LISTEN: PER – JAUNS SAKUMS
Boyband that represented Latvia in Malmö, PeR, has a new single. The song is called Jauns Sākums (New Beginning). You can listen to it here.
INFORMATION ABOUT PeR
PeR which stands for Please explain the Rhythm is a Latvian beatbox and vocal band formed by two singers and beatboxers from Latvia (Edmunds and Ralph). Starting from 2007 PeR have performed in all of the biggest Latvian TV shows. These two musicians have already participated in the Latvian Latvian finals of 2009, 2010 and 2012. Both of the biggest Latvian festivals – the Baltic Beach Party and Positivus have shared their stages with PeR in 2009. In the summer of 2010 beatbox band PeR was one of the many contestants in festival New Wave, but before that they visited Estonia to perform in the Reiu Rock festival.
PeR have been the warm-up guys before Dub FX in three of his concerts. The feedback from PeR’s performance before Dub FX in Lithuania in November 2011 was amazing. Music critics, bloggers and fans were surprised by PeR’s ability to electrify the entire crowd with their songs and pure energy that never stops! 2011 was successful for PeR not only in Lithuania, their single Go Get Up peaked no. 2 in Denmark’s Chart Base TOP 100 and PeR were also nominated in this independent music chart as ‘Best New Artists’ and the video of the song was nominated in the category of ‘Best European Alternative Video’ and they won in both categories. In the end of 2012 PeR released their self-titled debut album which was nominated as the ‘Album of the Year’ in Latvia. (source: eurovision.tv)