Brizzleman is PDX R&b/Funk. Disco balls. Champagne. Class.
James Villa (a.k.a “Brizzleman”) is a multi-instrumentalist songwriter from Portland, Oregon. His self-produced music is described as neo soul, R&B, and synth funk. Influenced by the sounds around, both old and new, his style combines the echoes of yesterday’s soul singers, and the pulsing rhythms of today’s beats.
His live sound consists of a 5 piece full band, featuring a funky rhythm section, and “Dick Champagne” on the saxophone.
Radio Phoenix is a funk/jazz/hip hop trio.