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Singer Songwriter / Singer/Songwriter / World, Calypso, Reggae Kansas City, MO  US
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    Good Thing Released on Mar 1, 2013


River Rolling


  • 2013

    Oct 24

    Kansas City, MO, US | 10:00pm

    Frikus plays rhythm and lead guitar with Az-One. Roots! Rock! Reggae!

  • 2013

    Oct 18

    Kansas City, MO, US | 7:00pm

    MF Live

  • 2013

    Jul 27

    Kansas City, MO, US | 6:30pm

    Come celebrate with Frikus for his birthday. Blues, Reggae, and Highlife.

  • 2013

    Apr 27

    St Joseph, MO, US | 8:00pm
  • 2013

    Apr 13

    Kansas City, MO, US | 6:00pm


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  • Cyndi Lauper and the Hooligans


John Frikus Welch

Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Percussion


Sounds Like: Ziggy Marley, Blue, Paul Simon, Bob Marley, Sting

Label: Frikus Music

Manager: John Welch

Bio: Frikus is a singer, songwriter, guitarist, and bassist from Kansas City, MO. He performs as a solo act or with his band The Hooligans, combining elements of Blues, Soul, Reggae, and Calypso.

John Frikus Welch has played guitar and bass for over 20 years. He was part of the Kansas City music sce...See Full Bio

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