Brother Hijinx is an independent 4 piece Atmo-Dub-Funk band from Brooklyn, NY. Atmo-Dub-Funk (c) = deep atmospheric groove with a large helping of booty shakin' sonic rock dub funk improvisation. Anthony Robustelli - vocals, keyboards, mouse & samples (Spearhead, Jungle Brothers, Kelly Price, Brian Jackson) & John Cabán - guitars, lap steel, vocals & atmosphere (Richard Bona, Alana Davis, Dana Fuchs Band, Dispatch) joined by some of NYC's foremost bassists & drummers including... Andy Hess - bass (Govt. Mule, Black Crowes, John Scofield) Jeff Hill - bass (Rufus Wainright, Teddy Thompson, The Grey Race) Bill Foster - bass (Larry Coryell, Billy Cobham, Alana Davis) & Jordan Perlson - drums, percussion (Seamus Blake, Kenny Werner) Dave Burnett - drums (Phonograph, Jen Chapin) Yuval Lion - drums, percussion (Me'Shell NdegeOcello, Pink Noise) Ray Levier - - drums (KJ Denhert, Mike Stern) have been playing, recording and songwriting together as a production team for over 5 years and serve up songs with a healthy dose of deep rump shakin' improvisation and rhythmic grooves, that has been earning them a steady following throughout the country. Brother Hijinx has been performing live shows throughout the Northeast and the Caribbean, engaging music lovers in their heady blend of psychedelic rock, funk, drum & bass, blues and dub, laced with inventive samples and atmospheric sonic dissonance to create their distinctive 'Atmo-Dub-Funk'(c) sound. Brother Hijinx strikes the right chord every time and keeps crowds grooving & dancing in the aisles. The members have individually played, toured and/or recorded with such renowned artists as Art Neville, the late Bo Diddley, Richard Bona, Kenny Kirkland, Alana Davis, Me'Shell NdegeOcello, Govt. Mule, The Black Crowes, John Scofield, Brian Jackson, The Jungle Brothers, Richie Havens, Dana Fuchs, KJ Denhert, Jen Chapin, John Cruz, Dispatch and Michael Franti & Spearhead. Additionally, band members have shared the stage with acts including Paul McCartney, Black Eyed Peas, Wu Tang Clan, Ben Harper, Marcus Miller, The Yellow Jackets, Kenny Garrett and Buddy Guy. Always seizing the opportunity to ride their funky wave of groovin' vibes and good fortune, Brother Hijinx keep their time split between touring and the recording studio. Pick up the Brother Hijinx debut CD release here NOW!
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