I HAVE KNOWN SOME OF THESE GUYS FOR A WILE NOW, AND THEY HAVE ALWAYS BEEN GREAT MUSICIANS CONSTANTLY PUSHING THERE CREATIVE LIMITS. ITS GOOD TO SEE CREATIVE PEOPLE WORKING HARD AT WHAT THEY LIKE DOING THE MOST AND ACTUALLY HAVING A GOOD GO AT MAKING A CAREER OUT OF IT. BEGGARS ORCHESTRA HAVE RECENTLY REALISED THERE FIRST ALBUM ‘AND THEN THE CROWS WILL COME’ SO HEAD OVER AND HAVE A LISTEN AND SUPPORT THESE ARTISTS!
Prog / Rock / Metal
Russell Parlett – Vocals
Jarvis Tetch – Guitar/vocals
Miguel Fava – Keys/vocals
Jimmy Evans – Bass/vocals
Nelson Foster – Drums
From the streets of Sydney come Beggars Orchestra, a dramatic and intriguing concept band spreading their story of murder, love, betrayal and revenge in an unforgettable theatrical rock performance.
More than artists, the five members of Beggars Orchestra are storytellers.
Since first performing live at the start of 2011, Beggars Orchestra have released their debut full length concept album, had 3 tracks place 1st, 3rd and 6th in the Triple j unearthed rock charts, ‘This Part of Town’ has been synched into an extreme sports documentary, been picked up by E1 Live booking agency, been played on Triple j’s The Racket, shared the stage with the likes of Electric horse and Sydonia and have built a committed fan base that are filling rooms at every show they play.
Blasting drums, rich keyboards, thunderous bass and screaming guitar cuts through as a souring, melodic voice begins to tell the tale. Chapter by chapter the orchestra weave their story with intricate musical detail, captivating onlookers with their intense, energetic performance.
Beggars Orchestra’s debut concept album ‘And Then The Crows Will Come’ is not one for the faint hearted. Recorded by internationally acclaimed producer Brendan Anthony (Jimmy Barnes, INXS, Midnight Oil) and mastered in 301 studio’s Sydney by Leon Zervos (Muse, Aerosmith) This 11 movement conceptual piece is captivating from its forceful beginning to its encapsulating end, showcasing technical precision and emotive performance in the bands unique progressive rock style. From its souring heights to deepest depths ‘And Then The Crows Will Come’ drags you kicking and screaming on an intense musical journey.
‘And Then The Crows Will Come’ is an epic tale of a man awakened from his years of catatonia by the sound of a solitary voice from the deep recesses of his mind. A voice speaking the unspeakable, commanding against commandments and portraying the destruction that must unfold by his hand. This saga is told in the immense depth of emotion and vastness of soundscape that crowds have come to expect from Beggars Orchestra.
The release of Beggars Orchestra’s full length concept album marks one of the most highly anticipated releases from an independent band. The album itself has been more than 3 years in the making to produce a flawless masterpiece from intro to finale. Captivating a perfect blend of both melodic beauty and spine-bending rock, this album will appeal to any one who desires a truly unique sound.
Influences: Karnivool, Dream Theatre, Periphery, Deftones, Coheed and Cambria.
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