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Inspired by New Orleans and made in London, The Big Smoke Family embodies the spirit of 'Voodoo Funk.' The London-based ensemble is renowned for its electrifying performances and genre-defying sound. Drawing inspiration from the legendary sounds of New Orleans, they blend the funk of The Meters, the mystical allure of Dr. John, and the raw energy of the Mardi Gras Indians with their UK influences into a captivating musical experience.

Following in the footsteps of modern New Orleans funk bands like Trombone Shorty, Galactic, and Cha Wa, The Big Smoke Family infuse their music with memorable chants, driving horn lines, and funky street beats. Their performances, ranging from intimate gigs at Ronnie Scott's to spellbinding sets at festivals like Bestival and the London Jazz Festival, have solidified their reputation as one of the most exciting acts on the scene.

With radio play on BBC 6, Jazz FM, and WWOZ, as well as endorsements from New Orleans legends like George Porter Jr. and Zigaboo, The Big Smoke Family has garnered recognition and support from both fans and industry insiders alike.

As they gear up to release their highly anticipated album 'London to New Orleans' in 2024, The Big Smoke Family invites you to join them on their musical journey. Follow them on social media for updates and exclusive content, and be sure to catch them live for an experience you won't soon forget.

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