The Stanyos Young Band (US/NL)
Awesome experience through the land of soul and funky music.
THE STANYOS YOUNG BAND (US/NL)
Take a huge portion of funk, mix it up with a healthy blend of jazz, cook it and finish it off with a seasoning of hiphop. Then you have “The Stanyos Young Band”. This four piece aggregation is creating ultra funky, soulful, progressive and energetic tones. Music for your soul and booty!
Watch any live performance by the Stanyos Young Band, with the quartet’s namesake at the keyboards, and you’ll see right away that the rapt audience for The Stanyos Young Band includes the very skilled players on stage. This funky band back up by an amazing singer, bassplayer and drummer are easily rocking thru some jazz/fusion tunes, soul classics, funk hits and some of the best pop tunes today bringing them to live in their own distinct way.
Formed in 2013 and led by Stanyos Young, a keyboardist extraordinary, producer, composer and music director who has played piano/keyboards for renowned artist such as; Tom Browne, Musiq Soulchild, Sonny Emory (Earth, Wind & Fire), Ricky Smiley, Grant Green Jr, Lil John Roberts (Stevie Wonder, George Duke, Janet Jackson), Souldisiac and a host of other artists as well.
Since the beginning the band have had a successful Dutch club tour performing at hip-local spots like the North Sea Jazz Club, Club Dizzy, Club Hot du Gent (Belguim), de Boerderij and t' Oude Pothuys. Also the band has been busy opening for various international acts such as The Jeff Lorber Band and swedish funkateer Paulo Mendonca.
Drawing inspiration from the greats such as: George Duke, Parliament Funkadelic, The Headhunters, Rachelle Ferrell, Earth, Wind & Fire, Frankie Beverly & Maze. The Stanyos Young Band offers an awesome experience through the land of soul and funky music.