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Each current band member: First&Last name, nickname (if any) and instrument: - Mike Ounallah – Vocals, Drums, Percussion - Kristen Long – Vocals, Percussion - Monty Montgomery – Sousaphone, Vocals, Percussion - Duff Davis – Electric Guitar - Kirsten Warfield – Trombone - Steven Cunningham – Trumpet

What part of the DC region is the artist tied to and how? Where is the artist's current home base if not DC? : Washington, DC - most of the band members live in NW DC, especially in Petworth/Shaw area along Georgia Ave

At least 3 interesting/entertaining facts about the band that are related to persons/places/things/events that happened in the Washington DC area. Give us fun stuff, not normal bio stuff!: Trombonist Kirsten Warfield is in the US Army Marching Band
Drummer/vocalist/bandleader Mike Ounallah used to play in Celtic Rock band Scythian.
Black Masala often has guest musicians sitting in, like Yannick le Page from Portugal on Accordion or Tomas Drgon from Romania on vocals & percussion

Anything else we should know, or you want to share?: High energy brass band with eclectic world influences ranging from balkan, funk, soul, gypsy and punk.

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Main Genre: Funk

Other Genres: Brass, Gypsy, Balkan