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Dharmasoul

Dharmasoul is a dynamic musical duo consisting of guitarist Jonah Tolchin and drummer Kevin Clifford, known for their instrumental groove-driven tunes with catchy melodies. Rooted in funk and jazz, Dharmasoul's music is influenced by blues, rock, hip-hop, and gospel, creating a unique blend that defies easy genre categorization. Drawing inspiration from contemporary artists like Medeski, Martin, Wood & Scofield, Vulfpeck, Soulive, and Lettuce, as well as throwback influences such as The Meters, Booker T and the MGS, and The Allman Brothers Band, Dharmasoul's music is a rich tapestry of diverse musical influences.

With a reputation for delivering electrifying live performances, Dharmasoul can transform a tight track on record into a dynamic, spirited jam on stage. Their music has been featured in articles and videos by prestigious publications such as Relix, Paste, The Bluegrass Situation, and SoFarSounds NYC. Redline Roots has praised their single 'Love Again', stating, "Even in the course of one track, you can tell that the influence between these two individuals spans all sorts of time, genre, and space. It's all about the emotion and feel that a particular song calls for, and Tolchin and Clifford realize that fully on 'Love Again'." The single has garnered over 1.5 million streams on Spotify and was included in the official Spotify playlist, "Blues Roots," upon its release in 2018.

Overall, Dharmasoul's music is a captivating fusion of genres, showcasing their exceptional musicianship and ability to evoke deep emotions through their artistry. With their innovative sound and impressive accolades, Dharmasoul continues to captivate audiences with their unique blend of musical influences and their ability to push the boundaries of genre conventions.
 

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