Tag Archives: funk

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Holychild seduce The Echo, while Decorator get things funky and Travelers make their debut

Holychild seduced a crowd of Angelinos this past Monday night at The Echo. The band started playing and soon Liz Nistico would come out in a fur, pink baby doll dress, and leopard skin high heels boasting a pretty sexy performance. I saw them a few months ago opening for MØ, and in just a few […]

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Pimps of Joytime and Chantal Claret get fans at the Satellite dancing to infectious grooves

With a touch of blues, funk and good ole rock ‘n’ roll, The Satellite hosted a night of great talent having the Brooklyn based band Pimps of Joytime fill the space with their infectious range of musical influences. Making the crowd shake and sweat, the pimps were all about making everybody wear out their dance shoes. […]

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ZZ Ward funks things up at Coachella

The highest energy set of Coachella weekend two, day one likely belonged to ZZ Ward, the Jewish R&B sensation that has quickly climbed the ladder with a number of hook-driven jams that put Ward’s charisma at the forefront. Friday’s performance in the Mojave tent was probably the funkiest of the entire day. Ward engaged her […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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George Clinton & P-Funk All Stars to headline Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE

Delivering that colorful space funk since 1968, George Clinton & P-Funk All Stars make their way to the Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on Friday, May 2nd. We last caught the legendary funk innovator at the Greek Theater this past August, but this time we get to see him with his entire Parliament-Funkadelic. Supporting George Clinton […]

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Watch Dam-Funk and Snoopzilla’s New Video for “Faden Away” Off New Album, 7 Days of Funk

If you have yet to hear the good word, L.A. funkmaster extraordinaire, Dam-Funk, has teamed up with the the one-and-only Snoop Dogg (aka Snoopzilla). Combining their fresh talents and love for all things funk, Dam-Funk and Snoopzilla are set to release their new collaborative project, 7 Days of Funk on December 10, 2013 on Stones […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Win Tickets to Blackalicious at the Echoplex – August 2, 2013

Hip hop duo from Sacramento, Blackalicious hit The Echoplex stage on Friday, August 2. Gift of Gab and Chief Xcel make up the duo and are recognized for their tongue-twisting, complex rhymes, and classic hip hop beats. Their lyrics are positive and spiritual rather than violent or misogynous. Joining the eccentric duo are Orgone and Busdriver. […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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New Video: Theophilus London “Rio” featuring the Menahan Street Band

Theophilus London just shared a steamy new video for his first new studio track, “Rio”, from his forthcoming album, due later this year. The song is a sexy and sensual r&b number that features a tight sound complements of the Menahan Street Band. Theophilus Londson’s new video for “Rio” is full of style, fashion and all things slick. It […]

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Win Tickets to The Egg with Sophie Barker at The Satellite – May 14, 2013

EDM dance technicians, The Egg headline The Satellite on Tuesday, May 14. Their music is influenced by everything around them and inspired by artists such as Pink Floyd, Daft Punk, DFA Records, Hot Chip, and the nugaze scene. You could imagine how they sound live – electronic, rock, funk, and house with interesting visuals. They […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Win Tickets to Los Amigos Invisibles at The Fonda Theater – April 26, 2013

Los Amigos Invisibles headline the Fonda Theater on April 26. Their first album in 1995 has helped develop the band with sounds that are irresistible with the fusion of Latin rhymes with funk and lounge music. David Byrne, from the Talking Heads, discovered the band and immediately signed them to his label. Through Bryne, Los […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Win Tickets to Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe w/ Howlin Rain at the El Rey – Feb. 1, 2013

Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe headlines the El Rey on Friday, Feb. 1. Many will recognize him as a member of Lenny Kravitz’s band playing sultry sounds through his sax. Denson has co-founded and led The Greyboy Allstars as well as record with artists such as Blind Boys of Alabama, Joe Foreman, and Dave Holland. Karl […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |