Event Description: Tweed Funk will appear at the Deja Vu Martini Lounge on Saturday, November 3rd, 2012.
Tweed Funk is the 2012 WAMI Award Winner for R&B/Soul Artist of the Year and has received national/international recognition by releasing 2 CDs in the last 18 months. Their horn-driven, sweat-soaked sound combines soul-blues with a funk edge. Tweed Funk played to a sold-out Loeb Playhouse last weekend at Purdue University opening up for 6 time Grammy winner Buddy Guy. Tweed Funk followed up that show playing to a big crowd at the House of Blues in Chicago on the Back Porch stage. The band's latest CD, Love Is, is on the national Roots Music Report Chart Top 50 Blues Albums Chart making the Top 20 the past two weeks.
What: Tweed Funk at the Deja Vu Martini Lounge
When: Saturday, November 3, 2012 - 9 pm to 1 am
Where: Deja Vu Martini Lounge, 519 W. College Ave, Appleton, WI 54911
Cost: No cover charge
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