Bar-Kays bring the funk to Mocha

By Contributed Photo Article posted on Thu. Feb. 28th, 2013
The Bar-Kays
The Bar-Kays
Photo by Contributed Photo /Chattanooga Times Free Press.

The Bar-Kays, a Memphis-based soul, R&B and funk group that recently performed at inauguration ceremonies for President Obama, will perform at 6 and 10 p.m. Friday, March 1, at Mocha Restaurant & Music Lounge, 3116 Brainerd Road.

Doors open at 5 and 9:30 p.m. for this First Friday show.

The group hit the charts in 1967 with “Soul Finger,” later scoring hits with “Son of Shaft,” “Too Hot To Stop” and “Holy Ghost,” among others. Their most recent single is “Grown Folks.”

Tickets are $20 general admission, $30 VIP. To purchase, visit

For more information, call 423-531-4154.

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