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Ohio’s Twelve3south Studio welcomes boy band, The Filharmonic

TIPP CITY, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The doors at twelve3south Studio are always open to artists who are looking to make some music, even if they stop in at a moment’s notice. The Ohio music studio, which is owned by producer and performer Donnie Reis, hosted The Filharmonic, of NBC’s ‘The Sing Off’ Season 4 when the up-and-coming a cappella group stopped in to lay down a few tracks for an upcoming EP.

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RIP XP: KiwiG PhonTunes Helps Windows PC Users to Transfer Music and Playlists with XP End of Life

HONG KONG and NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: XP FINAL COUNTDOWN: After April 8, it’s going to be a tough time for most Windows XP users as their operating system will henceforth no longer receive security patches, application updates or any kind of support from Microsoft. KiwiGeeker, the developer of the creative multi-device music transfer freeware KiwiG PhonTunes, encourages Windows XP users to back up their important music files very soon, to avoid potential file loss.

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Author-Speaker Loren Weisman appearing at 2014 L.A. Times Festival of Books April 12-13 at booth 934

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Music industry guru, Loren Weisman, author of ‘The Artist’s Guide to Success in the Music Business’ (ISBN: 978-1608325788) and co-founder of Artists Bridge, a new music industry resource hub, will be at the 2014 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books from April 12-13 at booth 934.

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Chicago Music Conference and Midwest Urban Fashion Summit launch June 27-29 in Illinois

CHICAGO, Ill. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Executive and AR Representatives from major and reputable U.S. independent record labels along with other music industry ‘power brokers’ and insiders will be in Gurnee, Illinois June 27-29, 2014 at the Holiday Inn Gurnee Convention Center for the 2014 Chicago Music Conference.

TOPICS: Clothing and Fashion, Events, Music, Newsdesk, State: Illinois
 
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Chicago Native and Jazz Vocalist Lenora Zenzalai Helm to Perform in Concert with the Durham Symphony Orchestra

CHICAGO, Ill. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Chicago native, and stunningly gifted vocalist, educator and founder of the progressive programs Vocal Musicianship Academy and Vocal Jazz Online, Lenora Zenzalai Helm, has received the coup honor of an invitation to be a featured singer in the program ‘Durham Symphony Orchestra and All That Jazz.’

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Pit Stop Players will present an unusual concert entitled ‘Date Night’ featuring group members and their spouses performing together

NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: New York’s The Pit Stop Players, a fourteen-member instrumental ensemble composed of veteran Broadway pit musicians, will present an unusual concert entitled ‘Date Night,’ featuring group members and their spouses performing together. The event will take place Monday, March 24, 2014 at the Leonard Nimoy Thalia at Peter Norton Symphony Space.

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‘Durham Symphony and All That Jazz’ comes to Carolina Theater highlighting NC composer-of-the-year Steven Bryant

DURHAM, N.C. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Gifted vocalist, educator and founder of the progressive programs Vocal Musicianship Academy and Vocal Jazz Online, Lenora Helm Hammonds, has received the coup honor of an invitation to be a featured singer in the program ‘Durham Symphony Orchestra and All That Jazz.’

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Caroline Glaser of ‘The Voice’ touring with Donnie Reis in several Midwest and Mid-Atlantic states

TIPP CITY, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Producer and musician Donnie Reis of Twelve3south Studio in Tipp City, Ohio is set to join up-and-coming singer songwriter Caroline Glaser from ‘The Voice’ for a three-week tour of several Midwest and Mid-Atlantic states, including stops near Chicago, Boston, and New York City.

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‘Orphan’ Music Video Raises Awareness of the Plight of Orphaned Kids Caught Between Adult Battles

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Adoptions of older children and teens are often called ‘rescues’ because kids ‘age out’ at 16 Years-old. These children usually wind up homeless, with bleak futures. Many become addicted to drugs. Project One Forty Three, Inc. (Project 143), a 501(c)3 non-profit organization presently working with orphanages in Ukraine, Latvia and China, pairs these forgotten, hard-to-adopt kids with ‘host families’ in the U.S. for 4-6 weeks each summer and winter.

