Mr Wilson’s Second Liners
Best known for:
New Orleans meets 90s club classics ... a rave funeral without the body.
Mr Wilson’s form a traditional New Orleans Second Line, but this is no sombre occasion: Mr Wilson’s expend their collective musical talent paying homage to the diehard days of the Hacienda, 90s club culture and its greatest hero, Mr Anthony H. Wilson.
In New Orleans, funerals are celebrated in style, with noisy brass bands processing through the streets.
These revolutionary genre bashers knock the First Line sideways, opting for upbeat dance tracks over traditional slow hymns. Proudly stepping out in uniformed style, they channel the spirit of the 24 hour party people and get audiences dancing wherever they play.
The vision is an anarchic extravaganza, bursting with colour and sound, rallying impromptu raves on street corners and rousing audiences young and old into a joyful frenzy.