, dance, wild percussion and interlocking rhythm" [Juneau Empire]
TRIBE-olution is a high energy multi-media music & dance group for special events. Masters of dance from Africa, Brazil, Asia, and hip hop traditions. Particularly good for school or corporate events.
Reviews of TRIBE-olution:
? "this is amazing… The feedback has been beyond stellar [Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts, Reno, NV]
? "beautiful show” [Programming Director, Northwest Folklife Festival]