Sometimes poetic, sometimes soul, sometimes hip-hop, sometimes comedic, always from the heart, gill Sotu has a style like no other. He is the master of connection, engaging audiences throughout southern California. Whether he is performing poetry or singing with band the one thing that stays consistent –passion.
Gill S.O.T.U – poet, singer/songwriter, emcee, dj, artist, event host Program director of the marquee (non-profit arts/music venue in golden hill, san Diego)
2009: Host of Train Of Thought, successful weekly open Mic at The Marquee assists in poetry workshops in san Diego’s juvenile county lock-up
2008: member of san Diego slam team, semi-finalists in the national poetry slam debut album – elephant heart nominated for 5 mavric independent music awards *song of the year –acoustic *song of the year – hip hop *album of the year *song of the year – comedy *Best mixing of a full length cd
2007: “Gang green” Grand Slam Poetry Champion of Los Angeles founder of “SOTU Productions” a non-profit art organization in Ventura County
2006: grand slam poetry champion of Ventura county
Find his music, poetry and upcoming gigs at http://www.myspace.com/gillsotu