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Funk 'n Waffles Presents
Wurliday w/s/g Melody Rose - FnW SYR
with Melody Rose
Thu January 31, 2019 9:00 pm (Doors: 8:00 pm )
Funk 'n Waffles Syracuse
Ages 18 and Up
Wurliday

Hailing from Albany, NY, Wurliday brings together some of the most exciting, dynamic musicians in the live music scene for a lively injection of soul-funk goodness, direct to your ears.

Melody Rose

Melody Rose is a singer/songwriter from New York. Melody has been fortunate to have many prestigious opportunities, such as touring Europe on two occasions and performing at various music conferences and festivals along the east coast. Rose recently opened for Howard Jones at the Paramount Theatre in Huntington, NY. Cryptic Rock says

"Rose harkened back to the best female acts of the ’60s and ’70s as she gave off the vibe of an edgy Carole King, the sharp wit of Rickie Lee Jones, and the power and confidence of a seasoned Diana Ross."

Melody attributes her unique vocal style to her various musical upbringings. She trained classically in opera for nine years, and studied jazz for seven. Upon receiving her M.A. in music composition, Melody continued to work on her craft as a singer-songwriter, and subsequently released her E.P. in February 2015.

Her recent single “Lightning Strikes” received rave reviews, peaking at position 5 in the Hot 100 Charts on LLUVIA FM Radio in Spain, lea...