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Blue Hill Troupe presents Gilbert & Sullivan’s ‘Ruddigore’ for its 90th anniversary, and to support Autism Community

NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The Blue Hill Troupe, Ltd., the only musical theater group in New York City to donate its net proceeds to charity, celebrates its 90th season with Gilbert & Sullivan’s ‘Ruddigore.’ Proceeds will benefit Quality Services for the Autism Community.

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New book by music business consultant Loren Weisman, ‘The Artist’s Guide’ provides roadmap for an artist’s journey from passion to profession

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: A new book, ‘The Artist’s Guide to Success in the Music Business, 2nd Edition’ (ISBN: 978-1608325788) by Loren Weisman is now available in 26 different countries as well as an eBook edition. Weisman’s book delivers the ‘who, what, when, where, why, and how’ of the steps musicians and bands have to take to succeed in music.

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Contemporary Christian album, ‘To the Least of These’ announced by SoulDirection1

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Zaricor Jackson, Jr. and Lillie Jackson of SoulDirection1 announced this week the release of their new contemporary Christian album, ‘To the Least of These,’ a compilation of 13 songs they have written to inspire and uplift most anyone who is experiencing a difficult time in their lives or for the simple enjoyment of listening to good music.

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Ohio Recording Studio twelve3south Produces Hit Song with ‘The Voice’ Caroline Glaser

TIPP CITY, Ohio /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Producer and musician Donnie Reis of Ohio’s twelve3south studio hits a home run with the Caroline Glaser song ‘Money Tree.’ Recorded and produced in Tipp City, ‘Money Tree’ was charting as the number two singer-songwriter single on iTunes as of December 17, 2013. The song was co-written by Reis and Glaser, and was produced at twelve3south by Donnie Reis and Steve Lunt.

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University of UNC-Greensboro has given The Bob Moog Foundation a collection of vintage synthesizer hardware

ASHEVILLE, N.C. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The Music Department of the University of UNC-Greensboro has given The Bob Moog Foundation a collection of vintage synthesizer hardware and other equipment. The gift, which will be on permanent loan at the Foundation, was announced today by the Foundation’s executive director Michelle Moog-Koussa.

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DJ-Producer Rodger Forrest is the Latest Artist to Join Valiant Horizon Record Label

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Atlanta-based record label Valiant Horizon today announced that Rodger Forrest is the latest musician to join its artist roster. With a number of EDM recordings and European DJ performances already under his belt, Rodger is positioned to take the dance music world by storm. Influenced by many genres, he comfortably produces music in a number of spaces including electro, trance, deep house and progressive.

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English electronic pop icon Gary Numan signs Moog Synth to help music education nonprofit, The Bob Moog Foundation

ASHEVILLE, N.C. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The Bob Moog Foundation is proud to announce a raffle for a vintage Minimoog synthesizer, signed by English electronic pop music icon Gary Numan. The raffle runs from November 20, 2013 through December 31, 2013. This raffle is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity; a chance to own the most sought-after vintage synthesizer of all time.

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Music Industry Career Marketing Book Hits the Right Notes: ‘The Artist’s Guide to Success in the Music Business’ Released Today

AUSTIN, Texas /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Greenleaf Book Group Press today announced release of ‘The Artist’s Guide to Success in the Music Business’ (ISBN: 9781608325788) by Loren Weisman. ‘The Artist’s Guide’ is available nationwide today, November 13 and will be published in an eBook edition and an audio book edition January 2014.

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Sandra Piller sings chart-topping hits and some of the best-known sports songs of all time at Holiday 2013 show

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: On the Saturday night before Thanksgiving 2013, country music artist Sandra Piller will perform a special show featuring songs written by her mother-in-law. What makes this sweet gesture interesting to music lovers is that the songs co-written by Ruth Roberts were hits for such stars as Doris Day, Debbie Reynolds, and The Lennon Sisters.

