Sunday Morning Recovery – Monsieur Periné

Monsieur Periné are an 8 piece Latin orchestra from Bogota, Colombia. They have won a Latin Gramm award for “Best New Artist” in 2015. They recently completed a mini-US Tour, making stops in major cities. According to their bio, “Monsieur Periné’s airy yet virtuosic instrumental foundation connects 1930s Paris with the youthful spirit of modern…

New Music – Balkun Brothers

Balkun Brothers have been crowned Best Blues Band in Connecticut for the last 4 years (CT Music Awards). In 2015, they won Best Overall Band in Connecticut (CT Music Awards). Already this year, they have been semi-finalists in the International Blues Challenge and they are nominated for Best Band in New England (New England Music Awards).…

Today Is A New Day!

I’ve spent the last 6 years as the face of someone else’s blog.  I’m ready to get out on my own. I get by with a little help from you.  Inbox me your news, videos, links to events, and all the things music and entertainment you’ve got at strainsofuproar@Comcast.net (until I figure out my actual…