LISTEN: Some Nu-Funk from Mashup & Cozy Condition
Are you ready for some experimental, soulful, gritty, electrifying modern funk?
That’s what you’ll get (and more) from Mashup & Cozy Condition, a thrilling eight-piece ensemble hailing from Richmond, Virginia. The band — fronted by edgy lead vocalist Michael Hedrick, and featuring the three-piece Cozy Condition horn section — has achieved notable success over the past year, accumulating upwards of 1 million streams in 2020, and landing on Spotify’s sought-after Nu-Funk playlist.
Let’s get into their latest then, shall we? “Fly Wizard Fly” was just released today, and features bombastic horns, tight grooves from Peter Frampton bassist Keith Horne and world-class drummer Corey Fonville, and a touch of voodoo from keyboardist Daniel Clarke (Ryan Adams).
For sure, this soaring funk tune is infectious, and it’s here to start your weekend. Dig it!