UNCOMMON SOUND: Global, Eclectic, Innovative.
Discover the music of Uncommon Sound. A new harmony, a new vibration, rooted in international tones, anchored in classics, and very much universal. An exciting musical experience that will take you on a journey throughout the globe, reflecting the melting pot city that gave it birth.
Cordeone @cordeone, on vocals and the accordion, presents original music and compositions in 3 languages, while surprising you with his renditions of works you grew up listening to.
Roberto Robinson @bertobeatz, a monster drummer, gets you dancing along.
Shelley Shellz @shellzonbass on the bass, brings the groove to the whole mix.
UNCOMMON SOUND was created by Cordeone and is comprised of the artist, along with Roberto Robinson and Shelley Shellz.
The group brings together a wealth of experience and musical ingenuity, creating an universal sound that is both new and familiar.
Drawing inspiration from Jazz, Soul, Hip Hop, Fado, Brazilian and French music, the group introduces its main instrument, the accordion, as one of the most versatile and adaptable musical tools on the market. Traditionally used in folk and gypsy music, Cordeone aims to surprise audiences with the rich melodies it produces, inviting the public to get lost in the the vibe the group creates.
UNCOMMON SOUND has had the pleasure of performing at Rockwood Music Hall, The Groove, Nublu, and Barbes, to name a few.
Who Is UNCOMMON SOUND
began his musical career at the age of 9, first mastering the accordion. He is a self-taught multi-instrumentalist, who’s learned to adapt his instruments to various musical styles. Cordeone has had the pleasure of collaborating with Jah Mason, Turbulence, Norrisman, Big Joe Turner and his Memphis Blues Caravan, Ben l'oncle Soul, and many others. His first album, Vida, was auto-produced, as was his second, Miss Erzulie, in which he played all instruments.
The artist is also a polyglot, speaking French, English, Portuguese, Spanish, Italian, Creole, and more. Cordeone has performed internationally and locally at festivals and venues such as Festival Terre du Son (France), The Pan-African Space Station Festival (South Africa), Lincoln Center (NY-USA), and more.
He will be performing next at the International Portuguese Music Awards (IPMAs), in New Bedford Massachusetts.
Roberto Robinson Jr. is a gifted drummer who travels the world performing with JT Taylor (lead singer of Kool and The Gand) since 2012. Born in Brooklyn, NY on August 4th 1987, Roberto’s biggest dream as a child was to play the drums. He started out playing in the church and gradually expanded to playing in local clubs and casinos.
To date, Roberto has played with numerous bands, such as: James Hall and the Voices of Citadel, James Hall and worship Praise New Era, Christopher Williams from New Jack City, Che’Nelle Universal Music, Japan. He also plays in local clubs such as The Groove, The Village Underground and Resorts World Casino, among others. Despite his busy schedule, he finds it important to give back to his community, by participating in youth summer camp as a drum instructor.
Shellz is a a multi-instrumentalist from New York Raised in a musical household, he drew his talent from his mother, a piano teacher, and his father, a violinist, in a home where music was not constrained by pop culture. He started his journey on the piano, then moved on to the drums, before settling on the bass and making his own.
A graduate of Five Towns College, on Long Island, New York, the likes of Jaco Pastorius, Sting, and Thundercat heavily influenced his musical signature. Performing throughout New York City, Shellz regularly collaborates with fellow alumna Jordan King, among others.
He is currently putting the bones on his debut album, with a release date TBD.
Recorded LIVE by Jake Owen at SuperLegal Studio - Brooklyn, NYC
ADD TEXT HEREBK VIBZ
* HIGHLIGHT SETLIST
* SNIPPETS OF SOLOS
* 2 MINS MAX (1-1.5 PREF)
* SHOW ENGLISH, FRENCH, PORTUGUESE
* SHOW DIFFERENT STYLES
JUMP ON BOARD THE MELTING POT JOURNEY
ACROSS THE GLOBE
AND GET INTO THE VIBE
FOR DATES AND BOOKINGS:
* look for places where singing doesn’t match
* add transitions
* bookings part is too long
* finish with Loic
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