Wednesday 11 March 2015
Wednesdays @ Floridita BLUES FUNK n SOUL CONNECTION: featuring some of the best funk, blues & soul artists in the UK. A platform for live music.
- Restaurant opens from 5:30pm!!!
10pm - 12am
Oomphf is a powerful, high energy funk/pop band fronted by highly sought-after Sammy Sarfas . The funk band is made up of some of the most talented musicians in Brighton and the South East. Between them they have played and recorded with an impressive list of artists (Jools Holland, Amy Winehouse, Roy Ayers, Alexander O'Neal, Alice Russell, De La Soul, Nitin Sawney, Viola Wills, Turin Brakes, The Mummers and Quantic Soul Orchestra to mention a few!).
The band mesmerise crowds with their high energy and showmanship. Outstanding vocals are performed by lead vocalist Sammy Sarfas backed up by a superb horn section with some blistering solos from Rob Heasman on Trumpet and Ben Sarfas on Saxophone. A band is only as good as its drummer and Sam Glasson, is one of the most exceptional and funkiest drummers in the UK. Combine Sam with brilliant guitar, bass and keyboard players and you have one of the best funk band back lines in Britain.