Empire Strikes Brass

Empire Strikes Brass

Emerging from Asheville, North Carolina, Empire Strikes Brass is a New Orleans style brass band that is determined to bring funk, rock, and a lot of energy to city streets and beyond. They’ve ushered dancing crowds from venue to venue at Asheville’s LAAFF Festival, and led people to the Orange Peel for the most recent Galactic concert. But, Empire Strikes Brass is not just a street band. They’ll amp up for stage shows, wedding, pub crawl, funeral, or festivals.

Empire Strikes Brass was formed in April of 2012 as the first and only second line... more