BFE will be bringing the funk to the Bevrijdingsfestival in Den Haag on May 5.
BFE will be back at Club Fasching in Stockholm on June 9. Last years concert was quickly sold out, so be quick to get your tickets while they are still available.
BFE will close this years edition of the MeerJazz Festival in Hoofddorp (Amsterdam) on June 10.
BFE will play at Le Deux Pièces Cuisine in Blanc Mesnil, France on Saturday, March 25.
BFE will be back at the legendary New Morning club in Paris on Friday, March 24.
BFE will play Le Hangar in Ivry-sur-Seine on Thursday, March 23.
On September 24, BFE will be presenting their full funk fest at the Rocher de Palmer in Cenon, around the corner from Bordeaux.
BFE are back in Lyon by popular demand on Friday September 23 headlining the city's Street Food Festival with a hot and spicy gumbo of funk, soul, ska and latin jazz.
Don't miss this chance to catch BFE at their only show in Belgium this summer, headlining the Afro C Festival on August 13, in the beautiful coastal town of Bredene, close to Brussels.
For the first time ever, Brooklyn Funk Esentials will play on the beautiful island of Sardinia - hedlining this years edition of the mighty Rocce Rosse Blues Festival which will be held at Villaggio della Musica in Marina di Cardedu, OGLIASTRA, Sardinia.
Brooklyn Funk Essentials will be in Ravenna on the Italian Adriatic coast for this years edition of the Spiagge Soul Festival, held at the Ruvido Beach Club in Punta Marina.
This festival date is unfortunately canceled.
On July 24, BFE will be headlining the Pordenone Blues Festival which will be held at the beautiful Parco San Valentino in Pordenone, close to Venice in Italy. BFE go on at 23.00 for a full set of blasting funk.
BFE will be back at the legendary Bayerische Hof Festsaal on July 20 for a full set of funk. Don't miss the chance to catch the band, with the added strength of soul diva Alison Limerick on co-lead vocals, at their only show in Germany this summer.
After the sold out show this past January at Ronnie Scott's, the band will be back in London for a full set of funk at The Jazz Café in Camden Town, with the added strength of the legendary Alison Limerck on co-lead vocals and some other surprises.
BFE will be back in Krakow for this year's edition of the legendary Summer Jazz Festival which takes place at the beautiful Maly Rynek square on July 16. Don't miss this only opportunity to cath the band in Poland this summer.
On July 1, the BFE funky love fest will reach the shores of the île Barbe on the Lyon river banks. Brace yourself for a beats and basslines, mics and dope rhymes bonanza.
The annual funky love fest at New Morning in Paris will take place on June 29 this year, and for this edition, BFE have beefed up their line-up with legendary singer Alison Limerick and nicked trombone virtuoso Winston Rollins from Jamiroquai. Expect extreme party vibes and songs you never heard BFE play before.
This festival date is unfortunately canceled.
For the first time ever, BFE will play Uden in the Netherlands on 19 May at the De Pul Club. The band will be playing songs from all of their five studio albums, including the brand new 'Funk Ain't Ova' LP.
When the Funky Elephant blows its fanfare and stomps into town with a bumping rhythm, you know for sure that spring has arrived to Helsinki! During the second weekend of April, Funky Amigos once again offer their audience a thumping trip into the world of black rhythm music.
The purpose of the festival is to bring together top-notch Finnish artists, upcoming new talent and current musical phenomena from funk to groove music, from hip hop to reggae as well as from jazz to world music. A special emphasis in our lineup has also been given to Finnish afro sound. Check out the festival's full program and hop on the Elephant HERE
BFE will bring their brand new 'Funk Ain't Ova' album to Stockholm's legendary Fasching jazz club on April 8. As a special treat, the band will also have UK soulstress Alison Limerick on co-lead vocals.
Not since 1994, on their first tour outside the US, have BFE played in Gothenburg, Sweden. Twentytwo years later, with five studio albums to their credit, the band returns with special guest Alison Limerick on co-lead vocals. Gig will be at Gothenburg's legendary Nefertiti jazz club.
Saturday night, BFE will be housewarming the brand spanking new Babylon Bomonti club in Istanbul's buzzing Sisli area. The band did an impromptu video recording in the club's beer garden on Friday afternoon to a crowd of happy construction workers and stray belly dancers. Very special guest and long time BFE-compatriot Hüsnü Senlendirici will be joining the band for several jams.
Alongside the legendary Jimmy Cliff, Brooklyn Funk Essentials will be mixing up the one-drop with the on-the-one at the Jazz en Baie Festival in Granville, France on August 12.
On Saturday July 25, BFE will be hosting a beach party funk fest at Armenistis, just outside of Sarti on the Greek coast.
On July 18, Brooklyn Funk Essentials will play live under the stars at the Place de Casino in Monaco. The evening starts at 20.30 with BFE headlining at 22.30. This is a free concert.
The legendary Paris club New Morning, has become Brooklyn Funk Essentials' second home. For the last few years, every July, the band has done a show here. And the parisian funk lovers know what to expect - A hot, sweaty and groovy party time filled with BFE hits from their five studio albums, as well as some special surprises.
C'est avec l'esprit funky que Pleins Feux dévoile la programmation de sa 17ème édition. Une programmation résolument Soul / Funk / Jazz avec un objectif : Le Funk!
Et c'est le collectif à géométrie variable, Brooklyn Funk Essentials créé à New York, en 1994. Avec nos musiciens jamaïcains, portoricains, suédois et néo-orléanais qui va "blast" le groove, mélange de jazz, soul, funk puissant ou drum’n bass dans vos oreilles.
Brooklyn Funk Essentials have had a few “home stages”. In the nineties, it was definitely Tramps and S.o.B’s in New York. Babylon in Istanbul, is another club where the band has sold out concerts for days in a row. But perhaps the best atmosphere of them all, is offered by New Morning in Paris.
This intimate stage and it’s warm and loving audience is just perfect for the complete BFE experience. This is why July at New Morning, has become a tradition for the band. This time, the band will be presenting songs form the new album that they are busy working on, so don’t miss this chance to get down and get with it.