BREAKERBOX: #RockisAlive

15 Nov

BREAKERBOX performing LIVE with SEETHER at Buffalo, NY’s Thursday at the Harbor

Rock outfit BREAKERBOX (Christina DeNee and Scott Calandra) are on a mission to show the world that #RockisAlive and are breaking new ground with their unique blend of Hard Rock, Pop & Electronica. Most recently collaborating with co-producer Chris Baseford (Rob Zombie, Tommy Lee, John 5) on their brand new single “Summertime,” the band takes you Behind the Scenes as they record at Tommy Lee’s exclusive Atrium Studios.

Everyone is taking notice of BREAKERBOX in 2012, from Tommy Lee of Motley Crue giving the band his Rock stamp of approval by tweeting about them to all of his followers, to a healthy team of industry sponsors such as Audio Technica Microphones, PreSonus Audio, Native Instruments, Steven Slate (Slate Digital Software), Los Cabos Drum Sticks, Gator Cases & Daisy Rock Guitars. Corporate friendships such as COORS LIGHT LIVE who sponsored the “BREAKERBOX Hometown Launch Concert” which SOLD OUT in a venue record breaking 20 minutes turning away a reported 250 fans. (SEE LIVE FAN FOOTAGE)

The bands epic high energy live performances of songs from their debut album “THESE ARE STRANGE DAYS” solidified the duo a spot at Buffalo NY’s famed THURSDAY AT THE HARBOR infront of a crowd of 10,000 sharing the stage with international rock powerhouse SEETHER, where BREAKERBOX brought the biggest turn out for an opener in the venue’s history. Helping to bring even more attention their ever-growing brand and #RockisAlive campaign. (SEE LIVE FAN FOOTAGE)

Together all of this has allowed BREAKERBOX  to rise above the noise level. National and International Indie Rock Radio put the band in heavy rotation, Social Media and Bloggers got on board as well and the word that #RockisAlive began to spread. Currently the band is in production with Chris Baseford on new material which will be released in 2013. Bringing their fans with them every step of the way with their YouTube webisodes one step at a time.

BREAKERBOX- #RockisAlive (Ep 1) LOVE ME RIGHT- Vox Production- Behind the Scenes

For more on BREAKERBOX visit www.BREAKERBOX.TV

Nov. 4th Heineken Music to spotlight Emerging Original Acts- BREAKERBOX with French Quarter Hounds & Mindy Davey

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FRIDAY November 4th- 8pm LIVE

Buffalo Iron Works, located in Buffalo New York’s in demand Cobblestone Entertainment District; will be the host to one of the most anticipated Concert events of the Fall. Heineken Music has teamed with Buffalo’s own Alternative Rock/Pop Duo “BREAKERBOX” and their production company JK Music Development to bring an incredible All Ages Concert event spotlighting Original Musical Artists on the rise.


BREAKERBOX is the Alt Rock/Pop Power Duo of Vocalist Christina DeNee‘ & Drummer Scott Calandra. Known as the “Big Drums with a Big Voice”; this writing & production team are quickly making an name for themselves in the Music Industry with their entrepreneurial work ethic and creative live performances. Since starting their collaboration with co-producer Chris Baseford (Nickleback/Shinedown); which brought them to recording at Tommy Lee of Motley Crue‘s exclusive Atrium Studio in Los Angeles; the duo has shared the stage with some of Rock Music’s top selling acts and built a strong family of industry sponsors such as Audio Technica Microphones, PreSonus Audio, Slate Digital & PC Audio Labs. With the viral success of their independently released Music Video “SUMMERTIME“; the highly anticipated National Single release from BREAKERBOX coming in Fall 2016 is shaping up to be their biggest success to date. Visit BREAKERBOX.TV for more

fqh-plainThe French Quarter Hounds is a Horn Fusion band also based of Buffalo, NY and were winners of the 2016 Music Is Art Battle of the Bands.
Music Is Art; founded by Robby Takac of the chart topping “Goo-Goo Dolls” has brought this incredible new Horn-Fusion 6 piece band to the forefront- with their unique New Orleans influenced power fusion sound. FHQ recently took to Takac’s incredible GCR studio in Buffalo to redeem their prize of a full 5 song EP of both original tunes and original arrangements. Due to be released in late October; The French Quarter Hounds consisting of Jacob Aguglia, Mike Bunny, Nate Kalnitz, Kyle Michaels, Evan Miller, Ryan Stoll, & Matthew White are a MUST SEE!

mindy-faceMindy Davey is a 23 year old Singer/Songwriter originally from Clarence, NY. With support from local WNY radio stations such as WBLK 93.7FM & 92.9 Jack FM, her latest single “Peace” has been slowly making its way into peoples hearts in 2016.  With her positive message and refreshing honesty about her own life struggles in her short history; Mindy’s soft but powerful voice mixed with her Hip Hop influenced lyrical content makes this Alternative Pop artist one to watch!

THE HEINEKEN GIRLSheineken-girls

Doors open 7pm
Show starts 8pm

$5 Heineken
$15 Admission


Buffalo Iron Works
Intimate live music lounge in an early 1900s factory space serving burgers, wings & other bar food.
Address: 49 Illinois St, Buffalo, NY 14203|
Phone: (716) 200-1893





July 14th Heineken presents: The Emerging Artist Showcase: BREAKERBOX & Under Great Lights

27 Jun


“BREAKERBOX almost left the Mohawk place in rubble” according to Joe Smith of after witnessing the Buffalo born Alt Rock/Duo’s last Hometown headlining performance which sold out in record breaking time.


