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Sol Roots Band with guest Vince Evans perform in Northern Virginia

On Thursday June 13, the Sol Roots Band with guest Vince Evans perform a special concert of dynamic funk, heartfelt jazz, and deep blues and soul, at JV's Music Room located in Northern Virginia.

Hailed as a fierce guitarist and soulful vocalist, Sol Roots has toured around the world with many musical legends. His monthly residency concerts at the legendary JV's Music Room in Northern Virginia feature an array of special guest appearances of world-class performers. For the month of June 2024, the special guest will be the powerful keyboardist and vocalist Vince Evans.

Keyboard virtuoso Vince Evans has performed and recorded with many celebrities such as Prince, Phyllis Hyman, Al Jarreau, George Benson, Jonathan Butler, Pieces of a Dream, Bill Withers, Gerald Albright, Luther Vandross, Lenny White, Lalah Hathaway, Isaac Hayes, Patti LaBelle, Angie Stone, Chuck Brown and Dianne Reeves... to name a few!

"Vince Evans works magic on the keyboards. His touch is so deft, his command of melody so complete, his inventiveness in soloing seemingly endless." - Washington Post

The Sol Roots band delivers electrifying performances of New Orleans influenced funk, deep blues, energetic rock, heartfelt soul, and hypnotic rhythms. Sol has been a featured performer for events such as Cognac Jazz Festival (France), Floydfest, Shakori Hills, Congressional Blues Festival, The Kennedy Center, Silver Spring Blues Festival, and the Central Virginia Blues Festival.

"A soulful blend of rock and blues with a natural stage presence." - Jambase

"Sol plays with deep deep soul... positively magnetic vibe... and immense mastery of his art."- DC Music Review

"Sol and the band provide an upbeat cocktail of equal parts blues, New Orleans funk, rock, and soul.... real and raw as they come... tight musicianship and lyrics that tug at the soul strings."- The Jamwich

The legendary JV's Music Room has showcased the best in national, regional, and local rock, blues, soul, rockabilly bands for decades, and is a fixture in the Washington, D.C. area music scene.



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