Known by many as Erykah Badu's band, RC & The Gritz is an eclectic all-star group of nationally praised touring musicians in the jazz and hip-hop scenes. With avant-garde beats, atmospheric melodies, and rapping over New Orleans jazz and funk, the Texas supergroup is gaining hyper recognition. Both its albums, "Pay Your Tab" and "The Feel," feature acclaimed artists like Snoop Dogg, Raheem DeVaughn, and the queen herself, Erykah Badu.
RC & The Gritz plays with Danielle Ponder and the Tomorrow People and Lost Wax Collective on Thursday, August 3, at Flour City Station, 170 East Avenue. 9 p.m. $10. flourcitystation.com; rcandthegritz.com