What Is Feed The Beat?

Since 2006, Taco Bell and its Feed The Beat program have helped support more than 800 artists/bands, while helping fans discover new bands and bands discover new fans. Feed The Beat supports these artists in various ways, from free food on tour - no strings attached, to boosting exposure and giving them a stage.

Submissions are currently closed. Please check back soon for the Fall 2014 Feed The Beat lineup announcement.

CURRENT LINEUP

Little Hurricane

This is a behind-the-scenes peek of Little Hurricane covering the 70's classic "Afternoon Delight", to promote Taco Bell's Happier Hour. It includes studio footage and an intimate chat that uncovers how the band met, their history with Taco Bell's music program Feed The Beat, and their favorite Taco Bell items. Check it out and break away for a little afternoon delight.

Band Van Sessions

This year in Austin, we shared a van with La Blogothèque and six bands you should definitely get to know.

Hype Hotel

For the third year in a row, Hype Hotel Presented by Feed The Beat brought five days of amazing music to Austin. Check out some of our favorite videos and photos from the event.

1 EPIC LINEUP.
8 YEARS IN THE MAKING.

  1. 1,2,3
  2. 1997
  3. 25Affair
  4. 2AM Club
  5. 3LAU
  6. 3OH!3
  7. A Day To Remember
  8. A Great Big Pile of Leaves
  9. A Great Big World
  10. A Place To Bury Strangers
  11. A Rocket To The Moon
  12. A Skylit Drive
  13. A Static Lullaby
  14. A Thorn For Every Heart
  15. Action Item
  16. Adam Haworth Stephens
  17. Adelitas Way
  18. Aer
  19. After Midnight Project
  20. After The Burial
  21. After The Sirens
  22. Agent Sparks
  23. AJR
  24. Alberta Cross
  25. Alesana
  26. Alex Anwandter
  27. All Get Out
  28. All the Day Holiday
  29. All Time Low
  30. All-American Rejects
  31. Allstar Weekend
  32. Alpine
  33. AM Taxi
  34. Ambassadors
  35. Amber Pacific
  36. American Authors
  37. American Bang
  38. American Fangs
  39. American Speedway
  40. Ana Tijoux
  41. Anamanaguchi
  42. Anarbor
  43. Andrew WK
  44. Animal Kingdom
  45. Antwon
  46. Armor For Sleep
  47. Artist Vs Poet
  48. As I Lay Dying
  49. As Tall As Lions
  50. Astro
  51. Atlas Genius
  52. Atreyu
  53. Attila
  54. Babes
  55. Baby Bee
  56. Backseat Goodbye
  57. Bad Books
  58. Bad City
  59. Bad Cop
  60. Bad Rabbits
  61. Bad Suns
  62. Balance & Composure
  63. Balkans
  64. Barcelona
  65. Barely Blind
  66. Basic Vacation
  67. Battleme
  68. Battles
  69. Bear Mountain
  70. Bearcat
  71. Beartooth
  72. Beast Make Bomb
  73. Beast Patrol
  74. Best Coast
  75. Bestfriends
  76. Between The Trees
  77. Big D and the Kids Table
  78. Big Data
  79. Birds & Batteries
  80. Black Gold
  81. Black Tusk
  82. Black Veil Brides
  83. BlameShift
  84. Bleached
  85. Bleeding Through
  86. blessthefall
  87. Blitzen Trapper
  88. Blondfire
  89. Body Language
  90. Bonaventure
  91. Bosco Delrey
  92. Bosnian Rainbows
  93. Boys Like Girls
  94. Breathe Carolina
  95. Brian Bonz & The Dot Hongs
  96. Brick + Mortar
  97. Broadway Calls
  98. Bronze Radio Return
  99. Brothers of Brazil
  100. Bryce Vine
  101. Cady Groves
