Cherry Royale, Akale

Cherry Royale

Dirty Bomb Records presents Cherry Royale w/ DJ Rock Most and The 16 Bars Hip-Hop Orchestra. This bill will be featured on select dates and select cities throughout the United States and Europe in between the artists' own busy touring schedules, don't miss a great evening of funk, soul, and classic hip-hop!!

With Alvetta Newby-Jones on vocals, Bryan “Slappy” Goodman on guitar, Matt Jennings on keyboards, Solomon Wright on bass and Richard Jones on drums, Cherry Royale is a sonic blend of various musical backgrounds, tied together by a mutual, life-long love of music. Cherry Royale is dedicated to the same goal: to craft an experience through their music. “Funk is about the chemistry between not only the people playing the music, but the people listening as well,” points out guitarist/singer Slappy. “Once you feel that chemistry, it’s absolutely undeniable. You can’t react against’s funk music..."

Cherry Royale released their EP "Say What?!" in February 2013 and has been touring in support of the release for all of 2013. A remix album of the EP will be released in late December 2013 on Dirty Bomb Records followed up by their first full-length LP in early 2014.. They have shared the stage with Soulive, Trombone Shorty, Mike Dillon's Go-Go Jungle, Lettuce, Orgone, Brownout, Euforquestra, Afrolicious and Yo Momma's Big Fat Booty Band.

Rock Most is a triple threat DJ/Producer/MC out of Atlanta, GA. He has collaborated with many hip-hop greats such as Diamond D, El Da Sensei (Artifacts) and DJ Lord (Public Enemy) and his hip-hop pedigree is indisputable. Look for him holding it down on the 1's and 2's with Cherry Royale at these exclusive performances, as well as guest MC appearances with both Cherry Royale and The Sixteen Bars Hip-Hop Orchestra.

The Sixteen Bars Hip-Hop Orchestra, led by MC SubZero, is a live hip-hop tribute band, drawing from the classic catalogs of hip-hop giants from the 70s, 80s and early 90s. Whether rocking to Run-DMC or head-bobbing to Dead Prez, 16 Bars creates a unique experience that takes you back and keeps you there.

Dirty Bomb Records is a boutique record label based out of Atlanta, GA specializing in the newest and hottest talent in the underground hip-hop, funk, soul and R&B scene today. Founded in 2011, it is home to California-based funk act Cherry Royale and DJ/MC/producer Rock Most.


San Francisco Bay Area's Akalé provides people positive, soulful music infused with R&B, Rock, Funk, Pop, and Latin styles crossing about as many demographics as the Bay is diverse. With lead singer and songwriter, Tatiana Marie, they perform an arrangement of original music as well as some favorite covers. Tatiana Marie along with drummer Adam Rothschild, bass guitarist Dan Foster, lead guitarist Ian Chesal, Keyboardist Jason Pelc, and Percussionist Jivoni Jordan have over twenty years combined international experience. Akalé band members have performed on stage in the San Francisco, Phoenix, Munich, and Toronto areas.

Human Parallel

Human Parallel makes their San Francisco debut at the Hotel Utah!

They are an indie-pop band that performs original songs featuring 3-part vocals, guitars, keyboards, bass, and drums. Their latest single, "Shock", has just been released online.
Human Parallel is becoming known in the Bay Area for their strong songwriting and unique sound. Lead singer and instrumentalist, Gwen Howard, recently won 'best original song' at a West Coast Songwriter competition. The band is: Gwen Howard, Peter Sammel,Corinne Reich-Weiser, Nick Liberatore, and Michael Shumway.


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