Soul Fusion is a four piece funk, soul, rock and blues band from Waterloo/Cedar Falls, Iowa. Their performances blend original songs with classic covers. Soul Fusion's energetic and entertaining shows are enjoyed by multi-age audiences. For the past seven years the band has been regularly performing at venues, festivals, and events throughout the Midwest. The group consists of Erik Bjorn (lead vocals and guitar), Tom E. Cooper III (bass guitar and vocals), Jom Van Gelder (drums and vocals), and Daniel James (lead guitar). Soul Fusion's new CD, It's Cruel, was released October 2006. "It's Cruel" consists of ten new original songs. The album was produced and recorded by Tom Tatman at Catamount Studios in Cedar Falls, Iowa.