Drummer and music director Martin Diller started out in the music industry in 2005. Diller has a Bachelor’s Degree, Bachelor’s of Music – Jazz from the University of Cincinatti and a Master’s Degree, Master of Fine Arts – Jazz Drums from the California Institute of the Arts. Martin has played drums for such notable artists as Postmodern Jukebox, Amber Coffman, Walk the Moon, Casey Abrams, Haley Reinhart, Tom Papa, and Spencer Day.
Lilan Kane (pronounced LEE – lawn) is an award winning singer-songwriter based in Oakland, CA. She released her album Love, Myself to a sold out crowd at Yoshi’s Jazz Club. Her vintage-tinged soul sound flows through the heartfelt compositions, telling stories of love, loss, and self-discovery while they seamlessly blend R&B, funk, pop, and jazz. She is currently in the studio working on her next album.
The Berklee College of Music alum has opened for or shared the stage with Pete Escovedo, Trombone Shorty, Sharon Jones, Hall & Oates, Chicago, The Doobie Brothers, Morgan James, Lenny Williams (Tower of Power), Freddie Hughes, Delta Rae, J. Cole, among others. She has also been featured on KCSM, KPFA, KPOO, and Time Warner Cable Manhattan. Her song “Separate Lives (Remix)” was recently released on The Hurst Selection Vol. 3 released (Atlanta Records/Rope-A-Dope Records) which can be found on her EP “Wonder” produced by Michael Aaberg.