Leicester-based social enterprise 2FunkyArts is 'Reuniting Audiences' for its ninth year this June, championing a whole host of new, international and established artists from Black, Caribbean and African descent, at its three-day festival.
Festival2Funky celebrates the richness and vibrancy of alternative music across genres such as, hip-hop, house, dub, jungle, afrobeat, jazz and soul, and offers the opportunity for communities to come together over the Jubilee weekend.
• Internationally renowned Jamaican artist Kabaka Pyramid
• Bristol grime duo Kahn + Neek
• Migraine Skank creator Gracious K
• Soul/Jazz legends Carol Leeming and The Acts of Senseless Beauty
• Afro inspired music with rock and jazz Group Shadeemus
• Poet, musician and actor Abena Essa
Thursday 18:30 - 22:00
Friday 14:00 - 2:00
Saturday 12:00 - 2:00
Sunday 12:00 - 2:00
Tickets for events vary from £1.50 - £20
2Funky Music Cafe, 23 New Park St, Leicester, Leicestershire LE3 5NH
Thu 2 Jun to Sun 5 June