Combining 8 horns with 2 percussionists, scratch DJ and live MC, the Renegade Brass Band mix funk, hip-hop and jazz with a raw brass sound and high-energy live show.
The Renegade Brass Band have already established a big live reputation as a headline act, and have played packed-out shows at venues around the UK, and alongside artists including Homecut, The Correspondents, Jehst, Kidkanevil, DJ Vadim and The Electric, East Park Reggae Collective, Ms. Dynamite, The Nextmen, and at festivals including Secret Garden Party, Kendal Calling, Soundwave Croatia, Manchester Jazz Festival, Durham Brass Festival and Tramlines.
They’re currently recording new original material, to be released in 2013, as well as collaborating on live projects with artists such as Rodney P, Diesler and The Herbaliser, and releasing recordings on labels including Tru Thoughts, Record Kicks and The Herbaliser’s own label, Department H.
“Some of the biggest, boldest brass on the scene at the minute!” Sounddhism, Nottingham
“Probably the best brass band working out of Britain!” Craig Charles, BBC6 Music
“One of our favourite bands at TTC – don’t miss!” The Tuesday Club, Sheffield
“Astounding … these guys take it to another level!” Counterfeit Magazine
“What a great night, see you next time!” HIFI Club, Leeds
“Great fun … a really strong, individual sound” Soundwave Festival, Croatia
“The best thing to come out of Sheffield since The Full Monty” RTE, Ireland
“Carnival time with Renegade Brass Band – YEEEAH!” BBC6 Music