Roxy & The Underground Soul Sound
Roxy & the Underground Soul Sound are a 6 piece soul-funk band, from Halifax, Nova Scotia. The group channels classic soul and funk in their infectious original material. With an airtight rhythm section and searing horns lay the foundation, over which the five-foot firecracker lead vocalist Roxy Mercier soulfully drives home songs of social justice, love lost & won.
The band released their new album, Stand Up, in 2019 is making waves across the country and beyond. The new record reminds it’s listeners to fight for what you believe in & that love really does conquer all. The previous year in 2018, the group had an career breaking opportunity to open for Grammy award winner, Chaka Khan at the Halifax Jazz Festival.
In July 2014, they performed at the Halifax TD Jazz Festival and won the Galaxie Rising Star Award, which made it possible for them to complete their debut album "Don't You Know?", featuring their sensational single "Puppet". The album was produced by award winning musician and songwriter Erin Costello. The group also went on to win "Urban Recording Of The Year" and "New Artist Recording of the Year" as well as Halifax's the Coast Gold Award for "Best Rn'B Band".