In the great tradition of New Orleans’ brass bands, New Breed Brass Band (NBBB) is the next generation of musicians. They have successfully supported Trombone Shorty, Galactic, Dr. John, The Fray, Blackalicious, among others, and performed at Bonnaroo (with a repeat 2016 appearance), Newport Folk Festival, New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival and more. They were named “Best Emerging Artist” at Offbeat’s Best of the Beat 2016 Awards and “Best Brass Band” at the 2016 Big Easy Awards.
The New face of Left Coast Brass! Sacramento’s award-winning Element Brass Band is a hip hop reconstruction of classic New Orleans Second line jazz.