Saturday, August 08, 2009


Shaun and Tirzah are there right now...take a peek at the Summery:

Also FEATURING Special Guests:

Percussionist - Bujo Kevin Jones - Played with Whitney Houstin; Trumpet - James L Cage III - Played with Stevie Wonder; and Monster B3 Hammond Player - Kingsley Ettienne.

World Famous Chops Horns - Recorded with: The Rolling Stones – Undercover; The Police – World Tour; Bob Dylan – Empire Burlesque; Public Enemy – Muse; Christina Aguilera – Stripped, plus many, many more!

- Three-time Covenant Award winners (2007, 2008 Roots Album Of The Year, Best New Artist) and Juno nominees for Gospel Album Of The Year. Newworldson's 2009 World Tour is bringing their electrifying blend of funk, soul, worldbeat and gospel to audiences across North America, Australia, Europe, the UK and beyond. (AND TIRZAH'S FAV BAND!!!) 

LMT Connections - Featured guests on BB King’s 80th Birthday tour. Recorded and played with Marvin Gaye, Gladys Knight and the Pips, Motown’s Temptations, John Lee Hooker, Alex Lifeson of Rush.


The vision of Funkfest is three-fold. One, to bring the legacy and the future of funk together in one concert. Second, to invite world-class entertainment that can be enjoyed by people of all ages and backgrounds. And last but equally as important, to constantly extend Funkfest's musical family by introducing new artists every year. In keeping with this tradition, celebrated international percussionist Bujo Kevin Jones (The Isley Brothers, Whitney Houston), Trumpet Player James L Cage III (Stevie Wonder,Aretha Franklin) will be a featured guests and Monster B3 player Kingsley Ettienne will be lending his flair and virtuosity to an already stacked evening of musical talent.

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