Uncle Funk Scrapbook

The Hudson Valley's #1 jam band


Keegan Ales   Kingston, NY  2004
L to R: Jesse Gress (Tod Rundgren), Jerry Marotta (Hall & Oates), Joe Beesmer,
Tony Levin (Peter Gabriel), Pete Levin (Gil Evans)
Photo by Ed Ajaj
Uncle Funk @ Keegan Ales  May 10, 2008
Fundraiser for the Animal Welfare Adoption Network
Photos: Lisa Burklund

Joe Beesmer, Pete Levin, Tony Levin

Carlos Valdez, Randy Ciarlante

Jesse Gress, Carlos

Randy, Joe, Tony, Pete

New World Home Cooking   Saugerties, NY    New Year's Eve 2007
Tony Levin & Joe Beesmer Jerry Marotta
Jesse Gress Carlos Valdez
New World chef/owner Ric Orlando sittin' in
Joe & Tina Pete Levin
Woodstock knows how to party!
New World Home Cooking   Saugerties, NY  June 2007

Sidemen vary, but Joe Beesmer is always the point man.
Paul Casciaro & Joe Beesmer Jesse Gress & Jerry Marotta
Flash, sittin' in
Carlos Valdez
Rosendale, NY   2007

L to R: Machan Taylor (Hiroshima), Danny Louis (Gov't Mule), Pete Levin (Gil Evans),
Jimmy Eppard (Retro Rockets), Paul Casciaro, Randy Ciarlante (Jim Wieder), Joe Beesmer

Danny, Jimmy, Pete, Randy

MC, Uncle Willie

Bearsville Theater    Woodstock, NY  2006

David Sancious (Sting), Jesse Gress, Joe Beesmer,
Tony Levin, Pete Levin, Jerry Marotta (hidden - sorry Jerry)

Joe & David

Danny Louis, Howie Brown L to R: Jesse, Joe, David, Jerry
Machan Taylor

Woodstock Blues Festival    On the Woodstock Green  2005

Joe Beesmer

Jesse Gress, Bruce Wolfeil & Joe

Cleanhead photo op: Pete Levin, Bruce, Tony Levin

Randy Ciarlante


Pete Levin

Billy Reed, Joe, Bruce, Jesse

Keegan Ales    Kingston, NY   2004
Jim Weider Tony Levin, Pete Levin Jim & Joe Beesmer
Brewmeister Tommy Keegan Randy Ciarlante, Tony, Pete Tony shooting the audience
Backstage: Pete Levin, Tony Levin, Sid McGinnis (David Letterman Show)

Woodstock Guitar Festival     Colony Cafe   Woodstock, NY  2004

Jesse Gress, Joe Beesmer, Nick Parker, Paul Casciaro, Pete Levin



Howie Brown


Rennie Cantine



Joe, Pete, Rennie

Joyous Lake    Woodstock, NY    New Year's Eve 2004

Jesse Gress, Joe Beesmer, Randy Ciarlante, Mike Kemp, Pete Levin

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