ABOUT RAGGED MEN
Sweeping audiences off their feet wherever they go, Ragged Men is quickly gaining a reputation as one of the hottest rootsjazz-groups around today. Their unique style and groove, firmly based in vintage blues, jazz and gospel from the deep south of the United States and the city of New Orleans, will lift you from your seat and will make you start
The hornsection is made up of of some of Europe’s finest soloists, who paid their dues with some of the top names in the business, while the rhythm section has become known as one of the tightest around. Add to this their youthful energy and fire and…well, just listen!!
On their previous name, The Revivalists they have played pretty much every major traditional jazz festival or club in Europe, like the Riverboat Jazzfestival in Silkeborg, Denmark; Sildajazz in Haugesund, Norway and Davos Sounds Good In Switzerland. Also, they have built up a name as a dance band; playing for swing dancers at events like Smokey Feet in Amsterdam and Radio Modern in Brussel.