The Brit Funk Association
The Brit Funk Association (Colchester Arts Centre)
THE BRIT FUNK ASSOCIATION Live on Stage…
BEGGAR & CO, HI-TENSION, & LIGHT OF THE WORLD – all in one go! ALL IN ONE NIGHT! A SUMMERTIME NON STOP DANCE ! DANCE ! DANCE !
The Brit Funk Association features a 10 piece collective of musicians onstage including the founder members and pioneers of Brit Funk from Beggar & Co, Hi-Tension and ex-members of Light of the World and Incognito who perform Top 40 Official Chart hits from each of the band’s back catalogue such as “Time”, “Somebody (Help Me Out)”, “Nature Boy”, “Hi-Tension”, “British Hustle”, as well the classic album and 12′ inch singles that have stood the test of time such as ”London Town”, “Pete’s Crusade”, “There’s a Reason”, “I’m So Happy”, “Walkin’ Into Sunshine”, “Everyday” and the brilliant “Bahia”.
When the occasion demands they of course enjoy playing a stirring rendition of “Chant Number 1” the brilliant Spandau Ballet Number 2 recording on which Beggar & Co were of course the featured horn section. In addition, the band have recorded 2 new albums, “Full Circle” followed by “Lifted”, both of which were Number 1 in R&B on mainstream sites such as Amazon and also Number 1 albums in the UK Soul Chart, Network Soul Chart and Sweet Rhythms Chart as well as many regional radio chart listings. New Album just out The Brit Funk Association Full Circle. BLESS THE FUNK !
Check out the Brit Funk Association in action HERE
This show is for a STANDING audience – unreserved seats available around the edge of the hall for those who wish to sit.
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