Expertly mashing together traditional brass music with funk, hip-hop, and R&B, Stooges Brass Band have been doing work straight out of New Orleans since tuba player Walter “Whoadie” Ramsey got two rival high school marching bands together in 1996. They’ve since become known as a party-starting, energetic live band that’s not to be missed, winning over audiences across the world in the process. And as part of Backbeat Foundation’s eighth annual Export NOLA, Stooges Brass Band return to Brooklyn Bowl on Saturday night.
1. What’s your favorite after-show meal?
2. If you could choose one song to play when you enter a room, what song would you choose?
“Wind It Up”
4. What artist or band today would you want to collaborate with?
5. What musical moment do you wish you saw in history?
Any Michael Jackson live show
6. If you weren’t a musician, what job would you choose?
7. Would you rather live underwater or in outer space?
8. What song can you not get out of your head today?
“Dancing to the Rhythm” by Stevie wonder
9. If you could travel in time, would you rather go to the future or to the past?
10. How do you define success?
A journey of accomplishing small goals
Friday, Apr 21st
Last night we welcomed the amazing Kehlani to the Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas family! The sold out night kicked off with a bang a la Jahkoy. Next up was singer...
Thursday, Apr 20th
Last night we welcomed back Bowl fam alum Phantogram and they delivered! They started off strong with one of their heavy electronic bass samples and guitar riffs that had the crowd...
Thursday, Apr 13th
Last night over a thousand fans went wild over Oh Wonder and Honne’s performances. The crowd sang along the whole night while dancing along to their melodic beats with large...
Wednesday, Apr 12th
Yesterday we were all about The Head and The Heart! From their super fun Instagram takeover to a private acoustic performance for our lovely X1075 KXTE contest winners and then, to...
Tuesday, Apr 11th
This weekend we were treated to a sonic vacation to the islands. We had New Zealand’s own roots reggae outfit Katchafire in house on Thursday and their sound had them...
Monday, Apr 3rd
Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, one of the hottest up and comers in the jam scene today, came up to Brooklyn this past weekend from Baltimore for 2 massive sold out...
Friday, Mar 31st
The James Brown Dance Party is unlike any other. A rotating All Star cast of musicians keeps the amazing music of James Brown alive and well by combining the old school players...
Thursday, Mar 23rd
The explosive up jams of Pigeons Playing Ping Pong take over Brooklyn Bowl for 2 nights on March 31 + April 1 and we’re giving one luck winner a...
Monday, Mar 20th
This past weekend saw Joe Russo’s Almost Dead close out the second half of their sold out 6-night run, this time with Oteil Burbridge on bass subbing in for Dave...
Monday, Mar 20th
This year, St. Patricks Day was a little bit greener and a little bit luckier with a whole lotta umph! Sin City got the pot of gold at the end...
Thursday, Mar 16th
BBQ Fam!Enter to WIN a VIP Dinner and Concert Experience for Robert Randolph and the Family Band at The Bowl on Tuesday, March 28th! The experience includes: A VIP Bowling...
Wednesday, Mar 15th
RECAP: Phil Lesh & The Terrapin Family Band play Winterland 6/7/77 on MAR 13, 2017 at Brooklyn Bowl NY
With the task of playing the fifth night of Grateful Dead music in a row at Brooklyn Bowl, the one and only Phil Lesh, founding member of the Dead, chose...