If I ever had a new aria to learn I would listen to Gedda first in order to make sure I was “doing it right.”
Garrett Harris 4 p.m., Feb. 27
RIYL: James Brown, Al Green, Anita Baker, Earth, Wind & Fire, Luther Vandross, Average White Band, Brothers Johnson, Chaka Khan, Kool & the Gang, Isley Brothers, War
Current Status: They were semi-finalists of Viejas Casino's <em>Ultimate Music Challenge</em>.
Influences: James Brown, Earth, Wind, & Fire, Luther Vandross, Brothers Johnson, Chaka Khan, Kool & the Gang, War
This show band hails from San Diego, California. They're known for "bringing back the funk" by playing Old School hits from the '70s. They take their roots in gospel and mix them with jazz, R&B, and funk.
Federal Funk guarantees no backing or pre-recorded tracks.