Funk Factory is a five-piece band originated out of Atlanta, GA in which was founded by lead guitarist and music instructor, Tico Manley. They have been bringing all styles of music to the Southern states. They perform a diversity of music from rock, R&B, jazz, blues, golden oldies, beach, doo-wop, country, and much more. Funk Factory performs at many occasions including banquets, country clubs, parties, weddings, festivals, private and corporate events, and many more.
They made their first debut December 2012 performing at the Red Minnow in Central, SC in which became a hit to the local residents. Since then, they have been performing at the surrounding cities of South Carolina including the popular Motown on Main in Greenville, SC.
Funk Factory's different styles of music inspires their energetic audiences as well as leave a lasting impression of their performances. Their styles range from many legendary iconic artists including James Brown, Chaka Khan, Gnarles Barkley, Stevie Wonder, Ray Charles, The Supremes, Aretha Franklin, The Temptations, and many more. They continue to tour the Southern states fulfilling their fans' hunger for grooving and funky music.
Allan "Grip" Smith (Keyboard),
Mia Darj'de (Vocals),
Roscoe Peake (Bass),
Neal "Lockdown" Goodine (Drums),
Tico Manley (Lead Guitar)