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Licks & Brains Radio


New EP NEXT featuring Joseph Bowie & Mrs Hips

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Our new EP is finally available through Spotify and iTunes! With the raps, vocals and trombone extravaganza of Funk Meister Joseph Bowie and the heavenly vocals of the soulful Mrs Hips we have a powerful line up of three Defunkt Tunes (Next, With Love Comes Paib, See Through), one golden blues classic (She's 19 Years Old) and even a work song (Rosie). Enjoy!


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Licks & Brains: NU-Jazz XXL

Licks & Brains are a Dutch 18 piece Soul/Funk/Jazz big band directed by Rolf Delfos, recording artist of over 100 records and one of the leading alto-players in the Netherlands. Licks & Brains has recorded 4 albums, recently toured in China, and performs with top-artists from the Dutch Jazz/Funk scene. Licks & Brains just finished the recordings for their latest album “NEXT!” featuring Defunkt’s lead singer and trombonist Joseph Bowie (USA).



For information or bookings contact Ton van der Kolk @Music & More.

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