20 years of Hot 8 Brass Band - new album and UK tour

New Orleans’ Hot 8 Brass Band will be celebrating their 20th Anniversary with a series of releases and live dates across Britain and Ireland.

New Orleans’ Hot 8 Brass Band will be celebrating their 20th Anniversary with a series of releases and live dates across Britain and Ireland. The band are to release their first new recording since 2013 on October 9 with a version of the Temptations’ classic ’Papa Was A Rolling Stone.’ Two weeks later comes a new album ‘Vicennial – 20 Years Of The Hot 8 Brass Band,’ packed with newly re-recorded versions of classic Hot 8 material and brand new tunes.

‘Vicennial UK Tour’ dates:

23 Oct - Cork Jazz Festival
24 Oct - Cork Jazz Festival
25 Oct - The Sugar Club, Dublin
26 Oct - Band on the Wall, Manchester 
27 Oct - Junction 2, Cambridge
28 Oct - Rescue Rooms, Nottingham
29 Oct - Duke of Cumberland, Whitstable
30 Oct - The Kasbah, Coventry
31 Oct - Coalition, Brighton
1 Nov - Norwich Arts Centre 
2 Nov - The Garage, London
3 Nov - The Lantern, Bristol
4 Nov - Hare and Hounds, Birmingham
5 Nov - The Wardrobe, Leeds
6 Nov - O2, Sheffield
7 Nov - La Belle Angele, Edinburgh
8 Nov - The Cluny, Newcastle
10 Nov - The Garage, London

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