Posts Tagged: The Meters

Dumpstaphunk’s Dirty Word

Dumpstaphunk played the House of Blues in Chicago on Friday, July 19th as Phish’s official late night show.  In all honesty, this show was the highlight of my evening, especially since Phish was forced to cancel early due to a nasty storm that swept through the city.  Along with opening act, The Revivalist, Dumpstaphunk threw down one top notch funky dance party that lasted until… Read more »

The Meter Men with Euforquestra

With their first show selling out months in advance, The Meter Men decided to add a second night at The Ogden. By many accounts the second night which coincided with Page McConnell’s birthday, was the show to see. We arrived around 8:15 PM grabbed our passes and headed to Sancho’s for some pre-show libations. As… Read more »

George Porter Jr. at The Other Side

For any of you fink fans out there, you are well aware of who George Porter Jr. is.  For those of you who do not, let me tell you a little bit about a band called The Meters.  They basically wrote the book on New Orleans funk and if you are unaware of their tunes… Read more »