Santoria Band Biography

Santoria are a Professional Irish Neo-Soul band fronted by leading Dublin Vocalist Linzi Mckeon-Smith & Musician Shane Smith (Guitar/Keys).

The vibrant eight-piece ensemble have performed a large number of shows across Ireland, including venues such as The Olympia Theatre, Trinity Rooms, INEC Killarney, The Button Factory, Whelan’s, Sky Venue and Croke Park, as well as the Bud Rising and Dublin City Soul Festivals respectively.

Overseas, the group have also performed in locations such as Mexico, Los Angeles, New York and the UK.

Leading lady Linzi Mckeon-Smith also appears as Special Guest with the Hot House Big Band, a 17-piece Jazz Orchestra with residency in The Mercantile in Dublin.

The Band:
  • Linzi Mckeon-Smith // Lead Vocals
  • Shane Smith // Guitar, Keyboards & Vocals
  • Mark Wilde // Sax
  • Dara Rawat // Bass
  • Graham Kane // Drums
  • Ciara Burke, Charlene Nolan // Vocals