15 May 2010

Dam Funk

When someone mentions "funk" what can come to mind is spaceships, sequins and afros - cliched but nonetheless strong images representative of a genre almost entirely relegated to the past. But could funk be undergoing something of a resurrection at the moment? L.A.'s premier future-funk beat-maker Dam-Funk is in New Zealand with a mind to facilitating the evolution of his favourite genre right here on our shores.