Shokazoba

Conscious Fusion Funk/ Afrobeat

Northampton, MA

BIO

Shokazoba is a nine piece horn driven funk powerhouse! They began in 2005 as a Fela Kuti tribute project and now produce original work aiming to inspire greater human awareness through conscious funky fusion jazz with progressive topical lyrics. Voted “Best of the Valley” five times, nominated as “Live Act of the Year” by the New England Music Awards, winners of the 2017 Valley Music Showcase, and recognized with several honorable distinctions by the African Jazz Review, Shokazoba performs top quality, high energy music designed to move your feet, inspire the mind, and activate our souls. Playing hundreds of performances all over the northeastern United States, Shokazoba is sure to be coming to a club, house party, theater, or festival stage near you!