SATURN MUSIC UNLIMITED
In 1994 by Memphis native, Kashan Ramahn (formed a diversified band that Incorporated funk, R&B and soul with elements of smooth jazz that he would later describe their unique sound as galactic Soul. With songs like, "WHAT'S YOUR PLEASURE" from their debut album, "Light Of Life," (Phonzari Records) and "LOVE STARTS WITH YOU," the Los Angeles-based band drew the attention to the local music scene. Favorite covers like "WATCHING YOU" (Loose Ends) and "FREE" (Deniece Williams), have now become their own. Saturn's talents have earned them much recognition by industry notables for their writing, arrangements and high-energy stage performances. Visually dynamic on stage, blending harmonic vocals with slick, polished, grooves and tight, powerful rhythms are surrounded by the swirling horn arrangements of the 'Rings Of Saturn' horn section.
Saturn has shared the stage with the legendary, Morris Day & The Time, community neighbors, Hiroshima and soul legends, The Drifters, to name a few. Ramahn, who plays bass, and vocals for SMU. Vocalist Lisa Marie Williams ("Lisa Marie Sings"), Norm 'Thundersticks' Lane (Drums) and keyboardist, Troy Ferguson. Guitarist, Donovan Knox, (The Donovan Knox Trio) also adds vocals, and Wynell Montgomery, Saxophone, flute and Keyboards round out the SMU sound.
Saturn Music Unlimited is currently working on their sophomore project entitled, "Redemption." There are three singles due off of the 9-song album including, "CONFESSIONS OF LOVE," EP. It is still in heavy rotation on several music platforms. The follow-up single set to be released soon is, "PARTY TIME" and "KEEP IT REAL."
Keep a lookout for Saturn Music Unlimited: The Planet Of Kool