It can be argued that it was Booker T. Jones who set the cast for modern soul music and is largely responsible for its rise and enduring popularity. On classic Stax hits like â€œGreen Onions,â€ â€œHang â€˜Em High,â€ â€œTime Is Tight,â€ and â€œMelting Potâ€ the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee, Musicians Hall of Fame inductee, GRAMMY Lifetime Achievement Award recipient and winner of four GRAMMY Awards pushed the musicâ€™s boundaries, refined it to its essence and then injected it into the nationâ€™s bloodstream. Outside of the band, Jones made the charts as a solo artist also lent his trademark keyboards to many artists ranging in genre from Ray Charles to Neil Young. He also produced albums for Rita Coolidge, Bill Withers, Willie Nelsonâ€™s Stardust and more.
Tomar & the FCs are the retro-soul band of your dreams. Their vintage style, soulful lyrics, and truthful melodies will take you on a journey through R&B past, and into a dreamy future.