Gurufish

 

Bud Light Stage

June 12 at 5:45

Sexy, funky-as-hell, pop music" is what critics are saying about Gurufish (Ear Magazine). Electrifying audiences everywhere with their own provocative blend of pop, funk and soul, and their over-the-top performance spectacle, Gurufish excels at weaving irresistible melodies around hypnotic, funky groovesto give birth to songs that are hooky, sexy and sophisticated.

This multi-dimensional ensemble's kaleidoscopic blend of genres is what makes them appealing to a wide variety of audiences. Songs that sound at once fresh and familiar are served with generous injections of funk and soul and sprinkled with psychedelic twists, glam rock and soulful jazz. Gurufish is glitter soul. Founded by singer/songwriter/producer Jimmy St. James and accompanied by co-writers Matty Haze on guitar and DeWitt Ellis on bass,with Steve Dixon on drums, Gurufish is currently playing dates in support of their most recent critically acclaimed release, "Mohair Supreme", while recording and preparing for a new release in the spring of 2013.

They have shared the bill with such prestigious acts as: The Brand New  Heavies, Nikka Costa, P.M. Dawn,The Spin Doctors, Derek Trucks,The Flaming Lips, Galactic,Cypress Hill, Ghostland Observatory, The White Stripes, LMFAO, The Isley Brothers, Dag, Foreigner, and the P-Funk Allstars.

 
     
 

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