The Funky Beets

The Funky Beets

The Funky Beets have gone through many incarnations before the present group was formed. The original two founding members, Steve O'Hara and Michael Szczepanik have been playing together since 2005. In 2007, bassist Derrick Porter joined the band, adding in funky groove and a greater vocal ability. Drummer Joe Vallone joined the group in late summer 2010, filling out the last position, and bringing you what is The Funky Beets.

The Buffalo based band rely heavily on improvisation during their original groove based jams. Their sound ranges from... more