Started in 1993 Rare Blend (Victor Samalot / Bobbi Holt), was born from a working relationship in a local music production house in the Cleveland. In between projects, the two wrote music in the Jazz, Rock and Fusion genres with a progressive edge.
Active years (1995-2010--5 CD releases), Rare Blend received favorable press reviews, radio airplay, had been invited to be included on regional and national compilation discs, and found themselves performing on bills from Jazz to jam band, fusion to progressive rock. RB shared bills or opened for David Sanborn, Special EFX, Ozric Tentacles, Tunnels, Dark Star Orchestra, Kevin Eubanks, Blood, Sweat & Tears, Spyro Gyra,
Frogg Cafe, Los Lobos, and others.....Listen to Rare Blend