Soul Retrievers play music rooted in the blues and with the psychedelic sensibilities of the 1960s and 70s.
Melwell Romancito – A singer-songwriter, Romancito has performed as part of musical groups and combos for decades in Taos and elsewhere, singing and playing rock, blues, gospel, jazz, bluegrass and more. She has also worked as a freelance writer for regional publications, including a long-standing relationship with the award-winning weekly newspaper The Taos News, where she has contributed regularly with articles about local events, arts, and the local music scene.
Russell Latino – Louisiana native Russell Latino’s rich and soulful percussion style was born from the traditions of the Jazz, Blues, and R&B of New Orleans. Known for his unique and spirited Cajon brush technique, he plays his percussion setup with his heart and soul.