THE BEETS with CMRTYZ

« Back to Events
Event:
THE BEETS with CMRTYZ
Date:
May 18, 2013 8:00 pm
Cost:
$8 ADV
Updated:
March 20, 2013
Venue:
BARBOZA
Phone:
206-709-9467
Address:
925 E. Pike St., Seattle, WA, 98122, United States
Autosave-File vom d-lab2/3 der AgfaPhoto GmbH

Barboza Presents
The Beets with CMRTYZ
Saturday May 18, 2013
$8 ADV // 21+

arboza.ticketlink

THE BEETS // myspace.com/thebeetsbeat

Let’s talk about the Beets. The story of the Beets begins in scenic Queens, New York, where Uruguayan transplant Juan Wauters met Jose Garcia in art classes at LaGuardia Community college. The two started playing guitar together, and eventually found the first in a series of many drummers so that they could play shows under the name of… The Beets. Soon enough, Wauters and Garcia found another like-minded soul in Queens-based artist Matthew Volz. Volz quickly took over the visual needs of the band, creating flyers, album covers, videos, and light shows, in effect turning him into the secret fourth member of the band. Volz also plays recorder for the band from time to time. Over the course of four years, the Beets have become one of the best bands, if not the best band, in New York. With two full-length LPs and three singles on NY label Captured Tracks under their belt, and an amazing live show to boot, it is no wonder why they have been personally asked to share the stage by the likes of Pavement, and to tour with bands from the Vivian Girls to the Mountain Goats. The Beets are the musician’s band, the artist’s band, the band of bands. The Beets are smart and colorful individuals who treat life as a sing-along and a comic book all at once. The Beets are more than a band: they are a way of life, a gang, a gang from Jackson Heights, a gang that you want to be a part of.

CMRTYZ // cmrtyz.com

BRANDEN DANIEL & THE CHICS // bdandthechics.tumblr.com

Comments

comments

Powered by Facebook Comments

iCal Import + Google Calendar