Suave is a Classic/Latin Rock and Bluesy Soul influenced band based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Combining classic Latin Rock and Funk sounds of the 1970s with dance oriented Latin Pop, R&B and Salsa rhythms of today, Suave has been described by Latin Rock Legend Jorge Santana, as ,One of the best bands currently on the Bay Area Music scene. As in 2003, Suave was hired again by Jorge in 2004 to perform with him as his backup band for selected gigs. Suave features talented, professional musicians that have toured, performed and/or recorded with Pete Escovedo and The E Family, The Drifters, SANTANA percussion section members past & present, Armando Peraza, Raul Rekow & Karl Perazzo, The Jorge Santana Band, MALO, 2 members of the one & only Tower of Power horn section, Doc Kupka & Tom Politzer along with ex-Tower lead vocalist Tom Bowes. Suave's sound is built on solid dynamic rhythm/wailing horn & attention grabbing soloists.
SuavÃ©, is a concert/dance band based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Combining classic Latin Rock and Funk sounds of the 1970's with the dance oriented Pop, R&B, and Salsa rhythms of today, SuavÃ© has been described by Latin Rock Legend, Jorge Santana, as "One of the best bands currently on the Bay Area Music scene". The group has now broadened its musical scope by performing classic rock hits from the 60's&70's at their live shows, to rave reviews. SuavÃ© features talented, professional musicians that have toured and/or recorded with Smashmouth, Pete Escovedo & The E Family, members of The Tower Of Power horn section, The Drifters, Malo, The Jorge Santana Band and Sapo. SuavÃ©'s powerful sound and top flight soloists are the perfect compliment to their energetic stage performances. This exciting show is available for corporate events, nightclubs, private occasions and major festivals. Showing musical diversity during their role as Jorge Santana's back-up band, SuavÃ© established itself as original recording artists with the September 2003 release of their CD single, "Do U Remember Me?". The song received rave reviews and was the 1 R&B single in over 100 countries for nine consecutive days & spent 3 consecutive weeks ranked in the Top 10 on the Broadjam.com music review website. The CD single features the songwriting talents of SuavÃ© co-founders, bandleader/guitarist Jerry Navarro and keyboardist, Zach Bonilla. Interested in hiring SuavÃ© band?, call Jerry Navarro at (408)455-2762 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org SuavÃ© is focused, now more than ever, on exploring & taking advantage of its' members diverse musical talents, which cover a wider range of styles than most Bay Area groups. Recent audiences have unanimously agreed, whether it be Old School Funk, Latin Rock, R&B, Classic Rock or wailing Blues, every style of music SuavÃ© performs is the real thing, performed by musicians who only know how to play one way.... from the heart. As always... delivered SuavÃ© style