*Blending jazz, rock and reggae, the Nikhil Korula Band will bring its vibrant sound and irresistible dance rhythms to RT’s Longboard Grill, one of San Diego’s hotspot hangouts, on Saturday, September 29 at 10:00pm.
The unique sextet will perform original compositions from their latest CD, Music of the New Day (available on iTunes), as well as other classic hits showcasing their diverse musical influences. Admission is $10.00. RT’s Longboard Grill is located at 1466 Garnet Ave. in San Diego.
Garnering an ever increasing fan following, founder and vocalist Korula and his Band have played to sell-out crowds at such iconic venues as The House of Blues, The Apollo Theater, The Viper Room and The Roxy, as well as Bonnaroo and other major festivals. Known for their improvisation, their concerts often push the boundaries of live performance.
Classically trained in opera and voice from the age of 5, frontman Korula has shared the stage with everyone from opera giant Placido Domingo to pop star Barry Manilow, the late Luther Vandross, and such chart-toppers as John Mayer, Jason Mraz, the Dave Matthews Band, Ben Harper, Los Lonely Boys, Erykah Badu, The Roots and more.
The group’s 2012 album, Music of the New Day, features 13 tracks soaring seamlessly across a world of influences, showcasing Korula’s extensive songwriting capabilities, and underscoring the group’s message of love, peace and promise. Currently, the group is working on a soon to be released EP featuring Jeff Coffin & Butch Taylor of the Dave Matthews Band.
For tickets and more information, please visit www.longboardgrill.com or call (858) 270-4030.