Blues music, roots music, rock-n-roll—call it what you will, but John Lisicalls it Delta Funk! Their sound: infectious; their stage presence: energetic; combined with John Lisi’s sultry vocals and original lyrics haveJohn Lisi & Delta Funk! earning their name and living the New Orleans dream. …To play to drunkards and take their money!
Native to New Jersey, Lisi’s musical beginnings in piano transgressed into trumpeting, going beyond the bounds with his raunchy use of guitars when inspired by greats like Hendrix and Zeppelin. We have to thank his lifelong immersion in musical tastes, and what is now his raw orchestration with Dobro-Mandolin-Lap Steel-Stratocaster to create the sound that makes up funky, bluesy, rock that is Delta Funk!