The Smokeys

The Smokeys

BandR&BFunk

Funkateers, beware of The Smokeys! They are Hollands most talented musicians. The band is based in Arnhem, because the bandmembers come from all over the Netherlands.Now it's about time and The Smokeys are ready to bring back Da Old Skool Funk in a New Skool kind of way.

Biography

Funkateers, beware of The Smokeys! Once on a sunday afternoon in a church in the backcorner of Holland (2008) ,founders Wilco Hijnk en Azarjah Tetelepta started writing songs. They selected Hollands most talented musicians. Based in Arnhem, because the bandmembers come from all over the Netherlands.

Now it's about time and The Smokeys are ready to bring back Da Old Skool Funk in a New Skool kind of way.

Inspired by The Meters, JB, Prince and Michael Jackson combined with their own creativity, a unique sound was born: Raw funk with a poppy and catchy flow, which makes you clap your hands and stomp your feet. A must see hear and feel live-experience!

Line up:
Azarjah Tetelepta (guitar/vocals)
Wilco Hijink (vocals)
Michael Singadji (vocals)
Naftali Manuhutu (drums)
Alarik van 't Riet ( Bass)
Michael Albin (Keys)