Soulshot Roots Rock Reggae Featuring Tom O’Brien & Special Guest Sweet Mercy
Soulshot is New England’s premier reggae, ska, and rocksteady band. Formed in 2003, Soulshot is known/Users/davidturano/Desktop/SOULSHOT.doc for its many gigs in the U.S. and Jamaica with legendary singer/songwrier/guitarist Ernie Smith, as well as work with Dalton “Screwdriver” Lindo at the Ocean State Reggae Festival, the Cape Cod 2007 Winter Bash, and with the sweet voice of Rastaman Roger Robin from the UK. Soulshot also backed the late, great King of Rocksteady, Alton Ellis, at the Rhode Island Reggae many more. Soulshot’s members combine for decades of experience performing Jamaican style ska, rocksteady and reggae.
Sweet Mercy is Jaime Duquette -bass, Jim Tarbox – electric guitar, John Speziale – guitar and vocals, Craig Edwards – mandolin, fiddle, squeezebox. They are world class musicians who deliver quality entertainment — because they love what they do. The band, as a whole, and individual members have earned all kinds of accolades