Sōleffect is a 6 piece band from the Central Coast of California. 2 female singers intertwine their vocals to create a soulful and unique sound. The guitar, bass, trumpet and drums are a powerhouse of rock and funk that will get you dancing all night long! Sōleffect creates dynamic vocal harmonies and groovy rhythms. They enjoy making cover songs their own soulful style, and are writing great original music in the blues, rock, funk, genres with a hint of reggae and jazz fusion. Sōleffect’s original songs are uplifting with titles like "Write My Story", "Be the Change", “What If” and "Strength from Within". Lead vocalists Bethany and Laura share, “When we sing together, it is as if we connect with our souls and our voices. We want to connect with our audience on that level.” This musically creative and unique group strives to create positive change though their music. Soleffect currently performs at wineries, bars, music venues, and festivals and private parties in San Luis Obispo County.

Want to come see us play? We have shows all over the central coast of California, and would love to have you dancing in the audience. Don’t miss a show, get on our email list and we will make sure you know when we are in your area.

Soleffect in the News: Soleffect was recently featured in the Paso Robles Daily News as one of the Best Winery Musicians in Paso!We love making music in SLO County.

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What If- Performed at Atascadero Lake Park. Original Lyrics Written by Laura Ghiringhelli Knutson

Sōleffect Members:

Bethany Collins, Lead Vocals Laura Ghiringhelli-Knutson, Lead Vocals Brian Lindsey, Bass Guitar

Scott Smith, Guitar Casey McGraw, Drums & Back up Vocals Dave (MacDaddy) McNamara, Trumpet