16 results for tag: Funk

Carl Mayotte

Carl Mayotte and his group deliver a magical concert where solos and virtuoso flights follow one another as in an action film that would keep you on the edge of your seat. One of Carl’s goals has been to democratize jazz by creating a concert where communication and the exchange of energy with the audience are essential. ... Read More

Avi Granite 6

New York guitarist and composer Avi Granite is best known for his Toronto-based neo-jazz sextet Avi Granite 6. Drawing inspiration from jazz, funk, punk, and avant garde, the group's sound is a cultural tapestry that explores original compositions through fierce improvisations which combine film music and the modern jazz ... Read More

Vince Maccarone’s Los Variants

The brainchild of Vince Maccarone, Los Variants explores connections between diverse musical backgrounds, blending different cultural influences within a jazz setting. This 5-piece super band presents a seamless mosaic of international influences taking audiences on a musical journey around the world drawing from reggae, blues, ... Read More

The Elizabeth Shepherd Trio

Velvety-voiced pianist Elizabeth Shepherd arrived on the international scene in 2006 when her debut album 'Start To Move' was voted one of the top jazz albums of the year by listeners of the influential Gilles Peterson Show on BBC Radio Worldwide. Since then, the Montreal-based soul-jazz innovator has established herself as one ... Read More

Tanika Charles

Formerly known as the best kept secret in soul music, Toronto-based singer Tanika Charles has become a staple of the scene both at home and abroad. Her music revels in honesty and attitude. Her live show is high energy and endearing. The 2x JUNO Award nominated and 2x Polaris Prize long-listed singer continues to win audiences ... Read More

FunkJoint

Originally formed as a duo between Sauvelm McClean (keyboards/vocals) and Graham Templeman (drums), FunkJoint has a collective approach to musical writing and performance. Since 2018 the band has garnered hometown recognition for its unique brand of acid-jazz and revels in tight funk jams that exude the spirit of improvisa... Read More

FunkJoint

FunkJoint is an experimentally minded band from Saskatoon that revels in tight funk jams and the spirit of improvisation. Members include Sauvelm McClean (keys and bass), Stephen Fischer (guitar), Adam Streisel (trumpet), and Graham Templeman (drums). Tenor saxophonist Rory Lynch has been steadily making a name for himself ... Read More

Dirty Catfish Brass Band

Back to The Basment for their fourth visit, the Dirty Catfish Brass Band has become a constant at local festivals and venues within Winnipeg and the surrounding area. The band’s aim is to inspire, create and instigate – but, mostly, they just want you on your feet. Invoking the sounds of the New Orleans brass tradition, the ... Read More

FunkJoint

FunkJoint is an experimentally minded band from Saskatoon that revels in tight funk jams and the spirit of improvisation. Members include Sauvelm McClean (keys and bass), Stephen Fischer (guitar), Adam Streisel (trumpet), and Graham Templeman (drums). Tenor saxophonist Rory Lynch has been steadily making a name for himself ... Read More

Jack Semple & Friends

Doors at 6:30 Meal at 7:30 This Valentine’s Day treat yourself and your significant other to an evening of incredible music and food. Saskatchewan musician Jack Semple has an international career that just keeps expanding. Blessed with a soulful voice and an awe inspiring guitar technique, Jack has become one of the ... Read More