The Raw Deal Band are four highly accomplished professional musicians that play and teach music in the New York and Philadelphia areas. Raw Deal plays very eclectic music that mixes a broad array of styles. These include Funk, New Orleans Second Line, Reggae, R&B, Jazz, and Hip-Hop blends. Raw Deal grooves are super Funky and very dancable and feature some great instrumental improvisations. The melodies are catchy and accessible to a wide range of listeners. Raw Deal with their 1st two CD's has established an exciting and original voice of ther own! Raw Deal is a band you simple must hear!