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New York

Brass Band

New York Brass Band is a contemporary New Orleans inspired Brass Band. Available worldwide, but hailing from the ancient streets of York the band are at the forefront of a funky brass revolution that is sweeping the UK. Inspired by Rebirth Brass Band, Soul Rebels, Hot 8, Youngblood and Brassroots, NYBB pack a powerful punch of relentless drums, rumbling tuba and wailing horns... nothing kicks a party into gear like the sound of a smokin’ New Orleans Mardi Gras Jazz BandNew York Brass Band is a powerhouse 7-piece, with a line-up of percussion, sax, trumpets, trombones and sousaphone. The band take its inspiration from contemporary New Orleans musicians but have a repertoire that ranges from Marvin Gaye to George Michael, from Cee-Lo Green to Stevie Wonder, with some funky, gritty northern originals thrown in for good measure

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The band was formed in November 2010 by James Lancaster and quickly established itself as a dynamic, flexible band who can perform outside acoustically at a drinks reception or street event, or amplified on a festival stage or club. No gimmicks, no backing tracks, no auto-tune, this is music that gets people dancing and a band who make the audience feel part of the show!

Performances include Glastonbury Festival 2014/15/16/17, Bestival...

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Testimonials

"A must see genre-splitting band"

 

- The Guardian

"Forget Springsteen, you're my new favourite band"

 

- Danny Jones, McBusted

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