Missy Raines & The New Hip

Missy Raines & The New Hip

Missy Raines & The New Hip blur the lines between jazz, bluegrass, and rhythm'n'blues- redefining the acoustic/electric/hybrid landscape. Is it 'jam jazz'? 'jazz grass'? 'rhythm'n'blues-grass'? Doesn't matter what you call it. The New Hip, led by multi award-winning bassist Missy Raines, delivers a powerful punch of groove-based (and BASS-ed groove) lines, soulful vocals, and full on funk rave-ups.

"...an ensemble perfectly balanced between brilliantly composed precision and equally brilliant spontaneity." Jon Weisberger, The Nashville... more