Season 15, Episode 15 Brothers Hypnotic
First Aired: April 7, 2014
This documentary about the Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, a Chicago-based group of eight brothers, charts the siblings' rise from playing on the streets of Manhattan to jamming with the likes of Mos Def and Prince. The sons of avant-garde jazz trumpeter Phil Cohran, they've been taught from a young age to eschew pop stardom and, instead, "create sounds to fuse with the body and heal the soul."
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- Premiered: August 9, 1999
- Rating: TV-PG
- Premise: Independent filmmakers are spotlighted in this anthology, which concentrates on documentaries, but occasionally features artist profiles and offbeat fictional films. (more)