1. A soul/jazz band from New York, USA.
2. A blues-rock trio from Melbourne, Australia.
1. A Singer/Songwriter team, consisting of New York singer Lilly Martin and Swiss keyboarder Michael Dolmetsch, presenting their new cd “through the night”. The album contains 13 songs full of heartful stories.
On stage with their band, the loop’s musical creations come to life and flourish. An eclectic mix of soul, blues, pop and jazz create the sophisticated sound of smooth adult contemporary music. Presenting a musical fusion of reflective lyrics and harmonic melodies that entertain the imagination and soothe the soul.
Lilly Martin’s natural stage presence and soulful vocal renditions of original and cover selections – along with the talents of co-writer, composer and producer Michael Dolmetsch, have become the insider performance tip to follow ever since premiering at the Dampfzentrale, Bern in 2003.
Core Band: Lilly Martin - vocals, percussion / Michael Dolmetsch – piano, keyboards / Roland Sumi – bass / Hermann Eugster – drums / Marco Jencarelli – guitars
2. The Loop, a fresh, tight, four piece from the depths of Melbourne. Inspired by the regality of Chess Records, the grit of 60s blues boom, and a touch of the modern, they produce blues with a shot of rock and roll. … The Loop grace the stage in style, having shown their chops and cut their teeth across many a dive. Come and experience the energetic, danceable and majestic down-town soul of The Loop. Blaze away your night by adding diesel fuel to R&B – to play catch the burning lighter.
Members: Henry Brooks - Bass and Lead Vocals // Michael Lane - Guitar and Vocals // Dom Long … - Drums and Christmas cheer // Mike Ryan - sessional Piano and Vocals