Hypnotic Brass Ensemble: The Bad Boys of Jazz
Fri 1 May 2020 at 19:00
Fresh from performing with Macy Gray, Black Star, Gorillaz and a string of sold out shows around the globe... Hypnotic (also known as HBE, or Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, or The Bros) is an eight-piece, Chicago-based brass ensemble consisting of eight sons of the jazz trumpeter Phil Cohran. With only horns and a drum set, "Hypnotic" has traveled the world. Their musical style ranges from hip-hop to jazz to funk and rock, including calypso and gypsy music. They call their eclectic blend of sound "now music", or "Hypnotic". Reared in the teachings of music since they were children, they grew up on the stage playing as the "Phil Cohran Youth Ensemble This event is a very special preview showcase of the forthcoming album "Bad Boys of Jazz" scheduled for release on Friday Nov 25th 2019.