Hot 8 Brass Band celebrate 20 years with Papa Was A Rolling Stone, Vicennial LP and tour

Believe it or not, Hot 8 have been at it for a full twenty years – their first new music since 2013 sees a single release for Papa Was A Rolling Stone / We Shall Walk Through The Streets Of The City from their new album, Vicennial – 20 Years Of The Hot 8 Brass Band.

You must, must catch them at one of the dates below if you can.

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Pre-order links are below, including an instant download of Papa Was A Rolling Stone.

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Etch Shop CD



Vicennial is out 23 October – vinyl, CD and digital are pre-orderable here.

Ireland and UK tour dates:


23 Oct – Cork Jazz Festival, Cork, Eire

24 Oct – Cork Jazz Festival, Cork, Eire

25 Oct – The Sugar Club, Dublin, Eire

26 Oct – Band on the Wall, Manchester, UK

27 Oct – Junction 2, Cambridge, UK

28 Oct – Rescue Rooms, Nottingham, UK

29 Oct – Duke of Cumberland, Whitstable, UK

30 Oct – The Kasbah, Coventry, UK

31 Oct – Coalition, Brighton, UK

1 Nov – Norwich Arts Centre, Norwich, UK

2 Nov – The Garage, London, UK

3 Nov – The Lantern, Bristol, UK

4 Nov – Hare and Hounds, Birmingham, UK

5 Nov – The Wardrobe, Leeds, UK

6 Nov – O2, Sheffield, UK

7 Nov – La Belle Angele, Edinburgh, UK

8 Nov – The Cluny, Newcastle, UK

10 Nov – The Garage, London, UK


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