When the 420 Funk Mob get together it's not just a show, it's an event. You can see George Clinton and Pfunk anywhere in the country almost every month. The bands touring schedule limits P funk frontmans Mike Clip Payne's off days project opportunities to play but when they do they make it count. Past highlights inculde
ESPN/NFL Tailgate Party Band at Superbowl 39
Sirius Satellite Radio's First Band to play live on their first day of World Wide Webcasting
Showcased at CMJ New York City
European debut broadcast live on Canal+ to 10 Million viewers
First show in Spain simulcast on Spainsh Radio 3 and Spanish TV, as well as MTV Europe
Headlined festivals across the United States and Europe
Sold out performances in major venues across the United States.
The 420 Funk Mob, Mike Clip Payne's "Off Days" project that features a revolving cast of current and former members of P-Funk and all star musician friends that reads like a Whose Who list of legendary performers and up and coming artists.
A band that cuts across all musical boundaries with a blistering attack of Funk, Soul, straight up Jammin and smokin' Rock N Roll.
Everytime the 420 Funk Mob gets together its an event. Bringing together world class musicians from all across the musical spectrum. George Clinton, Fred Wesley, Muzik Mafia members James Otto, Shannon Lawson and King Nicholson, Bad Brains Dr. Know and Daryl Jenifer,Leo Neocentelli, Stanley Jordan, DJ Logic, Super Discount and French Pop star "M" Mathieu Chedid have all been guests.
PFunks Garry Starchild Shider,Kidd Funkadelic, Lige Curry, Amp Fiddle, Danny Bedrosian,Greg Thomas, Gabe Gonzalez have all been in the band. So has Eric Mcfadden, Zach ALford (Gwen Stefani,Springsteen), Peter Keys (Lynyrd Skynyrd),Jen Leigh (Kelis, Rainforest Band) Ted Orr (CMS) Joey Eppard (3), Adam WIdoff (Lenny Kravitz)to name a few.
Now matter the configuration, 6 piece straight up Psychedlic Funk Rock powerhouse to a 24 piece Funkestra with strings, horns, background singers, two keyboards, drummers and sometimes bass players too you never know whats gonna happen or whose gonna show up. The only thing for certain is a packed house and a night of unforgettable music
The 420 Funk Mob are working on their soon to be released studio album, the Emperor has no Clones and finishing up Parliament/Funkadelic Summer tour which starts May 27 in Seaside Heights NJ and goes through Sept 2011.
Stay tuned for a very special 420 Funk Mob show announcement!