The REAL Miracle Workers of Jurassic Park…
As part of the Music Under New York program, You Bred Raptors? recently performed with Yoko Ono at her One Woman Show at the Museum of Modern Art. They have also performed alongside such acts as Phish, Steve Jones, Spoon, Walking Dead composer Bear McReary, and many other industry heavyweights. YBR? has played close to 60 cities since 2015.
YBR? has performed and spoken at an official TED Talk, been commissioned to be the house band for ADULT SWIM at Comic Con and for the Off-Broadway hit show SLEEP NO MORE, and provided soundtrack/scoring for TROMA Pictures.
MEET THE RAPTORS
Classically trained, Tara has performed with Yo-Yo Ma, Joshua Bell, The Foo Fighters (at the Grammy Awards), Michael Buble, Kanye West, Josh Groban, Barry Manilow, the Trans Siberian Orchestra, Patrizio Buanne, Smokey Robinson, Diana Krall and Randy Newman.
She is a board member of the Violoncello Society of NYC, and teaches on faculty at the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music in Park Slope, Queens College Preparatory in Flushing, Suzuki on the Island in Manhasset, and the JCC Thurnauer School of Music in Tenafly, NJ.
8-string bassist Peat Rains is the founder of You Bred Raptors? A musician from early childhood, he is a lifetime member of the Music Under New York program, and has contributed music to film. theatre, and tv.
Peat is sponsored by no less than 1o music/gear companies, and has collaborated with Conklin Guitars to develop a signature 8-string bass, designed and produced to his custom specifications. He also has his own line of signature bass guitar strings; Epileptic Peat Raptor Fences, produced by Curt Mangan Fusion Matched Strings.
A sought-after musician, KC has performed with Grammy Performer Nina Rao, Brooklyn trio Kirtan Soul Revival, Kundalini new age star Ajeet Kaur, Flamenco master Eddy Nataraj, Brooklyn’s Devadas, and countless other artists. He is a featured Artist-in-Residence at the Greenpoint Gallery in Brooklyn, NY, and has collaborated on many shows.
KC has released four self-produced, internationally released albums ranging from the world/electronic genre to electronic rock. KC played all instruments on these releases.