Break of Reality

Break of Reality

Thu, 01/16/2014 - 1:00pm

Pictured: Break of Reality

Break of Reality rocks the Henry Epstein studio Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 1 p.m. when musicians Patrick Laird, Martin Torch-Ishii, Ivan Trevino and Laura Metcalf join host Julia Figueras for Backstage Pass on Classical 91.5. They perform live and talk with Julia about their mission, commitment to music education and their Kickstarter campaign. An encore broadcast airs Sunday, January 19 at 1 p.m. on Classical 91.5.

Break of Reality is a cello rock band originally formed at the Eastman School of Music in 2003. The band is filling concert venues around the country with fans eager to hear their original music, as well as interpretations of music by Tool, Metallica, and System of a Down. Their sound is cinematic, subdued and heavy all at once, and their live audiences are equally diverse; fans of Led Zeppelin, Radiohead, and Yo-Yo Ma are finally getting acquainted.

Backstage Pass is a monthly live performance program that gives listeners the backstage experience of meeting local and visiting artists. This program is also availalbe to watch live online at WXXI.org/backstagepass.



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