Soul Sacrifice was formed in September 2006 by Sam Musca
and Ezio Caffarelli. Sam and Ezio love the music of Carlos
Santana and know that there is a big fan base in Australia
for this magnificent style of music. Our aim is to carry
the legacy of this beautiful world music to the people
of Australia and to make them sing, dance and celebrate
their lives in the light of goodwill and, in the spirit
of song and dance….and basically to have a great
Sam Musca – Lead Guitar, Background vocals and percussion
Sam has been playing guitar for over 40 years. He has played
in Bands for 33 years and is a well respected Perth Musician
who has played in many bands such as Souled Out, Saxafunk,
Groove Cats, Strictly Business and Ruby Tuesday. Sam
is also in constant demand as a guitar teacher. Sam has
played the music of Carlos Santana since he was a boy
of 14 and he plays the guitar with all the finesse and
emotion that is a standout of Carlos Santana’s
Ezio Caffarelli – Keyboards, Background vocals and
Ezio has been playing keyboards and piano for well over
40 years and is one of Perth’s leading musicians.
He has played in too many bands to name. Ezio has supported
national and international musicians and is an excellent
music arranger. Ezio too is a keen follower and supporter
of Santana’s music and ably supports Sam in his playing.
Frank Genovesi – Lead Vocals, Guitars and percussion.
Frank has been in the music industry for many years. Frank
has toured, recorded and released original recordings
in Europe and the United States of America. Frank is
more than just an accomplished singer; he is also a magnificent
entertainer and a respected guitarist. Frank has an incredible
vocal range and style that is not to be missed.
Jim Awram – Bass Guitar.
Jin has played in many bands such as Dr Bogus, Saxafunk
and the Angel Rae Band. Jim is an accomplished Bass Guitar
player and a gifted teacher as well. Jim’s bass
playing grooves are perfectly suited to the Latin flavour
of this band. Jim also assists in the arrangement of
the music and he too is inspired by the music of Santana.
When Jim locks into a groove, your mind, body and soul
get transported to a beautiful place.
Tommy Gi – Drums.
Tommy has played in far too many bands to list here. He
is one Perth’s most respected drummers and he plays
Latin Grooves perfectly. When Tommy’s drum grooves
lock in with Jim’s bass playing, you will not be
able to stop from moving to the rhythms of this sensual
music, it takes over your senses in the most fantastic
Russell Burrows – Congas and assorted percussion.
Russell is one of Perth’s eminent percussionists.
He too has a long history of playing in many Bans both
in WA and interstate. Russell adds the Afro-Cuban beats
from his congas that is a hallmark of the Santana sound.
When Tommy, Jim and Russell lock onto a groove, your body
will surrender to the beats that will pervade your mind
and soul, there is no going back
George Perkins – Timbales and assorted percussion
George hails from the United Kingdom, where he played in “Viva
Santana” the UK’s own Santana Tribute show.
He is a recent resident of our magnificent country. George
is a specialist on Timbales and assorted other percussive
instruments. He takes up nearly half the stage with his
fantastic display of timbales, bells, whistles, maracas.
If you think the groove with Tommy, Jim and Russell is
sensuously dangerous, just add George to the equation and
you have the world beats that make an unstoppable force
Soul Sacrifice: From the album Santana 1, released in
1969. The song was played in Woodstock in front of 500,000
people in 1969 who basically went crazy when Santana took
to the stage to deliver an unforgettable rendition of this
hugely charged and powerful song.
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