Befriend the Bears / Press

“Memorable guitar licks, meticulous rhythm and vocal harmonies I could live in. BTB prowess in melody and lyric is unmistakable...Befriend the Bears is an Austin-based seven piece virtuosic pairing of amoris tonal textures and feverishly erotic vocals which leaves the listener reaching for that post-coital cigarette...”

“Befriend The Bears is a jazzy five-piece pop band from Austin. A bit like Dave Matthews Band, complete with saxophone and a guest horn section, Befriend The Bears offers straightforward, mellow music. Tiana Berlin’s vocals are cleaner, clearer, and prettier (think Feist) than Matthews’, though, giving the band an intimate feel.”