  102. Calvin Love
  103. Candy Hearts
  104. Capital Cities
  105. Carawae
  106. Carolina Liar
  107. Cash Cash
  108. Caught A Ghost
  109. Caveman
  110. Chancellor Warhol
  111. Charli XCX
  112. Charlotte Sometimes
  113. Cheap Girls
  114. Cheatahs
  115. Chelsea Grin
  116. Chelsea Wolfe
  117. Chiddy Bang
  118. Chiodos
  119. Chris Webby
  120. Christian TV
  121. Chromeo
  122. Chuck Ragan
  123. Churchill
  124. Circa Survive
  125. City And Colour
  126. Civil Twilight
  127. Clear Plastic Masks
  128. Cobra Starship
  129. Cold Fronts
  130. Colour Revolt
  131. Comic Book Heroes
  132. Crime In Stereo
  133. Crobot
  134. Cross Canadian Ragweed
  135. Cruiser
  136. Cruiserweight
  137. Crystal Antlers
  138. Cursive
  139. Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr
  140. Damiera
  141. Dance Gavin Dance
  142. Danger Radio
  143. Daphne Loves Derby
  144. Datsik
  145. DAVILA 666
  146. Dawn Golden and Rosy Cross
  147. Daytrader
  148. De Lux
  149. Dead Confederate
  150. Dead Country
  151. Deafheaven
  152. Dear and the Headlights
  153. Dee Goodz
  154. Deep Sea Diver
  155. Deer Tick
  156. Defeater
  157. Della Mae
  158. Delta Spirit
  159. Deluka
  160. DeSole
  161. Devin
  162. Diamond Rings
  163. Dillon Francis
  164. Dinner And A Suit
  165. Dinosaur Pile-Up
  166. Downtown Struts
  167. Dr Dog
  168. Dresses
  169. Drgn King
  170. Drop City Yacht Club
  171. Dropout Year
  172. Drowners
  173. Dry The River
  174. E For Explosion
  175. EAGULLS
  176. Earthless
  177. Easy Star All-Stars
  178. Echosmith
  179. Elastic Bond
  180. Electric Six
  181. Emarosa
  182. Emmure
  183. Empires
  184. Enon
  185. Evan Taubenfeld
  186. Everest
  187. Every Avenue
  188. Every Time I Die
  189. Eyes Set To Kill
  190. Fake Problems
  191. Family Of The Year
  192. Fang Island
  193. Far-Less
  194. Farewell Flight
  195. FAWN
  196. Fear Before
  197. FIDLAR
  198. Filligar
  199. Fireflight
  200. Fireworks
  201. Five Knives
  202. Five Star Iris
  203. For Today
  204. Forever The Sickest Kids
  205. Fort Lean
  206. Four Year Strong
  207. Foxy Shazam
  208. Foy Vance
  209. Frankie Ballard
  210. FreeSol
  211. Fun.
  212. Funeral Party
  213. G-Side
  214. Gardens & Villa
  215. gates
  216. GEMS
  217. Generationals
  218. Gentlemen Hall
  219. Geographer
  220. Ghost Beach
  221. Ghost Town
  222. Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad
  223. Girl in a Coma
  224. Girl Talk
  225. Gliss
  226. Gliss
  227. Gold Fields
  228. Goldhouse
  229. Good Old War
  230. GoodNight City
  231. Greenwood
  232. Grizfolk
  233. GRMLN
  234. Gym Class Heroes
  235. Ha Ha Tonka
  236. Hacienda
  237. Hanni El Khatib
  238. Haste The Day
  239. He Is We
  240. Heart to Heart
  241. Heartist
  242. Heaven's Basement
  243. Heavy Cream
  244. Hellogoodbye
  245. Hellyeah
  246. Hey Monday
  247. Highlines
  248. Hit The Lights
  249. Holiday Parade
  250. Hollis Brown
  251. Hollywood Black
  252. HOLYCHILD
  253. Honeybrowne
  254. Hot Chelle Rae
  255. Hotspur
  256. Houndmouth
  257. Houses
  258. Howler
  259. HRVRD
  260. Hundred Year Storm
  261. Husky
  262. Hymns
