Sonic Love Child is: Dave Alderson: lead and harmony vocals, guitar, mandolin, octave mandolin; Nicole Navratil: lead and harmony vocals, hand percussion; Mark Hoornbeek: lead guitar and mandolin, vocals; Shirley Fors: harmony vocals
Their music is a joyful celebration of American roots and popular songs that span a wide swath of eras and genres. With decades of professional music performance and presentation experience in a variety of public and private settings, SLC artists have played as an ensemble for more than ten years. Audiences enjoy the band’s fresh arrangements of classic and original repertoire that showcase SLC’s lovely vocals, rich harmonies, and deft instrumentation.
SLC shares its passion for diverse tunes with music lovers of all ages at cafes, coffeehouses, clubs, neighborhood events, festivals, fundraisers, and weddings, as well as at public venues, such as the Minnehaha Falls bandstand where they’ve performed for more than a decade as part of Minneapolis Parks and Recreation Board’s annual summer music programming. SLC’s third full-length recording, Light of Mine, was released in December of 2017.