Moes Alley Santa Cruz Nightclub
Santa Cruz Hydroponics
Mojo Green + Hoopty
Appearing Live at Moes Alley
Sunday, July 16th
Funk Filled Double Bill
9:00 PM, Doors Open 8:30 PM, $7 advance, $10 day of show,

Moe's Alley presents a funk filled double bill with MOJO GREEN & HOOPTY.

VIDEO- Mojo Green "Get Down"

Exploding from the shadows of the Sierra Nevada mountains, Mojo Green has been

staking their claim as one of the regions premier horn driven funk and soul dance

bands.  The 7-piece female-fronted outfit has played hundreds of shows taking their high

energy, hard hitting, crazy dance party to storied venues and festivals across the West

Coast: Summer Arts & Music Fest, Hangtown Halloween, For The Funk Of It, Squaw

Valley Funk Fest, The Bounce, Ridgestock, Burning Man, Guitarfish, Off Beat Music

Fest-, Spookadelic Halloween Funktacular, Nugget Rib Cook Off, Hard Rock Hotel and

Casino Tahoe’s Grand Opening, Sandpoint Summerfest, & Concerts At Commons


The band has recently supported Pimps Of Joytime, MarchForth Marching Band,Karl

Denson's Tiny Universe, Lyrics Born, Lettuce, The Funky Meters, The Motet, Trombone

Shorty, Orgone, Big Sam's Funky Nation, Turkuaz, The Scott Pemberton Trio, The

Monophonics and Rusted Root and has earned them the reputation of being one of the

funkiest live shows around.

ABOUT HOOPTY- Hoopty: Intoxicating 98 proof instrumental jazz funk. Simultaneously sophisticated and low down, slick and raw, tight and unhinged, Hoopty marries the depth and intrigue of jazz with the nasty simplicity of funk. Just like a funky ol’ car that someone dressed up with some chrome and bling, Hoopty takes the funk and slicks it up with some sophisticated jazz. At once equally pleasing to the mind and the booty, Hoopty delivers infectious grooves for your butt, bebop for your brain, soaring solos for your soul and funky uplift for your spirit. Hoopty will cleanse your funky chakras! Since its inception in 2012, Hoopty has been storming stages with its tightly crafted original songs and exciting live performances, many times complimented by Go Go dancers and ecstatically grooving crowds. In addition to regularly performing at premier venues and festivals, Hoopty has also been in heavy rotation on internet radio stations like Funk Republic Radio, as well as on traditional radio stations like KSJS 90.5 and KZSC 88.1. Hoopty has been variably described as “Deep Funk favorites” (Jazz Times magazine), “sophisto-funk,” and as a cross between “Frank Zappa and P-Funk.” We describe ourselves as Neo-Vintage Funk: Drawing from the past, while pushing funk forward. From the Mothership to Maceo, from the Meters to the Mahavishnu, Hoopty has drawn from the lineage of funkespians and conjured up its own uniquely kinky contribution. Hoopty provides danceable, deep grooves, singable, memorable melodies, and ripping solos, all played by musicians at the top of their craft. Musically complex and accessible at the same time, Hoopty appeals to those just wanting to shake their booty, and to those looking for far deeper music. Come down and get a taste, your funky palate will surely be satisfied!

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