A New Drummer And New Grooves For Dumpstaphunk

New Orleans funk rockers Dumpstaphunk come through Colorado a lot, and for that you should be very thankful, but if you need a new excuse to see them live, their new drummer is as good as any.

Nikki Glaspie was behind the drum kit for Beyonce for five years, including a world tour and the latest album 4, before she decided she was ready for something new. She knew Ivan and Ian Neville, Tony Hall, and Nick Daniels III of Dumpstaphunk from years of playing New Orleans’ Jazz Fest, and they were looking to replace original drummer Raymond Weber. By June 2011, Glaspie was the band’s newest member.

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http://www.coloradodaily.com/music/ci_19962352?source=rss#axzz1nkM5mci4

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