A Truly Funky Affair: New Years Eve w/ Foundation of Funk & More - Joy Theater

This New Year’s Eve, Foundation of Funk will return to New Orleans with UK funk-soul quartet The New Mastersounds for ‘A Truly Funky Affair’ at the historic Joy Theater on Canal Street, presented by Winter Circle Productions and Joy Productions.

The New Mastersounds will be returning to the Joy for their third consecutive New Year’s show at the legendary venue. Funk legends Zigaboo Modeliste and George Porter Jr. of the Original Meters will close the show as Foundation of Funk with Eddie Roberts (guitar) and Joe Tatton (keyboards) of The New Mastersounds joining them for what will no doubt be a special performance, paying homage to historic funk foundation laid by Modeliste and Porter. Also appearing is very special guest, Cyril Neville.

The evening will feature full sets from The New Mastersounds with The West Coast Horns and Foundation of Funk, with Roberts and Tatton joining Modeliste and Porter, paying tribute to the music of The Meters.

Tickets Available Here GA $50-70 | Reserved Seating Upper Balcony $100 | VIP Lower Balcony $135

Upper Balcony tickets include reserved seating with excellent views of the stage and select open bar from 9pm-11:30pm. VIP Lower Balcony tickets include reserved seating with even better views of the stage, select open bar from 9pm – 11:30pm, and a commemorative event poster signed by either Foundation of Funk or The New Mastersounds. Patrons will have the ability to purchase GA Standing Room tickets either with or without an open bar option.

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