Z-FUNK is a new Soul/Hip-Hop/Experimental group taking root in the beautiful NW city of Spokane, WA comprised of past and current members of: James Pants & the Royal Zodiac, Delta Nove, Mishka, The Groove Patrol, Pete Rivera, Real Life Rockaz, Danny Godinez Band, and many others, creator and artistic director, Zac Fawcett aka "Z-FUNK," calls this project the product of his "quest for the three P's: Place, Purpose, and Passion." After six years of classical and jazz studies from the Lionel Hampton School of Music, Z-FUNK toured Nepal with, Cadenza Collective (Nepali-folk/Afrobeat/Jazz). It was here, he refined his sitar playing with world renowned sitarist, Uma Thapa. Zac then relocated to Long Beach, CA, playing trumpet with Brazilian/Afro-funk/reggae band, Delta Nove, and a handful of gigs with San Francisco-based Latin/Hip-Hop/Soul group, Bayonics, and Five Alarm Funk, from Vancouver BC. Zac now plays with Real Life Rockaz, The Groove Patrol, and Son Dulce (Salsa/Timba/Cumbia) all from Spokane, WA, where he now resides.