THE FUNKSOLOIST OF ART

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Upcoming Releases 2024/2025

Announcing new music titles coming for the remainder of 2024 and 2025! 3 EP's and one full length album. First will be The Reset EP followed by the first two volumes of the Amari Archive Series. The series will chronicle…

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Work continues on The Reset EP

Work continues on The Reset EP. Originally intended for a November 2023 release, the project was delayed and has recently resumed. Richard is working hard in the studio and hopes to have it finished in the next couple of weeks…

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New Single - Hold On

Check out the latest single Hold On available for purchase on the music page on this website and also download the b-side, Nothin' This Funky for free.

Have a Happy New Year and Thank You!

  Hello everyone!

Hope everyone is enjoying the wind down to the year. This has been great for me. First of all thank all of you for the support of Funky Poetic Bootlegs. It was a project long in the making… Read more

Visit Our Merchandise Page

Available for the holidays! Visit our merchandise page and purchase t-shirts, mugs and hoodies. Buy for gift ideas or for yourself! T-shirt prices range from $16.99 -$24.50! Mugs $8.99-$10.00! All designs are created by Richard Cole! Visit the merchandise page…

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New EP in the Works - The Reset EP

Richard Cole is hard at work on a new EP. The upcoming EP titled The Reset EP will again be released on the Amari Communications label and will debut on streaming platforms, while a physical CD will be available to…

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Funky Poetic Bootlegs CD to be a Patreon Perk

Physical copies of the Funky Poetic Bootlegs CD will be soon available as one of the perks for joining Richard Cole's Amari Communications Patreon page. The page known for early access and bonus content for Richard's podcasts Amari Music Talk…

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Richard Cole - Podcast Host

Catch Richard Cole as host of the podcasts, Amari Music Talk, The Purple Notes Unveiled Podcast and The Comics Box Podcast! Formerly Amari Purple Talk, Purple Notes Unveiled, a podcast dedicated to the music and artistry of Prince, Amari Music…

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Funky Poetic Bootlegs is Finished!

Overdubs and mixing has finally been completed on Richard Cole's upcoming project Funky Poetic Bootlegs, an exploration into avant garde funk. Sequencing and mastering will begin this week. Release date to be announced.

Richard Cole Announces 2 New Singles!

SAVE YOURSELF 

WE FUNK (2 THE LAST BAND) 

RELEASED JANUARY 16th. 

Artist RICHARD COLE today announces a brand new studio tracks to be released 

globally via the Amari Communications label. 

SAVE YOURSELF is from the upcoming avant-garde project FUNKY POETIC…

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