“This Connecticut band has through-the-roof energy and still channels the spirit of New Orleans…” says PASTE MAGAZINE. BAND MEMBERS: Mike Marsters (Trombone); Aaron Eaddy (Trumpet); Jon Singngam (Percussion); Tommy Weeks (Tenor Saxophone); Colin Walters (Alto Saxophone); Marvin McNeill (Trombone); and Chris Chhoeun (Trumpet).
Acclaimed Funk/Fusion FUNKY DAWGZ BRASS BAND's "refreshing mix of brass band favorites and modern pop tunes create a high-energy party environment regardless of the venue. "it is simply something you must feel and experience!" raves LIVE FOR LIVE MUSIC. The Funky Dawgz return to Jimmy's for another mesmerizing night of grooves! Funky Dawgz are one of the premier touring acts on the live music scene today. Emerging from Connecticut, these young men have engulfed the spirit & traditions of New Orleans as well as earned the respect from local musicians who grew up and reside in the city. It is impossible not to enjoy yourself during a show as they play a contagious upbeat mix of traditional New Orleans R&B, Funk, Jazz Fusion, original music, and today's top hits with a brass twist. These high energy horns have been featured on bills with Trombone Shorty, We The Kings, Snarky Puppy, Lettuce, The Motet, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Big Sam's Funky Nation, Kung Fu, Twiddle, and many others.