Saturday, October 29, 2016
Hey Soul Sister - An Elegant Evening with Train’s Nikita Germaine, Sunday October 30 By Shelah Moody
Who: An Elegant Evening of Jazz with Nikita Germaine
When: 6:30 p.m., Sunday October 30.
Where: The Fenix Live, 914 4th Street, San Rafael, CA
You may recognize the lovely and talented Nikita Germaine Houston from her world tours, TV appearances and high profile performances with the Grammy winning American roots rock band Train. Since 2012, Nikita Germaine, along with her cousin, acclaimed Bay Area vocalist Sakai Smith, have lent their stellar vocals to Train songs such as “Hey Soul Sister,” “Drops of Jupiter” and “Marry Me.”
Now, the sultry soulstress is re-launching her solo career under the management of Oakland-based trombonist, producer, musical director and Grammy Trustee Larry Batiste.
Join Nikita Germaine and special guest, Kenny Washington, for an elegant evening of jazz at the Fenix Live in San Rafael. Nikita Germaine will be accompanied by Tammy Lynne Hall-Hawkins on piano, Deszon Claiborne on drums, Gary Brown on bass and Kalin Joshua on saxophone. Stay tuned to Streetwise Radio for a full interview with Nikita Germaine. Hear Nikita Germaine on www.streetwisesd.com/radio. Thanks for listening!