||Reggae, Singer/Songwriter (Male)
Lasana Bandelé ; With Backing Band.
Artist / Band Member: Lasana Bandele firstname.lastname@example.org 1-876-370-5602; Booking: Lasana Bandele email@example.com 1-876-370-5602; Label: Storitela Music firstname.lastname@example.org 1-876-370-5602
|# Years Experience Performing Live:
|# Live Perfomances Past Six-months:
||Sunsplash - Montego Bay, JA; Sumfest - Montego Bay, JA; City Stages - Birmingham, AL; Festival By The Lake - Oakland, CA; Pier 23 :: Reggae By The Bay - San Francisco, CA; Peter Tosh Birthday Celibration - Oakland, CA; Sierra Nevada World Music Festival - Marysville, CA; The Little Theatre - Kingston, JA; Ward Theatre - Kingston, CA; Rick's Cafe - Nigril, JA; Swept Away Resort - Nigril, JA; Great American Music Hall - San Francisco, CA
||Bob Marley; Peter Gabriel
|Performing Rights Society:
||Love On The Freeway Single—2010; Storitela LP—2004
About the Artist
Lasana Bandelé is a Jamaican Reggae World Folk Artist, Singer, Songwriter, Poet, Author, Musician, Producer, Film Maker. His CD is titled "Storitela" includes songs like "Living In Shacks", "Big City", "Break Free" "Waiting Inside". He has performed on major festivals such as SunSplash, Sumfest, City Stages to name a few. His TV Special titled "The Storitela" was filmed and aired on Jamaican Television.
Says Dermott Hussey, Music Journalist/Broadcaster (XM Satellite Radio) , "Lasana Bandelé is an original whose words and music succeeds beautifully because it is what exciting music does best, it surprises us with the delightful discovery of places where we have never been … "
Billboard had rave review on "Cassidy" from the various Artist CD "Fire On The Mountain - Reggae celebrates The Grateful Dead" which spent several months on its chart.
His pre-released single from the upcoming CD is available on iTunes.com, CDBaby.com and other major stores worldwide.
Below is a list of our technical requirements in the order of preference.
KICK DRUM: AKG D12E, Sennheiser MD421, Beyer M88, AKG D112
SNARE: Shure SM57
FLOOR TOM Sennheiser MD421, Beyer M88, any suitable dynamic mic
RACK TOM Sennheiser MD421, Beyer M88, any suitable dynamic mic
HIHAT: Neumann or Gefell small diaphragm condenser,
AKG C451, any small diaphragm condenser
OVERHEADS LEFT/RIGHT Neumann or Gefell small diaphragm condenser, AKG C451, small diaphragm condenser
BASS AMP: DI
GUITAR AMPS: Shure SM57
VOCALS: Shure SM58
Floor carpet (approx. 160cm x 200cm) for drums set
SOUND & LIGHTING
We will need a qualified sound engineer, stage technician and lights technician.
Top 10 in Videos, November 2014
Top 40 in Videos, January 2015
Top 40 in Videos, December 2014
Lasana Bandelé The Storitela
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