First review on our new album, #PowerLoveFreedom

First review on our new album, #PowerLoveFreedom

We're just sitting here, kind of stunned and humbled, to get this feedback from Jamsphere Magazine: Every track encompasses a different style. From the heavy classic guitar riffs, to the funkadelic bass pockets, this album surrounds a multitude of genres that will...

Kick off the 2015 Holiday Season with Gumbo le Funque

Kick off the holiday season with us! We get it: you have a lot of tension after spending Thanksgiving with that clueless uncle.  So come and shake off that stress and get your holiday season cheer on, as we kick it off! Ophelia's Electric Soapbox is the swankiest...

Being asked to play for free

From time to time, bands are approached by various entities and asked to play for free.  The pitch is sometimes "for exposure."  Sometimes nonprofits will ask for bands to donate their time. Here's the thing.  Our band is an actual business.  It's registered as an LLC...
Cosimo Matassa: Goodbye to an era

Cosimo Matassa: Goodbye to an era

A fan has sent us the following piece, and we thought it would be a great tribute to post it here and share it. It's a well-researched history of New Orleans music...from the "corner of Rampart and Dumaine." --Gumbo le Funque Goodbye to an Era by Doug Egan Cosimo...