Soundcrash’s Funk & Soul Weekender returns to Camber Sands Holiday Camp in East Sussex for a second time next May and they have just announced their initial lineup. Topping the bill is the funk president himself, Mr George and his Parliament Funkadelic. Hot 8 Brass Band , The Sugarhill Gang, Mr Scruff, Omar Jordan Rakei and Taylor McFerrin offer up a supporting cast that covers the festival’s wide-ranging music commitment, from a big brass sound to soulful hip-hop, funk and disco.
The full lineup so far reads as follows:
George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic / Hot 8 Brass Band / The Sugar Hill Gang / Mr Scruff / Norman Jay MBE / Omar / Jordan Rakei / Taylor McFerrin / Crazy P Soundsystem / Akua Naru / Lakuta / Flamingods / United Vibrations / Some Voices Funk & Soul Disco Choir.
Festival tickets and accommodation options are available from the Funk & Soul Weekend website.