New Orleans' own Hot 8 Brass Band
Friday, September 28 at 8 p.m.
$35, 30, 25
Post-performance Q&A with members of the Hot 8 Brass Band
New Orleans' own Hot 8 Brass Band has epitomized New Orleans street music for over a decade. The band plays the traditional Second Line parades, infusing their performances with the funk and energy that makes New Orleans music loved around the world. Born and raised in New Orleans, the members of Hot 8 Brass Band are known for the sounds they coax from their well-loved, well-worn instruments. An evening with the Hot 8 is like no other...
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"...one of New Orleans' hottest young street bands..."
- San Francisco Chronicle
This event is part of Fairfield's two-year focus on "Cities"
Think you've seen them before? You might recognize members of Hot 8 from HBO's Treme, or from Spike Lee's documentaries When the Levees Broke and If God is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise.
Join us on Sunday, September 23 at 3pm for a free screening of When the Levees Broke. Free, but tickets required.
Venü Magazine is the exclusive magazine sponsor for the 2012-13 Sweet Sounds series.