THE WINACHI TRIBE - 'Electro Funk Sonic Soul Collective'
'Since the formation of the band in 2015 opening for Ringo Star's Son 'Zak Starkey' in London's West End 'The Winachi Tribe' have not stopped for a second. Releasing a number of critically acclaimed singles (with two promotional videos starring acting greats Keith Allen (Lilly Allen's Dad) & Hollywood star Tommy Flanagan (Sons Of Anarchy / Gladiator / Braveheart)...the second filmed with Tommy Flanagan at his Ranch in Malibu, California who starred in the bands video for single 'A Room With A Zoo' (not a bad black book eh?), collaborating with legendary producer's 'Howie.B' 'Danny Saber' & 'John X (Recording sessions with Danny Saber took place in the Laurel Canyon at his notorious Batcave studio & John X at the legendary Venice Beach Creation Centre...John is currently co.producing the bands debut album) and gaining Global press / airplay in both the U.K, U.S & China…including rotation on national 'BBC 6 Music' 'BBC Introducing' 'KCRW' ‘KEXP’ & ‘Billboard China’ plus features in major publications such as 'L.A Times' 'L.A Record' 'Buzz Bands L.A' 'NME' ‘Billboard China’ 'Manchester Evening News' & 'The Big Issue’ (All this achieved with no corporate backing...just raw talent and relentless hard work!!!) Tearing up stages at some of the UK's biggest music festivals including Victorious Festival / Tramlines / Shiiine On Weekender / Moovin Festival / Bearded Theory & Sunflowerfest Belfast. Being booked as official tour support for 'Happy Mondays' 'Soul 2 Soul' 'Sugar Hill Gang' 'The Furious Five' & 'The Charlatans'...also headlining three of their own national U.K tours . 'The Winachi Tribe' show no sign of slowing down!!! 2018 has seen the band head to America in March for their debut headline tour of the U.S (California) and a second tour of L.A in September which saw the band open for U.K Indie legends 'The Charlatans' at the 'Teragram Ballroom L.A' (it's fair to say L.A has become the second home for this Northern U.K band of Funked up misfits...with their management 'H.R.B management' also being based in West Hollywood)...Summer 2018 also saw the release of critically acclaimed single ’Transition’ (picking up an official ‘Grammy’ entry along the way for best Dance track!!!) the release was backed by a 20 date headline U.K tour which was met by rave reviews throughout the U.K music press. 'The Winachi Tribe's rise in a relatively short space of time has been astonishing. From humble beginnings as the U.Ks North West Electro Funk underdogs...to collaborating with a large impressive cast of legendary names from the world of music and acting, gaining major press / airplay all over the world and touring both the U.K & L.A to rave reviews. The world seems to literally be in their hands of Winachi...if they choose to take it. It's an exciting prospect to see what the future holds for this unique band...dare I say it...Tribe'
(VIVA MAGAZINE) There’s a confidence and power to the band’s live set that at times can be mesmerizing. You can’t help feel you’re witnessing a band that could be on the verge of something extremely special.
Heidi Cuda (L.A TIMES ENTERTAINMENT) "The Winachi Tribe are a phenomenon: A band as unique as its name. There’s no question, they have “it,”
DANNY SABER // Producer: (The Rolling Stones / David Bowie / Madonna) “As good a band as I have ever worked with, they blew my head off when I first heard their music. They are definitely special in their own inimitable style.
As Featured on - BBC 6 Music / BBC Introducing / L.A Times / KCRW / KEXP / Billboard China / Buzz Music L.A / L.A Record / Manchester Evening News / Jimmy Star Show (US) / MUTV / NME TV / Lopsided World Of L / Billboard TV (China) / Old Trafford (Playlist) / Songtradr (US) / IFP (Independent Film Project US) / Louder Than War / Gigslutz / Do You Own The Dancefloor? (Film placement) / The White Room (Film placement):