The heart of Bob Marley
the Cole Williams BAND was originally founded in Brooklyn, NY by charismatic, powerhouse vocalist/songwriter/producer Cole Williams as a vessel for her testimony, and has evolved into a church for the prodigal children of planet earth. CWB’s magnetism lies in their diverse background and culture, which is manifested into an indescribable gumbo of psychedelic glam rock, funk, blues, gospel electro-pop music.
Soul of Sam Cooke
2017 saw the Cole Williams BAND release a powerful rendition of the Sam Cooke classic, “A Change Is Gonna Come,” which Glide Magazine called a “simmering, heartfelt take that hits you hard with a wave of emotion.” the Cole Williams BAND’s live performance highlights include the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, Joshua Tree Music Festival, French Quarter Festival, the Blue Note NYC, The Mint, Bayou Boogaloo Festival, Freret Street Festival and they have opened for India.Arie, Emily King, Corey Henry and Treme Funktet, Bo Dollis Jr. and The Wild Magnolias, Ozomatli and Lauryn Hill.
Grit of Etta James
With their national/international buzz bubbling and a hypnotizing live show that leaves fans breathless and empowered. CWB is inspiring audiences with their revolutionary message of love in support of Williams’ new album on Louisiana Red Hot Records, Believe, which is also the title track featuring Corey Henry and Treme Funktet. With dates in the South and West Coast set for the summer and fall, and performances at Joshua Tree Music Festival and more TBA, the Cole Williams BAND is spreading the African Rock gospel and reminding the world to Believe.