ABOUT THE HIPPO BROTHERS

Originated from a shared passion for raw soul, early funk, latin jazz and boogaloo, the musicians already earned their tracks in bands like Juicebox, The Mighty Typhoons, New Cool Collective, Rude Rich & High Notes, Bongomatic, and performed at all the hot dutch festivals and clubs.

With the presence of tenor sax, trumpet, Hammond organ and piano, guitar, bass, drums and percussion, these gentleman will enter the stage with some ultimate grooves, together with the wonderful soul singer Miss Beulah.

Miss Beulah is considered as the Dutch Sharon Jones with her soulful voice and energetic performance. The Hippo Brothers featuring Miss Beulah have just released the tune ‘What Have You Done for Me Lately’, a Janet Jackson cover in a groovy new sound package.

Some inspiration sources: Willie Bobo, Sharon Jones, Marva Whitney, Mongo Santamaria, Jimmy Smith and many more.

Line Up:

Miss Beulah - Vocals
Rob Berends - Sax & Flute
George Pancras - Trumpet
Emanuel Wiemans - Drums
Carlos Manso - Bass
Jeroen van Zwijndregt - Hammond Organ & Piano
Rob de Lange - Guitar
Jos de Haas - Percussion