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Blue Hill Troupe 90th Season opens with ‘The Drowsy Chaperone’ and will benefit Quality Services for the Autism Community

NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: Blue Hill Troupe, Ltd., the only musical theater group in New York City to donate its net proceeds to charity, launches its historic 90th season with ‘The Drowsy Chaperone.’ A rare combination of unprecedented originality and blinding talent, ‘The Drowsy Chaperone’ boldly addresses a great unspoken desire in all of our hearts: to be entertained.

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Music director Joshua Rosenblum scares up a Concert of Unholy Terrors with ‘The Pit Stop Players and The Pendulum’

NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS: The Pit Stop Players, a 14-member instrumental ensemble composed of veteran Broadway pit musicians, launch their fifth season with a concert of Halloween-themed music ‘The Pit Stop Players and the Pendulum.’

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Greenleaf Press will release ‘The Artist’s Guide to Success in the Music Business’ on August 13

AUSTIN, Texas /eNewsChannels/ — NEWS May 8, 2013: Greenleaf Press today announced the upcoming release of ‘The Artist’s Guide to Success in the Music Business’ by Loren Weisman. ‘The Artist’s Guide to Success in the Music Business’ (ISBN: 978-1608325788, 7×9 Paperback) will be available nationwide on August 13, 2013 and will be published simultaneously in an eBook edition (ISBN: 978-1608325795) and an audio book edition.

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Sandra Piller, Chart-Topping Country Music Artist, and Her Mom to appear at The Hollywood Show 2013

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Featuring in-person appearances of more than five dozen celebrities from classic motion pictures and television, The Hollywood Show has emerged as one of the world’s most celebrated autograph and photo-opportunities for fans, and the upcoming 2013 event will feature country singer, and Shady Hill Records recording artist, Sandra Piller.

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DashBook Software Extends Integration to Calculate Royalties with QuickBooks Data

HOUSTON, Texas /eNewsChannels/ — Financial Softworks, LLC today announced the release of the latest enhancements to their popular DashBook Royalty Pro system, which now includes the ability to directly create royalty checks or bill payments within Intuit QuickBooks, with special emphasis on book publishers, record labels, and music publishers and distributors.

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U.S. Department of State

American Music Abroad: Hip Hop Group Audiopharmacy to Tour Southeast Asia

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ — Today, The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs announced that San Francisco-based hip hop group “Audiopharmacy” will tour Southeast Asia and the Pacific as part of the American Music Abroad program. With roots in hip hop, Audiopharmacy fuses live instrumentation and global musical styles, making for an […]

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Kennedy Center and Carnegie Hall welcome ensembles of the Afghan National Institute of Music (ANIM)

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ — The U.S. Department of State has announced that ensembles of the Afghan National Institute of Music (ANIM) will travel to three cities in the United States from February 3-15, 2013 for performances and cultural exchange with American youth orchestras. The Afghan National Institute of Music reflects a modern Afghanistan, in which […]

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Dr. Bob’s SoundSchool, the Bob Moog Foundation’s hallmark educational project, is expanding to serve two school districts in Western North Carolina

ASHEVILLE, N.C. /eNewsChannels/ — Dr. Bob’s SoundSchool (DBSS), the Bob Moog Foundation’s hallmark educational project, is expanding to serve two school districts in Western North Carolina. Twenty-five teachers from Asheville City Schools and Buncombe County Schools will be teaching the 10-week curriculum to over 500 second grade students beginning in January. This marks the first time that the two school districts have collaborated on a teaching program.

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New York Halloween Concert with The Pit Stop Players Offers Spooky Premieres at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music

NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ — The Pit Stop Players, a fourteen-member instrumental ensemble composed of veteran Broadway pit musicians, launch their fourth season with a concert of creepy classics and petrifying premieres at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music on Monday, October 29 at 7:30 p.m.

