Richter City Rebels

  • When: 6th Mar 3:45pm
  • Where: Mid Riddiford
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Wellington’s first and finest brass band are going to bring you a raw, heavy and soulful show with loads of singing, dancing and beads – come and join the Mardi Gras Party!

Richter City Rebels are a Wellington-based, 9-piece brass band whose style represents a modern take on traditional New Orleans second line. Infusing genres from RnB to hip-hop, funk and soul, the Rebels embody a contemporary and progressive brass band sound while still encompassing the heart and soul of New Orleans music.

A diverse collective of musicians make up the Rebels, featuring players groups such as the NZSO, The Rodger Fox Big-band, contemporary Jazz group The Jac, The RNZAF Band, Myele Manzanza and the Eclectic, and hardcore band Saving Grace.