Updated: Jun 28
June 24th 2023 | Nikki Forte
From the moment they took the stage, Blessid Union of Souls exuded an infectious energy that resonated throughout JD Legends Saturday night. Their genuine passion for their music and the connection with their fans was evident in every note they played and every lyric sung.
Vocalist Eliot Sloan's voice has withstood the test of time, capturing the essence of their iconic hits with remarkable precision. His heartfelt delivery added a layer of authenticity to every song, reigniting the emotions we felt when we first heard them.
The setlist was a dream come true for any Blessid Union of Souls fan, filled with all the beloved classics that defined their career. From the opening chords of "I Believe" to the soul-stirring melodies of "Hey Leonardo (She Likes Me for Me)".
What truly set this performance apart was the band's ability to infuse new life into their timeless hits. They embraced their iconic sound while adding fresh nuances and subtle improvisations, showcasing their growth as artists while staying true to their roots. It was a testament to their ongoing dedication to their craft and the evolution of their music. If you have the opportunity to witness Blessid Union of Souls in concert, seize it without hesitation—it's a journey you won't want to miss.
Opening band: Matt St. George