WHAT THEY'RE SAYING
"His remarkably original approach to rock has earned him tens of thousands of followers on social media, as well as a nomination at America’s IMA Awards."
MUSIC NEWS TODAY
"Bull Funk Zoo’s new Single, ‘Would you’ reshapes rock as we know it! One man band, Assaad Lakkis combines influences from almost every genre creating a sound that blends so effortlessly it makes you yearn for more. Could Lakkis be the Middle East’s answer to Hendrix?"
DEVIL HORNS MUSIC
"His snarling vocals are reminiscent of Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine, whilst the groove borrows from bands like The Red Hot Chilli Peppers. Trippy effects and unique style of guitar playing contribute to a sound that’s very fresh and exciting."
"A hugely enjoyable, genre-hopping mish-mash of funk, blues and rock, to which you can equally happily dance your ass off or sit around stroking your muso goatee. A bold statement of intent that promises much for the band’s future."
TEE TOTAL GUITAR
"Bull Funk Zoo is definitely one to watch with an ever-growing audience and increasing fan base."
HEAVY METAL TIME MACHINE
"The single 'Would You?' finds main man Assaad Lakkis going at it alone and doing a smashing job in the process!"
"The Joe Rogan of rock"
A Lakkis a.k.a. Bull Funk Zoo has been nominated for numerous awards as best live act the Time Out awards and Hype awards.
He has also been nominated for best rock song "Oblivion" from the self titled album at the Independent Music Awards and his, also on previous works with Abstrakt Collision, and now his latest album "Down & Dirty" is also nominated for the IMA's in New York for best rock album of 2019