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With the release of their live record "Tell Your Friends", Snarky Puppy has become one of the most internationally renowned instrumental music groups. Based in Texas, Snarky Puppy is led by the composer, producer and bassist, Michael League. The members of the band perform on a wide range of instruments such as guitars, saxophones, keyboards, percussion, strings and brass. The band is ready to play in your town very soon and Snarky Puppy tickets are your way to enjoy a fun time.
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The group was formed in 2004 and includes as many as thirty musicians, who go by the name of "The Fam" on their tours and recordings. The core members of the band include Grammy Award winners Shaun Martin, Robert "Sput" Searight, Cory Henry and Louis Cato among others. The members of Snarky Puppy are mainstays with musicians such as Erykah Badu, P Diddy Dirty Money, Snoop Dogg, Morcheeba, Justin Timberlake, Yo-Yo Ma, Kenny Garrett and Lucy Woodward. "Live at Uncommon Ground" was the band’s first studio album, released in 2005. The group started touring expansively after the release of their second record, "The Only Constant" in 2006. They came out with their fifth record, "Tell Your Friends" in 2010. The leader of the group, Michael League was interviewed for the book, "The New Face of Jazz" that came out in 2010. The book features an intimate look at the living jazz legends of today as well as tomorrow. According to the author Cicily Janus, "the group Snarky Puppy is one of the most inventive in sound and funk since Maynard Ferguson's fusion years". She also termed the group’s sound as "jafunkadansion" for its amalgamation of dance and instrumental music. The group has bagged three Dallas Observer Music Awards and is highly known for its innovation and virtuosity.
With extensive touring, Snarky Puppy has gained a status for putting on a high-energy live show. For that reason, fans love watching the group perform live and Snarky Puppy tickets are always in high demand. Snarky Puppy consists of musicians belonging to various genres, most notably jazz and gospel. The band has developed a unique sound through a string of combinations as well as a balanced system that immediately draws attention of the listeners. The music of Snarky Puppy is often defined as a delicate blend of improvisation and composition. The sensitive dynamics and raw funk along with lush harmony make up for a great sound. Lyrically the songs feature soulful simplicity and a poignant melody.
The music of Snarky Puppy has been captivating the audiences for almost ten years now. The international popularity of the band has grown significantly in the past few years. The group now frequently tours year round. They have performed in the most important venues of the country and have also played at festivals including the Edinburgh Jazz Festival. The band’s specific trademark of mix-and-match eclecticism takes its basis from jazz fusion, funk, rock, dance idioms and ethnic. The ensemble is more cerebral and visceral in appeal. The greatest strength of Snarky Puppy lies in their dedication to producing great music and fun stage performances.