  263. I Am The Dream
  264. I See Stars
  265. I:Scintilla
  266. Iamsu
  267. Imaginary Cities
  268. Imagine Dragons
  269. In The Valley Below
  270. In This Moment
  271. Inhale Exhale
  272. Into It. Over It.
  273. Iron Thrones
  274. It Boys!
  275. It’s Like Love
  276. Itch
  277. Ivan & Alyosha
  278. iwrestledabearonce
  279. J. Roddy Walston & The Business
  280. Jack and White
  281. JEFF The Brotherhood
  282. Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas
  283. Jet Lag Gemini
  284. JJAMZ
  285. Jon Pardi
  286. Josh Thompson
  287. Jukebox the Ghost
  288. Juliet Simms
  289. June
  290. Jupiter One
  291. Just Surrender
  292. Karate High School
  293. Kate Miller-Heidke
  294. Katie Kerkhover
  295. Kelsey and the Chaos!
  296. Kevin Hammond
  297. Kids These Days
  298. Kill Hannah
  299. Killer Mike
  300. Kinky
  301. Kitten
  302. Kiven
  303. Knights of The Abyss
  304. Knuckle Puck
  305. Kopecky Family Band
  306. Kreayshawn
  307. Kris Orlowski
  308. Kyng
  309. La Vida Boheme
  310. Laura Stevenson
  311. Laura Warshauer
  312. Le Butcherettes
  313. Leagues
  314. Leftover Cuties
  315. Lemuria
  316. Les Savy Fav
  317. Less Than Jake
  318. Let Me Run
  319. Let’s Get It
  320. Letters Burning
  321. Lettuce
  322. Little Comets
  323. Little Daylight
  324. little hurricane
  325. Look Mexico
  326. Lord Huron
  327. Los Amigos Invisibles
  328. Lovedrug
  329. Lucero
  330. Ludo
  331. Lydia
  332. Mac DeMarco
  333. Machines Are People Too
  334. Mackintosh Braun
  335. Madi Diaz
  336. Madina Lake
  337. Mae
  338. Maggie Rose
  339. Magic Man
  340. Make Do And Mend
  341. Man Overboard
  342. Manchester Orchestra
  343. Manika
  344. Mansions
  345. Maps & Atlases
  346. Marc Scibilia
  347. Mariachi El Bronx
  348. Mason
  349. Math The Band
  350. matt pond PA
  351. Mayday Parade
  352. Mayer Hawthorne
  353. Maylene and the Sons of Disaster
  354. MC Lars
  355. Meg & Dia
  356. Megan Nicole
  357. Memphis High
  358. Mercy Mercedes
  359. Meriwether
  360. MeTalkPretty
  361. Mexican Institute of Sound
  362. Miami Horror
  363. Middle Class Rut
  364. Mideau
  365. Midnight Red
  366. Midnight Spin
  367. Milo Greene
  368. Ming
  369. Miniature Tigers
  370. MisterWives
  371. MKTO
  372. Modern Baseball
  373. Monte Negro
  374. Moon King
  375. Moon Taxi
  376. Mose Giganticus
  377. MoZella
  378. Mr. Dream
  379. Municipal Waste
  380. Murder By Death
  381. Music For Animals
  382. Mustard Pimp
  383. My American Heart
  384. My Favorite Highway
  385. Nathen Maxwell and the Original Bunny Gang
  386. National Product
  387. Nations Afire
  388. NeedToBreathe
  389. Neon Trees
  390. Neulore
  391. Never Shout Never
  392. New Beat Fund
  393. New Found Glory
  394. New Medicine
  395. New Politics
  396. Nightmare & The Cat
  397. NO
  398. No Joy
  399. Nocturnal Me
  400. NONONO
  401. Nortec Collective Presents: Bostich & Fussible
  402. Nothing More
  403. Now, Now
  404. Now, Now Every Children
  405. O’ Brother
  406. Oh Honey
  407. Oh, Sleeper
  408. Old Union
  409. On An On
  410. On The Last Day
  411. One For The Team
  412. Owen
  413. Owl City
