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PREMIERE: Watch Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles’ Soulful “Jam In The Van” Session

first_imgOn September 29th, the fourth-annual Brooklyn Comes Alive will return to Brooklyn’s beloved Williamsburg neighborhood—taking over Brooklyn Bowl, Music Hall of Williamsburg and Rough Trade—for an all-day music marathon, including a collaborative set featuring Cory Henry along with Scott Metzger, MonoNeon, Nikki Glaspie, and Skerik.  Inspired by the vibrant musical communities of Brooklyn and New Orleans, Brooklyn Comes Alive brings together more than 50 artists, allowing them to carry out passion projects, play with their musical heroes, and collaborate in never-before-seen formations. For more information, ticketing, and to see the full list of performers scheduled for Brooklyn Comes Alive 2018, head to the festival’s website here. Cory Henry has quickly become a force to be reckoned with. A two-time Grammy Award winner with Snarky Puppy, the immensely talented fan-favorite keyboardist has made his mark on the jazz and funk world, becoming a darling of both genres in addition to a full-blown international sensation. With his solo project, Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles, Henry has continued to wow audiences and critics alike, solidifying himself as one of the standout musicians of the past decade and gaining fame in his own right as a remarkable singer and songwriter as well.Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles recently performed at the iconic Telluride Jazz Festival, playing the fan-favorite mountain-town festival earlier in the summer. While in town for Telluride Jazz, Cory Henry and company made the time to record a special performance for the online YouTube series, Jam In The Van, including takes on “Takes All Time”, “Trade It All”, and “In the Water”, all off the group’s recently released EP, Art Of Love. Recorded at Jam In The Van‘s solar-powered mobile recording studio, the three-song session perfectly captures the essence of Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles—soulful, sonically rich, and energized.As Cory Henry shared with us about the sessions, “The Funk Apostles had a jam-good time in Jam In The Van! It was a beautiful experience, and we hope everyone feels the joy we felt playing music.”Live For Live Music is proud to premiere Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles joyous session on Jam In The Van below. Recently, Cory Henry announced a number of new tour dates, including a stop at Port Chester, New York’s legendary Capitol Theatre with Turkuaz on October 19th. You can check out a listing of Cory Henry’s upcoming tour dates below, including Brooklyn Comes Alive on September 29th where he’ll join Nikki Glaspie (The Nth Power), Scott Metzger (Joe Russo’s Almost Dead, Wolf!), MonoNeon (Prince, Ghost Note), and Skerik for a collaborative set.Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles Upcoming Tour DatesAugust 26–29 – Big Fork, MT @ Crown of the Continent Guitar Foundation*September 1 – North Adams, MA @ MASS MoCASeptember 8 – Arlington, VA @ Rosslyn Jazz FestivalSeptember 9 – Charlottesville, VA @ The SouthernSeptember 11 – Columbus, OH @ Skullys Music DinerSeptember 12 – Cleveland, OH @ Beachland BallroomSeptember 13 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Rex TheaterSeptember 15 – Indianapolis, IN @ Indy Jazz FestivalSeptember 17 – Chicago, IL @ Lincoln HallSeptember 19 – Seattle, WA @ Nectar LoungeSeptember 21 – Portland, OR @ Star TheaterSeptember 22 – San Francisco, CA @ SF JazzSeptember 29 – Brooklyn, NY @ Brooklyn Comes Alive*October 1 – New York, NY @ Blue Note*October 8 – New York, NY @ Blue Note*October 15 – New York, NY @ Blue Note*October 18 – Lancaster, PA @ Tellus360October 19 – Port Chester, NY @ Capitol Theatre %October 21 – Boston, MA @ RoyaleOctober 22 – New York, NY @ Blue Note*October 23 – Providence, RI @ Fete BallroomOctober 24 – Portland, ME @ Port City Music HallOctober 25 – Ashbury Park, NJ @ Asbury LanesOctober 29 – New York, NY @ Blue Note*October 30 – Rochester, NY @ Montage Music HallOctober 31 – Buffalo, NY @ Asbury HallNovember 1 – Ithaca, NY @ The HauntNovember 3 – Newport News, VA @ Boathouse LiveNovember 4 – Roanoke, VA @ Martin’s DowntownNovember 6 – Greensboro, NC @ The Blind TigerNovember 7 – Raleigh, NC @ The Pour HouseNovember 8 – Charleston, SC @ The Pour HouseNovember 11 – Atlanta, GA @ Terminal WestNovember 12 – Nashville, TN @ Exit/InNovember 13 – New Orleans, LA @ One Eyed JacksNovember 16 – Houston, TX @ Heights TheatreNovember 18 – Dallas, TX @ Kessler Theatre*Cory Henry solo set% w/ TurkuazView All Tour Dates“In the Water”“Takes All Time”“Trade It All”last_img

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