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Portland

The Get Down Funk Collective: Episode 4

The Get Down Funk Collective is an improvisational music series with a revolving artist roster busting off the chains of musical conformity. Artist collaboration with no boundaries in the spirit of the jam is the premise of this series. Don’t expect to see the exact same band twice.

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The Get Down Funk Collective: Episode 4
The Get Down Funk Collective: Episode 4

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Feb 08, 2024, 8:00 PM

Portland, 615 SE Alder St Ste. B, Portland, OR 97214, USA

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The Get Down Funk Collective is an improvisational music series with a revolving artist roster busting off the chains of musical conformity. Artist collaboration with no boundaries in the spirit of the jam is the premise of this series. Don’t expect to see the exact same band twice.

Episode #4 goes like this........

Andy Coe - guitar Based in Seattle, guitarist Andy Coe has performed in festivals around the world and many bands throughout the years including Rashied Ali Quintet, McTuff, Clinton Fearon and Boogie Brown Band, Skerik’s Bandalabra, Skerik Band, Robert Walter’s 20th Congress, Andy Coe Band, Tuatara, Barrett Martin Group, Wil Blades Trio and many more.

Galen Clark - Keys Galen Clark is a keyboardist, songwriter, producer based in Portland, OR. He leads the soul funk collective Outer Orbit and the groove heavy genre bending band Trio Subtonic and tours with Anna Tivel and Sleater- Kinney.

Arne Livingston - Bass   Arne is a founding member of Seattle based jazz trio The Living Daylights, who toured with John Scofield, Maceo Parker, Wayne Shorter, Robert Randolph and Soulive. Arne is also infamous for some epic tours with guitar virtuoso Steve Kimock in his band which also featured multi-grammy winning drummer Rodney Holmes.

Jessica Lurie - saxophone Seattle and Brooklyn based Jessica Lurie is also a founding member of The Living Daylights. She is an award winning multi-instrumentalist, composer and improviser, performing on saxophones, flute, voice, accordion and electronics. Collaborations include Billy Martin, Skerik, Bill Frisell, Joe Doria's McTuff, Mark Ribot, Karl Denson, Bernie Worell and Ivan Neville.

Carlin White - Drums   Carlin’s humble beginnings as a drummer were molded in church under the masterful leadership of his father, Jeffrey White, Jay White and Cory Henry. This foundation equipped Mr. White with the power to penetrate the hearts and minds of audiences of up to 100,000 in six continents. He has performed with major artists such as Marsha Ambrosius, J Cole, John Legend, Mac Miller, and Kanye West.

Tate Peterson – guitar  Tate is back as an alumni from Episode #1. Originally from the bay area, Tate began his music career in Eugene founding experimental jazz rock band, Savitri. After relocating to Portland he has played professionally with his blues/R&B power trio, The Resolectrics, as well as Big E & The Stomp, Anita Lee & The Handsome Three and Black Dogs of Skyline.

Kyle Molitor – Trombone

Hailing from Tigard, Oregon, Kyle was a touring member of The Bootsy Collins Rubber Band and plays in numerous collaborations with Farnell Newton. Kyle has also played with Joshua Redman, Kelly Finnegan from The Monophonics, Wynton Marsalis and Lauryn Hill.

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