- You are going to perform in Enghien on the 30th of June. What can we expect ?
You can expect the 3 E’s, Exciting, Energetic and Entertaining.
- Which songs do you plan to perform ?
My music is very eclectic so it will all the genere’s of music I love, Old and New. The setlist will include « Erotic City », « A Love Bizarre », « The Glamorous Life », « The Belle of St. Mark », « Oliver’s House », « Holly Rock », « Sister Fate », « Koo Koo »…
- Who are the musicians in the band ?
Rick Jordan – Drums
Marc Vanwageningen – Bass
Michael Blankenship – Keys
Nate Mercereau – Guitar
Joel Behrman – Trombone & Trumpet
Marcus Anderson – Sax
Sy Smith – Backround Vocals
- Which instruments will you play ?
Timbales and maybe drums !
- You’ll be opening for George Clinton in Enghien. Are you a P-funk fan ? Have you ever shared a stage with him ?
Yes I have always been a P-funk fan, I grew up listening to their music. We have shared the stage many times, including the Lovesexy Tour in the 80′s..
- We have read about a new solo album ? Is this going to happen ?
The solo album comes out next year
- What about the From E 2 U EP ? Is it available ?
E 2 U ep is not available this year. I will have a song from that EP on the new solo project.
- Any plans for the COED project ?
COED will get together again when the time is right. All the girls are out on tour with other artist right now.
- Do you have a message for your French fans ?
I LOVE France and I would love to live here during the summer. It is one of my favorite places to perform because the people really enjoy my music.
-Sheila E. & George Clinton in concert @ Enghien Jazz Festival (near Paris) on Saturday June 30. More info/map here.