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Rebirth Brass Band start tour this week, offer free single

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Brass bands may not be able to compete with the whirring guitars of indie rock but their songs definitely can. Rebirth Brass Band is on the forefront of bringing the style back into popular music. If the name sounds familiar, you probably watch a lot of HBO. The band appeared on the series Tremé, putting them on an upward journey from playing on street corners to selling out music halls.  Rebirth Brass Band’s upcoming album Rebirth of New Orleans shows the band’s journey to this point and their take on the revival of the genre. It’s loud, it’s lively, and the band makes the music come alive with each ringing note.

Take a listen for yourself by downloading the Rebirth Brass Band single “Do it Again” here, or streaming it below. Rebirth of New Orleans comes out April 12 on Basin Street Records. The band is also participating in a variety of jazz festivals across the country on their spring tour.

04/01: Baton Rouge, LA @ Chelsea’s Cafe
04/02: Lafayette, LA @ Grant Street Dance Hall
04/06: Wilmington, DE @ World Café Live at the Queen
04/07: Brooklyn, NY @ Brooklyn Bowl
04/08: Portsmouth, NH @ Portsmouth Music Hall
04/09: Providence, RI @ Spot Underground
04/10: Hoboken, NJ @ Maxwell’s
04/13: Austin, TX @ Antone’s
04/14: Houston, TX @ Warehouse Live Studio
04/15: Dallas, TX @ Kessler Theater
04/23: Lake Charles, LA @ Luna Bar
05/27: Chicago, IL @ Space
05/28: Chilicothe, IL @ Summer Camp
06/10: San Francisco, CA @ San Francisco Jazz Festival
06/11: Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Bowl
06/12: Chicago, IL @ Chicago Orchestra Hall
06/13: Washington, DC @  DC Jazzfest

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