Hey All! Hope this update finds you well, and in a funky state of mind! I haven't been so great about updates, but having an infant will do that to you... Since the last update, we've been through a big change, with original keyboardist and composer, Declan, stepping aside due to scheduling conflicts and logistical issues. Declan's mark is still left on some of the tunes we continue to play. Fortunately, our new keyboardist, Alex Tschersich, stepped in masterfully, and we haven't missed a beat. Alex's funky…Read more
Music for the Mind and Booty!
Funk Factor is a dynamic groove collective from the NYC Metro area, conceived and led by drummer/multi-instrumentalist, Chris Milillo. Inspired by the classic era of jazz-funk epitomized by Herbie Hancock and the Headhunters, Funk Factor performs original, classic, and modern instrumental jazz-funk, building upon a rhythmic and stylistic foundation of funk and deftly incorporating the harmonic vocabulary and improvisational spirit of jazz.
Equally at home on festival stages, at concert halls, intimate jazz clubs, cafes, or private events, Funk Factor is a musical experience for the mind and booty!
Funk Factor Live!
Funk Factor returns to the coolest cafe in Putnam County, for an intimate and vibey night of jazz-funk instrumentals, of the original and classic variety.