Soul music with a greater emphasis on beats, influences from
rhythm and blues, jazz and psychedelic rock

Funky Pete

A vibrant journey through funky music, featuring a range of artists who have left their mark in different eras. Each song telling a unique story and capturing a distinct era.   Don’t Mess With Those People! Cloud of Sunshine – Jae MasonFrom “Tender Man” in 1975. Not much is written… 

Sea Grooves

Lively brass section, tight rhythm, and soulful vocals, a testament to the funk and disco.   One note brown, all night long… All Night Long – SplendorThe members included Billy Nunn, Bobby Nunn, Norman West, Anita Louis, and later, Shelbra Bennett. Richard Shaw was also associated with the group. From… 

Sweet Lucy

Infectious rhythms and catchy melodies that make it a great party anthem.   Funky and soulful vibes Plastic People – Living ColorProduced and released by Tony Kalangis on his Sophisticated Funk label in 1974. The clavinet riff is gently twangy and instantly funky, the horns punctuate an uplifting melody, while… 

Ghost Walk

Nowhere in funk are there so many young bands celebrating Afrobeat. A niche that is alive and creative. Because it is so open to variations influenced by jazz, funk or rock. This style is popular with many performers. It is also a challenge to keep the polyrhythm and groove. This… 

Infernal Blues Machine

“My mother tried to flush me. That’s how I learned to swim. She didn’t need a baby. No, she did it for a whim. My father was a junkie. A low-down dirty shame. He left my mother nothin‘. And he didn’t leave me his name” from “Swim” by Jack Hammer…. 

Slippin‘ Into Darkness

Funky music to shake your rump on shakey ground. Or you gotta sacrifice the turning point. An assorted plate of great tunes… Enjoy!   Damn Right I Am Somebody Funky Music – Patti LaBelleShe began her career in the early 1960s as lead singer and frontwoman of the vocal group… 

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