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Audrey’s Night Out 2012: the 5th annual Fashion Show and Music Showcase at the historic Barker Hangar in Santa Monica

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Audrey Magazine presents ‘Audrey’s Night Out 2012,’ the 5th annual Fashion Show and Music Showcase at the historic Barker Hangar, located inside the Santa Monica airport. Audrey Magazine continues its long tradition of bringing together a diverse community and industry from Music, Fashion and Film. Barker Hangar has hosted numerous Award and Televised Events. This showcase includes musical performances, hosted bar, and celebrity guests on the red carpet inside the iconic transformed Barker Hangar.

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World’s Musicians Come Together for ‘OneBeat’ Tour

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ — The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs announced today that musicians from 21 countries will travel to the United States to engage audiences as part of One Beat. Beginning September 10 in New Smyrna Beach, Florida, OneBeat, a cultural diplomacy initiative, will connect international musicians with American […]

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New Dance Single From New Artist Cristelle Is Rocking The Clubs

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Dance floors fill up when “Breakdown” is played, so now a new artist is being welcomed to the club scene. Her name is Cristelle and her recording, dancing and modeling careers are moving forward at 180BPM. Okay, that’s “beats per [...]

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Songwriter’s Round at Douglas Corner Cafe Offers Hit Songs From Jane Bach, Sandra Piller, Becky Hobbs, and Nik & Sam

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Attracting Nashville’s finest songwriters, the Douglas Corner Cafe is a legendary site for great performances in country music. “It’s always an honor playing Douglas Corner Cafe,” states Jane Bach, who will be leading a writer’s round in the famous venue [...]

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Move For Hunger Presents the Fourth Annual Surfside Food Drive in New Jersey

ASBURY PARK, N.J. /eNewsChannels/ — Non-profit Move For Hunger presents the Fourth Annual Surfside Food Drive and Concert Series to benefit the Food Bank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties. While hunger may not be on people’s minds during the summer holidays, hunger takes no vacations. The summer months can be some of the most difficult for food banks and struggling families as children who receive subsidized lunches are home from school.

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Sandra Piller Proves That ‘Love Goes On’ With 6-Song EP Dedicated To Her Late Husband Michael Piller

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Shady Hill Records is celebrating the release of Sandra Piller’s new six-song EP, “Love Goes On.” Following on the heels of her full length album, “Days Like These,” the new recording is dedicated to her late husband, Michael. Michael [...]

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Hollywood Meets Nashville as Jane Bach, Sandra Piller, Kelly Fitzgerald and Joey Sykes Perform a Songwriter’s Round at Genghis Cohen

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The intimate setting of Hollywood’s Genghis Cohen is an ideal place to enjoy the lyrics and melodies of terrific songs and this will be especially true on Tuesday night, July 24, as the club hosts a Nashville-style songwriter’s round. [...]

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Kids Artistic Revue, America’s Favorite National Dance Competition, Wraps up 30th Anniversary 2012 Season with Benefit Awards Show

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Kids Artistic Revue – KAR, America’s Favorite National Dance Competition, wraps up the 30th Anniversary 2012 season with a benefit awards show to give back to the community. Music Saves Lives and Keep A Breast Foundation join KARtv on July 6 at the MGM Grand Las Vegas to be part of the first annual Awards Show Benefit. KARtv will donate 100 percent of the proceeds from this event to these organizations.

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From Baseball to The Beatles, Ruth Roberts Music Is In Your Life

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — On the list of celebrated songwriters from the 1940s through the 1990s is the name of Ruth Roberts (www.ruthrobertsmusic.com). While not as well-known as some of her contemporaries, you have heard her work because Ruth Roberts’ songs are played [...]

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Star Trek Convention In Nashville Features Sandra Piller Onstage June 9 with Award-Winning Songwriter Jane Bach

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Sandra Piller, country singer-songwriter and widow of beloved Star Trek head writer/producer Michael Piller, will be appearing at the official Star Trek convention in Nashville on June 9 and performing alongside Jane Bach, award-winning hit songwriter for Tammy Wynette, Reba [...]

