Paddlebots • Zoofunkyou • Hacky Turtles • at Rocky's • 2/8
Feb
8
8:00 PM20:00

Paddlebots • Zoofunkyou • Hacky Turtles • at Rocky's • 2/8

Join PaddlebotsZoofunkyou, & The Hacky Turtles on February 8th, at Rocky's Bar and Grill. Come on out for a special night of jams in Grand Rapids.

PADDLEBOTS represents the collective vision and music stylings of Kortez Buckner and Haruki Hakoyama. Born out of a series of YouTube covers, the duo's intricate and unique arranging style and high-energy performance quickly gained viral popularity. Inspired by the support of their growing fanbase, Paddlebots was created to provide a creative outlet for Kortez and Haruki's original work. In partnership with their friends Ethan, Andy, Dominic, Mike, and Zak, Paddlebots has curated a unique sound marked by head-bobbing grooves, soulful vocals, soaring solos, and righteous horns that has been coined #ProgressiveSoulPop, and they cannot wait to share their passion with audiences everywhere.

HACKY TURTLES is a band comprised of young musicians in
their early 20’s, hailing from Traverse City, Michigan. Friends
since elementary school, the group performs with sizzling hot
chemistry, captivating audiences with their fresh renditions of your
favorite songs and soulful creations of their own. The unique
brand of Funk/Rock with strong folk roots has been heard in
Traverse City, Chicago, East Lansing, and Grand Rapids.The Hacky Turtles can perform acoustically for coffee houses, patios, and small gatherings, but also love to get the fun going with some grooving funkness, seducing your dancing feet, for events, bars, and parties.

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The Provels • Zoofunkyou • The Grooveliner • 2/2 Atomic Cowboy
Feb
2
8:00 PM20:00

The Provels • Zoofunkyou • The Grooveliner • 2/2 Atomic Cowboy

  • Atomic Cowboy Pavilion & The Bootleg (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

FRIDAY FEBRUARY 2
The Provels w/ Zoofunkyou, and The Grooveliner
DOORS 8PM // SHOW 9PM
$10 // 21+

The Provels
The Provels are a quartet from St. Louis, Missouri, featuring: Jim Peters on guitar and vocals, Philip “Spanky” Manaois on organ and vocals, Bill Newmann on bass, and Jonathan Taylor on drums. Soul, R&B, and funk-inflected . . . you will dance to songs you’ve never heard, and to ones you know, but not played like this before. Open your ears, and your mind will follow. For what comes after will make you move!

The Grooveliner
The Grooveliner is an original funk/rock/latin band made up of 6 St. Louis music veterans (3 from Big Brother Thunder and 3 from North of the Quarter). Featuring gang vocals, a 3 piece horn section and a solid rhythm section to back them up, they put on a high energy, put on your dancin' shoes show every time. Their first album, Toby's Basement, was released in January 2017 and album number 2 is in preproduction now.

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Backup Planet • Zoofunkyou • Heapin' Helpin'
Feb
1
8:00 PM20:00

Backup Planet • Zoofunkyou • Heapin' Helpin'

Last Concert Cafe & Whole Damn Family Productions are excited to announce the return of Backup Planet from Nashville, Tennessee! Joining them this time will beZoofunkyou from Chicago, and Houston's very own Heapin' Helpin'. Backup Planet was on fire this past summer hitting the festival circuit hard, sandwiched between 2 great tours... they put on a high energy show every time they take the stage, and are not to be missed!

Tickets:
$10 adv
$12 dos

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 Big Wy's Brass Band • Zoofunkyou • A Tiger Lily • One2One Bar 1/29
Jan
29
8:00 PM20:00

Big Wy's Brass Band • Zoofunkyou • A Tiger Lily • One2One Bar 1/29

Big Wy's Brass Band
From Austin, Texas. Playing whatever music we feel like such as jazz, funk and rock. We strive to have an engaging show! The band has toured internationally for the 2017 IGA International Jazz Festival in Guatemala and the 2017 CR Promising Artist Tour in Costa Rica. 

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bigwybb/

A Tiger Lily
Based out of Austin, Texas, A Tiger Lily is a three piece Funk Psych Rock trio that uses influences ranging from classic 70's psych rock, to new age electro-dance music.

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ATigerLilyATX/

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Zoofunkyou • Mighty Brother • The Easy • At Hi Ho Lounge • 1/28
Jan
28
10:00 PM22:00

Zoofunkyou • Mighty Brother • The Easy • At Hi Ho Lounge • 1/28

ZoofunkyouMighty Brother, & The Easy team up for a night of booty shaking! Sunday January 28th at Hi-Ho Lounge in New Orleans! 

Mighty Brother is a NOLA-based indie rock band captained by songwriters Jake Ryan and Nick Huster and crewed by a dynamic saxophonist and airtight rhythm section.


