The band Soleil Bantu reflects Bibouls musical multicultural history, with his childhood in Cameroon until the break through now as an international musician. Born in Cameroon, then Syria, Copenhagen, Paris and Munich: His music combines this cultural influences to a very unique sound. Thousands of years old rhythms and melodies, that are part of the Bantu traditional music, merge with western Jazz- and Pop-Culture.
The polyrhythmic interaction and colorful improvisations create a driving pulse that takes the audience on an unforgettable voyage of discovery. – „No matter the syle, I´m caleidoscoping the groove“. Biboul sings in his native language Ewondo as well as in English and French.
The members of Soleil Bantu are highly renowned musicians of the European Music Scene.
Biboul Darouiche: vocals, percussion, calimbas
Michael Hornek: vocals, keys, percussion
Christian Lettner: drums
Igor Kljujic: bass
Martin Scales: guitar
Miko Watanabe: percussion
Kerry L. Dooley: vocals
Eileen Byrne: vocals
Ferdinand Kirner: guitar