After a sold out opener for Joan Jett & The Blackhearts in June of 2019 at the Fred Amphitheater, and as an opening act for up and coming Gibson artist Emily Wolfe, BAST is poised to release a new single 'Durty Durty' and B-Side 'Thump' recorded in music epicenter Athens, Georgia.


BAST's prior single, ‘Elephant’ had been in regular rotation on Cumulus radio station, 99x (98.9) in Atlanta, GA for over 2 years.

BAST also won Creative Loafing's 'Best Live Rock Act Readers Pick' in 2016.

BAST has been lauded for their exceptional live performances from the Southeast to Sunset Strip.


Vanessa Izabella's guitar skills won her Gibson’s 'SG Gal' Contest and helped establish her reputation as a premier guitarist, vocalist, performer and songwriter.


Motown influenced bassist, Hugh Ellis also serves as backing vocals, keyboardist, co-writer and producer. His melodic bass lines and driving bass tone are a staple that drives the music.


Rounding out the trio is the

indelible Tony Panzarella. Tony has performed around the Southeast with some of the regions most popular acts. Tony has also performed as a support act on the KISS KRUISE.

With their rare blend of punchy and direct improvisation coupled with hook driven songs, BAST captivates their audiences with dynamic stage chemistry, innovative guitar work coupled to a driving, soulful rhythm section.

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2019 SHOWS

January 27th | SilverLake Lounge | Los Angeles,CA

February 28th | Clermont Lounge | Atlanta, GA

June 1st | FUZZSTOCK Festival | Atlanta, GA

June 2nd | Opening Act

Joan Jett & The Blackhearts

The Fred Amphithere | Peachtree City, GA

July 12th | Tin Roof | Atlanta, GA

with Vices of Vanity


July 20th | Opening Act

National Touring Artist, Emily Wolfe from Austin, TX 

Center Stage (Vinyl) 

July 19th | The East Room | Summer NAMM | Nashville, TN

October 24th | Star Bar | Atlanta, GA

October 25th | Sweetwater Bar & Grill | Atlanta, GA

October 26th | The Nick | Birmingham, AL

December 26th | Clermont Lounge | Atlanta, GA

2018 SHOWS

**Taking Year Off To Write & Record**

August 22nd | Star Bar | Atlanta, GA

2017 SHOWS

February 18th | SoHo | Columbus, GA


April 1st | Flicker Theater | Athens, GA

April 15th | Sweetwater Bar and Grill | Atlanta, GA

May 4th | Clermont Lounge | Atlanta, GA

May 27th | SoHo | Columbus, GA

June 17th | 40Watt | Athens, GA

June 23rd | Towne Center Cinema | Avondale Estates, GA

July 1st | Drunken Unicorn | Atlanta, GA

July 15th | Smith's Olde Bar w/Buzzards of Fuzz | Atlanta, GA

2016 SHOWS

January 1st | 9PM Sportsline Bar & Grill

w/Mercury's Fire & Ashley Rivera | Lawrenceville, GA


 January 29th | 9PM The Masquerade

w/Lost in Chaos, Howl The Wolf and The Breaks | Atlanta, GA


March 1st | Bottom of the Cup | Atlanta, GA



March 4th | Sweetwater | Atlanta

w/Brandon Whitley & The Plain Janes

with Ashley Rivera


March 17th-19th | SxSW CatvsOwl | Austin. TX


March 10, 15th and 24th | Wild Wings Alpharetta | Atlanta

Bonnaroo Battle  (15 minute set)


March 24 thru May 25th | Battle of The Bands | Atlanta



March 28th | Smiths Old Bar | Atlanta



April 2nd | Union EAV | Atlanta

Howl The Wolf w/The Breaks


April 9th | Sportsline | Atlanta

w/Makeshift Jukebox


April 13th | Vinyl | Atlanta

w/The Riflery (from Nashville)


April 21st | Nicks Ice House | Hattiesburg,MS


April 22nd | The Tavern | Hattiesburg,MS


April 23rd | Industry Bar | Mobile, AL


April 30th | Sweetwater Bar and Grill | Atlanta, GA


May 5th | Union EAV | East Atlanta, GA


May 21st | Tin Roof | Atlanta, GA


May 27th | Punk Black @ Rowdy Dowdy | Atlanta, GA


July 8th | Women of Rock @ Sweetwater Bar and Grill | Atlanta,GA

July 22nd | Punk Black @ 368 Ponce | Atlanta, GA

August 20th | The Arts Exchange | Atlanta, GA

August 25th | Music Room | Atlanta, GA

September 30th | Mellow Mushroom | Jacksonville, FL

with The Tattered Saints

October 1st | World Brewery | Tampa, FL

with The Tattered Saints & A Gentlemen Army

October 20th | Thursday Thunder @ Union EAV | Atlanta, GA

with Sumilan and Nobody's Darlings

October 21st | Sweetwater Live | Duluth, GA

with Vices of Vanity

November 12th | Tin Roof | Atlanta, GA

November 13th | The SpringWater | Nashville, TN


September 23rd | 9PM Smiths Olde Bar 'Heineken Series' (Music Room)

with Mercury's Fire and Omnipresent | Atlanta, GA


October 2nd | 9PM Atmosphere w/Ashley Rivera | Loganville, GA


October 8th | 9PM Sixes Tavern w/Mercury's Fire | Cartersville, GA


October 9th | 9PM Sweetwater Bar & Grill w/Watching The Fall and Over The Effect | Duluth, GA


October 29th | 9PM Smith's Olde Bar (ATL Room) w/Audio Dose and Awesome Hours | Atlanta, GA


October 30th | 9PM South Beach w/Cemetery Boys and The Shifty South | Virginia Beach, VA


October 31st | 9PM Sweetwater Bar & Grill w/Sleazoid Mafia, State of Unrest and Theft by Deception | Atlanta, GA


November 21st | 11PM Snow Entertainment Presents (Multi-Band Bill) Hard Rock Cafe | Atlanta, GA


December 11th | 9PM Atmosphere | Bill TBD | Loganville, GA







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