Acoustic Minds or AM, is a Soul WOMP, Bass driven live EDM band.
AM is made up of twin sisters and lead vocalists, Amanda and Jenni Price, vocalist, producer and keyboardist Aaron Altemose and key bassist/producer Josh Lorenzen. The band's unique sound blends live electronic dance music with Pop, House, Trance, Dubstep, Hip-hop and RnB.
With their growing success over the past two years, the band opened for "The Voice" finalist, Judith Hill (who has performed alongside many legends, including Michael Jackson and Stevie Wonder, as well as her recent solo tour with Josh Groban) at Portland's iconic Crystal Ballroom.
Fairly young when compared to other EDM artists, AM is rich in experience. Each member has a long history in music. The twins have been singing together since the age of 3 and touring the country for the past decade with multiple international artists. Josh and Aaron have been playing music since their early teens, Aaron was signed to a label with his alt rock group LUX. Their collective history has given them the natural ability to produce some of the most unique and trendsetting sounds in the market today.
AM brings high energy, live EDM, laden with soulful, heart capturing vocals, laced with body moving, booty shaking beats. A constant inspiration, these musicians have followed their passions and stuck to the message in their hearts.
Empowering the feminine and honoring the masculine, together creating a musical blend of conscious high energy, deep soul, dance explosion!
We have a lot of fun in the process, and you can feel it in the music and see it in the smiles. We love to create connection and friendship with our audience, reflecting and integrating the love we feel for music and eachother.
Recently we had the honor of performing at Beloved's InspireTruth and brought in the New Years in style at the Portland Art Museum to a SOLD OUT crowd of 3,000 party people.
The twins have been touring and lending their angelic vocals with many greats; Lafa Taylor,
Jah Sun, and have spent years creating, collaborating and performing w/100's of artists all over the western seaboard.
Aaron graduated from Full Sail Music in 2005 with a degree as a recording engineer, his quick instincts and radio ready songwriting creates a dynamic blue print to the music while his beautiful voice soars. Josh has excelled in just a few short years from bass to key bass and production. With his gritty, space bass, womp generating the backbone of the music. The two of them teamed with Jenni, whose song writing and powerful voice have produced a fresh new approach to electronic music. Leading to incredible stories of love and loss, all while pumping up the power of the female entity and reminding us all to strive for greatness. Her twin Amanda brings a softer, intense flow to each song, singing lead or harmonies, the blend is something that only siblings can achieve.
Denver soul singer Sista Soul, brings a unique fusion of R&B, Jazz and hip hop to her sultry music. Soul has spent over 10 years on the music circuit honing her skills. Her music is timeless and powerful. It's that feel good intimate music that moves your soul. Sista Soul is known for her powerhouse vocal performances and great collaborations.
Born and raised in Colorado, and I try to reflect that light on every track I get down on. As the Co-Founder and one of the few emcees with the Mile High Sound Movement I feel it is a huge responsibility of mine to hold it down to the fullest. My voice is my instrument, and these songs are my inspiration. Stay enlightened and play loud.