Broun Fellinis

Broun Fellinis

 San Francisco, California, USA

Hard grooving funk, exploratory, acoustic/electric cosmic tomorrow jazz. A sonic expression inspired by jazz, funk, rock, industrial, spoken word, Dub, and film soundtracks.


Formed 1991 in San Francisco by Kevin Carnes, David Boyce, and Kirk Peterson. The Fellinis play an energetic, and soulful style of post modern improvised/composed jazzical sound that is informed by funk, dub, afro beat, drumnbass, hardcore/psych/prog rock and film soundtracks. The group has been profiled on NPR, KCRW, and BET in the US and on Radio Nova in France. The trio has done music for MTV's Liquid Television and Macy's. They've performed in Spain at the San Sebastian International Jazz Festival, British Columbia for the du Maurier festival, and at festivals in the US. Brown Fellinis have been featured at many top venues such as Yoshi's, Great American Music Hall, the Warfield, various House Of Blues, and more. They have toured with Ben Harper and performed and or supported shows with many greats such as George Clinton, Zakir Hussain, Erykah Badu, Les Claypool, the Roots, Antibalas, Blackalicious, Mos Def, The Last Poets, Meshell Ndegeocello, Buckethead, Gil Scott-Heron, Living Colour, Radioactive, Bernie Worrell, Mystic Journeymen, Jimmy Smith, Aceyalone, Mikah 9, General Public, Ravi Coltrane, Eric McFadden, 311 and more. Broun Fellinis' music can be found now on itunes.


1991 3 Laughs
1992 Chocolate Surrealism
1994 Kool Astro Black Is
1995 Aphrokubist Improvisations
1996 Real Moments
1998 Out Through The 'N' Door
2002 Mud Vol. 1
2007 December

Set List

Up to 3 sets 60-90mins.
The set will have a combination of
Broun Fellinis originals such as:
Black Grapes
Improv #1
Chestnuts Roasting
Herodotus On The Nile
Improv #2
The Chase
Kemetik Science
Wilbur and Geneva
Tiger In the Woods
Improv # 3
Botticelli's Roommate
Sleight Of Hand
and funk-dub-jazz-trance Improvisations.