The 19th Funky Elephant Festival

Thursday 18.4. | 21–02

warm-up

Thursday 18.4. | 21–02

The 19th Funky Elephant Festival

warm-up

Funky Elephant returns to mbar for another round of a funky preparty with “soul hop” of Dolla Lova, lovely soul sounds of Funky Awards’ winner of most promising act in 2012, Lina & The Double Tones, and the party beats selected by the Funky Elephant’s very own Nätti-Matti.

Dolla Lova is a fresh “soul hop” trio from Helsinki, Finland featuring talents from The Northern Governors as well as Axl Smith's, Paleface's and Yona's backing bands. They create sweet black rhythm music updated to 2013. The debut album will be released during the spring of 2013.

Lina & The Double Tones is a seven piece soul & groove band found in 2012.

Held since 1994, Funky Elephant is one of the most legendary club festivals in Helsinki. With musical styles ranging from funk, soul, jazz, afrobeat and hip hop to reggae, Funky Elephant has brought artists like Bonobo, Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings, Kid Koala, The Coup, Tony Allen and Roy Ayers just to name a few.

Just think of the most soulful, warmest and best sets and you’ll find your way to the Funky Elephant.

Performing at The 19th Funky Elephant Festival

This event is part of the Funky Elephant Festival club series

Funky Elephant is an annual black rhythm music festival celebrated every spring since 1994. The festival has earned its legendary status by bringing the most interesting international acts as well the best and the coolest domestic acts in the scene.

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