Birch & The Tiger

Birch & The Tiger

 New York City, New York, USA

Folkloric tales of modern madness soulfully sang to funky afrobeat inspired rhythms with some very scary instrumentalists casting sonic spells


Birch & The Tiger is a group of 6 core members and several auxiliary members who met in and around music school in Manhattan. Zenobia Ortis singer and songwriter leads Joshua Gruft on drums and percussion, Raymond Mack , Jr on Bass, Mike Leuis on Electric Guitar, Erin Pellnat on hand percussion and backup vocals, Noah Dreiblatt on Baritone and Alto sax. Auxiliary members contribute Tenor Sax, Trumpet, Trombone, Conga, Keys, and Guitar.
B&T draws influence heavily from afrobeat as well as classic soul, surf rock, and various other pop influences. Formed in early 2010 Birch & The Tiger is finishing up their debut EP to be released this summer.


The Kulakov Rock Ep to be released digitally and on vinyl in July 2011