Aaron Whitby is best known for his work with longtime collaborator Martha Redbone, the acclaimed Native/African-American songstress with whom he created the music genre ‘Native American Soul. Currently the team have created and are touring Bone Hill - The Concert, a devised, multi-disciplinary theatrical concert originally commissioned by Joe’s Pub and The Public Theater.
Mentored by Ohio Player Walter ‘Junie’ Morrison, Aaron Whitby has recorded with many greats, from Natalie Cole to George Clinton, and performed with the likes of Non Hendryx and Vernon Reid. His intent and style are unmistakeable - he’s got soul and it’s evident from the very first note until the last. And now, Aaron’s debut solo album - Cousin From Another Planet - is ready for prime time. With a cooking band that includes Fred Cash, Gary Fritz, Rodney Holmes, and Jerome Harris, and special guest vocalists Lisa Fischer, Tamar Kali, Rome Neal and Martha Redbone, Aaron leads us on a journey that includes social reflection and a powerful, positive message, all with a funky and soulful vibe.