Adam Isaac and the People

Adam Isaac and the People

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Adam Isaac and the People perform mostly original funk, soul, and pop based music and covers Prince, The Meters, The Ohio Players, and Marvin Gaye. The goal of the band is to sign a big fat record deal, so if any of you A&R people like what you here, SIGN US, PLEASE!!!!!!

Biography

About Adam Isaac and the People
Adam Isaac and the People is the concept of bassist, singer, songwriter Adam Isaac. The group consist of Adam Isaac, guitarist Joe Niesen, drummer Joey B. Banks, saxophonist Gabe Turner and Verlo on back-up vocals. The band began playing shows around the Madison/Milwaukee Wisconsin area in 2006 and plan to record and release their first album in the spring of 2007. Adam Isaac and the People perform mostly original funk, soul, and pop based music and covers Prince, The Meters, The Ohio Players, and Marvin Gaye. The goal of the band is to sign a big fat record deal, so if any of you A&R people like what you hear, SIGN US, PLEASE!!!!!!

Influences are James Brown, Clyde Stubblefield, Prince, Al Green, Marvin Gaye, Earth, Wind and Fire, Stevie Wonder, Parliment/Funkadelic, Ohio Players, The Isley Brothers, The Meters, Jaco Pastorius, Tower of Power,Maceo Parker, Fred Wesley, Grant Green, Soulive, John Mayer any many more artist I dont have time to mention, but you get the idea, anything FUNKY!!!!!!!!
Although the goal is to get a "Big Fat Record Deal", Adam Isaac loves to perform live. The singing bass player has been compared to Verdeen from Earth, Wind and Fire for his movement on the stage. Very animated, talented singer sonwriter from Mad Town Wisconsin. We the people, our music will speak for itself. So far, people love what they hear,and no one sits down at a Adam Isaac perfomance. Joey B. Banks, the protege' of master funk drummer Clyde Stubblefield, lays down thick, juicy,infectious funk grooves that are impossible to not dance to. Joe Niesen, provides the funky rhythm and lead guitars. Gabe Turner gives the band that classic funk saxophone sound that is rare to find these days. Verlo sings back and provides percussive support group.

Discography

Released a "Live" LP under the band name
"UNIVERSAL SOUL' in 2004.

Set List

SET 1

BLOWN AWAY
UNSPOKEN
HEART ATTACK
INTO LIGHT
CALL YOUR NAME
GOD MADE ME FUNKY-The Meters

SET TWO

SITUATIONS
IMPEACH THE PRESIDENT-The Meters
SHHHHHHH (BREAK IT ON DOWN)-Prince
JUST KISSED MY BABY-The Funky Meters
WE THE PEOPLE
SKIN TIGHT-Ohio Players

SET THREE

FUNKIFIED
PRETTY GIRL
NOTHING TO PROVE
SWEET POTATOE PIE
SEXUAL HEALING-Marvin Gaye,John Mayer
LUST

We have 30 original tunes and 10 covers.

We can easily do 3 one hour sets if needed.