Special to the DailySyracuse-based band Sophistafunk will perform at Samana Lounge in Vail on Sunday night. The three-man band features vocals from Jack Brown; drums by Emanuel Washington; and keyboard, bass and backup vocals by Adam Gold. Rooted by old school funk/hip-hop, the trio explores electronic dance grooves, infusing each tune with soul and positively charged lyrics. The music starts at 8 p.m. with DJ Psychonaut; Sophistafunk goes on at 10 p.m. Tickets are $5. For more information, visit samanalounge.com.