JOIN US FOR SOMETHING SWEET…
LIVE MUSIC THURSDAY:
FEBRUARY 14, 2019
Join us for something sweet this Valentine's Day! Our weekly music series continues, with a special performance by Thad Wilson & Kindred Soul 8PM - 10:30PM.
In addition to our happy hour specials, we will be offering half-priced bottles of wine -- and a special treat for any little(r) beasts that come by!
ARTIST: THAD WILSON & KINDRED SOUL
New Jersey-native Thad Wilson's music career kicked off for him as a kid, living in Montgomery, Alabama. At 15, he returned to the east coast, where he was quickly recognized for his talent and awarded the All-American high school music award and a place in New Jersey's All-State Jazz Ensemble.
Shortly after, he began studying under the private instruction of Jimmy Owens, a former member of Dizzy Gillespie's band.
It was Jimmy who gave thad a glimpse into the life of a true professional musician. In his early days, Thad performed at the Village Gate, Blue Note, Visiones, Knitting Factory and many other New York City venues.
While in New York, Thad was a member of Charlie Persip's super band. He also had a brief stint with Illinois Jacquet. Over his career, Thad has performed alongside James Moody, Benny Golson, Steve Turre, Cecil Bridgewater, Andrew White, Buck Hill, Keter Betts, Johnny O’neal, Russell Malone, Roy Hargrove, Wynton Marsalis and many others. he also lived briefly in Atlanta and made his way on the early hip hop scene performing with Bone Crusher, Khalfani, and many others.
Currently, Thad tours with the legendary group, the Blackbyrds. He also composes and performs his live film scores all over the world.
LIVE MUSIC THURSDAYS
Every Thursday, Little Beast hosts local musicians for live performances from 8-10:30pm, running parallel to our late night happy hour offered nightly! If you can't make it this week, come by next time.