Time & Location
Feb 18, 9:30 PM – Feb 19, 12:30 AM
St. Petersburg, 687 Central Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, USA
About the Event
Reverend Barry & The Funk are an 8-piece funk & soul band from Sarasota, Florida, formed in 2013 by "Reverend" Barry Nicholson (bass, lead vocals). The band features 2 Grammy-nominated performers (Yaya Diamond/lead vocals, Ray C. Williams/drums), as well as a tight 3-piece horn section called "The Hellacious Horns".
The band has released 2 albums: SxyGdLuv (2018) and A Thousand Lives We’ve Lived (2020), and is working on a 3rd album due to be released in 2021.
Our influences are: Tower of Power, Earth, Wind & Fire, Commodores, James Brown, Sly & The Family Stone, Graham Central Station, Stevie Wonder, The Black Crowes, Prince, Zapp, Kool & The Gang, Bruno Mars, Chaka Khan, Michael Jackson and Red Hot Chili Peppers.
- Barry Nicholson: bass, lead vocals
- Yaya Diamond: lead vocals
- Dave Scott: guitar, backing vocals, keyboards
- Tanmart Selby: keyboards
- Ray C. Williams: drums
- Chris Chiodo: trumpet
- Brad Esau: baritone saxophone