Saturday, May 5, 2018

LA drums 4 P.R.

Universe Soul Records proudly announces the latest release by artist/percussionist Marcus Miller. "L.A. drums for P.R." is a compilation track that features Miller along with Los Angeles based percussionists Leon Mobley, Jah Amen Mobley, and Angel Figueroa. Theses four men share their artistic talents and abilities to help raise money to aid the hurricane relief and recovery efforts on the island of Puerto Rico.

The track features Leon Mobley as the lead soloist in the first piece. The second interlude features Angel Figueroa on bata drums, The third piece features Jah Amen Mobley on lead djembe. The fourth interlude features Miller's one of a kind percussion kit. The final selection again features Angel on congas and bongos.

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

M & M present the Afro-Persian Experience

Universe Soul Records is proud to present the latest group on our label. M & M,"it's not the's the band", is a duo featuring Artist/percussionist Marcus L. Miller and Persian kamancheh Master Mehdi Bagheri. Musicians Miller and Bagheri have joined forces to create a new sound in World music. Together, the duo plays original music meant to touch the soul and move the feet. Miller has developed a unique style of drumming that is rooted in the rhythms of the African diaspora. Bagheri is a virtuoso kamancheh player who is recognized throughout the world for his abilities.

Please click hear to listen to the music. Enjoy!

Friday, October 7, 2016

Ready for Release!

Global Music Mission

Universe Soul Records proudly announces the upcoming debut CD by Project World Drum.  This group is a percussion ensemble lead by artist/percussionist Marcus Miller. The CD features a collection of Miller's compositions and groove based ideas. The CD will soon be available only at

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Introducing our newest artist: Universe X

Universe X has arrived! Recently there was a report of a disturbance in the cosmos...a bright light and a loud sound were heard vibrating through the milky way. It is only by the forces of the Universe that we were able to connect with the entity known as Universe X. This is what we were able to obtain during the transmission. We are still gathering all the data that was sent to our databanks. Stay tuned in for more releases...Universe X -USR

Friday, July 31, 2015

Summer & Fall concert dates for Marcus Miller w/Freedom Jazz Movement

Upcoming concert performances for Artist/percussionist Marcus L. Miller w/Freedom Jazz Movement.

Sunday August 23, 2015 2:00 PM at St. Elmo Village 4830 St. Elmo Dt. Los Angeles, CA 90019. This concert is free, but donations will be kindly accepted.

Wedsday September 16, 2015 7:00 PM at The Smith Center Las Vegas, NV with the Lula Washington Dance Theatre.

Saturday October 3, 2015 3:00 PM at William Grant Still art center 2520 S. West View St. Los Angeles, CA 90016.

Thursday November 12, 2015 7 PM at Vladivostock Music Festival Vladivostock, Russia.

It's back online! WUSR...the soul of the universe

After a few months of technical difficulties, we are happy to announce that are two internet stations are back up and running. If you like the music of artist/percussionist Marcus Miller and his assorted projects, then by all means, please give it a listen. Here, you'll find tracks that aren't available on sites like Pandora and itunes.

There are two stations. WUSR plays studio released tracks. WUSRlive plays concert bootlegs. Enjoy!

Monday, May 18, 2015

Summer Drum Workshop events featuring Marcus Miller

MarcusMillerDrums workshop dates Summer 2015:

6/9      4 00    Marcus Miller   Lake View Terrace library   Lake View Terrace
6/10    1 00    Marcus Miller   Ben Franklin library            Boyle Heights
6/11    4 00    Marcus Miller   City Terrace library             City Terrace
6/15    4 00    Marcus Miller   Baldwin Hills library           Los Angeles
6/16    3 00    Marcus Miller   Charter Oak library             Covina 
6/17    2 00    Marcus Miller   South El Monte library        El Monte
6/18    3 30    Marcus Miller   Robertson Branch library    Culver City
6/22    4 00    Marcus Miller   Edendale Br library             Los Angeles
6/23    4 00    Marcus Miller   Masao Satow library           Gardena
6/24    3 00    Marcus Miller   Hacienda Heights library     Hacienda Heights
6/25    3 00    Marcus Miller   Duarte library                      Duarte
6/26    3 30    Marcus Miller   Lincoln Heights library       Lincoln Heights
6/27    2 00    Marcus Miller   Cudahy library                    Cudahy
6/29    3 00    Marcus Miller   Mar Vista  library               Mar Vista
6/30    4 30    Marcus Miller   Chet Holifield library         Montebello

7/1    11 00    Marcus Miller   Manhattan Beach library    Manhattan Beach
7/1      3 30    Marcus Miller   West Hollywood library     West Hollywood
7/2      4 00    Marcus Miller   Studio City library              Studio City
7/6      3 00   Marcus Miller   Angeles Mesa library           Los Angeles
7/7     11&1  Marcus Miller   Simi Valley library       Simi Valley
7/8     1 00    Marcus Miller   Southeast library                  Torrance
7/8     4 00    Marcus Miller   El Retiro library                   Torrance
7/9     4 00    Marcus Miller   Walteria library                    Torrance
7/10    2 00    Marcus Miller   Torrance library                  Torrance
7/11    2 00    Marcus Miller   Huntington Park library      Huntington Park
7/14    2 00    Marcus Miller   Henderson library               Torrance
7/14    4 00    Marcus Miller   North Torrance library       Torrance
7/15    12 00  Marcus Miller   John Thomas Dye Summer Camp L.A.
7/15    3 00    Marcus Miller   El Modena library              Orange
7/16    3 00    Marcus Miller   La Quinta library                La Quinta
7/17    2 00    Marcus Miller   Corona library                    Corona
7/18    2 00    Marcus Miller   Hawthorne library              Hawthorne
7/22    2 00    Marcus Miller   Claremont library               Claremont
7/23    11 30  Marcus Miller   Crestline Branch library     Crestline
7/28    3 00    Marcus Miller   Montebello Lib                  Montebello
7/28    6 30    Marcus Miller   Silverlake Branch library   Silverlake
7/29    2 00    Marcus Miller   Rialto library                      Rialto
7/30    4&6  Marcus Miller  Heritage Park library     Irvine

8/1      2:00   Marcus Miller   Temple City library            Temple City
8/4      1 00   Marcus Miller   Pio Pico Branch library      Los Angeles
8/5      3 00   Marcus Miller   Mecca library                     Mecca
8/8     11 00  Marcus Miller   Porter Ranch library           Porter Ranch