Take an amazing ethiopian-italian guitarist-dancer and add kick ass musicians and dancers and you get a band with phenomenal showmanship !! GAB GUMA & TANGIBLE TRUTH!! rock soul with a message that makes you wanna dance!!! "Next big thing out of Philly!"...Tiffany Bacon -Power99FM


GAB GUMA was born in ETHIOPIA and moved to ITALY @ the prime age of 2 and then landed in the U.S. @19. He's been playing guitar since the age of 14 learning from the best in various music styles, from Hendrix to Steve Vai, B.B. King to SRV, Miles Davis to Prince. When he came to the U.S. he discovered a passion for DANCE that took him around the world with companies like JOFFREY II and the famous PHILADANCO from Philadelphia! It was in Philly that he decided to finally form a band and build a performance around it that would express his love for both music and dance; a presentation of his artistic vision: A MESSAGE OF HOPE AND UNITY WRAPED UP IN SELF EMPOWERMENT AND GROWTH, DELIVERED WITH GREAT HONEST MUSIC AND A KILLER PERFORMANCE! GAB GUMA & Tangible truth has been rocking stages across the nation and over the air waves world wide for the past 5 years. GAB GUMA & Tangible Truth won 1st place at Lincoln Theater's Appolo Night in Washington, D.C., March 2003. Gabriele's collaboration with other artists earned him a nomination for BEST URBAN ACT twice @ the PHILADELPHIA MUSIC AWARDS 2004. Gab's collaborations has led him to appear or collaborate with artists like METHOD MAN, TWISTA, DRU HILL,INDIA IRIE,TAMIA, M.O.P., KINDRED, THE ROOTS, MOBB DEEP, CIARA, FLOETRY, FREEWAY, Bassist GERALD VEASLEY, SILVERTIDE, JAGUAR WRIGHT,FREDDIE JACKSON and many more......
Since the the release of their EP "WE'RE NOT FROM HERE" in 2002,GAB has been writing lots of incredible amount of new material that is in the process of being recorded. GAB GUMA and Tangible Truth are considering offers from independent and major lables, booking agents and promoters. In the effort of building a solid group of fans GAB GUMA & Tangible Truth keep on making music the old fashioned way......from the heart!!!!.....go ahead...check out our website and enjoy the music!!!!


GAB GUMA & TANGIBLE TRUTH released their acclaimed EP "WE'RE NOT FROM HERE" in 2002. Emerging from this collection of songs is the hit single 'SATURDAY' boasting regular radio play on Power99 FM (Philly), SOLAR RADIO (London) and a number of mainsreem, college and internet stations in U.S., EUROPE and AFRICA!!!GAB will be releasing the new album "KEEP ON RISING"in june 07`!!!! Check out the new hit songs "Born as a King" and "Where I belong" feat. the amazing Carol Riddick

Set List

We have 6 different band formats,from A-band( 10 members) to F-band (5 members) depending on venue dimentions and budjet.
The set list consist in 85% original tunes and some covers tunes that vary constantly! We have a 15 min., 30min., 45min, 1 hr and 1.5hr set list. For more info please e-mail: