Back by popular demand after an incredible rockin’ performance at the Osprey in 2016, Roxy & The Underground Soul Sound brings the music of Motown, Soul, R’n’B, Funk and all things groovy to the Osprey stage! This tight 8-piece band from Halifax has won many Music Nova Scotia awards with their vocal powerhouse Roxy Mercier and a full rhythm section to back her up. Their debut album, “Don’t You Know?” was produced by award winning musician and songwriter Erin Costelo.
The five foot firecracker of funk, ‘Roxy’ on lead vocals is backed by Ian Bennett (bass), Brendan Melchin (drums), Andrew MacKelvie (sax), Andrew ‘Ajax’ Jackson (trombone), Dan Chevier (guitar), Will Hansen (guitar) and Leith Flemming-Smith (keys/organ) to make up the band promising a night of grooving and good vibes. Winners of the Galaxie Rising Star Award 2014 (TD Halifax Jazz Festival).