MRS. FUN plays nu jazzComplex, sophisticated and adventurous, their music is a unique blend of off-center jazz, ultra-funk, spoken word, and their own brand of neo-cabaret. Learn More »
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MRS. FUN plays nu jazz. Complex, sophisticated and adventurous, their music is a unique blend of off-center jazz, ultra-funk, spoken word rap, and their own brand of neo-cabaret. Intelligent lyrics, stellar musicianship, and a dynamic stage presence are hallmarks of their music. The MRS. FUN sound is derived from Connie Grauer’s funky bass-driven keyboard playing, combined with Kim Zick’s skillful in-the-pocket drumming. "Grauer is a piano player with few equals whose drive and energy spills across the stage and into the audience like nitrous oxide. She’s got a left hand that doesn't quit, the mark of any great pianist, and a right hand with limitless boundaries." Zick holds court as a "heart-stopping drummer" whose "grooves get so far out, most people need a map to get back." Voted Best Contemporary Jazz Group by the Wisconsin Area Music Industry(WAMI) three consecutive years, Grauer and Zick have also received WAMI awards for Best Instrumentalist: keyboards and drums. Grauer has also received awards for Best Female Vocalist and Best Stage Entertainer.
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From Our Blog
August 8, 2013
Our good friend Al, the doorman at the Cafe Melange, passed away recently. May he rest in peace. http://www.jsonline.com/news/obituaries/milwaukee-model-al-culbreath-90-remembered-for-style-charm-b9948060z1-214323781.html
May 23, 2013
Emily Saliers was recently interviewed by the Wisconsin Gazette. Here is what Emily had to say: What does it mean to you to be performing...
March 20, 2013
Check out this Shepherd Express article to find out where Kim drinks. Read the article here.