The Beast and Chit Nasty played a birthday party at Kings last Saturday (10/1). Chit Nasty is loud and funky as hell, with a Rick James meets Little Richard vibe.
That must've set the tone, because The Beast was a little raunchier than usual. Here's one of their newer songs, "Just Do It":
Beast fans with The Bieb @ Kings
Remember the earthquake? That night (8/23), The Beast did this live improv with special guests, a biweekly affair that happens second and fourth Tuesdays at Jack Sprat in Chapel Hill. The next "aLive Tuesday" happens 10/10, with special guest TBA.
SAMPLE OF THE WEEK: Astor Piazzola meets an earthquake theme.
Sitting in: The Brand New Life's Seth Barden (bass) and Walter Fancourt (saxophone).
Stephen Coffman on drums, Pierce Freelon on the mic, Eric Hirsh on piano/ keyboard/ samples.