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In The Studio with Elson and the Soul Barkada, Part 2: The Six-String Swing

Next on In The Studio with Elson and the Soul Barkada, Larry Feldman records some guitar tracks!

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In The Studio with Elson and the Soul Barkada, Part 1: Overdubbin’

Welcome to In The Studio with Elson and the Soul Barkada! It’s our video documentation of the completion of our album, Brand New Thing. Today, you’ll get to see Keith Dasalla overdub some percussion tracks and me overdub some fretless bass. Enjoy!

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Live at the Blessed Sacrament Carnival in Hollywood, October 16!

Elson and the Soul Barkada go to Hollywood! Okay, it’s not that far away, but we’re playing at the Blessed Sacrament Carnival in Hollywood on Saturday, October 16 at 8 p.m. We’ll be dropping the soul, the funk and even a little samba for everyone! For a little preview, check out the YouTube video above […]

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Gig Report: Rain-ing In The Lotus Fest

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Last Saturday, we did our sixth consecutive appearance at the Lotus Festival in Los Angeles’ Echo Park – a traditional summertime L.A. event. But we didn’t expect it to rain. That’s exactly what happened in the middle of our set. It’s safe to assume that this is the first time it’s happened in the entire […]

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Soul Barkada’s Appearance on ‘Kababayan LA’

Elson and Keith get interviewed ESB perform their bossa nova version of “Dahil Sa Iyo”

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Michael Jackson, In Memoriam

The death of Michael Jackson last week caused generations of people to reflect on the King of Pop’s body of work over the years. No doubt he’s been an influence on Elson and the Soul Barkada (we once covered “Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin’” a couple years back during our live shows). And his work with […]

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Election Night Video!

Check out the video pf Elson and the Soul Barkada performing “Are You Ready (For Garcetti)?” at the Avalon Hollywood on March 3, 2009. Watch the councilman himself jam with the band on keyboards!

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Obama Song!

To commemorate the inauguration of President Barack Obama, Elson and the Soul Barkada, (temporarily renamed “Elson and the Soul Barack-ada”) made a fun parody of Carl Carlton’s “She’s A Bad Mamma Jamma” and made “He’s-a Barack Obama.” Watch the YouTube video here!

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