3 results for tag: funk

Tower of Power

Tower of Power's musical odyssey actually began in 1968 when Emilio Castillo met Stephen "Doc" Kupka. When Doc auditioned during a rehearsal at Emilio's house, Emilio's father called him into the kitchen and offered the following advice: "Hire that guy, he's got something." Doc and his signature baritone sax sound were now in ... More Info

George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic

George Clinton is one of the foremost innovators of funk music and was the mastermind behind the bands Parliament and Funkadelic. Clinton started his career with the Parliaments, a barbershop doo-wop ensemble, which scored a major hit with “I Wanna Testify” in 1967. Clinton then began experimenting with harmonies, ... More Info

Heavy Metal Horns + Eric Reardon

Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of The Heavy Metal Horns! "This is the kind of band that thrives on live shows. Their brassy blend of rhythm & blues, reggae, jazz, soul, and funk, has a way of turning rooms into a romp." -J. Barry Mothes, Portland Press Herald "A funk soul band with honest jazz feelings." -Bob ... More Info