Northern Monkey Brass Band
Julian Joseph presents a performance given at the 2016 Gateshead Jazz Festival by the Northern Monkey Brass Band. Plus Inside the Mind, featuring poet and jazz lover Ian McMillan.
Julian Joseph with a performance from Northern Monkey Brass Band, a collective of some of the finest drum and brass players in the North East of England, recorded at the 2016 Gateshead Jazz Festival. The group have a reputation for their lively, energetic shows taking their inspiration from the street music of New Orleans and the new wave of brass bands on the scene including the Rebirth Brass Band and the Dirty Dozen Brass Band. Their band members have worked with a variety of musicians including Nitin Sawhney, Andy Sheppard and punk icons The New York Dolls. Also on the programme we get 'Inside The Mind' of poet and jazz lover Ian McMillan.