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SoulVax / Bio

Soul Vaccination remains at the top of the Portland charts, and is one of the tightest Funk & Soul Bands in the PNW. As the Rose City's favorite, Soul Vax infuses the stage with the greatest soul standards, and has been a fixture in the Northwest music scene for over 20 years.

For booking info please contact Gary Harris (503)858-5504 or email bphlat234@icloud.com

This high energy12 piece band features Glenn Holstrom on Hammond B-3 and keyboards, along with the precision guitar playing of Mike Doolin. On bass, is Grammy nominated producer John Linn, and on drums is Edwin Coleman III, always bringin' the funk and groovin' hard. Portland's own Regina K, Mark Wyatt, and Porsch Anthony share their soulful vocals styles. Lewis Livermore and Dave Mills carry the backbone sound of the Soul Vax horns on trumpets, with Ron Regan, Gary Harris, & Timothy Bryson on saxophones. Don't miss our next show.

The band's new CD, "Soul Vax Live in PDX" is selling fast and has received wonderful reviews (please visit our website and read more). Our third CD, "What is Hip?" featuring legendary Tower of Power guitarist Bruce Conte was recently reviewed by DownBeat Magazine receiving ★★★1/2 . It is an honor to be recognized nationally by DownBeat Magazine.

“Folks in the Pacific Northwest are lucky to have a real soul band this fine and exciting. This New Englander is jealous.

— Frank-John Hadley, Downbeat columnist/Grove Press author

General Info

Band Members
Regina K - Vocals, Porsch Anthony - Vocals, Mark Wyatt - Vocals/Guitar, John Linn - Bass/Song Writing, Edwin Coleman III - Drums/Background Vocals, Glenn Holstrom - Keyboard, Lewis Livermore - Horns, Dave Mills - Producer/Trumpet/Arranger, Gary Harris - Saxophone, Ron Regan - Saxophone, Timothy Bryson - Saxophone, Mike Doolin - Guitar
Artist Name
SoulVax
Profile Page
https://www.reverbnation.com/soulvax
Active Since
01/96
Genres
Funk / Soul

Contact Info

Location
Portland, OR
Manager
Gary Harris

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