Burnt Sugar News

March 2009 “Making Love to the Dark Ages

Well it’s d-day y’all as the Sug­ar drops it’s first all-stu­­dio release in five years on LiveWired/TruGROID. It doesn’t seem that long but that’s what hap­pens with a band that has twen­­ty-minute segues. In oth­er words… time flies by when your mak­ing extend­ed-jam­my music. Ya heard!! The reviews are start­ing to hap­pen and we want­ed […]

January 2009

It’s the new year and Burnt Sug­ar the Arkestra Cham­ber is in a cel­e­bra­to­ry mood!! We wish each of you a hap­py and healthy 2009. 2009 com­mences: —  our tenth year in exis­tence. — and a boss-bang­ing bunch of events, some we can speak of now, and some we’ll speak of lat­er. (like the release of our first full […]

March 2008

They say vari­ety is the spice and we say that applies to Burnt Sug­ar. This month we have a vis­it to the world famous Blue Note in Man­hat­tan on the 8th; then our first Cana­di­an tour from the 26th to the 29th with stops in Toron­to, Guelph and Hamil­ton Ontario; fol­lowed by a live WKCR […]

December 2007

Being a fes­tive band, we are hit­ting ear­ly and on both sides of Christ­mas this month to close out 2007 and get ready for 2008. Start­ing with a Dar­ryl McNeil-curat­ed BRC fundrais­er at the fab Gala­pa­gos Art Space in Williams­burg with Don McKenzie’s Red Lights to Rio, Fish­bone Ange­lo Moore’s Dr. Mad Vibe revue, Mill­st­ed […]

August 2007

Hey…haven’t heard from us in a minute, but we’re same as we ever where, and to start things off due to the ban­gin response “Chopped and Screwed — Vol­ume 2” has received from Burnt Sug­ar cd pur­chasers as a give-away item, B.S.I.llc has decid­ed to re-issue this lim­it­ed-edi­­tion release exclu­sive­ly on CD Baby for pur­chase!! […]

July 2007

” When Fried Eggs Fly” the film fea­tur­ing Bruce Mack is on rota­tion on the Starz net­work! Check your local list­ings for future show­ings. www.whenfriedeggsfly.com ** Satch Hoyt’s mak­ing news again — Here’s a cou­ple sto­ries on one of his recent works; “Oil on Sug­ar” com­mis­sioned for the Bicen­ten­ni­al com­mem­o­ra­tion of the abo­li­tion of the […]

May 2007

We’re jump­ing into May with two NYC shows and as we enjoy our sev­enth year as a fam­i­ly — a great­est hits release. — “Nev­er Been Kissed: The Groidest Shiznits 1999–2006” “Nev­er Been Kissed is our ver­sion of a great­est hits album, even if you’ve nev­er heard a lick from our seem­ing­ly bot­tom­less well of […]

For the Love Warriors

For the Love Warriors

TruGROID Records proudly presents : “Black Sex Yall Liberation & Bloody Random Violets”

Tru­GROID Records proud­ly presents Burnt Sugar’s brand new dou­ble CD “Black Sex Yall Lib­er­a­tion & Bloody Ran­dom Vio­lets”– their most diverse and opu­lent record­ing to date. Rep­re­sent­ing their sixth stu­dio record­ing in four years, the col­lec­tion fea­tures key con­tri­bu­tions from Ver­non Reid, Vijay Iyer, Butch Mor­ris, Pete Cosey, Tamar Kali, DJ Muta­mas­sik, Omega Moon and […]