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Nite-Funk

Nite-Funk can be an occasional collaborative store for Ramona Gonzalez, aka Nite Jewel, and Damon Riddick, aka Dâm-Funk. Both were brought collectively in ’09 2009 by XLR8R publication, which presented them in a repeating “Listen in a day” series. Riddick would produce a monitor fronted by Gonzalez, however they reversed …

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Sunburst

Sunburst were a short-lived but admired Afro-rock music group who formed in Dar Sera Salaam, Tanzania in 1970. The group’s users were all created in various countries, and their music combined many African musical customs with Traditional western funk and rock and roll affects. Their positive, empowering lyrics urged fighting …

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Iguazúl

Iguazúl may be the music moniker of San Francisco-based manufacturer and label owner Loïc Maestracci — also creator of San Francisco’s internationally renowned Music Expo. His incredible, simple, and soulfully tinged dancefloor audio combines electro and funk with Brazilian and Latin rhythms within a retro-modern design. (With influences which range …

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Boulevards

The working stage name for Raleigh, NEW YORK singer/songwriter Jamil Rashad, Boulevards makes old-school, ’80s-influenced funk and R&B. The kid of the Philly-born jazz radio DJ, Rashad was raised hearing his parents’ classic jazz and spirit collection. By his teenagers Rashad was composing his very own rap lyrics, aswell as …

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Universal Togetherness Band

A Chicago-based group whose eclectic audio encompassed funk, spirit, disco, jazz, rock and roll, and new influx influences, all in conjunction with intelligent and imaginative lyrics, Common Togetherness Band would need to wait around until decades once they broke up to find out their music finally get a proper launch …

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Saun & Starr

Starr Duncan Lowe and Saundra Williams released their 1st retro-soul Saun & Starr recordings through the early 2010s, however the singers’ accomplished professions date back very much previous. The Bronx natives fulfilled as adults at an open up mike night time in August 1986, became close friends, and consequently sang …

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DJ Harrison

Multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter, and maker Devonne Harris, an associate of the music group Butcher Brown, information lo-fi funk and jazz beneath the name DJ Harrison. Across hemorrhoids of produces dating back again to 2010, if not really previously, the Richmond, Virginia indigenous has shown an encyclopedic and growing grasp of …

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Georgia Soul Council

Georgia Spirit Council originally came together in Atlanta as the support device for vocalist Otis Redding III this year 2010. The sound was old-school and cool modern soul. From then on gig finished, the band remained together and advanced toward the jazz end from the range, while never shedding their …

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JJ Thames

Blending R&B, funk, Motown, and spirit with solid blues and gospel vocals, and tossing in ska and reggae rhythms for occasional seasoning, JJ Thames includes a powerful stage presence, and plenty of talent to back again it up being a songwriter so that as a performer. Her tale reads such …

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The Electric Peanut Butter Company

Prolific multi-instrumentalists/producers Adrian Quesada (Brownout, Ocote Spirit Noises, Grupo Fantasma) and Shawn Lee (TABLE TENNIS Orchestra, the Superimposers) shaped the Electric powered Peanut Butter Organization after meeting in the South by Southwest music festival in Austin this year 2010. U.K. citizen Lee and Austinite Quesada collaborated via e-mail, melding retro-funk …

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