The Heard is a funk machine venerated for its deep pocket, authentic grooves, and reverence for legendary funk.
The Heard is a dirty, glowing machine, turning heads coast to coast by delivering fierce, passionate performances of its own brand of funk that are deep and remarkably tight, yet dripping with an arresting rawness. Armed with pocket for days and a luminous presence, The Heard’s mission is to share its unforgettable on-stage party and love with each and every ear hole and retina. The band’s music, forged from blood and sweat in Chicago with a reverence for all that a legendary funk party entails, features powerful horn melodies served up with precision and swagger over a slamming foundation of lock-step drums and bass, hot, driving guitar, and tasteful keyboard work. Batten down the hatches and take in the sails, have ya Heard?
The Heard is: Taras Horalewskyj – Guitar Mike Starr – Bass Neal O’Hara – Keys PJ Howard – Drums/Percussion Bryant Smith – Trombone Lucas Ellman – Saxophone Parris Fleming – Trumpet