The Floozies ticket giveaway

Photo from Facebook, by Collin Taylor

What was once a derogatory term for a woman of questionable repute is now the band name for a pair of brothers — producer/guitarist Matt Hill and drummer Mark Hill. The Floozies’ take on contemporary funk includes samples, talk box, plenty of nods to psychedelia and party anthem savvy. “You know the brothers could easily kill you with bass, but instead they keep it funky fresh,” writes one blogger. “The samples on ‘Stuntin’ are pristine and on point, flawlessly placed like a Monet painting displayed in a New York gallery,” writes another.

The Floozies release all of their music for free through their website — and they tour, as well. Which brings the duo to The Orange Peel on Saturday, Sept. 13. 9 p.m. show, Exmag and Marvel Years also perform. Tickets are $12 advance / $15 day of show, or you can just win a pair here.

To win: Name your favorite Floozies track in the comments field. The contest is open through noon on Tuesday, Sept. 9. A winner will be selected at random and announced shortly after.

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About Alli Marshall
Alli Marshall is the arts section editor at Mountain Xpress. She's lived in Asheville for more than 20 years and loves live music, visual art, fiction and friendly dogs. Alli is the winner of the 2016 Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize and the author of the novel "How to Talk to Rockstars," published by Logosophia Books. Follow me @alli_marshall

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7 thoughts on “The Floozies ticket giveaway

    • Alli Marshall

      Hi Kathryn, you’re the winner of the pair of tickets. Please send an email with your first and last name to amarshall (at) mountainx.com — we need to info for Will Call at The Orange Peel. Enjoy the show!

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