Sonic Groove Society is a musical journey stretching beyond limits of traditional genres with the goal set to define its own space in today’s global music spectrum. “World Music”, internet, globalization and many other recent phenomenas has opened up artistic possibilities one could only dream of some years ago. Exchange of knowledge about anything from global styles to local traditions, from advanced technology to ancient musical instruments inspires and drives many present-day musicians to new experiments.
Sonic Groove Society is a collaboration between 6 very strong such multi-style musical personalities coming together to rewrite their previous experiences in different ethnic or electronic genres. Featuring Björn Meyer’s (S) versatile bass playing, the rich textures of electronic musician Liliane Chlela (Leb) and the irresistible drive of four percussionists from Europe and Lebanon – Fouad (Leb), Fredrik Gille (S), Samuel Rohrer (Sch) and Khaled Yassine (Leb) – a collective of many years, travels, sounds, grooves and experiences gets redefined and