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Big Sam’s Funky Nation brings Noladelic Funk to national relevance

Big Sam’s Funky Nation brings Noladelic Funk to national relevance

Rylee Pedotti

October 17, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Community, Showcase

New Orleans boasts an impressive roster of homegrown talent, including Jazz legends like Louis Armstrong, the Marsalis Brothers as well as current mainstream acts like Harry Connick Jr. and Frank Ocean. Adding to the list, Sam "Big Sam" Williams, founder and band leader of Big Sam's Funky Nation,...

New Orleans-based band to bring funk to Chico

New Orleans-based band to bring funk to Chico

Matthew Manfredi

March 17, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Previews

Let there be funk.If you have any plans this Saturday — cancel them. Extravagant dinner party with friends? Reschedule. Bae’s birthday bash? There’s always next year … probably. Netflix and chill? I hope you’re joking. This weekend don’t miss the chance to avoid th...

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