The Easy is crisp hip hop, refreshing jazz, funk and dance music, all blended into one tasty treat for your soul. We serve the groove hot, wet, and nast

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Zoofunkyou • Tesheva • Daves Dark Horse Tavern • Starkville 1/26
Jan
26
8:00 PM20:00

Zoofunkyou • Tesheva • Daves Dark Horse Tavern • Starkville 1/26

 

Zoofunkyou will be on their Winter Tour and stopping in Starkville, Mississippi, on January 26 to play with the legendary Tesheva.

Tesheva [teh-SHEE-vuh] noun: The southern psychedelic, funk-rock, blues-fusion, space experience from Starkville, MS. High-energy, Southern psychedelic funk. Check out teshevaband.com for links to social media and music.

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Vessel • Zoofunkyou • at The A-Frame • 1/25
Jan
25
8:00 PM20:00

Vessel • Zoofunkyou • at The A-Frame • 1/25

Vessel, & Zoofunkyou at The A-Frame in Bowling Green, KY, on January 25th. Come shake your booty!

Since 2007, Vessel has been together delivering a unique sound that blends funk, rock, soul, fusion, bluegrass, electronic and jazz in major cities, festivals, and clubs through out the Midwest, South, and the North East.

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Zoofunkyou • Bluehound • Zontellis Room• 1/22 Kieran's Irish Pub
Jan
22
8:00 PM20:00

Zoofunkyou • Bluehound • Zontellis Room• 1/22 Kieran's Irish Pub

Rock out with Zontelli's RoomBluehound, & Zoofunkyou on January 22nd! This night is guaranteed to make you shake your booty!

Zontelli's Room
Instrumental Rock Trio based in Uptown, Minneapolis.

Bluehound
Born in the halls of Augsburg College in the beating heart of Minneapolis, Bluehound creates the perfect sonic combination of contemporary and classic sounds. With influences ranging from alternative rock to soul to hip hop to jazz, this band provides a grooving rhythm section and a hard hitting horn line backing up the soulful lyrical melodies of one of the best singers you'll ever hear. Bluehound brings together seven expert musicians from diverse walks of life and musical culture and creates a musical force that has to be heard to be believed. So come join in on the musical experience that is Bluehound.

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Zoofunkyou • Soul Symmetry • at Brickhause Tavern • 1/21
Jan
21
8:00 PM20:00

Zoofunkyou • Soul Symmetry • at Brickhause Tavern • 1/21

Join Zoofunkyou, & Soul Symmetry for a back to school night of jams! Come shake your booty one list time before the semester starts!

Zoofunkyou will be on their Winter Tour! Zoofunkyou is a psychedelic stew featuring a Chicago based bluesy broth, sizzlin' with soul, chunks of funk, and meaningful melodic lyrics. Reminiscent of Jimi Hendrix, The Grateful Dead, The Alabama Shakes, and Funkadelic. The electric jams of Zoofü are guaranteed to tickle the soul, melt the face, and shake the booty! 

Soul Symmetry
Chet, Andy and David were previously in a local Stevens Point group that ended up calling it quits in May of 2016. Still wanting to jam together, they met Kevin and Cavan. From the first time they all played together, they knew there was something special happening. They have a combined sound of Blues, Funk and Rock that will be sure to make ya move and groove.

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Zoofunkyou • Captain Coopersmith • at Bremen Cafe Milwaukee 1/20
Jan
20
8:00 PM20:00

Zoofunkyou • Captain Coopersmith • at Bremen Cafe Milwaukee 1/20

Sponsored by Breaking And Entering, your guide to Milwaukee's music scene.

Captain Coopersmith is new-age multi-genre rock based band from the northewest suburbs of Chicago. We have two singer/songwriters that fuse the bands artistic direction. Our influences are a lot of 60s annd 70s music, we appreciate jazz and blues music, our biggest infulences are My Morning Jacket, The White Stripes, Pink Floyd, Billy joel, Cat Stevens, Led Zeppelin & so much more"

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 Funk Vendetta • Wanyama • Zoofunkyou • Soul Candy • Chop Shop 1/19
Jan
19
8:00 PM20:00

Funk Vendetta • Wanyama • Zoofunkyou • Soul Candy • Chop Shop 1/19

Funk Vendetta is back with our friends Zoofunkyou, and Wanyama on Friday, January 19th. Soul Candy Music will be kicking off the night as well as providing those dance beats between bands!

Funk Vendetta
Some of the finest musicians from multiple Chicago groups come together and experiment with Progressive Funk the way it should be played...  We mix the sounds of Funk like Parliament, Ohio Players, Zapp & Roger, James Brown, with Prog Rock, R & B, Pop, and Hip Hop to give you a truly NEW sound that will keep you dancing.  Beware, there is a Vendetta against run-of-the-mill music and we plan on fighting it at the front line!

Wanyama
Wanyama is an energizing 5 piece band creating music that entertains the grooves of funk, vibes of reggae, and the elements of hip-hop. With soulful licks and lyrical flow, Wanyama uses live bass, drums, guitar, horns, synths and voice to cultivate their own experimental sound of Conscious Funk For Your Mind! Formed in Cleveland Ohio, Wanyama has a goal to separate themselves from other musicians, delivering a unique fusion of styles often accompanied by freestyle improvisations, making each show different from the last.

