MIKE ZABRIN'S FUNKTASTIC
From James Brown to Stevie Wonder, Bruno Mars and Top 40's, to ingenious original music, this insanely talented musical collaboration is what keeps Mike Zabrin's Funktastic the most exciting and ambitious soul-infused funk powerhouse. MZF is the life of the party, and brings a high energy memorable experience that will have you dancing all night long! Fronted by bass extraordinaire, Mike Zabrin, the band has been featured on WGN, Bass Player Magazine, Jazz Corner, and hundreds of other notable world-wide publications.
Powerhouse horns and captivating vocals reinvents our style for the present. Their 2014 debut record, Funktastic, features collaborations with members of Kool & the Gang, Fishbone, and Kendra Foster of Parliament Funkadelic.
Outside of performing, Mike is the Manager of The Rock House Wilmette Music School.
A COMPLETELY CUSTOMIZED EVENT
FIRST CLASS BAND
A completely customized event and a first class band that has got everything you need! Consisting of Chicago's finest musicians, MZF is professional, affordable, and ready to bring the house down with your favorite hits!
All of 27 years old, Mike Zabrin is already considered to be a bass phenom, featured in Bass Player Magazine, No Treble Magazine, and WGN to name a few.
Mike started his career touring across the United States with Chicago Blues artists, playing behind some of the best names in blues music at places like Allstate Arena, House of Blues, Buddy Guy's Legends, and Bonita Springs Blues Festival.
In May 2014, Mike left his nightly side-man club gigs to become producer and bandleader of soul infused, funk driven powerhouse, Mike Zabrin's Funktastic.
An advocate for music education, Mike Zabrin was previously the general manager of School of Rock, and currently manages The Rock House in Wilmette, IL.