Purple @ the Gig April 1

Purple @ the Gig April 1

Known as a “three-piece thunderflash of rock excitement,” Beaumont’s own Purple returns home Friday, April 1, to perform at the Gig on Crockett Street. This will be a CD release concert promoting their forthcoming album, Bodacious. Taylor Busby, Hanna Brewer and Joe Cannariato have 12 new tracks on the disc including “Backbone,” “Mini Van,” “Bliss,” “Money,” “Medicated,” “Bodacious,” “Pretty Mouth,” “Birthday,” “Geniva,” “Be Empty,” “She Know Me” and “Feel the Low.” Purple is coming off 13 performances in a six-day span at SXSW. Also performing is Buhu of Austin, who will be celebrating their newest release, Relationshapes. Local acts Buffalo Paws and UnU will open the show. Doors open at 8 p.m. and tickets are $5.

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