This is LDF
Accept no substitutes.
the Post-Funk Phenomenon making music like no other.
Members from Left to Right, Top: Mike "The Rad" Readinger - Keys/Vocals, Alex Gallina - Bass, Robby Deitz - Drums, Middle: Slice - Guitar, Randy Smith - Trumpet, Ray Maguire - Trumpet, Bottom: Gerard Johnston - Sax, Mikey Vitale - Sax, Kevin Miller - Bari Sax
New York based Funk outfit LDF has recently been making a name for themselves throughout the East coast. Also known as Ladies Drink Free, the group has adopted “LDF” to fit their new streamlined sound and brand. Their eclectic songwriting and eccentric stage banter energizes their consistent, unforgettable live performances that keep people dancing.
A musical gumbo -- a blend of gritty funk, R&B/soul, pop rock, and modern jazz that creates a bold sound laced with subtle nuances. With some members playing since their middle school days, the group has been driven to strike mainstream appeal while exploring new ideas through genre-pushing compositions and improvisation.
Their reputation as must-see musicians, along with the release of their debut album has propelled LDF into a string of notable performances including Webster Hall, the Great South Bay Music Festival, the Knitting Factory, and the Montauk Music Festival, sharing the bill with jam favorites like Turkuaz, Consider the Source, and The Main Squeeze.
Armed with a passion for their craft, a clear vision for their future, and a disciplined approach to self-management and promotion, LDF continues to gain notoriety as a massive musical force that can deliver in any situation.