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Snarky Puppy Wins Best Contemporary Instrumental Album Grammy Award

Culcha Vulcha (Ground Up Music) by fusion band Snarky Puppy is the winner of the Best Contemporary Instrumental Album Grammy Award at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards.

The album features a mix of jazz, rock, funk, soul, Brazilian music and blues.

The other finalists were:

Human Nature – Herb Alpert (Herb Alpert Presents)
When You Wish Upon A Star – Bill Frisell (Okeh Records)
Way Back Home: Live From Rochester, NY – Steve Gadd Band (BFM Jazz)
Unspoken – Chuck Loeb (Shanachie Entertainment)

Culcha Vulcha

Snarky Puppy to Perform at GroundUP Music Festival

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Jazz-rock fusion masters Snarky Puppy are set to perform at GroundUP Music Festival in Miami Beach. The festival will take place February 10-12, 2017. Artists scheduled to perform include Snarky Puppy, David Crosby, Laura Mvula, John Medeski, Chris Thile, Charlie Hunter, Shelly Berg, Terence Blanchard, and Pedrito Martinez.

Snarky Puppy is the Grammy award-winning band led by multi-instrumentalist and composer Michael League. This festival is a celebration of Snarky Puppy, their culture and their extended family across the planet. They will be performing one set a day every day as well as dozens of side-projects and sit-ins. the group’s discography includes Culcha Vulcha, Sylva, Family Dinner: Volume 1, Family Dinner Vol. 2, We Like It Here, Groundup, Tell Your Friends, Live at Jazzfest 2016.

 

 

 

North Beach Bandshell
7275 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach 33141
Tickets https://www.eventbrite.com/e/groundup-music-festival-tickets-27709127747#tickets