Funk

The Big Up Satellite Party with Kung Fu and Jeff Bujak | 5/16

Submitted by Brotherly Love… on Thu, 05/09/2013 - 11:14 am

Connecticut’s nu-funk quintet, Kung Fu is teaming up with Jeff Bujak for an official Big Up Music & Arts Festival Satellite Party at the Brooklyn Bowl on Thursday, May 16th. Their unique brand of lethal ‘70s-style funk mixed with EDM ideology recently caught the attention of Sirius/XM Radio’s JamOn and they have a huge festival season approaching with main stage and late night slots at Mountain Jam, Gathering of the Vibes, All Good and of course, The Big Up.

Big Easy Awards to Honor Dumpstaphunk as "Ambassador of Entertainment"

Submitted by Margaret Willard on Wed, 04/03/2013 - 1:43 pm

Just days before Dumpstaphunk celebrates their 10th Anniversary on the Gentilly Stage at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage FestivalGambit Weekly's 25th Annual Big Easy Awards will honor the local funk ensemble Monday, April 22 with the "Ambassador of Entertainment" special recognition award for championing Ne

Big Ol' Dirty Bucket Debut Album Drops Nationwide

Submitted by Big Ol' Dirty Bucket on Mon, 12/03/2012 - 1:32 pm

Big Ol' Dirty Bucket's self-titled album is the band's debut studio release and contains eleven pulsating tracks which highlight the unique style of funk that has become the band's trademark sound. Laden with big horns, rippling keys, slick guitar, and soulful vocals atop thumping bass and drums, each track showcases the vast sonic pallet that makes Big Ol Dirty Bucket's sound so modern and unique, while retaining an unmistakably classic funk feel.

Phish Phamily NYE After Party w/Dumpstaphunk & Jen Hartswick

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 11/26/2012 - 11:11 am

New Year's Eve with Phish at Madison Square Garden has become it's own cult holiday in the Big Apple, as are the notorious after-parties. The jamband bliss will rage long after the ball has dropped this year, when Ivan Neville's Dumpstaphunk and the Jennifer Hartswick Band host a post-Phish afterparty just a few blocks up from MSG at Stage 48.

Yo Mama's Big Fat Booty Band: Fall/Winter Tour And New Album

Submitted by Tsunami Publicity on Fri, 11/16/2012 - 2:37 pm

With roots in traditional Funk, Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band continuously inspires listeners and artists alike with their unique improvisation and ability to transcend traditional genres. Formed in 2002, the group has averaged over 150 shows per year for over a decade. Each performance is a high energy musical and visual experience that leaves crowds breathless.

Just Announced: The Motet's NYE Celebration @ Fox Theatre

Submitted by Fox Theater on Tue, 09/25/2012 - 11:27 am

Z2 Entertainment is proud to present The Motet at the Fox Theatre on Sunday, December 30th & Monday, December 31st.  Tickets go on sale Friday, September 28th for $20.00 in advance and $23.00 day of show for the 30th and $30 GA for the 31st.THE MOTET's BEGINNING OF TIME BALLperforming OG Funk crossed with tributes to the greatsSunday, December 30th w/ EuforquestraMonday, December 31st w/ DubSkin2012 brings a new sound to a familiar face in the national music community.