Stone Mecca and Andre Cymone will be delivering the full Funk Rock Experience on Tues 8/13 Live at The Mint, Los Angeles!Stone Mecca
“Gritty, imprecise, and unapologetic AF, the electric vibes…and his old school cool are lustfully intoxicating.” – AFROPUNK
As a psychedelic blues-rock artist and guitarist, Stone Mecca combines his love of hard-hitting hip-hop beats and funk-driven bass lines with grinding guitar riffs and soulful melodies. Best known as RZA’s (Wu-Tang Clan) guitarist and live band leader Stone Mecca’s also worked with Kanye West, Ice Cube, Snoop Dogg, Westside Connection, George Clinton, and Earth, Wind & Fire. Music from his latest album Alienman has been featured on Billboard and AfroPunk and he’s contributed to the soundtracks for Django Unchained, The Man with the Iron Fist and more.
“Stone Mecca is, without a doubt, one of the most original musicians you will encounter this year…Mecca’s new album Alienman is a singularity, a set that blends blues, rock, funk, and hip-hop ideas in ways unheard of until now and turns all that old-school goodness into intensely modern music.” – ROCK & BLUES MUSEAndre Cymone
“everyday-people crunch…and revolution-rock”
— ROLLING STONE
Andre Cymone is an American musician, singer, songwriter and record producer. Raised in Minneapolis, Cymone and his schoolmate Prince laid the foundation for the revolutionary “Minneapolis sound”. In 1981 Cymone left Prince’s band and began his own solo career, releasing 3 new wave/funk fusion albums that spawned several R&B singles. Cymone also established himself as an in-demand producer, co-writing and producing songs for a diverse array of acts, including Adam Ant, Tina Turner, and Jody Watley who’s Cymone produced self titled album won her a Grammy Award. In 2014, Cymone ended a self-imposed 27-year recording hiatus with the album The Stone. The follow up album titled 1969 was released internationally in 2017 receiving rave reviews. Andre’s currently working on his 6th full length album, this collection Cymone says “will be a Resurrection of The Funk and a return to my roots”.
Tuesday August 13, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Various Cover: $8 for 21+, $13 for under 21.
Los Angeles, Stone Mecca + Andre Cymone Live at The Mint, The Mint