Show Review & Photos: Orgone @ Neumos, Dec. 1st

Orgone is a funky and eclectic group of people that rocked the night away with their soul-packed sound! Their intense and super funk rhythm section is the heart of their music. With amazing vocals from guitarist Sergio Rios and Niki J. Crawford, this band will have you shufflin’ your feet and then shakin’ your booty […]

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Show Review & Photos: Black Star & THEESatisfaction @ Showbox SoDo

Black Star & THEE Satisfaction @ Showbox SoDo Review & photos by Ellie Mansfield Black Star, which is composed of Mos Def and Talib Kweli are always animated and full of life. Their enthusiasm and intensity never wained and neither did their clear pleasure of interacting with the audience. Showbox SoDo is a tight venue, […]

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Show Review & Photos: Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, Anders Osborne & Eldridge Gravy @ Neumos 11/4

Since the first time I saw Karl Denson perform in 2003 at Bumbershoot I realized that he would never ever disappoint the crowd. Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe (KDTU) performed The Rolling Stones’ album Sticky Fingers in its entirety, giving a well meshed combination of classic songs paired with funky KDTU beats. KDTU built the energy […]

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Show Review & Photos: EELS & The Submarines @ Showbox at the Market

I’ve loved EELS for a long time.  However, I was a bit skeptical going to seeing them live for the first time because Mark Oliver’s voice is so calm and tranquil.  However, Oliver showed enthusiasm for the music and excitement for the crowd. EELS have their own classic style: mellow at times, but rock ‘n’ […]

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Eldrige Gravy & The Court Supreme with Black Cherry Crush 9/17/2010

Eldrige Gravy and The Court Supreme This band is always a smooth mix of funky music that will rock you down until you just can’t boogie any more (possibly because your ass is sore from shakin’ your booty for so long).  These folks have Mr. and Lady Gravy up front, but one of the things […]

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