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Bio: "SONJA PERENDA: ROCK-PERA?" (Chris West, Skope Magazine).
Sonja Perenda is a Rock Opera (= "Rock-Pera") singer from Austria and entered the show biz more than 10 years ago. It all started with a spontaneous performance in Vienna at the early age of 14 – and her ever-burning passion for performin...See Full Bio
“Genre blending is nothing new to the music industry. Myriad of new genres have come from the innovative melding of facets from differing musical styles into one sound. Uncle Tupelo comes to mind as they arguably gave birth to the Alt Country music scene. But some genres appear completely mutually exclusive and seem to defy the prospect of blending; so diametrically opposed in styles that one would never imagine a marriage of the two. But for the innovative, they tend to see similarities where most of us see only exclusivity. Such is the case with Austrian songbird, Sonja Perenda, whose blend of classic vocal technique with contemporary rock, has led some to label it “operatic rock.” With six years of working and writing behind her what has emerged is a collection of Sonja’s emotive lyrical matter, in fact, melded with heavy rock and metal riffs. Think one part opera (sung in English), another part metal instrumentation with an almost Trans-Siberian Orchestra backing.”