Type of Act: Band (3 Piece or more)
Ireland’s Premier Souls Band! Santoria are a sassy, but classy, Irish Soul band fronted by leading Dublin Vocalists Linzi Mckeon & Ciara Burke. Since 2002, the vibrant 7pc ensemble have performed a large number of shows across Ireland, including venues such as The Olympia Theatre, Trinity Rooms, INEC Killarney, The Button Factory, Whelan’s, Sky Venue and Croke Park, as well as the Bud Rising and Dublin City Soul Festivals respectively.
Years performing: More than 10 years
Type of music played: Soul, Funk, Pop, Rock, Blues, Jazz
Sample song list:
Aretha Franklin, Joss Stone, James Brown, Michael Jackson, Tina Turner, Jessie J, Adele, Emelie Sande, Rihanna, Beyonce, Cee Lo Green, Commitments, No Doubt, Skunk Anansie, Christina Aguilera & lots lots more
Interact with crowd: Yes
Stillorgan Orchard, Brubaker’s Dundalk, Swift’s Newbridge, The Wright Venue, Q Bar, JW Sweetmans, The Arlington, The Laurels, Boomer’s, Quinlan’s, Raheny Inn, Olympia Theatre, Sky Venue Portlaoise, Merrion Square Soul Picnic, Fitzsimon’s Temple Bar, The Button Factory, Break For The Border, Zanzibar, McDonagh’s Dalkey, Magic Carpet, Courtyard Hotel Leixlip, Penny Hill Lucan, Bridge Tavern Wicklow, Foleys Longford, Coy’s Longford, Palace Navan, Metro Tallaght, Belgard Inn, Red Cow, Slaughtered Lamb, Number 1 Mullingar, Danny Byrne’s Mullingar, Quinn’s Drumcondra, The Ivy House, Proterhouse North, Quattro Ballina, Trinity Rooms Limerick, Whelan’s, Sugar Club, Tolka House & many others.
Instruments played: Drums, Bass, 2x Elec Gtrs, Keyboards, Sax, 2x Male Vox, 3x Female Vox
Acoustic gig: Yes
Yamaha Digital Desk + JBL Rig powered by QSC, Shure/Sennheiser Mics etc etc.
LED Stage Wash, Martin Moving Heads & Martin Dancefloor lights controlled via Elation DMX Console
Break/Interval music: Yes