December 23rd, 2023 6pm Stage 1
Described as “a gumbo of music!” - Burris is a roots-rock artist based out of New Orleans, LA. The project mixes soulful vocals with jazz harmonies and funk grooves creating a unique southern sound. Burris is a nationally touring band fronted by songwriter, Christopher Burris Hochkeppel, accompanied by a rotating cast of some of Louisiana’s finest musicians. With modern influences like Wilco, Jason Mraz, and Ray LaMontagne as well as older influences like the Funky Meters and Blood Sweat and Tears, Burris combines generations of music from all types of genres to create a unique southern sound. The critically acclaimed group has had music featured on Lifetime Network and the Syfy Channel, charted top 150 on the NACC Radio Charts, and has performed at French Quarter Fest, Festival International, Bethlehem's Musikfest, Northgate Fest and more.