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Nashville-style Songwriter Rounds Invade New York In June Featuring Jane Bach, Sandra Piller, Kati Mac, Billy Lee, Jake Holmes

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Bringing a country music tradition to Manhattan, Jane Bach, Sandra Piller, Kati Mac, Billy Lee, and special guest Jake Holmes are set for “Nashville in New York,” a pair of songwriter rounds which will take place this June at [...]

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G-Man Marketing Celebrates Decade of Music Business Hype and Ghost Marketing Services

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Whether you call it publicity, media relations or hype, everybody needs it and John Scott G has been providing it for a decade. ‘Just by visiting the Internet, you have been influenced by our work,’ states the head of G-Man Marketing. ‘We create and publish media announcements, press alerts, video messaging, social networking communication, and what I call ghost marketing.’

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G-Man Marketing partners with client firms to offer discounted PR, songwriting, advertising and design

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — With the end of the world scheduled to take place later this year, G-Man Marketing (gmanmarketing.com) is partnering with its clients to offer special reduced rates in public relations, songwriting, audio mixing and mastering, radio advertising, graphic design, live music promotion, music distribution, and more.

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Jonas Music Services to Give Away $700 Press Kit Package

WALLKILL, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ — Jonas Music Services announced its first ‘Worst Press Kit Contest’ with one selected winner receiving a custom designed press kit package worth $700.00.

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U.S. Department of State American Music Abroad Initiative Now Accepting Applications

U.S. Department of State American Music Abroad Initiative Now Accepting Applications

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ — Using music as a means to engage audiences worldwide, the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs announced today that the American Music Abroad program is now accepting applications for the 2012-2013 season.

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Benefit Concert, The Grand Oaks Festival featuring The Judds, tickets still available

LADY LAKE, Fla. /eNewsChannels/ — Tickets starting at $35 are still available to see award-winning country-music mother and daughter legends Naomi and Wynonna Judd take their final Central Florida bow on the Last Encore Tour, October 15, 2011, as they headline The Grand Oaks Festival featuring The Judds, according to Alliance Healthcare Foundation President Ted Williams.

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Dark Side of the Tune: creepy themed concert in NYC from The Pit Stop Players

NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ — The Pit Stop Players, a thirteen-member instrumental ensemble composed of veteran Broadway pit musicians, will kick off their third season with a concert at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music on Sunday, October 30, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. The critically acclaimed group will offer creepy-themed music the night before Halloween, in a program titled ‘Dark Side of the Tune.

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Better Healthcare in Central Florida: The Judds’ Love Can Build a Bridge

LADY LAKE, Fla. /eNewsChannels/ — Alliance Healthcare Foundation announces mother and daughter country legends Naomi and Wynonna Judd will make their final scheduled Central Florida stop on their Last Encore Tour, October 15, as headliners of The Grand Oaks Festival featuring The Judds. The event will benefit the Alliance Healthcare Foundation.

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Skull Church delivers killer concerts from popular Christian artists and a clear gospel message to the Flathead Valley

KALISPELL, Mont. /eNewsChannels/ — Since its beginnings in summer 2009, Skull Church has delivered killer concerts from popular Christian artists and a clear gospel message to the Flathead Valley. Named for the place of Christ’s crucifixion, Skull Hill, the monthly event is regularly held at the Liberty and Strand Theatres in Kalispell. Fresh Life Church produces Skull Church events.

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Museum of Making Music and The Bob Moog Foundation auction synthesizer signed by George Duke and Herbie Hancock

ASHEVILLE, N.C. /eNewsChannels/ — The Bob Moog Foundation and the Museum of Making Music are delighted to announce the joint auction of a Moog Little Phatty Stage II synthesizer signed by jazz fusion legends Herbie Hancock and George Duke. The auction, which benefits both organizations, will be hosted on the Bob Moog Foundation eBay portal from Sept. 8 to Sept. 18, 2011.

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Weekly Music Showcase at The Other Door in NoHo hosted by Sheena Metal

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Bands and fans will have an exciting new opportunity for music, merriment and much more as Sheena Metal hosts ‘Carnyville: An Industry Showcase at The Other Door’ every Thursday evening. Located in the NoHo Arts District, the premiere event will take place September 8, 2011.

