2014, Indie In Memoriam

Documenting the indie music scene is a constant focus on the new. Usually that involves following current events and releases or forecasting what will be “in” next. As the year nears its end however, I want to take a moment to step back and reflect on a lot of bands we’re fans of here at Neat Beet that are […]

Via Audio Release/Farewell Show @ Glasslands, 3/30/14

We’ve been talking about Via Audio a lot here lately. The band independently released their third album, Natural Language, after an enormous amount of effort. It all led up to this show here, where Glasslands played host to their album release party. Via Audio still had one big secret left to reveal though, and that […]

Album Releases – Week of March 24, 2014

Smell that? It’s Springtime in the air. Or that new record smell… Via Audio – Natural Language We had the honor of speaking to Jessica Martins and Tom Deis (better known as Via Audio) about both their upcoming album Natural Language and their forthcoming album release show at Glasslands. Check out our On The Beet feature […]

Beet Box Radio: Episode 1

Beat Box Radio- Episode 1 Welcome to Neat Beet’s official podcast, Beet Box Radio. Our mission here is to present new and buzzworthy material from the very wide scope of the independent music world. We’ll be sharing songs with you in a format similar to that of a radio show in an effort to promote […]

On the Beet With Via Audio

I spoke with Tom Deis and Jessica Martins, the duo behind Brooklyn indie rock band Via Audio, during their pre-SXSW tour. Our topics on this interview include the impending release of Natural Language, and their plans following its release. Come see their album release show on March 30th at Glasslands, and check out our premiere of "For Your Consideration" off the new record if you missed it.

Via Audio Releasing Natural Language, Premiere “For Your Consideration”

Few bands excel at pulling my heartstrings as well as Via Audio does with their brand of music. Its defined by upbeat pop with undercurrents of warm emotions and soft vocals; guitars and synthesizers snake in and out at their own leisure. I’m quite pumped for the imminent release of their third record, Natural Language, on […]