Get Funky With Hope Clayburn In Overton Square
For Release: February 24, 2015
For more information, contact: Lafayette's (901) 207-5097
Memphis funk jazz musician Hope Clayburn is set to perform on stage in Midtown Memphis. The performance takes place at Lafayette's Music Room, located on 2119 Madison Avenue in Overton Square.
Hope Clayburn will be in concert on Monday, March 2nd, 2015. The event starts at 7 p.m and tickets are available.
Clayburn's funky saxophone, flute chops, and soulful vocals have given her the opportunity to play with prestigious musicians such as James Brown, The Allman Brothers Band, Maceo Parker, and the North Mississippi Allstars. She came back to Memphis after European tour in 2009 with The Dynamites.
Her band Soul Scrimmage mixes soul and funk tunes with afrobeat and reggae, which is intended to create an energetic and uplifting atmosphere.
The band features Hope on sax and flute. She also provides vocals and serves as composer.
Robert Allen Parker Jr., creator of the The Broken String Collective, plays on the guitar. Public Enemy's lead guitarist Khari Wynn is on bass.