Charlotte experimental jazz group Brut Beat records their first album live from Snug Harbor! Brut Beat is what could be considered as abrasive jazz influenced by an assortment of musical styles from afro-beat to heavy punk, free/bebop/cool jazz and old school hip hop mixing a blend of intricate rhythms.
Brut Beat consist of Korey Dudley (bass), Robert Childers (drums), Mstr Graham (trumpet), and Tony McCullough (sax).
Brut Beat will be accompanied by LeAnna Eden, Mara Robins, Indigo JO, and percussionist/producer Justin Aswell.
That Guy Smitty will set the evening off with his unique soundscape while the event will be hosted by Emmy award-winning poet, Bluz.