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The Funk Yard Band
Peavey’s greatest strength is his ability to separate himself from the crowd that believes
I learned my craft by ear, which has been a tremendous asset. However, as an adult I pursued the academic side of music to balance my knowledge. But I couldn’t leave well enough alone. I decided to see what I could do with a guitar. Turns out I enjoy playing it as much as I do singing.
From my earliest memories I wanted to be a singer/performer. By age of 3, my grandmother had me singing in little one-room Churches in Ferriday Louisiana (where I was born) every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evenings.
Dexter O’Neal is what happens when you add mesmerizing stage performances and a soulful sound. You get Dexter O’Neal! A Louisiana-born, Illinois-raised stick of dynamite! Dexter’s musical stylings have roots in the Gospel, blues, r&b, and early jazz traditions. He is the frontman of the #1 funk band in the Midwest “Dexter O’Neal and Funkyard”. Dexter is pure excitement and an explosive talent. Come prepared for an amazing experience.