Main Stage – Monday, October 30, 2023 8:00 PM
P-Funk Connection is an Atlanta-based band that has the DNA of Mr. George Clinton and was formed as a group in 2011.
Each members came from deep rooted hands on Funk & R&B background, influenced by the Funk as it's muscles, with Detroit's clean edge in its brain, promising to bring the highest vibe performances.
Initialed by “P” as in Patty Walker, who has performed and recorded as a vocalist with Rock n Roll Hall of Famer George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic for 30 + years, 9 members from funky backgrounds has united together under her.
The faces are:
Patty Walker as Lead Vocalist and the driving energy
Recorded and toured with George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic, Original P, Rick James, Bootsy Collins
Kevin “K-star” Shider as iconic Lead Guitarist & Vocalist from the same P-funk as Parliament Funkadelic / Original P connections'
Scott (Skyntyte ) Smith as Lead Guitar
Charlie Bynam as funky Bass guitarist to hold down on the one, who also plays Bass Moog and is a musical director himself, played with Drac for Slave, Calvin Richardson, Case, Jon B., Kenny Latimore, Kevon Edmonds, Bobby Valentino, etc.
Eric Rose on Drums, & Vocals, played for Joe, Case, Jon B, Kenny Lattimore, John Popper (Blues Travelers), Bobby Valentino, Calvin Richardson
Ron “Soul Dogg” Hayes on Keyboards, whose unique style fills a room with thick, phat and melodious sounds. His career through 30+ years includes ‘80s cult group “Pure Gold” to Bobby Brown, Keith Sweat, Ron Isley and the late-great Roger of Zapp
Mike Jerel on Keyboards
DeAnna Dawn as Background Vocals
Marchris Perkins as Background Vocals Keandria (Kee Kee) Hayes as Background Vocals