From Beirut, Lebanon to New Haven, CT, the music is inspired by international and local influences, and the project is brought to life by Rudeyna (Herbie Hancock, B.Balusubarhmaniyan, the Stepkids), Bill Readey (Pencilgrass, M.T. Bearington), Kenny Owens (St. Bernadette, Pocket Hotties), Adrian Vandegraaff (Titles, The Way Down, Trey Anastasio, Snake Oil), and Scott Packham (Oh, Cassius!). Like Freddy Mercury co-writing with Thelonious Monk, Nina Simone starring in Ziggy Stardust, or T. M. Thiagarajan composing for Charlie Chaplin.
Sub-Urban is a neo-soul/hip-hop fusion group. This style of music comes from a diverse list of inspirations and influences, ranging from Stevie Wonder and Michael Jackson to The Roots and Thundercat. With an intense live presence, a mix of originals and covers, and a unique chemistry between all band members, they are a group unlike any other. Whether you are a fan of rock, gospel, jazz, blues, hip-hop, or even pop music, you are sure to leave satisfied.