Luis Oliart
Southern California native Luis Oliart's talent as a guitarist, singer, and songwriter has been described as "simply magical… totally captivating… compelling." His sound blends the influences of funk, rock, blues, reggae and Latin, producing music that is fresh and full of energy. Oliart has tagged this new genre "Alternative Soul", and he has brought this unique sound to such well-known venues as House of Blues, the Hard Rock Café, Key Club, Knitting Factory, BB King's, The Bitter End, CBGB, and even Carnegie Hall.