The Beast + Big Band celebrate freedom, offer advance of new EP

by Jordan Lawrence for Scan, Indy Week’s music blog The breadth of that power comes into clearest focus when The Beast plays with their Big Band configuration, augmenting their typical lineup of bass, keys and drums with strings, horns, additional percussion and...

Bulked up Beast dazzles at Motorco

by Jordan Lawrence for Scan The Beast is, without doubt, one of the strongest live acts in North Carolina…As performers, the four guys that make up The Beast are a conduit, transmitting incredible energy to their audience. On Wednesday, their role wasn’t really...

Seven Shakoris To See

by Grayson Currin for the Independent Weekly GarDel features some of the area’s premier musicians, from jazz pianist Eric Hirsh…to dynamic, vivacious frontman Nelson Delgado. A tight band willing to take unexpected instrumental chances (those horns have a...