C.F.B. Biography

The Cosmic Funk band have been touring the country for over 10 years with their funk, soul & disco extravaganza. In recent years the band have taken to releasing their own material in the vein of Brooklyn's Daptone Records. The band's debut Ep 'Take it to the Limit one last time', received critical acclaim in local and national press with the singles 'Do you Wanna Dance' and 'Dynamite' featuring prominently on local radio stations across the country as well as on RTE Radio 1's John Creedon show. The band's material has been remixed by DJs including DJ Jay Ru and DJ Carabas, exposing the CFB brand to 'House' aficionados in clubs around the world including Berlin, New York and beyond. The Band are currently preparing for a live studio secession with DJ Carabas for 2Fm's Audio Sunshine session. The Band are currently writing material for their follow up EP which is due for release in August 2015.

Members:

 

Benjamin Bickerdike - Lead vocals, guitar, trumpet

Ali Long - Lead vocals

Niamh Ryan - Drums & vocals

Dave O'Keeffe - Keys, Trumpet, vocals

Olly Elsholtz - Alto Sax

Jack Malone - Trombone

Pat Dalton - Tenor Sax, Flute, Trumpet, Bari Sax

Anthony O'Dwyer - Guitar

Dave Scanlon - Bass