Dumpstaphunk Will Cover The Meters Tonight
Live Oak, FL’s Wanee Festival will kick off this evening. The multi-band festival will feature The Allman Brothers Band, Widespread Panic, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Gov’t Mule, Hot Tuna and many others. Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk have also confirmed that they will play a special Meters tribute set at the festival’s opening celebration tonight. Dumpstaphunk guitarist Ian—the son of Meters founder Art Neville—spent time as a member of the Funky Meters. Ivan Neville has also worked with the Meters in a variety of contexts.