DJ Name: Al B (also known as Al B Funk)
Music Style: Original 70’s and 80’s Funk, Jazz Funk, Soul, Boogie, Disco and up to date re-edits/remixes of the classics.
Background/History: Started DJing in 1979 and had my first residency at The Turntable Club, Bristol. Disappeared from the DJ scene to get married and do the family thing.
In 1998 started a retro funk night called “The Funk Mob” which ran for four years until the untimely death of my DJ partner Nick T.
2002 Joined the DJ line up at Soultrain (Bristol) and have been part of the DJ line up ever since.
After over 40 years still going strong on the Bristol Funk and Soul scene and regularly DJ at Soul City, Soultrain and Soul Club 22.
Have over 12 years of radio experience and currently present a Saturday night show on JFSR (Jazz Funk Soul Radio)
DJ Highlights: Soultrain Ibiza and Tenerife, Soul to Sol - Marbella, Funky Nation (upstairs at Ronnie Scotts, London), The Craig Charles Funk and Soul Show plus was my delight to have worked alongside the legendary Roy Ayers.
Radio Stations: Passion Radio Bristol, Star FM, BCFM, Soul Train Radio DAB & JFSR