The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble

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The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble is a heavy, original, instrumental soul band based in San Diego. They draw influence from the masters of the style from the past and modern day, including: The Meters, Isaac Hayes, El Michels Affair, Mulatu Astatke, Budos Band, The Nite Liters, Menahan Street Band, Fela Kuti, and The Poets of Rhythm. In June of 2015 they released their debut self titled album on Colemine Records. The album was very well received and made many "Best of 2015" lists including Reddit, Staf Magazine, and KMHD. The album also won a San Diego Music Award. SFSE has shared the stage with Lee Fields and the Expressions, New Mastersounds, Monophonics, Kamasi Washington, and many other touring bands. They perform live regularly all over California and beyond.

Tim Felten - Organ / Electric Piano
Jesse Audelo - Sax / Flute
Wili Fleming – Trombone / Vocals
Jake Najor - Drums
Omar Lopez - Bass
Lito Magana Jr. - Guitar
Travis Klein – Sax / Flute
Diego Velasquez - Percussion
Sheryll Paris - Shekere / Tambourine
Kiko Cornejo Jr. – Congas /Percussion
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Albums

CLMN 12011 The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble — The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble (Album) Colemine Records CLMN 12011 US 2015 Sell This Version
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CLMN 12014 Out On The Coast  — The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble Out On The Coast (Album) Colemine Records CLMN 12014 US 2016 Sell This Version
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CLMN - 12024 Build Bridges — The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble Build Bridges (Album) Colemine Records CLMN - 12024 US 2019 Sell This Version
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CLMN-12044 Step Down — The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble Step Down (Album) Colemine Records CLMN-12044 2022 Sell This Version
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Singles & EPs

TT-101 Layin Low — The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble Layin Low (Single) Timeless Takeover TT-101 US 2013 Sell This Version
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CLMN-124 City Heights — The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble City Heights (Single) Colemine Records CLMN-124 US 2014 Sell This Version
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TT-102 Rise Of The East / Sunny Santa Ana — The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble Rise Of The East / Sunny Santa Ana(7", Single) Timeless Takeover TT-102 US 2015 Sell This Version
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CLMN-136 Jeannie's Get Down / A Message From The Meters — The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble Jeannie's Get Down / A Message From The Meters (Single) Colemine Records CLMN-136 US 2016 Sell This Version
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CLMN-157 Aragon — The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble Aragon (Single) Colemine Records CLMN-157 US 2018 Sell This Version
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CLMN-175 Impeach The President — The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble Featuring Kelly Finnigan The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble Featuring Kelly Finnigan - Impeach The President Colemine Records CLMN-175 US 2020 Sell This Version
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CLMN-209 Step Down — The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble Step Down (Single) Colemine Records CLMN-209 2022 Sell This Version