NYC's Funkiest Band DAYS OF WILD
Friday, January 31, 2014 at 11:00 PM - Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 1:30 AM (EST)
New York, United States
Born out of a mutual love 4 the music of Sly Stone and Prince, Days of Wild was a combination of friends from different bands around the tri-state NYC music scene. With an ever-changing line-up of musicians from all over the world, DOW has not only made a name for themselves in the NYC music scene, but are known in many parts of the world 4 their skill, positivity and dedication 2 funk.
DAYS OF WILD was born out of mutual love for funk and specifically the funk of Sly Stone, Prince and James Brown. Founding member Papa Guyo Guyocious once played with Sly himself in 1983 and for Prince at Paisley Park in 2001. For 18+ years DOW has not only made a name for themseleves in the NYC music scene but also around the world in places like the French West Indies and Italy. DOW features musicians from all over the world including Japan, Phillipines, Argentina as well as the United States.
When & Where
B.B. King Blues Club
Conveniently located in the heart of Times Square near Penn Station and Port Authority, B.B. King Blues Club & Grill offers music fans a unique experience. Owned by the Bensusan Family, proprietors of the world renowned Blue Note Jazz Club, the club features world-class musical talent and consists of two distinct spaces: the Showcase Room & Lucille’s Grill.
The breathtaking main space is classical in form and spirit: two-tiered, horseshoe-shaped seating (booths & tables) centered around a 30-foot stage presents up close and personal views of all performances. The 40-foot bar is a haven for the reserved listener. The atmosphere is enhanced with two 8-foot big video screens on either side of the stage.