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Balkun Brothers

Blue Footed Boobies

Genre : Rock

February 27

8pm Doors //

9pm Show


Individual Price: $10 / Two advance tickets for $15 /Four advance tickets for $20

Balkun Brothers is an American rock n’ roll power duo hailing from
Hartford, CT. Originally formed in 2010 by blood brothers Nick and Steve
Balkun, the duo has been described as, “Spectacular torch-bearers for
rockin’ American blues. The band brings a raw, soulful and energetic
personality that is a fresh sound for blues and rock ‘n roll.” –Theday.com.
​ Mixing heavy rock and funk grooves with traditional styles of delta and
electric blues, the Balkun Brothers are crafting a unique sound and style
all their own. Their distinct sound draws from a vast range of influences
including The Black Keys, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Black Sabbath,
Johnny Winter, Primus, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Muddy Waters, Motörhead and
many more. The band’s live shows and in-studio recordings seamlessly
transition between rock, blues, funk, jam, punk, psychedelia and everything
in-between. Known for their explosive live shows, Balkun Brothers are
quickly evolving into one of the USA’s premier duo acts and they are
gaining followers rapidly across the world with their gritty hard-rockin’
attitude. ​ After being voted ‘Best Blues Band in Connecticut’ at the
Connecticut Music Awards for the last 4 years in a row (from 2013-2016),
the band was most recently awarded ‘Best Rock Band in New England’ at the
2017 New England Music Awards.

​ Balkun Brothers have been featured alongside
Johnny Winter, Joe Bonamassa, Gary Hoey, James Cotton, Gogol
Bordello, Devon Allman, Melvin Seals and JGB, Eric Sardinas, Albert
Castiglia,The Mike Dillon Band, Dopapod, Vapors of Morphine, Selwyn
Birchwood and Chris Duarte. The duo has also been on major festival
line-ups with The Rolling Stones, Stevie Wonder, Motley Crüe, Alice Cooper,
Slayer, Iggy Pop, Gary Clark Jr. and Elvin Bishop. ​

Brothers, Nick and Steve, independently produced and released their debut album in 2015
entilted, ‘ReDrova’, which was well received and rose to #1 on the Roots
Music Report Blues-Rock album charts and was #5 on the Roots Music Report
overall Blues charts. Balkun Brothers signed with European label Dixiefrog
Records in 2015 and will be releasing their much anticipated second album,
‘Devil On TV’, with Dixiefrog in May of 2017. ​ In addition to touring
extensively throughout the United States, The band has also completed 3
European tours since 2015, performing in Germany, Belgium, Luxembourg, the
Netherlands, and France. They will return to Europe for their 4th tour in
Germany, Holland and France in Fall of 2017.

All sales are final. All performances are 21+ unless noted on the event page.

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