G. ENTERTAINMENT proudly presents Indianapolis’ Inaugural Juneteenth Celebration Weekend Kick-Off with the “What the Funk” Concert
featuring Zapp, Lakeside, Average White Band, The Bar-Kays, Klymaxx (featuring Bernadette Cooper), Trouble Funk, Circle City Band, & The Ebony Rhythm Funk Campaign
INDIANAPOLIS – June 1, 2022 – PRLog — Kicking off his return to national concert promotion in 2021, veteran Promoter Geno Shelton’s 3-City “A Night of Legends” tour featuring Charlie Wilson and the Isley Brothers shook the stages like a 7.5 earthquake. Still riding that wave, Shelton (better known as DJ Geno) is also enjoying the spotlight “Black Concert Promoters” are finally getting for successful national tours. For 2022 DJ Geno’s Entertainment and Marketing Company Praise God Entertainment (entertainment division of parent company G. Entertainment) introduces the inaugural Juneteenth Music Festival called “What the Funk” (WTF).
DJ Geno says, “We wanted to unapologetically salute the historical Juneteenth weekend with the inaugural Juneteenth Music Festival and Summit. So, get ready for an entire weekend of honoring ancestral freedom starting Saturday, June 18, an evening filled with spectacular performances by iconic groups. We’ve been cooped up long enough, and it’s time to party to the beat of era-defining music by super-groups such as Zapp, The Original Lakeside, Average White Band, The Bar-Kays, Klymaxx (featuring Bernadette Cooper), Trouble Funk, Circle City Band, and The Ebony Rhythm Funk Campaign.” Sunday, June 19, will be the inaugural “What the Funk Summit” with the theme “Everything You Need to Know About The Music, The Music Business, and The Music Industry,” hosted by Grammy Winner/Soul Music Hall of Famer “Uncle Jamz.” This 1-Day session will thoroughly examine the entertainment industry from a music perspective. Panelists will have a real-time (fireside-chat) on alternative ways to acquire income within the music industry without being actual artists. Attendees will also have the opportunity to receive informational tools that provide a solid return on investment (ROI).
Tickets are available now through Ticketmaster at www.ticketmaster.com. For more information, visit www.DjGeno.net.
Praise God Entertainment (entertainment division of parent company G. Entertainment) is a full-service entertainment and marketing company with over (25) years of experience, based in Indianapolis, IN. Founded by Geno Shelton, PGE continues to be the premier Event Promotion, Marketing, and Entertainment Company in the Midwest.
What the Funk Concert
The inaugural WTF concert will be an evening filled with spectacular performances by iconic era-defining groups.
What the Funk Summit
The inaugural “WTFS” (hosted by Multi-Platinum Grammy/Billboard Winner/Soul Music Hall of Famer/ “Uncle Jamz”) will be a lively (and informative) 1-Day conference that thoroughly examines the entertainment industry from a music perspective. Panelists will have “Real-Time” discussions on alternative ways to acquire income within the music industry without being actual artists. Attendees will receive informational tools that provide a solid return on investment (ROI), such as tips on merchandising, branding, proper mixing/mastering of music, promotions/marketing, social media, live shows, and knowing the business side of the music industry. Grammy Winners (and Nominees), Stellar Award Nominees, Billboard Charting Producers, Platinum Selling Musicians, Multi-Award Beat-Makers, Writers, and more are confirmed panelists.
By: G. Entertainment