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Rebirth Brass Band: Move Your Body

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After reclaiming its mojo as a raucous, horns-heavy traditional street band on 2011’s inspired and inspiring Rebirth of New Orleans, which won the group its first Grammy, one of the Crescent City’s most acclaimed marching brass outfit continues in a similar vein with the aptly titled Move Your Body.

This particular version of the octet’s long-running party, officially started in 1983 by tuba player Phillip Frazier, his brother Keith on bass drum and no-longer-involved trumpeter Kermit Ruffins, begins on an appropriately rootsy note: The rollicking traditional song, “Lord, Lord, Lord, You’ve Sure Been Good to Me” opens up for saxophone, trombone and trumpet solos before guest Glen David Andrews injects his gruff vocals into the call-and-response proceedings.

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