The  Saints of Soul

The Saints of Soul

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In the spirit of musical reverence and appreciation, The Saints of Soul champion the passion and timelessness of good soul music. Eight musicians, trained and fluent, perfected and dedicated to the making & remaking of vintage soul. Fabulous live shows. Long live the Soul Tradition.

Biography

Overflowing with talent and known for innovation, Detroit has long been home to some of the world's most recognized and influential musicians. The tradition continues with Metro Detroit's dynamic band, The Saints of Soul.

An eight-piece ensemble reminiscent of early Motown, The Saints of Soul have managed to pull together the most skilled and sought after musicians from the north, south, east and west to create a horn-driven collective with a solid and growing fan base. Formed a decade ago, the band's classic sound and high energy stage shows make it a force to be reckoned with, etching its mark on the local music scene and performing regularly at numerous venues throughout Michigan.

The Saints of Soul's distinctive vibe evolves from the eclectic roots of its members. Soul, funk, Motown, R&B, blues, jazz, and classical influences translate into explosive power, provocative melody, infectious grooves. Soul Music.

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Discography

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Hot Grits
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Set List

Current repertoire is predominantly soul covers. We are capable of playing 3 to 4 hour sets.

Sets typically include plenty of Motown and Stax: Aretha Franklin, Rufus & Chaka, Sam & Dave, Otis Redding, Sam Cooke, The Temptations, Betty Wright, James Brown, Edwin Starr, The Commodores, Wild Cherry, Junior Wells, Clarence Carter, Gladys Knight, Stevie Wonder, The Isley Brothers, The Jackson Five, Bill Withers, Johnnie Taylor, Kool & the Gang, Al Green, Marvin Gaye, Sly & the Family Stones, Johnny Guitar Watson, CSN, Van Morrison, The Stones