Red Baraat's Urban Music Almost Didn't Happen

[Updated] Red Baraat sometimes gets narrowly defined as making "world" or "ethnic" music. Though bandleader Sunny Jain composes music influenced by bhangra music, he's equally influenced by funk, jazz, and hip-hop. The songs on the band's latest album, Gaadi of Truth, sound like a Saturday night in Brooklyn or the throes of Carnival season. Red Baraat brings its jubilant, communal sound to Tipitina's Feb.

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