Funk Festival Tickets
This season the Funk Festival will be taking the music lovers by storm in Greensboro. Fans of jazz-funk music can look forward to watching some of the most highly distinguished artists set fire to the stage. With live entertainment that will leave the spectators grooving to the electrifying rhythms, the Jazzy Funk Festival is a fun-filled event. To become a part of the spectacular music extravaganza, it is advised that you buy Funk Festival tickets immediately.
Funk Festival Tickets
The genre that will be celebrated through the festival combines elements of soul, R&B, and jazz and funk music. Such integration presents a sub-genre whose spectrum is quite diverse in nature. Apart from incorporating strong soul vocals and jazzy beats, the music also boasts funk riffs and disco arrangements. Jazz-funk gained mainstream popularity during the early 1970s throughout England and America. A few notables artists from the genre include Bobbi Humphrey, The Crusaders, John Scofield, Marcus Miller and Dexter Wansel, just to name a few. This time the jazz-funk musicians who will be lighting up stages at the Greensboro Coliseum and the White Oak Amphitheatre include Ronnie Laws, Sunshine Anderson, Tom Browne and Dazz Band.
Born in 1950, the first musician who will be performing at the Funk Festival is Ronnie Laws. Real name being Ronald Wayne Laws, the artist made his way into the entertainment industry in 1972. Apart from being a superb jazz singer, Laws is also a funk and blues saxophonist. The multi-talented artist initiated his music career when he became a member of a fledging ensemble, Earth, Wind & Fire in 1972. Playing the flute and saxophone for the band’s album called Last Days and Time; Laws soon left the band, in hopes of pursuing a solo career. Three years later, Laws was seen coming forward with his debut release, Pressure Sensitive. One single from the album, "Always There" helped Laws achieve massive commercial success, almost immediately. Over the years the track has been covered and played by countless artists. Such fame attracted the United Artists Records Company to approach Laws. Releasing his sophomore album named Flame via the recording label; Laws provided his fans with hit songs such as "Nuthin’ About Nuthin’", "Let’s Keep It Together", and "All for You". Apart from producing instrumentals, Laws has also sung notables releases collaborating with artists that include Howard Hewett, Arthur Adams, Hugh Masekela and Ramsey Lewis. Watch him perform his most popular tracks as he dominates the stage with his saxophone.
Another artist that will come under the spotlight at the festival is Sunshine Anderson. The American soul and R&B singer was born in 1974 in Winston-Salem. Moving to Charlotte to enroll into the North Carolina Central University, Anderson was discovered by Wallace Sellars, a record producer. Approaching Anderson himself, Sellars along with Mike City offered to work with the young singer on her debut album. Your Woman, that came out in 2001 received Gold certification and debuted at the eight spot on the Billboard Hot 200 chart. The album was also ranked number two on Top R&B Charts. Singles such as "Heard It All Before" peaked at the third and eighteen places of R&B Charts and Hot 100 Chart respectively. Signing up with Music World Entertainment, Anderson released her second album named Sunshine in Midnight in 2007. Landing on the sixteenth spot on the R&B Charts, the album also went Gold. Some of her most popular songs to date include "Force of Nature", "Lie to Kick It", "Say Something" and "Something I Wanna Give You". Listen to Anderson performing these smashing hits at the upcoming Funk Festival in Greensboro.
The musical festival that is expected to present an exciting lineup of musicians and singers can be attended by people of all ages. So what are you waiting for? Purchase Funk Festival tickets for yourself and your loved ones.
Funk Festival Venues
- Saturday Night Groove - Best of Soul, Funk, Motown and R&B Le Balcon
Funk Festival Cities
Funk Festival Tour Dates 2019 & Concerts
Nothing beats the joy of watching your favorite music artist perform live! Funk Festival's concert dates are out and fans are looking forward to the upcoming shows. The next concert will be held in Montreal at the Le Balcon on 18-Oct-19, while the last available date is for the event scheduled for Montreal at the Le Balcon on 16-Nov-19. For complete information regarding dates and venues, please visit our website.
|Sound of Soul - Best of Soul, Funk, Motown & R&B||Le Balcon||Montreal, QC||Fri Oct 18 201908:30 PM|
|Saturday Night Groove - Best of Soul, Funk, Motown and R&B||Le Balcon||Montreal, QC||Sat Nov 16 201908:30 PM|
Funk Festival Ticket Prices
The average price for Funk Festival Tickets start from $57. The minimum get in price is $36 for Funk Festival Tickets at the Le Balcon, Montreal. For a detailed look at ticket prices and amazing discounts, visit our website.
|Name||City||Date||Average Ticket Price||Get In Price
|Sound of Soul - Best of Soul, Funk, Motown & R&B||Montreal||18-Oct-19||$57||$36|
|Saturday Night Groove - Best of Soul, Funk, Motown and R&B||Montreal||16-Nov-19||$62||$36|
* Ticket Prices vary on hourly basis.
Q:Will I be able to buy Funk Festival Tickets on the day of the event?
A:Funk Festival Tickets are being sold on first come first serve basis so they will only be available for you to buy on the day of the event if they are not sold-out by then.