Ken Leighton 12:30 p.m., Feb. 21
Natural Sounds Trio
RIYL: Taurus Authority, the Styletones, Greyboy Allstars, Rebecca Jade and the Cold Hard Fact, Soul Fire, Stevie & the Hi-Staxx, Pocket, Dirty Sweet, Price of Dope, ¡Vamonos!
Influences: Miles Davis, Sly & the Family Stone, Marvin Gaye, Bill Withers, Herbie Hancock, James Brown, the Black Crowes, Eric Dolphy
Blues/jazz/funk band Natural Sounds Trio (originally called NST, or "Nasty") features three former members of Taurus Authority, including bassist Christian Schinelli (Pocket, Dirty Sweet, Price of Dope, ¡Vamonos!), drummer Jake Najor (Styletones, Soul Fire, Stevie & the Hi-Staxx, ¡Vamonos!), and saxophonist/flute player Harold Todd.
The band made its live debut in June 2016 at the Art Around Adams festival, with a debut EP released soon after.