VINX & the Groove Heroes - New CD available NOW on iTunes!
An evolving tribe of extraordinary players from all corners of the globe...Vinx & the Groove Heroes leave their regular gigs to join forces on a mission to save the world one note at a time!
Vinx's newest Improvisational Experience features the most cutting edge funk, jazz, pop and world music artists... and they are all about the GROOVE! Old school funky bass lines, hard grooving drumming, melodic grooves from the keys and synth led by Vinx's incomparable vocals... This party really gets poppin' when Beatbox World Champion ALEM shows up and tap dance/percussionist Lee Payne joins in, triggering notes and beats with his feet... With Vinx & the Groove Heroes in the house there's no way to stop this party!
Available on iTunes!
"This is a sonic feast for anyone who loves the groove" ~ Eric Sanzen, Tebar Associados, SPAIN
2017/2018 Groove Heroes:
VINX - wave drum, vocals, vocal synth
Reggie Washington (Branford Marsalis, Roy Hargrove, D'Angelo) - bass
Alfio Origlio - (Salif Keïta, Manu Katché, Stacey Kent, Gregory Porter) - keys, synth
Patrick Dorcean (Zap Mama) - drums
Lee Payne (River Dance, Hit TV series Got To Dance) - tap dance triggers, vocals
ALEM - beatbox
Past Groove Heroes include:
Swiss Chris (John Legend, Kanye West) - drums
Armand Sabal Lecco (Paul Simon, Stanley Clarke) - bass
Jamaaladeen Tacuma (Ornett Coleman, Carlos Santana, Jeff Beck) - bass
Hendrick Smock - drums
Amma Whatt - vocals
William "Prez" Bush - keys
Brad Myrick - guitar
JT Jenkins - vocals
Bernard Margarit - guitar
Hervé Chiquet - drums
Antoine Ona - bass
Linley Marthe - bass
Keithen Foster - bass
Slaven Ljulic - drums
David Haynes - drums
"Jazz is all about the "is" not about the "was"... ~ VINX