EVENTS: Color Red Presents: Josh Hoyer and Soul Colossal at Ophelia’s – Wed., May 29th
Josh Hoyer and Soul Colossal is a powerfully authentic & original Soul/Funk band whose mission is to empower and encourage people to fight the good fight.
Josh Hoyer & Soul Colossal is a five-piece American band based out of Lincoln, Nebraska. The band is led by Josh Hoyer on keyboards/vocals, with Benjamin Kushner on guitar, Blake DeForest on Trumpet, Larell Ware on drums, and Mike Keeling on bass. The band has played 150+ shows a year in the United States from 2015-2018, along with two headlining European tours in 2017 and 2018.
Josh was a contestant on Season 12 of NBC’s The Voice. Josh earned a spot on Team Blake Shelton by singing a version of The Chi-Lites hit “Oh Girl” for his blind audition which aired on March 6, 2017. Hoyer sang “In The Midnight Hour” by Wilson Pickett during the battle rounds against fellow soul singer TSoul and was eliminated from the show on March 27, 2017 when Shelton declared TSoul the winner and neither of the remaining coaches with steals, Adam Levine and Gwen Stefani, opted to steal Hoyer.
What: Josh Hoyer and Soul Colossal with Michelle Sarah
When: Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Where: Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox, 1215 20th Street, Denver, CO, 80202
Time: Doors: 8:30 pm / Show: 9:00 pm
Tickets: $13.00 – $27.00
Ages: 21+ only
Tickets available at: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1851644
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About Michelle Sarah:
Michelle Sarah is a Denver-based singer and songwriter known for her explosive vocals, relentless creative energy, and dynamic blend of soul and funk. Born in Toronto and raised in Guyana and the United States, her musical foundation was forged in the church and is rooted in gospel-an influence that shines through during each of her performances. With her powerful voice and stunning stage presence at the forefront, Michelle Sarah has earned high praise from countless musicians and her ever-growing fan base.
After moving to Colorado in 2017, Michelle has firmly put down her roots in Denver, assembling an all-star band featuring members of Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe and John Brown’s Body to back her on the road. With her solo project’s new lineup, the captivating songstress finds herself supported by guitarist DJ Williams (KDTU), bassist Dan Africano (John Brown’s Body), keys player Eric Luba (Analog Sun), and drummer Eric Imbrosciano (Jaden Carlson Band).
Michelle has performed with many of the top acts in the live music scene today, cultivating an enviable list of collaborations with key players in the soul, funk, jam, jazz, and EDM genres. She has previously performed with members of the Grateful Dead, Tedeschi Trucks Band, The Meters, Galactic, Pretty Lights, Lettuce, The Motet, Soulive, and many more, and sat in with nationally renowned artists like Parliament-Funkadelic, Warren Haynes, Robert Randolph, and The New Mastersounds. She has also performed with at iconic venues, such as Colorado’s Red Rocks Amphitheater, and sung at high-profile events including Bonnaroo, New Orleans’ Jazz Fest, Jam Cruise, Gathering of the Vibes, Wanee, and others.
Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox
1215 20th Street
Denver, CO, 80202
Thanks to our new friend Haven for this information!