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Hope Clayburn’s Soul Scrimmage
Get Funky With Hope Clayburn's Soul Scrimmage

For Release: October 11, 2014
For more information, contact: Neil's Music Room (901) 682-2300

Hope ClayburnMemphis funk jazz musician Hope Clayburn is set to perform on stage in East Memphis. It is all part of The Benefit for Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure at Neil's Music Room, located on 5727 Quince.

Hope Clayburn's Soul Scrimmage will be in concert on Sunday, October 19th, 2014. The band will performing with other musicians such as Reba Russell, Rewind, Jack Rowell and Triplthret, and others.

Clayburn's funky saxophone, flute chops, and soulful vocals have given her the opportunity to play with prestigious musicians such as James Brown, The Allman Brothers Band, Maceo Parker, and the North Mississippi Allstars. She came back to Memphis after European tour in 2009 with The Dynamites.

Soul Scrimmage mixes soul and funk tunes with afrobeat and reggae, which is intended to create an energetic and uplifting atmosphere.

The band features Hope on sax and flute. She also provides vocals and serves as composer.

Robert Allen Parker Jr., creator of the The Broken String Collective, plays on the guitar. Public Enemy's lead guitarist Khari Wynn is on bass.

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