The Funky Meters are an offshoot variation of the original New Orleans funk group The Meters formed by bassist George Porter Jr and keyboardist Art Neville. Generally the difference between The Funky Meters and The Meters is that original guitarist Leo Nocentelliand drummer Zigaboo Modeliste of the original group are absent from this regular touring lineup. They are replaced by drummer Russell Batiste Jr and currently Art's son Ian Neville on guitar.
Dachambo are a Jam band who create very wide ranging music covering electronica, psychadelic, rock and others. AO (vocal, guitar)
EIJI (bass, chorus)
HATA (synth, machine, programming)
Omi (didgeridoo, chorus, spiritual lead)
BUKKA-BILLY (drums, percussion, chorus)
YAO (drums, percussion, chorus, balafon) http://www.dachambo.com/