the soul electric
matthew alec and
Photo courtesy Chris Kurka, See Factor Photography
Jazz. Funk. Pop. Soul. Blues. These genres all accurately describe the fusion group Matthew Alec & The Soul Electric. The five piece ensemble boasts a roster of highly talented and accomplished musicians with very diverse backgrounds. With influences including David Sanborn, Stevie Wonder, The Meters, Steely Dan, The Brecker Brothers, Van Morrison, and many others they combine the technical artistry of jazz with the lively and easy-going nature of popular music.