Sounds Like: Marvin Gaye, Sam & Dave, Stevie Wonder, Van Morrison
Bio: With decades of experience under their collective belts, this group of multi-instrumentalists mine the deep grooves of recordings from the 1960s and 70s, breathing life into the songs of Marvin Gaye, Billy Preston, Stevie Wonder, Al Green, Booker T. & The MGs, The Meters, Bill Withers, The Allman... See Full BioMore Info
On Friday, April 4th, the High Country's own Soul Benefactor will provide the super funky soundtrack to the F.A.R.M. Cafe's Real. Good. Party!! The event will take place at the Harvest House in Boone. The event will also include a live and silent auction, heavy hors d'oeuvres, beer and wine. Tickets will be $40 per individual or $75 for a couple and will include event entry as well as hors d'oeurves and two drinks (alcoholic beverages are included for individuals age 21+).
On Friday, April 11, Blowing Rock's fabled Green Park Inn will play host to Boone Service League's 3rd Annual Motown In The Mountains fundraiser!! Once again, the High Country's own premier soul, rock n' blues band Soul Benefactor, along with help from members of the Junaluska Gospel Choir, will crank out hit after hit from Detroit's most famous record label. Come and dance to the songs of Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, The Supremes, The Four Tops, The Temptations, Marvin Gaye, Martha & The Vandellas and lots more. As always, funds raised at the event will help Boone Service League fund community-based projects throughout the year. It is the nonprofit's biggest fundraising night of the year!!
On Friday, May 16, Soul Benefactor will kick off a busy summer of outdoor shows when we return to The Best Cellar in Blowing Rock. As always, the show starts at 5:00 p.m., is free of charge and is family-friendly. Be sure to bring a lawn chair or blanket, and cash for the bar (and the band).
On Friday, June 6, Soul Benefactor will kick off The Jones House Community Center's annual Concerts On The Lawn series for 2014!! The show is free and open to the public and starts at 5:00 p.m. Come enjoy some live tunes in downtown Boone!!
On Friday, June 6, Soul Benefactor will make our long-awaited return to Boone Saloon when we play the second of two shows kicking off around 10:00 p.m. Come have a funky good time in Boone's best live music room. And while you're at it, TIP YOUR BAR TENDERS!!