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Funkberater (ft. Backwood Five)

by Redtenbacher's Funkestra



‘Funkberater’ merges two bands into one massive group featuring two drummers, two guitarists, two keyboard players, percussion, drums and a Big Band horn section. London based mastermind Stefan Redtenbacher is featuring his UK flagship band the Redtenbacher’s Funkestra doubled up with Backwood Five. Stefan's Funkestra has clocked up over one millions Spotify streams and wants to shine some light at this side-project as well as showcasing his contemporary Big Band instrumental with an infectious beat and riff to boot. Enjoy this British-Austrian Funk collaboration!

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released November 5, 2019

Josef 'Pepi' Burchartz (trumpet)
Gerd Rahsdorfer (trumpet)
Andreas See (alto, tenor & bari saxophone)
Piers Green (alto, tenor saxophone)
Herman Mayr (tenor & bass trombone)
Johnny Sommerer (guitar)
Paul Slaviczek (guitar)
Oliver Kerschbaumer (Hammond, synth)
Martin Gasselsberger (Rhodes)
Karl Vanden Bossche (percussion)
Mike Sturgis (drums)
Josef 'Joe Backwood' Hinterhoelzl (drums)
Stefan Redtenbacher (bass)


Written, arranged and produced by Stefan Redtenbacher
Published by Hypenstein Publishing (ASCAP)
Released on RSB Records (RSB 73708)
Drums recorded by James Welch at Masterlink Productions
Mixed and mastered by Rupert Christie
Graphic Illustration by Stefan Redtenbacher


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Redtenbacher's Funkestra London, UK

Austrian-bred bassist and funk fiend Stefan Redtenbacher is an anomaly, anachronism and a defiant demolisher of the pigeon- hole. Currently based in London, Stefan and his band Redtenbacher’s Funkestra deliver “out-and-out spectacular funk” (Snowboy) or, as UK Bass Guitar Magazine put it, “a near perfect slice of jazz-funk from one of Europe’s great players.” ... more


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