- Saturday 2 May
- Doors: 8:00pm, Stage: 8.30pm to 10:30pm
- Venue: The Grand
- Adv Tickets: £15/£13 members
Dennis Rollins’ Funky Funk
Fresh from the school of Funk that fed the likes of James Brown, Dennis Rollins joins an elite lineage of trombone players responsible for changing its perceptions.
Here, Rollins presents ‘Funky-Funk!’ an electrifying 6-piece outfit exploring funky grooves, fat bass-lines and sumptuous melodies.
Following 8 years working with the great Maceo Parker, funky ’bone maestro Dennis Rollins brings his all-new groove outfit ‘FUNKY-FUNK!’, an electrifying band he guarantees will make you move your body! Exploring infectious grooves with sumptuous funky trombone melodies, this band is a must see!
Dennis can now be regarded as part of an elite lineage of trombone players responsible for changing our perceptions of its capabilities. Rollins has lent his ‘bone skills to an array of jazz, funk and groove personalities. Here he presents ‘FUNKY-FUNK!’ an electrifying, hard hitting 6-piece outfit delivering fat angular bass-lines and sumptuous horn melodies.
This all-star band includes: Trombone - Dennis Rollins MBE, Saxophones - James Morton, Guitars – Phil Stevenson, Keyboards – Alex Stanford. Drums – Joshua Gumbs, Bass - Tiago Coimbra