Grand Park Gotta Funky Sole! Celebrating Black History Month

Grand Park & The Echo Present

Grand Park Gotta Funky Sole! Celebrating Black History Month

Breakestra, Funky Sole DJs

Thu, February 28, 2013

5:00 pm

Grand Park

Los Angeles, CA

This event is all ages

Grand Park Gotta Funky Sole! Celebrating Black History Month
thursday Feb 28th-FUNKY SOLE is taking over GRAND PARK in downtown L.A.
for an evening of funky soul vinyl sounds & live funk sets by BREAKESTRA &
FREE & there's gonna be a full service bar out on the grass!
5pm -midnight!

Funky Sole Djs Music Man Miles, Clifton, Chico & Mean Mr. Mustard
Save the parking money & catch the Metro to "CIVIC CENTER" & you're right
1997 The Breaks party spawned The Breakestra & L.A.'s first raw funk band in a long, long time was born!
1998 Stones throw records caught em live & put out first thee raw funky soul single "getcho soul togetha" hailing in the neo funk movement around the globe.
2001 stones throw releases The Live mix pt.2, a true representation of their live hip hop breaks/funky soul homage show.

Breakestra soon
after makes it's live debut accross the planet including japan.Late 2005 Ubiquity records releases Miles & Wolf's first all original recording called "hit the floor" featuring the live rap track with Chali 2na, Soup & Double K recalling the first disco funk hip hop records of the late 70's.

Again Breakestra travels the planet soul travellin' & spreading the funk gospel this time going to Australia for the first time with guest vocalist hip hop soul diva Choklate helping miles out front in Wolf's place.In April of 2006 Miles' good friend & dj brother from The legendary L.A. Rootdown party, Tarek" Dj Dusk " Captan is tragically killed by a drunk driver.

Breakestra spends the rest of the year touring as well as some of 2007. back at home in late 2007, Inspired by Dusk's spirit & eternal energy Miles & Wolf begin some work on new material.following a show in LA where Wolf's unique dance is imitated by a front row of fun, funky ladies, "the lowdown stank" is born.
The "lowdown" single comes out in 2008 on Egon's Now Again stones throw imprint label.

By early 2009 & whole lot of Miles being locked in the studio building tracks one overdub at a time There's enough tracks to build an album.Eventually they partner up with Strut/k7 records to release the forth coming & second all original funk/soul/jazz panorama "Dusk till Dawn" comes out in september 2009 featuring a track with a dope Dj Dusk rhyme.

2010-2012 Breakestra tours around the world & in January Miles records a new instrumental track with Chuck Boogie on Keys called "Boogie Blessed". the single features a b side of Afrodyete's vocal version of "miss funky sole shake" released June of 2012. keep on witcha keep on...
Funky Sole DJs
Funky Sole DJs
Funky Sole Djs Music Man Miles, Clifton, Chico & Mean Mr. Mustard
Venue Information:
Grand Park
200 N Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA, 90012