Fort Collins band Futaba brings old-school funk to OTP


Futaba is Smith on bass; Ben Prochazka on lead vocals, trumpet and guitar; Josh Lange on vocals and lead guitar; Mark Palke on vocals and keyboard; John Giordanengo on trombone; Chris Nicholas on trombone; Scott Gaensslen on drums; and Dave Clapsaddle on saxophone. Most of the musicians hold down other band gigs, and Nicholas is the associate director of bands at Colorado State University.