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The Return of the Infernal Funkquinox
The Infernal Funkquinox
Two artists sharing the same stage throughout various cities in the UK. Planning a UK city tour in October 2012 bring our unique brands of Soul, House, Funk, and R&B with a splash of Jazz. Stay tuned for more details.
Join us Friday May 11th from 6pm to 9pm at the Ritz Bar (369 West 46th Street, NYC) to jam with NYC’s “Deacon of Funk,” John Gordon (facebook.com/deaconoffunk), and Boulder’s own Dechen Hawk (dechenhawk.com) as they perform their amazing soul+funk music to benefit 5 justice seeking nonprofits. Raffle prizes will be given out at 9pm (no need to be present to win) which include round trip air travel, theater tix+dinner, spa packages, b&b stay upstate… and much more! (Every admission ticket sold entitles purchaser to one raffle ticket, additional raffle tickets will be available for sale online and at the event for $5 each.) Light soul food fare will be available with $2 beer and $3 drinks until 9pm. Tickets $25 in advance or $35 at the door. Organizing beneficiary: The Unitarian Universalist Community Schools Campaign (uucommunityschools.org). Additional beneficiaries: The Institute for Democratic Education in America (democraticeducation.org), The Center for Ethical Living and Social Justice Renewal (celsjr.org), The Lucy Stone Cooperative (lucystonecoop.org), and The UU College of Social Justice (uusc.org/justworks).
Sounds Like: Rahsaan Patterson Music, *Tina Turner*, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson
Label: Waterbaby Music
Bio: Experience a vocalist with the control of Luther Vandross, the energy and range of Prince and the intense emotion of Michael Jackson. Growing up in Baltimore, MD listening to the sound of 70s R&B/soul music prepared JG for his inevitable love affair with music. Chaka Khan, Stevie Wonder, the Jac...See Full Bio