Funky

Funky is a positive adjective related to the word “funk”. Funk is an American musical style that originated in the mid to late 1960s when African American musicians blended soul music, soul jazz and R&B into a rhythmic, danceable new form of music. Funk “de-emphasizes melody and harmony and brings a strong rhythmic groove of electric bass and drums” to the foreground. Unlike R&B and Soul songs, which had many chord changes, funk songs are often based on an extended vamp on a single chord. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Łąki Łan

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The Backyard CommitteeConcert Georgetown Saloon
Redding, United States
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Friday 5 December 2014
Lettuce
WyllysConcert
Brooklyn Bowl
Brooklyn, New York, United States
40.721894 -73.957392
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Saturday 6 December 2014
Lettuce
Herbert HollerConcert
Brooklyn Bowl
Brooklyn, New York, United States
40.721894 -73.957392

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Sunday 7 December 2014
Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue
The Funk ArkConcert
9:30 Club
Washington DC, United States
38.918039 -77.023632

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Monday 29 December 2014
Tower of PowerConcert Wilbur Theatre
Boston, United States
42.350484 -71.065086

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Wednesday 31 December 2014
Milo Z
Milo Z, Stanhope House R&B ReviewConcert
The Stanhope House
Stanhope, New Jersey, United States
40.902422 -74.707905
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