We recently got a press release about a couple of musicians, Peter Katz and Emma-Lee, who are headed our way on April 24th. Now, normally we don’t announce bands, but having been around a couple of very talented people in my time, I realized who and what they were within 30 seconds into their video, “What’s Love Got To Do With It” (http://www.southernsouls.ca/peter-katz-emma-lee). Their inspired banjo and guitar duet recorded at the Toronto Zoo creates a dreamy jazz/bluegrass/folk musical mirage of Tina’s tune.
Peter’s style is folk/roots, and Emma-Lee leans toward soulful alternative country, but their fusion creates a tone and harmony that hasn’t been heard from a stage since Simon and Garfunkel. They are both well known in their own right, and are