LIVE: Jocamo @ The Linda, 10/22/09

October 26th, 2009, 11:52 am by Greg

Bring in the funk: Jill Hughes, Brian Kaplan and Keith Pray joining Jocomo onstage

Bring in the funk: Jill Hughes, Brian Kaplan and Keith Pray joining Jocomo onstage


Subbing for the missing-in-action Matthew Loiacono, fabulous funkateers Jocamo took over the stage at The Linda in Albany on Thursday to support their new CD, “The New Funk Order.” (Read our CD review here.)

It was the free monthly CRUMBS Nite Out session, and Jocamo had a close-to-packed house cheering them on during their hour-long performance. Unlike the vast majority of Jocamo gigs, this one never turned into a sweaty, steamy dance party, and the audience remained enthusiastic, but seated throughout the show.

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JOCAMO’s “The New Funk Order”

September 24th, 2009, 7:11 pm by Greg

jocomo(HeyJocamo.com, 2009)

Get down!

I mean really down!

Soul man supreme Dave Macks and his funky bunch are back for more, and once you drop the needle on this one, you’re gonna have a damn hard time getting off the dance floor.

Macks – the man who put the “stomp” in the Stomplistics – is in fine, fine voice, howling and pleading his way through a dozen crackerjack original tunes guaranteed to set your ass to shakin’.

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