Smart Bets: Yonrico Scott

There's a lot more to Yonrico Scott than his tenure as one of the percussionists for The Derek Trucks Band. He's also a record producer and songwriter in his own right, and leads his ensemble the Yonrico Scott Band. If all of that wasn't enough, Scott is also a visual artist, creating work for albums, backdrops and drumheads (view examples at On Friday, Dec. 7, Scott showcases both his music and visual art during a special event at Pisgah Brewery. He'll perform songs from his latest album, Be In My World, at 7 p.m. during a gallery opening (his work will remain on display throughout the month of December). A full-band performance follows at 9 p.m. $7.


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