Original Hard Rock with a touch of grace. Sound-Beast is a fusion of progressive rock, metal, and jazz.

Sound Beast is a group of veteran musicians from around the Butte, Montana area. Every band member has had a lifetime of musical experience recording and touring. Their playing styles run from jazz to heavy metal. With a passion for good, solid hard rock, their original music has been compared to Nirvana, AC-DC, Rage Against the Machine, Alice in Chains, and Tool. The band has been together for over 4 years, and after performing in local venues throughout Montana they are spreading their passionate message of solid hard rock! Members include Christopher Borton on drums, John English on lead vocals and guitar, Tony Sanchez on bass, and Bill von Brethorst on guitar.

Quotes & Press

Top highlights from 2018
→ You Oughta Check out This Band!
Just got done listening to the latest Sound Beast EP. Wow, man. It KILLS. Shades of the Toadies. And I do not utter that comparison lightly. ~ Facebook

Top highlights from 2017
→ Sound Beast releases the EP "Crushed"
Four new songs that showcase the harder side of Sound Beast.

Top highlights from 2016
→ Sound Beast releases the EP "Red Sky"
Four new songs that embody the evolving essence of the Sound Beast tribe.

→ Performed the 2016 Original Festival in Butte, Montana

→ "These guys rocked it here in the Bitterroot last night, can't wait to see them again, what an amazing group." (Facebook review)

→ In late 2015 Sound Beast released the four song EP,
"Bite of the Beast."