Toshín, lead by the powerful voice of Tosin Bankole, is vibrant 6-piece band who take their inspiration from a variety of music spanning from early Motown to modern soul/RnB artists such as Tank and the Bangas and Anderson .Paak
Toshín is set to bring a two-day soul festival to Berlin. On the first day, immerse yourself in her original music and a soulful jam, while the second day unfolds as a tribute to her musical heroes, Aretha Franklin and Nina Simone.More information
Toshín, born in Nigeria but raised in Dundalk, County Louth, discovered her passion for singing at a young age within her church choir. Even today, she continues to contribute her voice to choirs, a testament to her commitment to preserving and honoring her roots.
Toshín’s exhilarating live shows go from the heartfelt soul of Aretha Franklin to all-out James Brown-esque funky goodness, and has seen her play all of Ireland’s top music festivals including Electric Picnic, Beyond the Pale, All Together Now. Toshín has also supported Macy Gray on her Irish Tour, the incredible true soul outfit Staple Jr Singers, Corrine Bailey Rae & Kurt Elling, as well as performing sold out headline shows in both Dublin’s Whelans and The Grand Social.
With a number of new releases and an album in the pipeline, Toshín are set for a big 2024 ahead.