Kevin Michaels Enigma Project delivers a show comprised of high quality jazz, rock, r&b, blues, funk, and reggae styles that often morph from rock into jazz/latin, and at times crosses jazz into jazz/rock, r&b/funk/reggae styles.
The band does its own arrangements to all types of original and cover types of music, which covers broad musical spectrums. Each song that is delivered is unique, packed with power to extremely subtle details, with deep heavy groove, great time, and wonderful feels.
This band starts growing on you from the moment you hear it. Over time, you realize that you’ve been missing quality music for longer than you thought.
For those not familiar with the band, the music presented will give you a deeper understanding of what true music is.
The Enigma Project is carving out its place in the music industry gaining popularity at record speed having been featured at many popular music festivals. Leader Kevin Michaels is a perfectionist and demands excellence from himself and his bandmates, always looking to expand drum and percussion boundaries in all genres. His original compositions include lyrics that are literate, self-consciously meaningful and fearless. As a musical-genre-spear-header, he emphasizes blends of diverse rhythms adding scintillating and energetic flavors and feels to his music. As a true artist, he's passionate about incorporating heavy elements of Jazz, Rock, Fusion, R&B, Latin, Cuban, Brazilian, Country and Classical styles, which includes Worldbeat and pure African rhythms. The Enigma Project's "Superman Lover" is its recent offering to the marketplace as a sneak peek of what's to come early 2019.
"I was blown away by The Enigma Project band, all seasoned musicians who have a history of playing with signature bands. In today's musical landscape, this myriad of blended styles would be welcome on most any musical stage. You get the sense that these guys will really tap all the great remembrances of tunes you love, played as a new arrangement, with identifiable blends of other styles embracing the forward moving groove. I also enjoyed working along Kevin Michaels in creating his new website, his jovial spirit, intense intellect and a keen eye for presentation, which is always in forward momentum mode," says Jaijai Jackson of The Jazz Network Worldwide.
Having played with hundreds of bands and recorded on The Beach Boys "Holland Album", including credit on the 2013 "Made in California" album as well as an audio/visual music credit on the 2006 Jack Nicholson/Leonardo DiCaprio film "The Departed" adds to his credits.
Kevin Michaels has made his mark when it comes to blending his drumming ability creating a fresh and newly vibrant musical experience with anyone's style. This gift comes organically to Kevin since he is a composer, arranger, audio guru, author and educator who offers consultations. In addition, he is a powerful producer of all types of music, video, including artistic, musical, and stage events. - LOS ANGELES, Nov. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/