Tempa & Naor

The husband and wife songwriting team, Tempa & Naor released their first original album, Ember’s Fire on November 10th, 2018.  

They crafted powerful and compelling, all-original work touching on themes of transformation, love, loss, and release in the Soul Folk genres of music.  

This album of 10 years in the making shares the most intimate journey of Tempa & Naor with their hearts open for the world to see.

Whether performing as a duo or integrating the supportive musical talent of a larger group, this magnetic couple infuses each song with an affectionate resonance that carries and sustains the listener along a journey. 

They are working on their 2nd album that is scheduled to be released in 2020 and will release their 1st single (I Won't Breakdown) off that album on April 3rd, 2020.

Tempa’s searing and soulful voice is something to be felt and heard. You will feel it when she sings it!  

With more than 30 years of professional experience, Tempa knows how to entertain her audience and to craft powerful songs. Tempa started a Blues band (Tempa and the Tantrums) in Colorado,  2000-2012  Voted “Best Blues Band”, & “Best Jam” in Colorado (released 3 albums).  

Tempa has shared the stage with BB King, Mavis Staples, Koko Taylor, Tab Benoit, Jimmy Thackery, Bernard Allison, Luther Allison, Lonnie Brooks, Jeff Beck, and many others. Tempa has played Red Rocks, Colorado to the Sea Of Galilee, and always gives her audience a music experience they never forget.  

There’s a beautifully restrained subtlety of passion and togetherness in Naor’s fine acoustic guitar work, vocals, and music arrangements.  

The Israeli born songwriter, Naor Nave has more than 20 years of experience in crafting songs, singing and playing guitar.   

Naor met Tempa at her Jam in 2007 in Denver Colorado, where they fell in love, and he joined the Tantrums. 

Tempa and Naor moved to Maui in 2012,  and started an 11 piece ZydecoSoul band called “Soul Kitchen” which Won Maui Time, “Best Band on Maui 2017”.  

Soul Kitchen released their first album  "Live At Charley’s" on April 14th, 2019.!  

Tempa & Naor moved to Oregon at the beginning of 2019. 

They believe that “Music Is Medicine“ and will continue to create musical healing, one song at a time...

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