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Dirty Dozen Brass Band

July 1, 2008

Genre: New Orleans brass band.

Bio: The group recorded its first of 15 albums in 1984. Its latest album, “What’s Going On,” is a re-visioning of the seminal Marvin Gaye release as a statement on post-Katrina New Orleans.

Tropicoso

Genre: Latin dance music.

Bio: Based in Cincinnati, this nine-member ensemble is developing a regional reputation for filling dance floors with its infectious salsa.

More information

Wanna know how to go? Read more about the 2008 Cityfolk festival and get complete how-to-go information on Page 13. See a complete schedule and map of the festival on Page 16.

Live festival coverage

Visit our Web site at www.DaytonDailyNews.com for live coverage and updates from the Cityfolk festival and a look at photo galleries that will be updated daily.

Dearborn Traditional Ensemble

Genre: Traditional Middle Eastern Arab music.

Bio: Lebanon native Nadeem Dlaikan, a 2002 National Heritage Fellow and a renowned player and maker of the nye (a Middle Eastern reed flute), leads this Detroitarea-based group.

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