Archive for the 'Funk' Category

Play that funky music…..

Sunday, August 31st, 2008

I love funk music, as you can see from this blog I’ve tried to join or start a funk band a few times. Alas these days no-one seems interested in funk. Not to be put off by what everyone else likes I’ve started recording my own funk tunes. So here’s the first, it’s called ‘Jovian’ […]

Funk is dead, at least in Herefordshire

Saturday, January 6th, 2007

Well, I’ve pretty much given hope of ever being involved with a funk band in Hereford. It seems that despite my many adverts and attempts to convince people that funk is good fun, Hereford is a decidedly ‘un-funky‘ place. Perhaps it’s for the best, as my tunes of late have been moving towards the more […]

Funk Band, Next attempt

Friday, November 17th, 2006

Ok, so neither of the two people who I met have got in touch. I take it that either they weren’t serious or they don’t like me (what’s not to like? I ask you!). So, tomorrow, I’ll be putting an advert in one of the local music shops, Nick Fisher Music. Mostly because they allow […]

Meeting

Wednesday, November 8th, 2006

Well I met Joolz and, breifly, Johnny. Had a long chat about pretty much everything, we seemed to get on pretty well and seemed to have similar musical tastes. We both had the same comments about commitment to ‘the band‘ and practice, and also about the whole being a part of something bigger. The next […]

Funk band, the beginning

Wednesday, November 8th, 2006

Well, I’ve managed to find some people, in hereford who are willing to give a funk band a go. I bumped into these people on the HerefordMusicForum. Thankfully one of them is a drummer, Joolz, now he knows a guitarist, Johnny, and he’s also interested. Finally, there’s a guy called ‘Jimney’ who’s also a guitarist […]