FUNK ‘N BOWL Comes to Brooklyn Bowl ft. Marco Benevento, Members of Lettuce & Snarky Puppy
On April 14th, Live for Live Music will be hosting yet another concert at Brooklyn Bowl that’s sure to get you groovin’ on a Tuesday. Presenting: FUNK ‘N BOWL! The night will bring together some of today’s most established artists in the funk/jazz scene featuring keyboardist Marco Benevento, Lettuce’s Jesus Coomes, Eric Kranso & Adam Deitch, and Snarky Puppy’s Chris Bullock, Michael “Maz” Maher, Nate Werth, and Justin Stanton.
After last week’s extremely successful, dance-driven performance of The Stratosphere All-Stars, the funk-fusion trend is definitely continuing for the month of April and Brooklyn Bowl continues to be it’s home base.
Accompanying his fellow funk brothers of Lettuce and Snarky Puppy, well-acclaimed keyboardist Marco Benevento is sure to bring his own original flavor to both the stage and set. Known to have a captivating presence and one-of-a-kind character while performing, he’s guaranteed to raise energy levels in the audience while expressing his talent on the keys- producing soulful melodies for everyone to get down to and enjoy.
Bringing Lettuce into the jam, FUNK ‘N BOWL will also have Eric Kranso on guitar, Jesus Coomes on Bass, and Adam Deitch (also of Break Science) on drums. Seemingly at their highest musical point as of lately since their BK Bowl show in December and fresh off their winter tour, you can be sure these guys will bring some fire jams to incorporate with the rest of the crew at the show.
Joining forces with Marco and Lettuce will be Grammy award-winning members of Snarky Puppy. With Chris Bullock on the sax, Michael “Maz” Maher and Justin Stanton on trumpet, and Nate Werth on percussion – they’ll be adding their own spin to the one-time-only performance with the rest of the gang.
Opening up will be Sophistafunk, a 3-member group from Syracuse, NY. who’s funky grime-sounds with added old-school hip hop is sure to get you in the mood for the upcoming set. Don’t miss out on this funky party and grab your tickets here.