The Big Dirty delivers from a wide palette that finds a place among any audience that enjoys soulful, inspiring, fresh, and creative instrumentation. With each member utilizing a wide variety of effects and styles, and creative collaborations within the songwriting process, TBD continues to forge a signature sound that makes heads turn and bodies move. The Big Dirty draws influences from many artists and genres...far too many to list in words. Regardless of what you call it, their "filthy funky groove" is unlike anything else. From hard-nosed critics to casual listeners who just want to get their groove on, this band satisfies with a sonically innovative style that might be difficult to pinpoint, but it's easy to get down to.
Mike Barata - Drums
Nick Merena - Saxophone, Vocals
Russ Nahodil - Bass, Vocals
Todd Troutman - Guitar