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Sidewalk Chalk @ Mills Record Company

July 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm

sidewalkSidewalk Chalk is a 7-piece band and is the evolution of funk, soul, and jazz. Their third album, Shoulder Season, was released on Ropeadope Records alongside Snarky PuppyTerrace Martin, Christian Scott, among others. Their upcoming album is co-produced by Dallas native and 6-time Grammy Award-winner Robert “Sput” Searight (Herbie HancockSnarky Puppy, Kendrick Lamar, Kirk Franklin). The album’s promo campaign is being run by Meghan Stabile of Revive/Blue Note Records. Ms. Stabile’s previous clients include Robert Glasper, Esperanza Spalding, Roy Ayers, Pete Rock, and Chris Dave.
Promo materials and sites:
Press:
“There is some serious Native Tongues flavor injected into this well-rounded 8-piece of Mid-Western funk” - Okayplayer
“…it’s easy to sample Charles Mingus, but it’s far harder to make music that Mingus would have liked.” - Afropunk
“While many Chicago bands strive hard for originality, it’s unlikely that any of them could best Sidewalk Chalk…” - Jessica Hopper, Chicago Tribune

Details

Date:
July 14, 2017
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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Venue

Mills Record Company
4045 Broadway Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64111 United States
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