Creating, writing, producing, composing, arranging, mixing, engineering, and performing ALL of the music on EVERY SONG, including ALL LEAD AND BACKGROUND vocals
Funkerotic has been making music since his high school years , where he use to hold "mini concerts" after school at his house, teaching himself EVERY INSTRUMENT that he plays ( Piano, Bass, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Keyboards, Synthesizers, Drums, and Percussion Instruments .
FunkErotic grew up listening to a range of Artists, Musicians, and Bands, where he eventually formed his own UNIQUE SOUND he calls 'eroticfunk'
In his early childhood years some of Funkerotic's musical inspiration was from artists such as George Clinton, Parliament Funkadelic, Bootsy, roger troutman, zapp, Prince, Switch, Debarge, and rock group Kiss
"Music is trans-generational, like artists before me, they were influenced by artist before them, and you can hear bits and pieces of their influences in their music"
Sly and The Family Stone was influenced by miles davis, James brown, Ray charles, sam cooke, the rolling stones, and bobby womack, whereas Jimi Hendrix was influenced by the likes of buddy holly, muddy waters, Bob Dylan and Little Richard, George Clinton was influenced by Jimi hendrix, frank zappa, and sly stone, Prince was influenced by Jimi Hendrix, sly stone, Little Richard, James Brown and Elvis
nicknamed Boy Boy growing up in his childhood town of steubenville, ohio, he later changed his musical moniker to FUNKEROTIC, a name he created to identify his love for FUNK and EROTIC music
not wanting to be controlled by the Major record labels, FUNKEROTIC instead has created his own Independent Record Label where he writes, produces, records, mixes, masters, designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes his own music, under his own independent record label called FunkErotic Records.
" PSYCHADELIC + FUNK = FUNKADELIC, EROTIC + FUNK = FUNKEROTIC..YA dIG?