Genre funk/electronica/rock-soul/old school/modern cool/hip hop/pop top...Peter Gabriel meets Jimi Hendrix...Chemical Brothers meet the Beatles via Massive Attack...old school funk and groove w Hip Hop/Trance fly Zeppelin
Kurt Burkhart: Guitar/Vocals
Deric Morin: Keys/Loops/Percussion
Michael "Gus" Agostinelli: Bass
Hometown Los Angeles, CA
Record Label: Pulahaole Records
Description: Modern beat generators playing guitar funk-rock...clever boys...
The Burkhart band is built on groove and power. consistently providing "big shows" filled with solid well written songs and exciting live stretches, these guys are confident, balanced, and ready to envelop their audiences with lush electronic environments, big beats and stratospheric guitar. Kurt Burkhart vocalist/guitarist has a unique, driving, funk guitar style and sings with soul and passion. Deric Morin plays keys, percussion and triggers samples, loops, and a startling array of custom generated sounds. Michael "Gus" Agostinelli locks down rock solid bass lines, and the legendary drummer MarkHughScaggs lays down the pocket old school!
Burkhart is a project produced by Pulahaole Studios in downtown Los Angeles. Founded in 1999, the Pulahaole team writes, produces, arranges music for TV/film, theater/dance, and artists of all genres. Burkhart is comprised of Pulahaole veterans: producer Deric Morin, engineer Michael Agostinelli, and musician/producer Kurt Burkhart. The final addition of great LA drummer MarkHughScaggs solidifies Burkhart as the must see live show in LA.