Hollywood, CA based Vinyl Soul, Neo-latin/Pop/Rock/Soul band, has made breakthroughs in Japan, United States and Mexico. Vinyl Soul experiments with musical flavors of the past, combining Latin and soul rhythms with bolero and Spanish style guitars, classic old school trumpets and a touch of hip-hop and R&B, creating a pleasant fusion and a signature sound.
Vinyl Soul’s latest album “Cali” (2015) was recorded, mixed and produced by Nambo and mastered by Brian Lucey (The Black Keys, Arctic Monkeys, Beck, David Lynch, Counting Crows) Also featured on keyboards is Juan J. Covarrubias (Draco Rosa, for Phantom Vox studios).
Vinyl Soul has shared the stage with great artists such as, Camila, Daddy Yankee, Natalia Jimenez, Beto Cuevas, Smash Mouth, and Reik.
REVIEWS & HIGHLIGHTS
2015 European promotional tour
2015 “Cali” album release
2015 “A foreign Kiss” single release.
2014 “Naked” single release featuring Natalie Major.
2014 Release of the incomplete album “Analog Love” April 30th
2014 Remix release “It’s Cause I Miss You” featuring Natalie Major.
2013 Single release “A Piece of Me” featuring Pablo Hurtado from the Grammy winning band Camila.
2013 Music Connection features articles and interviews for February and March issues.
2012 Vinyl Soul makes the “Hot 100 Unsigned Bands” list for Music Connection Magazines December issue.
2012 December “A Lonely Christmas Poem” Single release
2012 Vinyl Soul opens for Natalia Jimenez at House of Blues Dallas for the launch of MundoFOX network.
2012 “A long time ago” Album release and promotional tour in Mexico.
2011 Release of “ The Acoustic Sessions” mini album on December 24th
2011 October 9th Vinyl Soul opens for Latin Grammy Winners, Camila, for their sold out show at the Gibson Amphitheatre
2011 June 2nd Vinyl Soul Releases, "Dream” deluxe Japanese edition, album
2011 Single “Big Green” Music Video is released.
2010 International Radio airplays: Radio Azul 104.3 Chile, Guerrilla Radio, Mexico. European FM radio stations (Spain, Sweden, Italy and Tenerife). Internet Radio stations in the UK, Canada, USA, Japan and The Netherlands.
2010 LATV airs, a half hour nationwide televised concert “En Concierto with Vinyl Soul” after winning Wriggley’s “Vive tu Musica with Gum 5” national battle of the bands competition.
2010 Vinyl Soul independently releases their album titled "Dream” mixed & produced by Nambo and mastered by Bob Lanzner. (Prince, Snoop Dogg, Santana, Bob Marley, B.B.King)
2009 Performed at The Cherry Blossom Festival in Japan for over 30,000 people. Live interviews by the Armed Forces & Metropolis Radio in Japan. Live interview with W Radio 690 Los Angeles/Baja California.
2009 Nominated for MTV Tr3s best Breakout Band Los Angeles VMA’s.
2008 Promotional Album “City of Angels” takes Vinyl Soul on tour to Japan. Debuts on "Tokyo Breakthrough” Japan’s major network Fuji television. Featured in Japans #1 English Magazine “Metropolis”. Opened for “Smash Mouth” at Atsugi U.S. Navy Base, in Japan.
2008 The original song “Let me love you” was selected for the soundtrack to “A Beautiful Life”, a film featured in the 2008 Sundance Film Festival.2008 Vinyl Soul’s original song “City of Angels” was featured on CBS’s “Around the World for Free” episode 42 Barrio Soup Kitchen, Caracas Venezuela.
2007 Performed at Oscars Night America, Los Angeles, CA.
”A band with a lot of potential...very versatile...really original, fun to
"Vinyl Soul is Fresh and invigorating blend of elegant, Spanish-influenced
R&B, Hip-hop with a global appeal." – Music Connection Magazine