Described as one of Southern California's hottest, ultra-hip, most unique, energetic bands on the entertainment circuit today, LA Funk is the most recent addition to the lineup of high-energy entertainment group The LA All Stars, LLC Sporting a stylish and fresh vibe with a flair for the classic, is guaranteed to captivate your clients with an appeal that reaches all audiences. A six- piece band comprised of two lead singers along with four instrumentalists, the members of LA Funk bring a level of experience and versatility that results in an ensemble performing all genres of music with a contemporary edge and conviction. From timeless Jazz standards and ballads, to the sounds of Motown and Classic Rock, to 70's Funk & Disco Jams, to fun hits of the 80's,to the contemporary Pop, Rock, and Hip-Hop hits of today.
Fronting LA Funk is their lead vocalist Annette Frank, aka 'Nettie'. Over the past 15 years she has been performing all over the USA and internationally for clients such as; MGM Grand, Walt Disney Corporation, Sony Pictures, House of Blues, Northwest Airlines, and Pepsi (just to name a few). She has also performed as an opening act for artists such as Chaka Khan, The Go-Go's, and the Beach Boys. Recently, she spent a season performing with the International House of Blues Foundation.
Chicago native Jeff Vezain joins Nettie in LA Funk's frontline with his rock-star looks, savoir-faire and not to mention a voice that gives Justin Timberlake a run for his money. As a member of actor Gary Sinise's group, The Lieutenant Dan Band', Jeff has performed all over the world, entertaining troops at military bases, and corporate clients such as; McDonalds, Ford Motor Co., H&R Block, and has shared a bill with such legendary performers as Elton John, Bruce Hornsby, Trace Adkins, Vanessa Williams, Hootie and the Blowfish,The Bacon Bros.,The Temptations, Clay Aiken and Peter Cetera.
Musical Director Derek Frank joins LA Funk fresh from his stints as a band member on the 2007 and 2008 'Dancing With the Star's tours, a live arena show extended from the ABC hit television series. Derek also toured with teen sensations 'Aly & AJ', playing concerts all over the USA, in addition to appearances on television and in music videos. Derek contributes a wealth of experience, creativity, and enthusiasm also enlisting the talents of fellow band members from the 'DWTS' and 'Aly & AJ' tours among whom have played with artists such as; Christina Aguilera, James Blunt, Herbie Hancock, Maxwell, Charlotte Martin, Butterfly Boucher, and Seal (just to give you a partial list!).
LA Funk is a perfect choke to entertain your next event.