Biography

The music of Firefly Soul captures soulful feelings of rhythm and melody that conjure and churn into songs that blend into a splendid spiral of songs that bring forward melodic harmonies and rhythm that groove with a fusion of Soul Jazz, Blues, West Coast World & Electronica

 

The alternate underground scene of this style of music began in the mid ’80s-’90s and was part of an emerging underground scene in the suburbs of Melbourne and Brunswick Australia. These local musicians played an original style of Soul Jazz fusion mixed with Blues and World

 

Through the creation of Firefly Soul, Lenny Sharman has recaptured this fusion of music presented in a series of original compositions that have been captured into  contemporary

recordings of the Genre

 

The integrated musical styles are expanded with contributions from other local artists who have collaborated on some of the works expanding a wider scope of styles to the listener on which a Piano solo by Tim Shanasy on “Dance Till the sunrise” or the captivating saxophone by the late Peter Fraser on “Come to This. While the songwriting partnership of Ben Meeking and Robert Pettinato bring forward a greater variety of nuances and playing styles of a fusion of soul jazz blues and world from Down Under

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