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“Folk + Funk are an acoustic-cover duo based out of Sacramento, California. This duo is made up of local musicians/performers Melyssa Silfer and Mike Lauchli. Melyssa contributes her talents in singing, autoharp playing, and percussion to Folk + Funk, and comes from an extensive background of performance in music, theatre, and dance. In addition to Folk + Funk, she is currently a lead singer for the Sacramento cover band Popular Demand. Mike provides the six string talents to Folk + Funk. He has been performing music locally since age 16 and plays a variety of instruments including guitar, ukulele, mandolin, and banjo. At a Folk + Funk show, you can expect to be surprised and entertained by a vast range of covers and mash up’s, where they cleverly arrange multiple, well-known songs to make one smash hit! From the sultry hits of Fleetwood Mac and Al Green, to the grooves of Prince and No Doubt; headbanging hits from Ozzy Osbourne and Guns N Roses, to the classics of Carole King and Creedence Clearwater Revival, there is guaranteed to be a song for everyone at any performance! Be sure to check them out at www.instagram.com/folknfunk”