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Gigs and Locations

Jan 19th, 2019 - The Wild Game Longmont 7pm -10:15PM 

MAY 18th, 2019 - City of ERIE TOWN fair 6pm -9PM 

5th GEar Funk

Colorado's Premier Dance Party Band


5th Gear Funk is a high-energy Funk'n Soul ensemble out of the Denver/Boulder area and configures between 7 to as many 10 musicians based on event, venue or personal preference. Homegrown from the very best on the local Denver music scene, the music of 5th Gear Funk brings together popular dance party Funk, Soul and R&B hits covering the 70's, 80's, 90's to the most latest contemporary sounds. Led by some of Denver finest singers around, laying down magical harmonies, accompanied by its driving deep pocket grooves core ryhthmn section and the most stellar brass section on the beat, 5th Gear Funk delivers all the ingredients to light up the dance floor for a guaranteed dance party celebration. Colorado’s premeir party dance funk n’ soul experience for weddings, corporate and special events. Grab on and get down with the high-altitude, soulful beats of 5th Gear Funk!


Lead Vocal / Jessica Jones
Lead Vocal / Jaye Lucas
Keyboard / Jonas Schultz
Drums / Sherman Arnold
Guitar, Vocals  / Tom Henriques
Bass, Vocals  / Dave Weisbart
Tenor Sax / Alex Cazet
Tenor Sax / Austin Zelatel
Tromebone / Luke Tredinnick
Trumpet / Jordan Skomal



Song                       Artist

Aint Nobody                          Chaka Khan

Aint No Mountian High Enough         Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell

Brick House                          The Commodores

Cant stop the Feeling                Justin Timberlake

Celebration                          Kool and the Gang

Disco Inferno                        The Trammps

Don’t Stop 'Til You Get Enough       Micheal Jackson

Get Down Tonight                     KC and the Sunshine Band

Get Lucky                            Daft Punk

Get Ready (Cause Here I Come)        The Temptations

Get up - Sex Machine                 James Brown

Give it to Me Baby (Superfreak)      Rick James

Good Times                           Chic

Got To Be Real                       Cheyl Lynn

Happy                                Pharrell Williams

Hold On I'm Coming                   Sam and Dave     

I Cant Get Close to you Babe         The Tempations

I'll Take you there                  The Staples Singers

I Want You Back                      Jackson 5

Kissing My Love                      Cold Blood

Lady Marmalade                       Patti LaBelle

Le Freak                             Chic

Let's Groove                         Earth Wind and Fire

Moves Like Jagger                    Maroon 5

Proud Mary                           Tina Turner

September                            Earth Wind and Fire

Signed Sealed Delivered              Stevie Wonder

That's the way I like it             KC and the Sunshine Band

Turn The Beat Around                 Gloria Estefan

Uptown Funk                          Bruno Mars

We are Family                        Sister Sledge


5th Gear Funk comprises of a 1-3 front female vocalists (Based on preference for event), guitar, bass, drums and keyboard. Our signature brass horn section configuration includes Tenor Sax, Trombone and/or trumpet, and augments to scale for any type of event, adding accompaniments such as Bari sax and other variations upon request. Covering a full spectrum of crowd favorites and soulful R&B tracks, 5th Gear Funk brings all the ingredients to light up its audiences with smiles and booty shaken for a guaranteed fun filled dance celebration.  

Weddings, Corporate and Special Events
The bands deep song catalog expands to accommodate other music genres such as Jazz standards, R&B, and Blues to offer a greater variety of sounds to meet the different needs for weddings, private parties, corporate and special events. 


Performance Arrangements and Options

Groove Entertainment, LLC can accommodate for an additional fee to arrange and coordinate with reliable 3rd party vendors in most Front Range regions to assist with providing the following music performance accommodations for your event:

  • Basic PA sound system with ability to scale to larger performances 
  • Professional Sound Engineering
  • Professional Lighting and Stage Enhancements
  • Mobile Stage and Outdoor Event Reources

Contact us to play your  event! 

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