Paul Larkowski and Brett Nagafuchi were playing together in Kuan when they met Ed Ricart at a shared practice space in Boston. Ricart filled in on bass for one of Kuan's tours and soon decided to relocate to Yellow Springs to start Hyrrokkin with Larkowski and Nagafuchi. Hyrrokkin has been performing and touring together for about 7 months. They'll perform at One Eyed Jacks on March 9th will fellow Yellow Springs band, Blue Moon Soup.
The 8 members of Jah Soul combine soul, funk and rock and roll into their own unique, danceable sound. The group comes from a diverse musical background and has several live shows coming up in the Miami Valley. Here they talk about their musical roots and plans for this year with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt and perform several live songs.
Jah Soul is performing Friday, February 24th at the Trolley Stop in Dayton with Nine False Suns.