Nona Hendryx & the Mamafunk Band

When:
December 20, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
2019-12-20T20:00:00-05:00
2019-12-20T20:15:00-05:00
Where:
Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club
7719 Wisconsin Ave
Bethesda
MD 20814
Cost:
$39.50 - $69.50 ( Plus $11.52 - $12.92 Fees and $20 Minimum)

Mama Hendryx was once part of the vocal trio Labelle, backing famed vocalist Patti LaBelle, and performed a range of hits from doo-wop to funk, including the scandalizing “Lady Marmalade.” Her voiced had faded somewhat, but still drives bands forward through electrified, digital funk with aged power and control.

She performs for WPFW’s Holiday Bash.

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Jackson Sinnenberg is an Associate Producer for SiriusXM and a freelance writer. His work has appeared in the JazzTimes. NPR Music, NPR.org, the Washington City Paper and On Tap Magazine and the blog of Smithsonian Folkways Records. He previously covered the city’s music scene for WGTB, Georgetown University’s radio station, where he was a show host, writer, and columnist. He graduated from Georgetown with a bachelor’s degree in American Musical Culture. Read him at sinnenbergmusic.com. Follow him at @sinnenbergmusic.


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