TobyVEnT
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TobyVEnT

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States | Established. Jan 01, 2008 | INDIE

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States | INDIE
Established on Jan, 2008
Solo R&B Fusion

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Aug
15
TobyVEnT @ Warmdaddy's

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Aug
03
TobyVEnT @ The Annex

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Sep
23
TobyVEnT @ Golden Star Baptist Church

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Sep
10
TobyVEnT @ Franklin's

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

May
30
TobyVEnT @ General George Meade School

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

May
23
TobyVEnT @ The Delancey

New York, New York, United States

New York, New York, United States

May
09
TobyVEnT @ Greater St Matthew Baptist Church

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Apr
25
TobyVEnT @ Abundant Life Healing Fellowship Church

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Aug
23
TobyVEnT @ Wicked Willy's

New York, New York, United States

New York, New York, United States

Aug
16
TobyVEnT @ The West End Lounge

New York, New York, United States

New York, New York, United States

Aug
04
TobyVEnT @ Love Park

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Aug
02
TobyVEnT @ Janes United Methodist Church

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Jul
26
TobyVEnT @ Resources For Human Development

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Jul
20
TobyVEnT @ Warmdaddy's

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Jul
20
TobyVEnT @ Bourbon & Branch

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Jul
12
TobyVEnT @ East Eden

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Jun
07
TobyVEnT @ General George Meade School

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

May
23
TobyVEnT @ World Cafe Live at The Queen

Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Wilmington, Delaware, United States

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Music

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VEnT is an alternative rock/soul band that will make you smile. They are two hardworking, badass chicks from Philadelphia. We take a closer look at their new release “Join Me or Watch Me Win." - On Air With Sir Staff


The opening act featured VEnT (@TobyVent), an alternative rock/soul band, whose lead singer Toby blew audiences away with her powerful vocals and strong lyrics. The band’s robust sound provided an off kilter night for the seemingly hip-hop centered Philly Sound Sessions. - http://twitter.com/meagfw


If you're looking for soulful, out the box, live music, then lend your ear to VEnT Music. This five member Philadelphia based group has touched the souls and hearts of many. I had the pleasure of attending a live performance and I immediately gained goosebumps within the first five seconds. Their soul music meets rock mmusic enlightens, uplifts and instantly changes your mood to that of exhilarating pleasure. With three albums underway and formerly opening up for MArsha Ambrosia and Monifah, this group is definitely budding into something amazing. - JournalisticChic


WOW...Taylor Martin and VENT is just WOW. I ran across this group while they were playing at Northstar in North Philly. There songs are all original, but they feel as though you can hear them on the radio right now. Which I bet isnt to far away from this groups future.

Their background vocals are totally on point, its very rare to come across a set of musicians that truly practice and are musically effective in their delivery. Their sound to me is like a soulful mix of hip-hop and R&B which is very unique to its own. You have got to visit there myspace page and hear their song VEnT and LIVE absolutely sick, sick, sick!!! They have an album release coming up next year on January 25th at Warmdaddy's another hot spot for great live music and awsome food. We'll try to post some of their engagements coming up on our "EVENT & NEWS" page to keep you posted on anything new thats coming up with them. Or just visit there myspace page by clicking here! http://www.myspace.com/ventmusicill

For more info about this group and others featured here email us at: info@sheddin.com.

http://www.sheddin.com/SPOT-LIGHT.html - Sheddin.com


VEnT is an energetic Alternative Rock-n-Soul band from Philadelphia, PA. While they hide behind the Alternative Rock-n-Soul umbrella for booking purposes, they are known to fuse Alternative Rock-n-Soul with jazz, funk, bluegrass, RnB, hip-hop, acoustic rock, soft rock, country, gospel and all sorts of other genres. If you put The Fray, Jazmine Sullivan, The Roots, and Michael McDonald together you might just come up with a sound similar to theirs! Taylor (Toby) is the lead vocalist and writer of all VEnT lyrics. Occasionally, she plays the guitar and bass...

For the rest, please see page 25 of the link below. - Staci Lorrie for Out On The Town Paper


*VEnT, our headlining act, is on the verge of being the most phenomenal sound that the industry has heard in years. Being known for intense performances, mixing variations of jazz, rock, R&B, gospel, hip-hop, metal, funk and alternative music, has enabled VEnT to gain acceptance by almost any audience. - Braxton


I had the pleasure of rocking out with Taylor and the rest of the crew. This band offers what the industry has been looking for since The ROOTS stepped onto the scene. With mind provoking, well thought out and compelling lyrics, a soulful voice and crazy talented musicians, VENT gives us what we've been begging for...FRESH MUSIC that speaks to your soul.

http://wetinkgrindmode.blogspot.com/2009/08/vent-heavy-on-grind-mode.html - Lee Mekhai: Web Ink


Recording artist TobyVEnT performs during the N2N Festival on main stage.

The Neighborhood to Neighborhood Festival was held on Saturday. For 22 years, the N2N Festival has unified thousands of families from the 8th Senatorial District, which spans from Delaware County to South Philadelphia.

The free event centered at 50th Street and Baltimore Avenue, is hosted by the Black Women in Sport Foundation and state Sen. Vincent Hughes. This year, the day-long event featured celebrity women in hip hop: Salt-n-Pepa, MC Lyte and Angie Stone.

In the past, performers have included Common, Robin Thicke, Musiq Soulchild and Mos Def. The emcees for the event were Lady B and Skeet.

There were also rides, games, prizes, moon bounce, face painting sports demonstrations, free health clinics and community resource tents for families and senior citizens. - The Philadelphia Tribune


Discography

Still working on that hot first release.

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Bio

TobyVEnT is a singer/songwriter who delivers timeless lyrics through powerful vocals.  With the support of her band, TobyVEnT delivers a musical experience that merges Soul and R&B with Rock influences.  TobyVEnT has shared the stage with artists like Common, Elle Varner, Samoht, Marsha Ambrosius, Patti Smith, MC Lyte, Salt N Pepa, Angie Stone, Syleena Johnson and more!  


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