  414. Ozma
  415. Pacific Air
  416. Palaris
  417. Palenke Soultribe
  418. Panama Wedding
  419. Panda & Angel
  420. Pangea
  421. Panthers
  422. PAPA
  423. Paper Route
  424. Parachute
  425. Parade of Lights
  426. Passenger
  427. Passion Pit
  428. Patent Pending
  429. Pentimento
  430. People Under The Stairs
  431. Periphery
  432. Person L
  433. Peter Wolf Crier
  434. Phosphorescent
  435. Pickwick
  436. Pierce The Veil
  437. Pigeon John
  438. Pity Sex
  439. PlayRadioPlay!
  440. Plug in Stereo
  441. PMtoday
  442. Poison the Well
  443. Polar Bear Club
  444. Polaris at Noon
  445. Pomegranates
  446. Portugal. The Man
  447. Powerglove
  448. Pretty In Stereo
  449. Priory
  450. Prospect Hill
  451. PUP
  452. Pure Bathing Culture
  453. Quietdrive
  454. Ra Ra Riot
  455. Racing Kites
  456. RDGLDGRN
  457. Real Friends
  458. Rebelution
  459. Red Collar
  460. Red Fang
  461. Rediscover
  462. Resident Hero
  463. Restorations
  464. Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band
  465. Revocation
  466. Ritmo Machine
  467. Rival Sons
  468. River Boat Gamblers
  469. River City Extension
  470. Rixton
  471. Roman Candle
  472. Rome
  473. Rookie Of The Year
  474. Royal Teeth
  475. Royal Thunder
  476. Runner Runner
  477. RVSB (Raff vs Bitman)
  478. Sainthood Reps
  479. Sante Les Amis
  480. Savoir Adore
  481. Say Anything
  482. Scars on 45
  483. Schoolboy Humor
  484. Scratch Track
  485. Secret Secret Dino Club
  486. Senses Fail
  487. Set Your Goals
  488. Shadows Fall
  489. Shayna Zaid & The Catch
  490. Sherwood
  491. Shinobi Ninja
  492. Shiny Toy Guns
  493. Shovels and Rope
  494. Silverstein
  495. Single File
  496. Sir Sly
  497. Sirah
  498. Sister Crayon
  499. SKATERS
  500. Ski Lodge
  501. Sleeper Agent
  502. Slightly Stoopid
  503. Slow Club
  504. Smile Smile
  505. Smith Westerns
  506. Socratic
  507. SomeKindaWonderful
  508. Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin
  509. Sophie Madeleine
  510. Soul Control
  511. SPEAK
  512. Speakers
  513. St. Lucia
  514. Stephen Kellogg & The Sixers
  515. Stereo Skyline
  516. Stick To Your Guns
  517. Stickup Kid
  518. Story of the Year
  519. Strange Talk
  520. Street Dogs
  521. Strike Anywhere
  522. Striking Matches
  523. Sucka Brown
  524. Suckers
  525. Swearin'
  526. T. Mills
  527. Tacocat
  528. Team Spirit
  529. TeamMate
  530. Telescreen
  531. Temples
  532. Tennis System
  533. Tensnake
  534. Tera Melos
  535. Terrible Things
  536. The 1975
  537. The Acacia Strain
  538. The Academy Is
  539. The Aggrolites
  540. The Almost
  541. The Apache Relay
  542. The Appreciation Post
  543. The Bigger Lights
  544. The Bixby Knolls
  545. The Black and White Years
  546. The Black Angels
  547. The Bouncing Souls
  548. The Bronx
  549. The Cab
  550. The Ceremonies
  551. The Chariot
  552. The Chevin
  553. The Color Morale
  554. The Colourist
  555. The Constellations
  556. The Dangerous Summer
  557. The Dares
  558. The Devil Wears Prada
  559. The Dig
  560. The Dirty Guv’nahs
  561. The Dodos
  562. The Downtown Fiction
  563. The Drums
  564. The Ecstatics
