Friday, December 2nd, 2016
421 N 7th St, Philadelphia, PA 19123-3906
Funkadelphia Presents: Natural RhythmsfeaturingWick-it the Instigator || DefunkSpecial guest: SoDownand support from: Agent Zero || Face Plant || Sexy Black FemaleVoltage Lounge421 North 7th StreetPhiladelphia, PA 1912318+ to Enter || 21+ to Drink|| Wick-it the Instigator || https://soundcloud.com/wick-ithttps://www.facebook.com/DJWickit/Wick-it the Instigator is a multi-genre DJ and producer known as a breath of fresh air in an otherwise over-crowded EDM scene. His SoundCloud page is one of the top 200 most active pages on the entire site, garnering more then 40,000 followers and over 7 MILLION plays. Impressive numbers like these, which recently landed him at #5 on Billboard's Next Big Sound chart, aren’t just a testament to his top-notch production skills, but also his keen ability to build and harness a highly interactive online fan base (1,500+ Facebook Fans added weekly). In 2012, Microsoft recognized that direct audience connection and chose Wick-it to produce a song for their Windows 8/Angry Birds: Star Wars commercial that they blasted to millions of prime-time viewers. With successful headline tours supplemented by huge sets at major festivals, it’s obvious his talent and success extend far beyond the studio.|| Defunk ||https://soundcloud.com/defunk-musichttps://www.facebook.com/DefunkOfficialMusic/Hailing from Calgary, Canada, Defunk has taken funky bass music to a whole new level. Most popularly known for his attention of bringing elements of funk, jazz and blues into heavy bass music, he constantly strives to develop new sounds with new elements based around the idea of groove. Sexy sounds, funky rhythms, dirty drops, disco dancing, jazzy solos, and intriguing instruments can all be found in his catalogue. His intention is to constantly push the limit on what bass music is viewed as while still keeping the elements that make you want to dance.|| SoDown ||https://soundcloud.com/sodownbassmusichttps://www.facebook.com/sodownbassmusic/Bass Music With Soul. Thats my mission.To be SoDown is to seize every opportunity, explore new grounds, try new things and ultimately live the most epic life possible. This universe is far too beautiful and life is simply too short to not do what makes you happy. Unconditional love is the most powerful force in the world and Bass Music is my way of expressing it. Ehren River Wright, aka SoDown, is a staple in the Colorado music scene. His first headline show was a huge success, selling out before doors. Thanks to a passionate fanbase, Ehren has quickly taken his music to a national stage, playing many festivals across the US. A SoDown set is not one to miss. Featuring live saxophone, Ehren takes the crowd on an intimate sensory adventure through space and time. His latest tracks include a wide array of musical talents, including his keen ear for sound design and production as well as his never ending dedication to organic instrumentation. Combining infinite influences, Ehren describes his music as an endlessly evolving medley of many different genres, culminating in a uniquely diverse style of bass music. 2016 has much promise, as SoDown continues to prove himself as one of the most dedicated and innovative acts in the game.|| Agent Zero ||https://soundcloud.com/agentzerohttps://www.facebook.com/agentzeromusic/Noah Selwyn, aka Agent Zero is the psychedelic electronic phenomenon from Philadelphia. Studying Sound Recording & Music Tech under the renowned producer Starkey, since spring 2011, Agent Zero has built a name & following for his tasteful,forward-thinking, psychedelic dance music. Every listener will be hit hard with audio waves of love and inspiration, opening portals to feed your mind, body and soul. || Face Plant ||https://soundcloud.com/faceplantmusichttps://www.facebook.com/plantyourface/The face is the primary means of emotional expression. To plant is to place something with the intention to have it grow. It's with these ideas in mind that Face Plant looks to create and express emotions through his music. In order to facilitate the growth of the mind, Face Plant aims to plant inspiration in his listeners and to become a plant of sorts himself; manufacturing emotions.|| Sexy Black Female ||https://soundcloud.com/sexyblackfemalehttps://www.facebook.com/SexyBlackFemaleMusic/Drummer, bassist, sound designer, and Producer/DJ heavy weight, Sexy Black Female can tear your face off or take you back in time and has spent the past 17 years doing just that. Most of Sexy Black's time is spent creating unique and dynamic synth lines, sampling emotionally provoking quotes, and tracking live instruments to bring the two vastly different worlds of electronic and live music together.