Founded in 1992 by Kevin "the Frank” Franklin, this southern CT based seven piece combo has dedicated themselves to the groove, the funk, and the funkier side of pop music culture.
WhatUp Funk!! The WhatUp Funk Band’s intricate instrumentation and catchy re-imagined arrangements of classics new and old are rhythmically infectious and keep crowds dancing at every event. Powerhouse lead vocalist Anthony Gadaleta fronts the combo with the back-up vocals of Hubert Martin and Thom Adams who also share lead vocal duties. Dense instrumentation is provided by Kevin Franklin on guitar, Brian Johnson on bass guitar, Hubert Martin on percussion/vocals, Anthony Gadaleta on guitar/vocals, Gene Santini on drums, Thom Adams on keyboards/vocals and Dave Savitsky on saxophone. This seven piece ensemble of seasoned professionals bring their best to the stage during every performance. Join the live funk music revolution… enter the WhatUp Funk nation!!