  565. The Envy Corps
  566. The Fast Computers
  567. The Features
  568. The Friday Night Boys
  569. The Front Bottoms
  570. The Frontier Brothers
  571. The Gaslight Anthem
  572. The Gay Blades
  573. The Girlfriend Season
  574. The Graduate
  575. The Green
  576. The Griswolds
  577. The Hanks
  578. The Hint
  579. The Hood Internet
  580. The Hounds Below
  581. The Hunts
  582. The Hush Sound
  583. The King Left
  584. The Knocks
  585. The Last Vegas
  586. The Life and Times
  587. The Lighthouse & The Whaler
  588. The Little Ones
  589. The Lives of Famous Men
  590. The Lonely Forest
  591. The Love Language
  592. The Lovely Bad Things
  593. The Lumineers
  594. The Maeshi
  595. The Maine
  596. The Mile After
  597. The Morning Of
  598. The Mowgli's
  599. The Myriad
  600. The Neighbourhood
  601. The Pains of Being Pure at Heart
  602. The Parlor Mob
  603. The Parson Red Heads
  604. The Photo Atlas
  605. The Postelles
  606. The Ready Set
  607. The Republic Tigers
  608. The Rocketboys
  609. The Rosebuds
  610. The Rouge
  611. The Scotland Yard Gospel Choir
  612. The Secret Handshake
  613. The Shackeltons
  614. The Silent Comedy
  615. The Stiletto Formal
  616. The Story So Far
  617. The Strypes
  618. The Summer Set
  619. The Swellers
  620. The Sword
  621. The Uglysuit
  622. The Virginmarys
  623. The Weeks
  624. The White Tie Affair
  625. The Wonder Years
  626. The World Is A Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid To Die
  627. The Wytches
  628. Therefore I Am
  629. These Green Eyes
  630. This Is Hell
  631. This Providence
  632. This Time Next Year
  633. This Will Destroy You
  634. Those Darlins
  635. Thousand Foot Krutch
  636. Thursday
  637. Tiger Army
  638. Timeflies
  639. Title Fight
  640. Tito Lopez
  641. Tokyo Police Club
  642. Tokyo Rose
  643. Tommy & The High Pilots
  644. Tony Molina
  645. Touche Amore
  646. Transit
  647. Trapper Schoepp & The Shades
  648. Trash Talk
  649. Travie McCoy
  650. Trenchtown
  651. Trouble Andrew
  652. Tumbledown
  653. Turbo Fruits
  654. TV/TV
  655. Tweens
  656. Twenty One Pilots
  657. Twin Forks
  658. Twin Peaks
  659. Tyga
  660. Typhoon
  661. Underoath
  662. Unearth
  663. Upon A Burning Body
  664. Useless Keys
  665. Vacationer
  666. Veara
  667. VersaEmerge
  668. Verse
  669. Viceroy
  670. Vintage Trouble
  671. Vinyl Thief
  672. Vonnegutt
  673. Walk Off The Earth
  674. Walk The Moon
  675. Wallpaper.
  676. Wampire
  677. War of Ages
  678. Wavves
  679. We Are Augustines
  680. We Are Scientists
  681. We Are The Fury
  682. We Are The Ocean
  683. We Barbarians
  684. We Came As Romans
  685. We The Kings
  686. White Arrows
  687. White Denim
  688. White Lies
  689. White Lung
  690. White Rabbits
  691. Whitechapel
  692. Wild Child
  693. Wild Moccasins
  694. Wild Party
  695. Wildcat! Wildcat!
  696. William Elliott Whitmore
  697. Wyldlife
  698. XV
  699. Yellow Red Sparks
  700. You Blew It!
  701. Young & Sick
  702. Young Evils
  703. Young London
  704. Young Man
  705. Young Statues
  706. Young the Giant
  707. Youngblood Hawke
  708. Yung Skeeter
  709. ZZ Ward