Funk Evolution Entertainment

8 Lake Ridge Dr 12118, Mechanicville, NY 12118 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About Funk Evolution Entertainment

Since 2010, Funk Evolution has been a leader in the Upstate NY Music Scene. Performing nearly 100 shows annually as the same group of 8 top-shelf musicians, Funk Evolution performs many of the region's top Gala's, Corporate Functions and Weddings year after year. They are also recognized as one of the Albany-Saratoga region's most prominant party bands, featured as the 'House Band' at the area's most popular night clubs and casino's.

The current lineup of musicians with Funk Evolution have performed in over 70 Countries around the World, have worked on Royal Carribean, P&O Cruises & at Walt Disney World. Further, the current band member's have shared the stage and worked with some of the biggest names in entertainment Including: Chris Daughtry, Liza Minnelli, Aaron Carter, Il Divo, The Trans Siberian Orchestra, Britt Nicole, Cody Simpson, Rita Ora, Circque Du Soleil and many more. Funk Evolution is truly a who's who of top regional talent and an elite group of entertainers who take great pride in making your wedding the absolute best day of your life!

**It is important to note that Funk Evolution is not a talent agency! The 8 full-time members of Funk Evolution Entertainment take great pride in the quality, consistancy and customer-focused mentality of our product. When you hire Funk Evolution, you know the exact musicians that will perform your wedding (no substitute musicians) and you can expect nothing less than premium quality entertainment!**

  • Services Offered: Funk Evolution is one of the only full-service Bridal Entertainment Group's in NY's Capital Region. From Ceremony Music, Cocktail Hour Jazz Combo's, Emcee*, DJ Service*, Custom Wireless Uplighting, Custom Gobo Monogram Projections, After-Party DJ Service, Planning and Coordination Support* (incl. professionally prepared itinerary and day-of Reception Vendor Coordination)......Funk Evolution provides the most all-inclusive wedding packages in our region at an extremely competitive price! *(included in all Band Bridal Contracts at no cost!!!)

  • Your Perfect Wedding: Funk Evolution strongly believe's that your Wedding Day should be as unique as your relationship. No two Bride-Groom's are the same so no two weddings should be the same! Our Band-Leader works closely with every Bride and Groom for the months leading up to their big day to not only customize the entire reception to their unique vision but to develop a personal relationship that will bring a uniquely personal touch to your big day!

  • The Music: Funk Evolution's song-book spans 5 decades. Your favorite guilty pleasures from the 60s-2010's meet today's biggest hits. Funk Evolution is the ultimate Genre-Bending live band mixing modern Country, Classic Rock, Hip Hop, Soul, Funk, Disco with all of the radio anthems of today! Our takes on your favorite Modern Country, Top-40, R&B, Ska and even Jam Band (read: Phish!!!!) hits will take your party over the edge!

  • The Energy!!!! Far more than a group of elite musicians, Funk Evolution is a crew of top-shelf performers. From Sax Battles in the middle of your dance floor to choreographed dance moves....we take great pride in being far more than musicians and engaging 100% with you and your esteemed guests! We set the stage and the energy for the most epic wedding your guests will ever attend!

Please don't hesitate to reach out and speak with our wedding entertainment expert's today!!! We look forward to entertaining you!

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Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution's private 'First Night NYE 2014' event at Schenctady's Proctor's Theatre.
Funk Evolution's private 'First Night NYE 2014' event at Schenctady's Proctor's Theatre.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
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Funk Evolution wedding at Turning Stone Casino and Resort.
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Funk Evolution wedding at The Hall of Springs in Saratoga.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
Funk Evolution performing a corporate event at Saratoga Spring's Vapor Nightclub.
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  • Quality of service 5.0
  • Professionalism 5.0
  • Flexibility 5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Average response time 5.0

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    Maureen · Married on 11/09/2018

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    Simply the best

    It was a no-brainer that we wanted to have Funk Evolution at our wedding. From the minute we corresponded with Rocco, it was even more clear that this was a must. Rocco was so professional, yet easy going and relaxed...it felt like we had another group of friends who happen to be fab musicians coming to our wedding. Everyone in the band is so talented and really knows how to get the crowd going and keep them going all night. Our friends and family RAVED about Funk Evolution (one even asked if they'd be willing to travel out to Wisconsin). I would work with them again in a heartbeat and recommend them to any and everyone looking for a band for their wedding or special event.

    Sent on 02/11/2019
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    Leah · Married on 09/08/2018

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    Funk Evolution took my wedding to the next level. As big fans of live music, we wanted to focus on the entertainment for the evening and really find something that would not only keep us up and dancing but that would appeal to the masses as well. Rocco, Sabrina and the whole band really just know how to put on a show and keep the energy high. This group is SO TALENTED. I had so much fun dancing and jamming out to all of the funk/soul/rock classics up to modern day hits and the variety was so appreciated by everyone. No one can stop talking about this day with Funk Evolution as the common thread tying it all together. Thank you, thank you, THANK YOU!

    Sent on 09/23/2018

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Funk Evolution Entertainment FAQ

  • Which of the following are included in the price? Ceremony Music, Learning New Songs, Lighting, Music During Breaks, Reception Music, Sound/PA System
  • Which of the following are included in the package? Ceremony Music, Learning New Songs, Lighting, MC, Music During Breaks, Reception Music, Sound/PA System
  • Are you an agency or a band? Band
  • How many musicians are in your band(s)? 7+
  • What genres of music does (do) your band(s) play? Blues, Classic Rock, Country, Dance, Funk, Hip Hop, Jazz, Latin, Motown, Pop, R&B / Soul, Rock, Swing, Top 40
  • What music services do you provide? Instrumentals, Ceremony Music, Cocktail Hour Music, Learning New Songs, MC, Reception Music, Music During Breaks, Rehearsal Dinner Music, Vocals, Willing to Travel
  • What items are available? Disco Ball, Fog Machine, Gobo Projector, Lighting, Microphones, Projector, Sound/PA System

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4 Endorsements

  • Bliss Events
    Bliss Events Wedding Planners

    Funk Evolution Entertainment is an incredible, energetic and outstanding performing group that is nothing short of top notch! Bliss Events had the opportunity of working with Christian of Funk Evolution who was always professional and accommodating. The band was able to ignite the crowd from the very beginning of the event and kept them in fire all night long! Each member of the band is truly talented and full of passion! I look forward to working with Funk Evolution Entertainment again!!!!!

  • Wendy Lawrence Weddings & Events, LLC
    Wendy Lawrence Weddings & Events, LLC Wedding Planners

    I've worked with Funk Evolution and Rocco for over 15 years and several special events and weddings. Not only are they one of the most fun bands in the area to work with but they are also consummate professionals. Rocco is a great MC and really knows how to "work" the room and keep everyone dancing and having fun. I would highly recommend Funk Evolution for your next special event or wedding!

  • All Occasions Photography
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    I can not say enough about Funk Evolution. I even find myself going out to their other gigs at times! They are professional, and the music is fantastic and fun. Such talent among these musicians. Your wedding would be complete if you hired them!

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  • 8 Lake Ridge Dr 12118 Mechanicville, NY, 12118 See on map
    518-893-8601 (Phone number)
    Funk Evolution takes PRIDE in being here to respond to your bridal inquiry, and all of your follow up calls/emails WITHIN 24 HOURS!

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