Red Bull Street Kings is a showcase and platform for the next generation of brass bands influenced by the musical legacy of the New Orleans.
On October 26, four bands will battle it out under the Claiborne Bridge in the Red Bull Street Kings showcase and competition. Bands are challenged to demonstrate their ability to incorporate traditional brass band standards with their own original tunes. A panel of New Orleans music and cultural icons will judge each band in the following:
The winning band will receive a 3-day all expenses paid trip to record with a veteran producer at the Red Bull Studios, New York.
Hosts: Glen David Andrews and DJ SLAB