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Radio Alert: Exclusive Preview of our new album “Woke” Thursday Dec 15 on WKNC

Radio Alert: Exclusive Preview of our new album “Woke” Thursday Dec 15 on WKNC

You might have seen social media rumblings from us that our first full album in 5 years is done. It’s true! It’s called “WOKE” and tomorrow/Thursday December 15th, will be the first and only time you can hear some new tracks from it. The band will be live on WKNC 88.1 (NC State’s radio station)Continue Reading

Watch us perform “Believe In Me” in 360 Video

Watch us perform “Believe In Me” in 360 Video

Our friends at ReverbNation sent Mike Stipe out to The Pour House with his super cool 360 video camera array. He came out to WKNC’s Local Band Local Beer on April 14th to capture songs from us, Zoocru, and Temple5. Click and drag around to be on stage with us! Better yet, view this on yourContinue Reading

New single – “Doin’ What I Love”

New single – “Doin’ What I Love”

We’ve been working with Philadelphia producer Steve McKie on our next album (yes, a new LP!) and are really excited to share with you all the first single, “Doin’ What I Love.” We wrote this song over the course of 48 hours while visiting Panama with Pierce’s Beat Making Lab. It’s about, well, what the title says.Continue Reading

New EP “Stories” drops Dec 4th

New EP “Stories” drops Dec 4th

It’s been a year since we released new music, so we are absolutely pumped to announce “Stories” – a four song collection that complements 2013’s “Gardens.” This is pretty much the opposite of our acoustic big band EP. “Stories” goes in a more electronic/hip hop direction and was produced by our good friend Drake Murphy forContinue Reading

New Music Video! “Sleeping In My Bed”

New Music Video! “Sleeping In My Bed”

Three young dads (Pierce, Steak and Saleem) pitted against their sons (Justice, Avery and Raheem) in the epic territorial battle over who gets to sleep in the big bed. Download “Sleeping in my Bed” by The Beast + BIG BAND on Bandcamp: https://thebeast.bandcamp.com/ Read more in New York Times blog, Motherlode: http://parenting.blogs.nytimes.com/20…Continue Reading