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MainLine was formed in September 2010 and is already becoming a force in the New Orleans music scene. This 8-piece funk/soul ensemble is built from the mold of great acts such as The Soul Rebels, Lettuce and Soulive. Members of the band have performance credits with The Soul Rebels, Big Sam’s Funky Nation, The Nigel Hall Band, Eddie Roberts’ West Coast Sounds and TBC Brass Band, to name a few. Their repertoire consists of original music, hits from some of the greats like James Brown, Earth, Wind and Fire, and Michael Jackson, and incorporates some New Orleans favorites and contemporary arrangements of today’s hits.

MainLine’s debut album, “MainLine Brass Band” was nominated for Best Contemporary Brass Band Album by Offbeat Magazine. The band performs regularly at some of New Orleans’ popular venues such as the Blue Nile, The Maison and Le Bon Temps Roule. In 2012, MainLine made its debut on the festival scene at the Voodoo Music Experience. The band has also performed for many corporate events throughout New Orleans. The band brings a party atmosphere and an exciting, fun filled live show to any venue or event! So, if you're ready to party, and your event or club needs some spice, look no further than MainLine!!

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Band Members
Edward Lee, Julian Gosin, Edward Jackson, Erion Williams, Charles James, Takeshi Shimmura, Jermal Watson, Paul Robertson
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New Orleans, LA

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