Published on Nov 6, 2012
Dumpstaphunk's Ivan Neville talks about Hurricane Sandy, his memories of Hurricane Katrina, funk music, Dumpstaphunk's new album and more on Friday, Nov. 2. It was the first day of a four-day run with Anders Osborne on the HeadCount/Magic Hat Participation Tour, which included guests appearances by John Kadlecik, Keller Williams, Bonerama and more.
0:00 HeadCount/Magic Hat Participation Tour
0:57 Hurricane Sandy and its timing with the election
3:23 Ivan's experience of Hurricane Katrina from the road
7:38 The 2012 Presidential Election and how the hurricane factors into it
9:37 Social commentary in lyrics
10:05 Dumpstaphunk's steady growth
10:59 Dumpstaphunk's upcoming album and the band's diverse influences
12:35 Funk as a dirty word
13:40 The sounds of the upcoming album
14:32 What is funk?