Rob Seligmann

Shows - Funky Boombox | Friday 10pm

Rob Seligmann first started playing classic soul and funk on the radio as the host of an oldies program in Peoria, Illinois in the late 1990s. Taking a cue from 60s AM Radio, his show played James Brown and Joe Tex side by side with The Beatles and The Turtles. In May 2010, he attended a concert by Sharon Jones and The Dap Kings and was inspired to search for more artists with that classic 60s soul sound. He discovered a plethora of funk-revival and neo-soul artists. Started in the summer of 2017, “Funky Boombox” combines these two worlds, vintage and modern soul and funk. Find it on Friday nights from 10 to Midnight.

Recent Posts

The Radio Road Trip on The Funky Boombox

This week, The Funky Boombox goes on a virtual road trip to visit America’s Great Music Cities. With stops in Detroit, Memphis and New Orleans, the show highlights the musicians…

It’s the Summer of Funk on The Funky Boombox

This week, The Funky Boombox turns up the heat with songs of summer. The show will feature classic songs from artists like Tina Turner, Up On The Roof and Otis…

Funky Boombox: A Very Funky Christmas

It’s a very funky Christmas on the Funky Boombox on Friday, December 20, 10 pm to midnight. Join Rob Seligmann Friday night from 10 pm to midnight for vintage and…

Funky Boombox: The Best of 2019

The Funky Boombox playlist of 2019 was dominated by international and Colorado artists. Almost half of the twenty-five songs are from international stars, including New Mastersounds from England, Soul Messin’…

The Funky Boombox Remembers Art Neville

The Funky Boombox remembers Art Neville with the classic soul album side, side one of the 1975 Meters classic, Fire on the Bayou, played in full on glorious vinyl featuring …

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