Dirty Dozen Brass Band Archive

Rusted Root w/ Dirty Dozen Brass Band

Rusted Root

Rusted Root is an American band from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania known for their unique fusion of acoustic, rock, world and other styles of music, with a strong percussion section that draws from African, Latin American, and Native American influences. Their lyrical content varies but often talks about Christianity and Judaism. Rusted Root has sold more than three million albums worldwide.

Dirty Dozen Brass Band

The Dirty Dozen Brass Band is a New Orleans, Louisiana brass band. The ensemble was established in 1977 by Benny Jones together with members of the Tornado Brass Band. The Dirty Dozen revolutionized the New Orleans brass band style by incorporating funk and bebop into the traditional New Orleans jazz style and has been a major influence on the majority of New Orleans brass bands since.

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