Brunswick Music Festival Present
HYPNOTIC BRASS ENSEMBLE (USA) Tickets
8:00pm, Fri 16 March, 2018
Howler, MELBOURNE, VIC
Blood brothers from the south side of Chicago, Hypnotic Brass Ensemble are the seven sons of jazz great Phil Cohran. The "Bad Boys of Jazz" spend most of their time on the road touring and bring the brass with greats including Prince, Mos Def, Mick Jones (The Clash) and Damon Albarn (Blur, Gorillaz) to name a few. In demand they have graced the stages of Coachella, WOMADelaide, The Sydney Opera House, Carnegie Hall and more. The documentary Brothers Hypnotic, explored their music, work ethic, life and experience being raised by a jazz legend father and their song War featured in the blockbuster film The Hunger Games.
"The brothers of Hypnotic Brass Ensemble convene to do what they have always done so well; blow the doors off ... a group that is slowly building a place for themselves amongst the great horn sections of recent history."