A Funky First Friday with...
Funkanauts, Cathy Cotten & Elliotts Evil Plan
17 Broadway Blvd.
Fairfax, CA, 94930
This event is 21 and over
Ladies and gentlemen, aliens and extraterrestrials, all evolving life forms and frequencies passing this cosmic stop called Earth, Just in From Roswell, The Brothas From Planet Funk bring you, The Guardians of the GoodGroove, The Funkanauts. A 5 Piece Funk Band that can really jam! And are not afraid to let go and get nasty with it. How do they do that? By going from the BLUEPRINT! Yes, the blueprint that has been an influenced by Soul-Era Pioneers such as Ohio Players, Bar-Kays, Funkadelic to name a few. Now is the time to get ready for the real. Tight, Crisp Grooves played dynamically, many would say they are ahead of their time. But truth be told they have not strayed from the blueprint.
Simply put, singer Cathey Cotten knows how to put across a song. With an engaging manner, strong voice and a deep groove, Cathey reaches out and connects with everyone in attendance at any venue, large or small"
Elliotts Evil Plan
Elliott's Evil Plan The most diabolical party band ever conceived. A monstrous carnival of blues, soul, surf, rock, jazz, and psych-o-delic freakiness.
WHAT IN THE WORLD IS ELLIOTT’S EVIL PLAN? “The most diabolical party band ever conceived. A monstrous carnival of blues, soul, surf, rock, jazz, and psych-o-delic freakiness".
The band's "Ring Leader", Elliott Shannonhouse along with his fiery singer Cathey Cotten are two of the most creative artists to emerge in recent years. With his soaring guitar work and his blues-infused, rocking R&B sound, her soulful vocals rooted in jazz, blues and gospel and their powerhouse lineup of musicians, Elliott’s Evil Plan has been “Conquering the World with Love and Music” with a live show full of energy, style and passion.
By putting their own spin on time-tested classics, Elliott’s Evil Plan boasts a recognizable song list that will surprise and energize you. From your favorite R&B tunes to Surf and Rock Classics and Originals, their unstoppable grooves continue to electrify and stimulate the musical tastes of all their fans.
Each performance takes on a different shape and is turned into a swirling amalgam of pure FUN with an amazing rhythm section with a rooted sense of blues, rock, funk and soul who seamlessly slide through multiple styles and dynamic performances featuring “surprise” Guest Musicians have gained a loyal following of fans throughout the Bay Area.
" Simply put, singer Cathey Cotten knows how to put across a song. With an engaging manner, strong voice and a deep groove, Cathey reaches out and connects with everyone in attendance at any venue, large or small. And, guitarist Elliott Shannonhouse is a musician’s musician. Whether backing up Cathey’s vocals or rockin’ the house with his solo playing, Elliott lays it down with authority in a way that has earned him the respect and admiration of fellow musicians everywhere. Cathey and Elliott together? Wow! What a pleasure it is to hear them in the same band." - Larry Epstein, Associate Principal Bass, San Francisco Symphony