There’s Already a Buzz! Festival 2 Funky Oct 18th 2014 Braunstone Gate

After last years huge and  successful Festival 2Funky featuring a marvelous diverse live music  line up Pamela Moo, Joel Owen & the Antoine Band, New Jazz Coop, Chikka Moyo Mellow Baku, Ten (Tendai Sendah, Marcus Joseph Band, Funk Soul Collective , with local DJs PA’s and Live Band. Dare to Diva will be programming, more local  fantastic live diverse music, for the forthcoming  Festival 2 Funky Sumo Sat Oct 18th Braunstone Gate Leicester – watch this space!

Already there is buzz, due confirmation from Band leader Stan’ the Man’ Samuel via Facebook , that Leicester’s legendary  80’s P- Funk Band  SAQUII, will headline  the Dare to Diva Live Music Stage at Sumo. SAQUII band as featured in the excellent film Spectrum – History of Black Music in Leicester  will no doubt, don their outrageous stage costumes, alongside total funk extraordinariness, that made them a byword for from Leicester  to London, as premier ambassadors of Funk to the delight  of audiences.

The time of year for the Festival has changed from June last year, to October  2014 so as to maximize audiences even more, though audiences last year were really good and very mixed. Music acts and line Ups  plus further details of the Festival overall will follow in due course in the meantime the excitement, the buzz will build and grow…can’t wait!