Soul Station with Yemi Bolatiwa (live)
Soul – Funk – Disco – 80’s Soul – House: Performed Live! Calling all movers & groovers and fans of sweet soul
Calling all movers & groovers and fans of sweet soul music…
In Nov & Dec we welcome the one Manchester’s most versatile and vocally finessed performers to Station South at the Levenshulme Soul Station with Yemi Bolatiwa.
Expect a genre hopping evening of soul music through the decades & genres as Yemi will take us through the soulful eras from vintage soul to contemporary classics of jazz, pop and disco to get you up and in the Saturday night mood, with her acoustic drum-led trio! Free entry…everybody is welcome..we want to see you dance!
Starts 8pm – Performances from 8.30pm
Independent soul artist, Yemi Bolatiwa has been gracing Manchester stages for over 7 years. She’s been played on BBC Radio 1, Kiss FM, BBC 6 Music and more; had performances and features on BBC Introducing Manchester, BBC Radio Manchester and BBC 1Xtra singing her confessional tracks and as a co-writer and topline vocalist, on many underground electronic releases.
Seen across the city and beyond as one of the lead vocalists for The Untold Orchestra, Paradox Orchestra, Alberts Schloss Haus Band and more, Yemi has a power and prowess that is tried, tested and refined, but always dynamic.
After being long-listed for Glastonbury’s emerging talent competition twice, it’s been shown that Yemi has a vocal eloquence that people rarely see on today’s live music scene!
“Yemi Bolatiwa’s elegant voice combines innate soul with an airy undernote accentuated by subtle layering.” – Tony Hardy, Consequence of Sound
“A versatile vocalist, at home on an infectious pop song or a confessional soul track. There’s an effortlessness and smoothness to her delivery.” – Crack Magazine
(Saturday) 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
975- 977 Stockport Road Off Crayfield Road, Manchester, M19 3NP