Funkengruven

Funkengruven

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An organization dedicated to the preservation of American soul, funk, and R&B music from the 1970s.

Biography

Flashback to a time of bell bottom pants, polyester shirts and platform shoes with this three time Sacramento Area Music Award (Sammie) winner and
“Hall Of Fame” 2002 inductee. Experience the fun and excitement of being taken on a musical journey while dancing to the hits of Al Green, Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Earth Wind And Fire, and many more of your favorite '70's R&B/Funk/Soul artists. Over the years this Sacramento based operation has become very popular in Reno and the Bay Area alike and they continue to expand their fan support by taking their act on the road, visiting such far off places as Mexico and the Bahamas. Loaded with talent and aiming for fun, Funkengruven is a party just waiting to happen!

Set List

Sets can be up to 90 minutes.
Sample Set List(s):
1
Midnight Hour... Wilson Pickett
I Wish... Stevie Wonder
Brick House... Commodores
Get Down Tonite... K.C. & The Sunshine Band
Midnight Train To G.... Gladys Knight & The Pips
Let's Stay Together... Al Green
I'll Be Around... Spinners
Love And Happiness... Al Green
Mustang Sally... Wilson Pickett
Chain Of Fool... Aretha Franklin
I Feel Good... James Brown
Sex Machine... James Brown
2
Pick Up The Pieces... AWB
Ffun... Confunkshun
Car Wash... Rose Royce
Shining Star... E,W, & Fire
Sweet Thing... Chaka Khan
So Very Hard To Go... Tower Of Power
It's Ya Thing... Isley Brothers
Play That Funky Music... Wild Cherry
Hollywood Swingin'... Kool & The Gang
Jungle Boogie... Kool & The Gang
I Will Survive... Gloria Gaynor
Disco Inferno...