Brandon “Taz” Niederauer Band Added To Lettuce’s Funk Of Ages With Snarky Puppy, Turkuaz, & More

first_imgThis weekend, Lettuce is hosting their first-ever celebration of funk music at The Fillmore Philadelphia, dubbed Funk Of Ages: Past, Present & Future. The world-dominating future-funk trailblazers will host an incredible lineup of bands to honor the “Funk of Ages,” including multi-Grammy Award-winning funk/jazz/R&B ensemble Snarky Puppy, nine piece modern “power funk” act Turkuaz, Snarky bandleader Michael League‘s world-beat side project Bokanté (featuring Roosevelt Collier and more), and CT-based ensemble Funky Dawgz Brass Band.And now, The Brandon Niederauer Band has just been added to this incredible lineup! Fourteen-year-old “Taz” has been wow-ing audiences since before he entered double digits, gaining the respect of Derek Trucks, Warren Haynes, and George Porter Jr. along the way. The young guitarist is well-versed in all things funk, rock, and blues, with a pocket full of originals ready to rock.Armed with an un-fuck-withable crew of musicians, Funk of Ages is set to elevate fans’ understanding and appreciation of funk music, providing a tour of different eras and approaches to the sound. From early innovators and modern-day funk ambassadors (Lettuce), to avant-garde jazz-funk heavyweights (Snarky), to modern funk with mass appeal (Turkuaz), “Funk of Ages” will highlight and celebrate all ends of the genre’s sprawling spectrum for one incredible funky day of music!Live For Live Music Presents Funk of Ages: Past, Present & Future will take place on June 24th at The Fillmore. Tickets are available here.In addition to the evening’s festivities inside the venue, Funk of Ages will also include a free block party from 1-4pm. Outside of The Fillmore and Punch Line Philly, there will be gourmet food, craft beers, beverages, beer gardens, yard games, and more for guests to enjoy. Music will be provided by the Funky Dawgz Brass Band and others, while the day begins to take shape in a way like never before. Join Philly in showcasing their commitment to one-of-a-kind live music events at the first-ever Fillmore Block Party![cover photo by Josh Timmermans]last_img read more

‘The Goldsmith’ keeps staff, new owner looks toward future

first_imgRaytenburg says she previously worked at the Goldmsith for eight years throughout high school and college. BINGHAMTON (WBNG) — Under new ownership, the Goldsmith held a soft opening Tuesday for people to buy gifts in time for Valentine’s Day. She says she wants to carry on the legacy of store and start this chapter with the team she used to work with. “To restart a company and not taken them on as well with this new, exciting journey, I think that would be really silly of me,” says new The Goldsmith Owner Inessa Raytenburg. “I’m really blessed and humbled to have such a terrific team,” she says. The staff that customers had known for decades stayed on and the owner says she hopes a new look and new inventory will help attract more clientele. The grand opening will be held on March 12.last_img read more

Tanzania Vote Counting: Officials say voter turnout was high

first_imgTanzanians are awaiting the results of their election.Sunday’s vote was considered one of the tightest contests in Tanzania in decades.The electoral commission had previously warned candidates not to announce unofficial results.Full results are expected only on Thursday.The ruling party’s John Magufuli is battling former Prime Minster Edward Lowassa for the top job.CCTV’s Robert Nagila gives an update on vote counting in Tanzania.last_img

UEFA confirm fans for Bayern Munich vs Sevilla Super Cup clash

first_img Read Also: Man City plotting to sign Messi without breaking FFP rules This match will therefore by the Andalusian club’s sixth Super Cup, of which they have won just once – in 2006, when they defeated Barcelona 3-0 in the showpiece – but have lost on four occasions: 2007, 2014, 2015 and 2016. Bayern Munich were crowned winners of the Champions League by defeating Paris Saint-Germain 1-0 in Sunday’s final. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Loading… Promoted Content9 Facts You Should Know Before Getting A Tattoo10 Risky Jobs Some Women Do7 Ways To Understand Your Girlfriend BetterWho’s The Best Car Manufacturer Of All Time?The 10 Best Secondary Education Systems In The World6 Ridiculous Health Myths That Are Actually TrueWhich Country Is The Most Romantic In The World?10 Hyper-Realistic 3D Street Art By Odeith15 Photos Of Amazingly Beautiful Mutations10 Of The Dirtiest Seas In The WorldThis Guy Photoshopped Himself Into Celeb Pics And It’s HystericalFantastic-Looking (and Probably Delicious) Bread Artcenter_img Europe’s football governing body UEFA have confirmed that next month’s Super Cup clash between Bayern Munich and Sevilla can be played in front of fans. European football’s governing body confirmed the news on Tuesday, with the Puskas Stadium in Budapest to allow a 30 percent capacity of fans. The stadium in the capital of Hungary holds 67,215 spectators at full capacity, which means that 20,164 people will be allowed to attend the clash. The annual fixture pits the winners of the Champions League against the victors of the Europa League – which Sevilla won for a record sixth time earlier this month by defeating Inter in the showpiece.last_img read more

Back2Tan hits the shelves to solve fake tanning troubles

first_imgA TY Mini Company from Loreto Letterkenny has come up with a smart solution to a common beauty problem faced by everyone who uses false tan. Back2Tan was set up by four young entrepreneurs to launch a back tanning product using a wooden rod and removable mitt. The product will come in very handy for anyone who struggles with tanning all areas of their back on their own.Back2Tan company founders are Éabha Shiel, the Managing Director, Zoe Brady, the Finance Manager, Kelley Higgins, the Marketing and Sales Manager and Alisha O’Connell, the Production and Quality Control Manager. The product sets itself apart from the rest due to its competitive price, at just €6, reusability and high quality. Business principles of market research and innovative design were clearly used to create the perfect product.Back2TanThe company founders said: “You know that moment when you’re at home tanning and realise that there’s no one home to tan your back? Well you won’t have to worry about that anymore. The Ultimate Back Tanner will help you tan all the hard to reach places on your back.“Our company Back2Tan has come up with a product that lets someone fake tan their back easily and efficiently. After many changes in design we finally came up with our finished product. Our product is a wooden rod with a removable tanning mitt on top for washing. The tanning mitt has a sponge filling so it is comfortable on your back.”G&G owner Aoibheann Walsh MUA officially launched Back2Tan on Monday the 26th of February at Loreto Letterkenny. Speaking at the event, Aoibheann commented on the affordability and long-lasting quality of the product, saying the girls are a credit to their school, fellow students and parents. Friends, family and teachers came along to celebrate the occasion and build excitement for the launch locally.Back2Tan tanners are available to purchase from McFadden’s Pharmacy in the Letterkenny Shopping Centre, Magees Pharmacy, Ruth’s Pharmacy and in Sculpt Cosmetics.You can find Back2Tan on Facebook and Instagram.Back2Tan hits the shelves to solve fake tanning troubles was last modified: February 27th, 2018 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:aoibheann walshback2tanLoreto Letterkennymini-companyTransition Yearlast_img read more