Mardi Gras: Dom & The Ikos + Voodoo Brass Band

By on February 23, 2019

Superhoot presents a Mardi Gras special at the Hoot, complete with all those punchy New Orleans grooves taking you right to the heart of Louisiana via South London.

Dom & The Ikos in the UK have been honing their blistering sound for nearly 15 years, setting stages alight from Ronnie Scott’s to festival fields. They’ll be bringing their heavy hitting sound to Brixton alongside big band powerhouse Voodoo Brass Band. DJ Lil’ Koko will be keeping things moving before and after with her stash of rare New Orleans sounds.

Dom & The Ikos – All-star Mardi Gras madness
Dom and the Ikos set any party alight with their heavy hitting New Orleans grooves and beats. Fronted by powerhouse piano supremo Dom Pipkin the band deliver the finest Louisiana funk, soul and RnB with blistering brass and the hottest rhythm section in the country. The band have playing credits from Tom Jones to Paloma Faith, Morcheeba, Rizzle Kicks, Pee Wee Ellis, Paul Weller, and everyone in between, and have been cooking up their spectacular take on the New Orleans sound for nearly 15 years now, so expect the funkiest New Orleans classics from artists such as Dr John and the Meters, as well as the bands own unique songbook. The band are firm favourites from the lofty heights of Ronnie Scott’s jazz club to the muddiest of festival fields, both at home and abroad.

“I can’t hold a candle to this guy!”
– Jamie Cullum

“Every show builds to fever pitch and leaves the audience dancing and clapping”
– Classic Rock Blues

Voodoo Brass Band – New Orleans big band brass
Voodoo brass band is a 9 piece ensemble drawing inspiration from New Orleans brass outfits, playing their own hard-hitting arrangements and compositions in both traditional and more modern styles.

DJ Lil’ Koko – Louisiana soul comes to the UK
A prolific digger, DJ Lil’ Koko will be bringing her vinyl stash and spinning rare New Orleans RnB, funk and soul with a few detours into the sweaty Bayous of Louisiana.

Mardi Gras: Dom & The Ikos + Voodoo Brass Band will be held at Hootananny Brixton Friday 1st March 2019.

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