Today, the well-regarded New Orleans brass sensation, The Soul Rebels, announce their 2019 summer dates with a slew of special performances. The eight-piece brass ensemble is set to perform with an incredible diversity of acts that include The Rolling Stones,Wu-Tang Clan, Rakim, Mannie Fresh, GZA, Big Freedia, Lettuce and many more. Stops at iconic festivals and venues include Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival, Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Mercedes-Benz Superdome among others. Tickets for all the shows are now on sale and can be purchased here.
The Soul Rebels unique fusion of Funk, Soul, Jazz, Hip Hop and Rock have made the band the de facto group to call upon for that distinctive blend of sound and musicianship. This has allowed them to perform with a who’s who of artists that include their recent performance with Katy Perry, and past live collaborations with Nas, Metallica, DMX, Robin Thicke, Robert Glasper, Marilyn Manson, Joey Bada$$, Mackelmore, Macy Gray and many more.
Most recently the band wrapped up recording for their upcoming fall album, Poetry in Motion (Rebelution Music Group/Mack Avenue Records). The album will put the band front and center and showcase the wide breadth of musical genres and special collaborations that have come to identify the musically chameleon-like band.
Pictured here are The Soul Rebels. Back row (L-R): Marcus Hubbard, trumpet; Erion Williams, saxophone; Lumar Leblanc, snare drum; Paul Robertson, trombone; Derrick Moss, bass drum. Front row (L-R) Corey Peton, trombone; Manuel Perkins, sousaphone; Julian Gosin, trumpet.