Episode #120 Pt1 – Neftali Santiago / Santiago

For my final show in Black History Month, I'm highlighting this treasure trove of Rare Grooves  from one of the Fathers of Funk History. In 2016, Mandrill drummer Neftali Santiago, released tracks from previously recorded sessions. Like most old school Funk artists, his attempt to capitalize on the success of Uptown Funk, and the resurgence... Continue Reading →

Episode #118 – The Love Funky Edition

Play this Episode: Romance can be Funky, and Funk can be romantic! Badd Kitti gives us a little of both on this Love Funky Valentine's Weekend edition of The Funk Excursion. Featuring classics from The Isley Brothers, Stevie Wonder, The Gap Band, Ohio Players, Teena Marie, Anita Baker, Jill Scott, India Arie, and MORE. Plus... Continue Reading →

Featured Artist – Tygah617, Born to Funk

I met Tygah for the first time at FunktoberFest 2018, and his Funky Spirit blew me away! This incredibly talented multi-instrumentalist, composer and vocalist has an amazing story of triumph over tragedy, and the power of The Funk. Tygah617's latest album, Alien Lover,  is a fresh take on P-Funk, including the humor, social satire, and raw, unadulterated... Continue Reading →

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