“The Vintage SOUL Experience” is a smooth, seasoned R&B/Soul/Funk trio backed by an eight piece band with a “Live” performance you do not want to miss! The name “The Vintage SOUL Experience” evolved from the principal members search of the dictionary meaning of “Vintage”…”Denoting something from the past of high quality, especially something representing the best of its kind.” Being seasoned vets in the music business for over 45 years the name fit the trio perfectly and gave birth to a classic soul and R&B sound in 2015.
The principal members of “The Vintage SOUL Experience” include: Curtis Styles (keyboardist/musical director), Leslie Booker (Bassist) and Ron Anthony (Lead Vocalist) who have extensive musical careers recording and performing with prominent bands and artists such as….Kool & The Gang, Cameo,The Sugar Hill Gang, Der Kinky Foxx, The BB&Q Band, Johnny Kemp, Alyson Williams, Meli’sa Morgan, Kashif, Gloria Gaynor, Slave Hall of Fame, Brother to Brother, Silk, Jagged Edge, Force MD’s, Amil Larue, Chico Debarge, Nat Adderley Jr. and the iconic Luther Vandross to name a few.
The Vintage band members are also Bergen County New Jersey residents and have worked with mega stars, Whitney Houston, Anita Baker, Ashford & Simpson, Roberta Flack, Darryl Hall, Mariah Carey, M-Tume, Mica Paris, Change, GQ, Brass Construction, Angela Bofill & Steve Winwood. The list goes on & on.
“The Vintage SOUL Experience” were also winners of “The Akademia Music Award” for the best R&B/Soul Single “Can We Flow” for June 2016. “The Akademia Music Awards” wrote: “With a cool vintage sound, taut beat and mellow vocal style “Can We Flow” by “The Vintage SOUL Experience is an instant R&B Soul Classic.” “The Akademia Music Award” is a prestigious award for independent musicians and artists dedicated to recognizing excellence in music throughout the world and supporting musicians interested in receiving a higher degree of market exposure and professional recognition for their work.
“The Vintage SOUL Experience” currently has three independent single releases and two music videos available on YouTube, and are currently in the studio completing their debut CD “Get Ready To Party” scheduled for release by December 2017.