Hot Mama soul band
Soul band from Pavia, PV, Italia
Born in 1994 as “Tony Colan Soul Band”, founded by artists Carlo Botteri, Angelo Colantoni and Emanuela Tacchini.
The band took part to the most significative national events:
-1998 “Peschiera Soul Festival”
-1999/2000 “Porretta Soul Festival
-2000 “Sestri Levante Blues and Soul Festival”
-2001 “Sweet Soul Festival” (Bologna)
-2003-2004 “70’s Flowers
The band shared the stage with important personalities of Soul worldwide:
Solomon Burke, Jay Blackfoot, Otis Clay, Barbara Carr.
In 1999 created a new team named “Hot Mama”, founded by Emanuela Tacchini and Carlo Botteri.
New Year’s Eve 2000: support to “Fichi d’India” (cabaret -Milan)
New Year’s Eve 2001: support to the comics of Zelig (Andalo, TN – live broadcast by Italia 1 channel)
They took part to “Porretta Soul Festival” with excellent feedback of people and critics.
Repertory: hystorical tracks of the Memphis Soul
2000: tour tributed to John Beluschi and Blues Brothers.
In their activity thei process the classics of Soul and its evolution toward other musical genres.
2014: new foundation of the Band centering their activity the contemporary Soul.