Funk-filled birthday bash for Chip Shearin at Motorco
The most iconic bass lines in hip-hop history have to be for Sugar Hill Gang’s “Rapper’s Delight.” On Friday, Chip Shearin, the bombastic bass player who played those lines, will celebrate his birthday on Motorco Music Hall’s stage with a multitude of musicians. Those joining him for the funk-filled birthday bash are Laura Reed, Al Strong, Tamisha Waden, Cody Wright, Deon Yates and Gerard Gibbs.
Doors open at 8 p.m. and the show starts at 9. Tickets are $10 advance and $14 at the door. Info: motorcomusic.com.