October 23, 2009 at 10pm to October 24, 2009 at 2am
The fabulous East Bay Funk & Soul Revue is back and bringing you some of the best local funk and soul acts around. This time around we've got two great acts: Oakland's 7-piece unit of deep funk and filthy soul, The Grease Traps, leads things off then the 10-piece Funk Revival Orchestra breaks it down with a mix of old school funk, classic breakbeats, and latin soul. DJ Riddm and DJ Sweet Kev lay down the best in old school grooves before, during and after the bands.
The fabulous East Bay Funk & Soul Revue is returning for a sizzling sixth installment next Friday, June 12th at the Shattuck Downlow in Berkeley. The Grease Traps will start things off with a hot pocketful of heavy funk and instrumental soul. Then local funk phenom, Monophonics, ups the ante with their raucous stew of original horn-driven funk madness and soulful grooves. Highly recommended!Sweet Kev and guest DJ will be spinning your favorite soul/R&B classics, old school hip-hop and…See More
Guitarist & "manager" of Oakland's filthy instrumental funk outfit, The Grease Traps, part-time gtr/bass with local afrobeat powerhouse, Albino! and funk/soul/jazz record collector and DJ for hire (Sweet Kev).