GEORGE KOELLER VIA FACEBOOK
For over 25 years, the Canadian jazz-funk-fusion band, The Shuffle Demons have been entertaining fans around the world. The band’s high energy out-of-the-ordinary live show bills them as jazz, folk and world music festival mainstays and has taken them on 15 cross-Canada and European tours, as well as through Asia, India and Australia.[box type=”info”] Doors: 7pm Showtime: 8pm Tickets: $10 in advance $15 at the door[/box]
Now, the Shuffle Demons return with their first album of new material in close to 20 years – CLUSTERFUNK an explosion of musical fusion that will keep crowds shaking to the funky jazz rhythms they’ve become accustomed to over the band’s extraordinary
With 8 albums to their credit, and winners of 5 CASBY Awards for their phenomenal JUNO nominated debut album Streetniks – the record that spawned the hit “Spadina Bus” – the Shuffle Demons are household names on the North American festival circuit. CLUSTERFUNK features 12 new original songs (7 vocal and 5 instrumental). Bassist George Koller and drummer Stich Wynston lay down a solid groove for saxophonists Richard Underhill, Perry White and Kelly Jefferson. The result alternates between serious jazz and groovy funk played by seasoned professionals at the top of their game. They make their return to stages this summer, touring across Canada with over 20 major jazz and folk festival appearances. CLUSTERFUNK is sure to entertain generations of new fans and please those that have always been along for the ride.
This show will be part of a cross country tour of Jazz and folk festivals that will keep the Demons busy this summer