Saturday February 16th, 2008
Funkconnection: Afrika Bambaataa & Allgood Funk Alliance
Presented by True Skool, Sunset, Tal M Klein and Juke Joint
After a spectacular kickoff party on January 18, Funkonnection returns to San Francisco on February16 with a massive lineup featuring the Godfather of Hip Hop Culture, Afrika Bambaataa, DC nufunk hero Allgood Funk Alliance and Calgary future-disco maven Neighbor. Local heroes include Ren the Vinyl Archaeologist (True Skool), Chauncey B (Dalva) and residents Motion Potion, Tal M Klein and Malarkey. With Bambaataa making his first-ever appearance at Mighty at this already buzzed-about party, tickets are sure to go fast.
featuring the Amen-Ra of Universal Hip Hop Culture
DJ AFRIKA BAMBAATAA
Father of the Electro-Funk Sound (KLB-Zulu Nation)
ALLGOOD FUNK ALLIANCE
Funk Weapons - DC
Homebreakin Records - Calgary
plus San Francisco faves...
REN THE VINYL ARCHAEOLOGIST (Trueskool.com)
CHAUNCEY D (Funkin Shit Up - Dalva)
and Funkonnection residents...
MOTION POTION, & MALARKEY
plus FREE FRIED CHICKEN SERVED AT DOORS!
Decor provided by SF Funk Festival
WHERE: Mighty 119 Utah St | San Francisco
TICKETS: $16 at www.going.com or www.sunsettickets.com
ABOUT AFRIKA BAMBAATAA:
Arika Bambaataa, whose name literally translates to 'affectionate leader' is one of the three main originators of break-beat deejaying, and is respectfully known as the 'Godfather' of Hip Hop culture as well as the Father of the Electro Funk Sound.
MIGHTY | 21+
119 Utah @ 15th
San Francisco, CA 94015
Official Website: http://www.trueskool.com
Added by godivanikita on February 12, 2008