Mike Brown breaks in Sofar Rochester!
On Sunday, June 28th Temperamental Recordings will be hosting an interesting “House Concert” with Mike Brown & The Contenders. Space is limited, and tickets are selling fast! Follow the link below to get tickets and don’t miss out on this rare and unique performance!
Such is the case with Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer-recording engineer, and Geneseo native Mike Brown, who doesn’t shy away from discussing the succession of hand injuries that forced him to come up with the workaround “trilling” method of guitar picking that has become his signature.
Brown had already lost use of two of his fingers when he recently got his hand crushed in the door of a service elevator while picking up a recording console in Virginia. “I had to re-learn how to play,” Brown explains from the Geneseo recording studio he founded in a renovated church space…
Members of the Berklee College of Music community have a lot to root for during Sunday night’s Grammy awards show. More than two dozen Berklee alumni have been nominated for Grammy awards this year, including three of the four members of the band Imagine Dragons. A total of 30 alumni were nominated by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences for a total of 36 Grammy awards, according to the college.