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Tweed Funk

Rank #3 US Milwaukee, WI Blues / Soul / Funk

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Sounds Like: George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic, JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound, Sly & The Family Stone, Gary Clark Jr, Buddy Guy

Label: Tweed Tone Records

Manager: JD Optekar, Grafton Blues Association

Bio: Formed in late 2010, Tweed Funk’s national ascent has been driven by their horn-fueled, Memphis flavored blues, roots, and soul. This Milwaukee, Wisconsin 6 piece soul-blues revue is fronted by Joseph "Smokey" Holman, who recorded under Curtis Mayfield in the early 70's. Tweed Funk boasts 4 Wisco... See Full Bio

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2014 Tweed Funk Recap and Holiday Giveaway http://rvrb.fm/1x2wI7k

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Buddy Guy's Legends and Sum...
Feb 19, 2013
Tweed Funk has a big spring ahead kicking off on March 14th, 2013 with a show at... [more]
December 29th, 2011 – Press...
Dec 30, 2011
The Grafton Blues Association (GBA) will be represented at the International Blu... [more]
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  • Sat

    Jan 3


    Chicago, IL, US | 8:00pm

    Chicago, IL, US
    Sat Jan 03, 2015 8:00pm

    Details

    Tweed Funk loves being in the regular rotation at one the hottest venues in Chicago! In the heart of River North, hidden behind large unmarked doors at 111 W. Kinzie, lies a restaurant and lounge like no other. Come experience intimate spaces and grand see-and-be seen rooms. Untitled pays homage to the vibrancy of supper club and speakeasy establishments of the Prohibition Era. The food, drink and entertainment you find at Untitled entices you to have a taste, tap your feet and wet your whistle.

  • Fri

    Jan 9


    Bowler, WI, US | 8:00pm

    Bowler, WI, US
    Fri Jan 09, 2015 8:00pm

    Details

    The Mohican North Star Casino boasts a great stage inside the lounge for performing acts. Come get your funk on with WAMI Award Winner, Tweed Funk! Known as the "Midwest's Friendliest Casino," North Star Mohican Casino Resort was recently named the “Best Casino of Wisconsin for 2012.” Great food and classy hotel - you will want to make a weekend out of it!

  • Sat

    Jan 10


    Bowler, WI, US | 8:00pm

    Bowler, WI, US
    Sat Jan 10, 2015 8:00pm

    Details

    The Mohican North Star Casino boasts a great stage inside the lounge for performing acts. Come get your funk on with WAMI Award Winner, Tweed Funk! Known as the "Midwest's Friendliest Casino," North Star Mohican Casino Resort was recently named the “Best Casino of Wisconsin for 2012.” Great food and classy hotel - you will want to make a weekend out of it!

  • Sat

    Jan 17


    Chicago, IL, US | 9:00pm

    Chicago, IL, US
    Sat Jan 17, 2015 9:00pm

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    2014 Blues Blast Music Award Nominee, 4 Time WAMI Winner and nationally charting Living Blues and Roots Music Report Artist, Tweed Funk, returns to HOB Chicago! What else can we say. Love being in the regular rotation at this great venue on the Back Porch Stage!

  • Sat

    Feb 7


    Berlin, WI, US | 9:30pm

    Berlin, WI, US
    Sat Feb 07, 2015 9:30pm

    Details

    Join 2014 Blues Blast Music Award Nominee and 4 Time WAMI Winner for our debut at Izzy's Pub - Soul Blues with Funk!

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  • D.Trump (Artist) D.Trump
    Nice music. Keep up the good work. Check me out when you get a chance.
  • The Boulton Brothers Band (Artist) The Boulton Brothers ...
    Hey.., Gooooood vibes here!!....................... Please drop by and have a listen to our playlist if you have time ,TBBB
  • LOST CITY BAND (Artist) LOST CITY BAND
    Diggin' the funk TF !!! Peace, LCB/jeffrey
  • The Lost Will Follow (Artist) The Lost Will Follow
    Dancemaker is awesome! Keep up the good work in 2014!
  • Bobo Raposi (Artist) Bobo Raposi
    oh yes, what it is all aBOUT !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • Beki Brindle Band (Artist) Beki Brindle Band
    ahh! LOVE it! Hope to catch you in Indy when I am out there at the end of November .. Slippery Noodle would be a great place to see a great band like this!
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Q: Are you guys planning to come to the UK any time soon? If so, I want to be the first to know.
A: We would love to play some shows in the UK. We have talked with a couple of agents, but nothing concrete yet! We will keep you posted - stay on our e-mail list!

Asked by anonymous. Answered on Wed Nov 14 2012

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