Soul Candy Music
Formerly known as Casey Jones, this young producer/DJ creates positive music that makes people dance, let go, and feel alive. Now known as Soul Candy, his new sound explodes with fresh vibes and an absolutely electric sound that incorporates real instruments as well as electronic ones. Soul Candy's music features exciting collaborations with members of bands like Lovejoy, Zoofunkyou, Zaramela, and I Fight Dragons among others. Getting groovy is what this cat does best! Hope you brought your dancing shoes!

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Zoofunkyou with The Cat's Meow at Beachland Tavern
Dec
3
8:00 PM20:00

Zoofunkyou with The Cat's Meow at Beachland Tavern

Sunday, December 3rd, 2017

$7 ADV / $10 DOS / ALL AGES / TAVERN

Zoofunkyou
www.zoofunkyou.com

Zoofunkyou is a psychedelic funk band coming out of Chicago that specializes in booty-shakin’ improvisational jams. Drawing influences from people like The Grateful Dead, Alabama Shakes and Jimi Hendrix, they achieve psychedelic euphoria through introspective lyrics, swaggering, screeching guitar licks and an extremely tight rhythm section. The finished product sounds like early Peter Green’s Fleetwood Mac meets Tame Impala with a dash of modern jam band influence. The band is comprised of Derek Dare, the only original member on vocals and guitar, Matthew Coglianese on bass, Jake Hennessey on drums and relative newcomer, Bryan Scheinkopf on lead guitar.

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The Cat's Meow
www.facebook.com/meoowwwsoundsnice

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Willie Waldman Project ft mbrs of Moe, Midwest Hype / Zoofunkyou
Nov
8
8:00 PM20:00

Willie Waldman Project ft mbrs of Moe, Midwest Hype / Zoofunkyou

 

WWP feat mbrs of Moe.Midwest HypeJaik Willis & more!

BUY TICKETS -> http://bpt.me/3088146
$15 adv tickets // $20 day of show // 21+ 

Willie Waldman Project featuring:
Chuck Garvey & Vinnie Amico (Moe.)
Willie Waldman (Snoop Dogg2pacWu-Tang Clan)
Lee Leonard
WSG Justin Ideal Diehl (Midwest Hype) &
Jaik Willis
Live painting by Norton Wisdom

Zoofunkyou
Zoofunkyou is a psychedelic stew featuring a Chicago based bluesy broth, sizzlin' with soul, chunks of funk, and meaningful melodic lyrics. Reminiscent of Jimi Hendrix, The Grateful Dead, The Alabama Shakes, and Funkadelic. The electric jams of Zoofü are guaranteed to tickle the soul, melt the face, and shake the booty! 
http://www.zoofunkyou.com/

Koja sharing his talents during set break

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Flippin’ Sasquatch Rock Collective Presents Houses of the Holy
Sep
7
10:00 PM22:00

Flippin’ Sasquatch Rock Collective Presents Houses of the Holy

The Flippin’ Sasquatch Rock Collective Presents
~HOUSES OF THE HOLY~

Featuring the Talents of:
Sonya Major (Honey & the 45s)
Jon Gould (Honey & the 45sElle Casazza)
Julian Chin (Elle Casazza)
Derek Dare (Zoofunkyou)
Matt Coglianese (Zoofunkyou)
Nadav Simon (Regular OatmealNoir Revue)

Additional Performances from
Zoofunkyou & Alabaster

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North Coast Music Festival 2017
Sep
1
5:00 PM17:00

North Coast Music Festival 2017

North Coast Music Festival (Summer’s Last Stand) returns to Union Park in Chicago this Labor Day Weekend September 1st-3rd, 2017.

Featuring incredible tree-dotted views of the city skyline, and 80 unbeatable performances from all corners of the creative pool, “Summer’s Last Stand” is music lovers’ chance to end the season on a high note.

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NCMF Toast Of The Coast Battle Royale [FREE EVENT]
Aug
8
7:00 PM19:00

NCMF Toast Of The Coast Battle Royale [FREE EVENT]

These four live artists and 4 Djs will perform short sets at the Battle Royale hosted by 2016 winner Ric Wilson, Tuesday August 8th, 7pm cst, at Chop Shop in Chicago
(2033 W North Ave., Chicago, IL
http://www.1stwardevents.com/about/)

The Battle is 17+ and is FREE to the public! The winner will depend on a combination of NCMF Judges and crowd response so come one come all and cheer on your favorite artist so they can play a main stage at NCMF 2017!

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Zoofunkyou Unofficial Dead & Company Pre-Party HVAC Pub June 30
Jun
30
3:00 PM15:00

Zoofunkyou Unofficial Dead & Company Pre-Party HVAC Pub June 30

Zoofunkyou is hosting a FREE, 21+ unofficial, Dead & Company pre-party on June 30th at The HVAC Pub right across the street from Wrigley Field! We will be performing a special night of original music intertwined with our favorite Grateful Dead jams. Don't miss this free event where we'll be selling new exclusive merchandise ;)

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