Since then the writing & production team of Vocalist Christina DeNee’ & Drummer Scott Calandra have been busy making an name for themselves in the Music Industry writing and producing for other up & coming artists and building a buzz with their entrepreneurial work ethic & creative live performances, pushing the envelope of female fronted modern music with their unique blend of Pop, Rock, Funk & Dance.


BREAKERBOX with co-producer Chris Baseford at Tommy Lee of Motley Crue’s exclusive Atrium Studio in LA.

With their independently released Music Video “SUMMERTIME” going viral reaching over half of a million views, Scott & Christina were excited to bring their true studio production vision to the masses! Adding to an already healthy team of industry partnerships such as Audio Technica Microphones, PreSonus Audio & Slate Digital– BREAKERBOX worked hand in hand with new partner PC Audio Labs– to development an innovative new live show bringing their high energy and soulful power with drums & vocals while performing to the tracks the duo has produced in their studio facility. Bringing their true vision to life.

Their production company JK Music Development has now teamed with Heineken & Alt Buffalo 107.7FM to bring an exciting Concert Series to their hometown of Buffalo, NY featuring not only BREAKERBOX but bringing in other up & coming national recording & performance artists they have connected with who are also emerging onto the National scene.
Taking place Thursday July 14th, 2016 at Buffalo Iron Works in the cities emerging Cobblestone Entertainment District; “The Emerging Artist Showcase” will feature the Alt Rock/Pop Duo BREAKERBOX as well as Alt Pop Artist from Nashville, TN “Under Great Lights” and will be hosted by emerging Spokesmodel/Host & Cyber Playmate Buffalo native Dorothy Grant.


Dorothy Noel Grant (HOST)

Other emerging Models from WNY ; Stephanie Angeline, Julie Earsing & Kara Hazelet will be the events Brand Ambassadors representing Heineken and will be heading up “Give Aways” and more!

ticketfly-bubble-vector-CMYK$15 Advance Tickets Available:
$18 at Door
16+ Show
$5 Heineken
Doors at 8pm- Show at 9pm



6 Jan


The Rock/Pop duo BREAKERBOX rang in 2014 the best way possible. By playing a blistering set sharing the stage with rock legends “Living Colour” at one of the biggest New Years Celebrations on the East Coast, the 2014 Hard Rock Live Guitar Drop in Niagara Falls USA.

Bringing to a close what was a breakout year for the Buffalo, New York duo which is the brain child of drummer/producer Scott Calandra & singer/songwriter Christina DeNee’. After a 2013 collaboration with co-producer Chris Baseford (Rob Zombie, Tommy Lee, John 5) which brought the duo to Tommy Lee of Motley Crue’s exclusive Atrium Studios, the music video for the first single released “Summertime,” quickly started to make noise through out social media and reached over a half of a million YouTube views in only a few short weeks.

With a healthy team of sponsors such as Coors Light Live, who sponsored the bands sold out hometown debut, as well as Audio Technica Microphones, Los Cabos DrumSticks, PreSonus Audio, Slate Digital Software, and Gator Cases; BREAKERBOX has gained even more exposure by bringing their high energy, integral live performances to sold out crowds sharing the stage with some of rock music’s top selling artists such as “SEETHER” & “THEORY OF DEADMAN“.

BREAKERBOX performing LIVE with SEETHER at Buffalo, NY's Thursday at the Harbor

BREAKERBOX performing LIVE with SEETHER at Buffalo, NY’s Thursday at the Harbor

Even Tommy Lee (Motley Crue), Clint Lowery (Sevendust) & Mark Tremonti (AlterBridge/Creed) have given the band their rock stamp of approval by tweeting about them to all of their followers. Helping to spread the word that a new form of female fronted rock music is taking over, and BREAKERBOX is the ambassador.

BREAKERBOX backstage with Tommy Lee at the Motley Crue/Kiss “The Tour” 2012


Produced by: BREAKERBOX & Chris Baseford



“Behind the Scenes” Recording at Tommy Lee’s Atrium Studios

Rock Duo BREAKERBOX release “SUMMERTIME” Official Music Video

21 Aug


This latest single from this East Coast Rock/Pop/Electronica Duo,SUMMERTIME is the first of many musical collaborations between BREAKERBOX singer/songwriter Christina DeNee’, Drummer/Producer Scott Calandra and co-producer Chris Baseford (Tommy Lee/Avril Lavign/Rob Zombie). Recorded in Los Angeles at Tommy Lee of Motley Crue’s exclusive Atrium Studios, “SUMMERTIME” is now available on iTunes and all digital retailers.



An end of Summer celebration, the official Music Video for the BREAKERBOX single was filmed on location in a suburb of their hometown of Buffalo, NY just days after the band shared the stage in front a sold out crowd with world renowned rock band “Theory of A DeadMan” at the Labatt Blue Concert Series. With the help of a healthy team of music industry sponsors, such as Audio Technica Microphones, Los Cabos Drum Sticks, PreSonus Audio, Gator Cases and  Slate Digital, as well as clothing provided by independent designers and Western New York based companies Vintage ChameleonSaiOne Clothing and costumes by George & Company, a simple country barn was turned into an impromptu live performance summer party; capturing the fun and driving rhythm of the bands uptempo ode to young lust in the Summer.

BREAKERBOX- SUMMERTIME [OFFICIAL] TEASER- Recording at  Tommy Lee’s Atrium Studios

The #RockisAlive Movement is going strong moving into Fall of 2013 with select national and international shows to be announced, BREAKERBOX is taking their unique brand of rock/pop/electronica and high energy performances to the masses. Join the movement by following BREAKERBOX on all social media-

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