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Our new album will be available on June 10th! you can pre-order it now at groundup.net!
Starting May 2015 we will be playing every Monday night at the Sundown at Granada! This is an amazing venue with great food and Monday is 1/2 price Vodka night!
Our weekely residency at the Sundown. Every Monday at 10pm and its free!
Our last tour was tough, but we pulled through.
Our latest album Meta-Musica reached #1 on the iTunes jazz charts! It's pretty good you should probably get it.
NEW SHIRTS!! Have you ever wanted a shirt with Wes's torso on a horse body with a platypus head!? Of course! It can be yours for 15$! Buy them at shows! Available online soon!
Thanks Marcus Miller for playing us on your radio show!!
Chillin' with our Snarky Puppy brothers after a great show at Artmosphere in Lafayette,LA.
The inevitable result of a talent-soaked soul and jazz community, The Funky Knuckles are taking the sound of Dallas to an entirely different level. They have been together six years and have held a weekly residency since the beginning. The band is comprised of sidemen from some of the most respected acts in the music industry (Beyonce, Erykah Badu, Marcus Miller, Stanley Clarke, Talib Kweli, P. Diddy, Chris Dave, The Polyphonic Spree, etc.), yet possesses a sound distinctly separate from any of their individual projects.
The Funky Knuckles move together musically as a school of fish, never complacent and always stretching the boundaries of improvisation and composition. Whether performing original music or standards, they draw from each member’s musical experiences to create their unique genre-bending sound. After the release of their debut album on GroundUP Music, As of Lately, The Knuckles added a full-time horn section and began touring nationally.
Meta-Musica (also on GroundUP), climbed the iTunes Jazz Charts to become the #1 selling record in the United States the day it was released.
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New Album and Europe Tour!
Our third album New Birth will be available May 2016. But We will have some copies to bring on our first tour of Europe in April! Buy your tickets soon because they are selling fast!
Starting this month we will be playing every Monday night at the Sundown at Granada! This is an amazing venue with great food and Monday is 1/2 price Vodka night!
Our new album Meta-Musica is #1 on the iTunes jazz charts!
Check out all the awesome food
we have found in our travels!
This month The Funky Knuckles will be doing a short tour of the south with our friends Snarky Puppy.
Check out our friends Snarky Puppy, and the other great bands on the groundUP label.
The Funky Knuckles - Contact Wes Stephenson at firstname.lastname@example.org