Urban Soul / Funk Reggae
Vibrant and energetic urban soul with groove based funk rhythms, reggae and hip-hop inspired vibes, Melbourne based, Kattimoni, is a powerhouse soul-mama vocalist arising in the global conscious music movement. Leading a diverse team of musicians from around the globe, their music empowers a message of hope, unity and transformation.
The new singles, 'Go Around Come Around' produced by Egyptian guitarist/producer, 'Bisho' (Radiate Productions) debuted at #4 on the Triple J Unearthed charts after a sold out launch. Kattimoni delivers an inspiring high energy live show, setting the stage alight with an electric explosion or colour, exuberance and a commanding stage present. Having travelled and lived in many countries throughout her life and strongly inspired by culture, diversity and community, Kattimoni's versatile style and distinctive vocals capture the essence of her global identity and integrates a global perspective that addresses both the deeply personal and the collective human experience. She also performs regularly with 7 piece multicultural samba reggae band, 'Sol Nation. 'Kattimoni' means to 'radiate light'. An inspirational speaker, transformational specialist and entrepreneur, she is impassioned about the psychology, science, spirituality and art of transformation. Her music speaks of rising up, over-coming adversity and transcending limitations. Performances are powerful, uplifting and especially crafted to lift your spirits and ignite spontaneous booty shakin' on the dance floor. Influenced by a range of artists from Erykah Badu, Jill Scott, Lauryn Hill, James Brown, Jah 9 and Joss Stone just to name a few. Kattimoni has toured internationally, blazed up countless live music venues across Australia and performed at national festivals including: St Kilda Festival, Port Fairy Folk Festival, Mordialloc Food & Wine Festival, Festival of the Sea and Yarraville Festival. The latest singles, 'Go Around Come Around' and 'I Can' (B side) have received airplay on radio stations across the nation including Triple J, Triple R, PBS, ABC and Syn FM and is out now on iTunes
Thursday 25 August
9pm - 9:40pm
Big Mouth 168 Acland St, St Kilda