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Pavlina Osta: Teen Radio Host Interviews More Than 100 Celebrities in One Year

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. /eNewsChannels/ — It all started in front of a coffee shop in Daytona Beach, FL. Pavlina Osta, a 10-year old musician, was playing the steel drums and piqued the interest of a local radio show; this quickly led to a show of her own and to the creation of Pavlina Productions.

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2011 Communicator Awards: Positive Sounds with Bob Taylor Earns Award of Excellence

WARWICK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ — The winners of The 2011 Communicator Awards were recently announced by the International Academy of the Visual Arts. Positive Sounds is a weekly Contemporary Christian Music (CCM) Radio Program hosted by Bob Taylor. It earned an Award of Excellence, the highest honor in the Radio Programs Category.

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Joplin native, Kenny Foster, partners with the United Way to raise funds and awareness for the ongoing efforts to rebuild

NASHVILLE, Tenn. /eNewsChannels/ — Nashville based singer-songwriter Kenny Foster, a Joplin, Missouri native, has written a song based on the May 22 tornado that ravaged his hometown one month ago today, destroyed his childhood home and trapped his family in the crawl space of their home before they were rescued.

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A new book by Pamela Sherrod offers a frightening glimpse of a Hollywood secret that was nearly buried in the life of Mrs. Sammy Davis, Jr.

SARASOTA, Fla. /eNewsChannels/ — A new book, ‘The Last Chapter in the Life of Mrs. Sammy Davis, Jr.’ (ISBN: 978-0557736133) offers a frightening glimpse of a Hollywood secret that was nearly buried. In her chronicle, author Pamela Sherrod reveals the events leading up to the death of Altovise Davis, and interweaves these startling revelations with intriguing views of numerous celebrities, from Bill Cosby to Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton.

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Soundrangers announces the release of its popular online sound effects library on hard drive

SEATTLE, Wash. /eNewsChannels/ — Soundrangers, an award winning game audio studio, announces the release of its popular online sound effects library on hard drive. The Soundrangers Sound Effects Library has been inspired by years of custom sound design for video games and has been used for years by industry leading companies.

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Rare Live Rehearsal Tape Featuring Aretha Franklin and the Late Van McCoy offered in Silent Auction

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ — OASA Records announced this week its silent auction of a live and rare rehearsal tape, never heard before, featuring Aretha Franklin and the late Van McCoy singing a tune titled, ‘I Was Made for You, You Were Made for Me.’

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In Tune Monthly to integrate music content with BETA Records TV

NEW YORK, N.Y. /eNewsChannels/ — BETA Records and In Tune Monthly today announced a collaborative venture that will extend each firm’s reach into a variety of media. ‘BETA Records, being a music, TV, online and music publishing company, is an ideal match with In Tune Partners, a music magazine, book and e-publisher,’ states Chris Honetschlaeger, BETA President.

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Summer 2011 Rock Music Camps in 17 Cities Nationwide

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ — Camp Jam, the nation’s premier provider of rock music camps and educational rock ‘n’ roll music programs, is now accepting discounted early registrations for its Summer 2011 camp series. Students rehearse, record, and perform like rock stars during curriculum-based day camp and overnight camp programs.

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The Adam Craig Band announces the video release of their hit song, Nothin’ Wrong

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — The Adam Craig Band announces the video release of their hit song ‘Nothin’ Wrong.’ The talented four young men who make up the band have evolved since their first time in the spotlight but their trademark harmonies and passion for music are still as strong as ever.

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It’s Joe Kerr has created a popular YouTube channel with a music video that is beginning to be widely distributed by military families

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Joe Kerr, composer for film and television, is making his way to the plush Utah resort this week for the annual festival. As many people with things to market are on their way to Sundance to hock there goods. Sundance is one of the more popular events in the film festival season.

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Country singer Sandra Piller releases 3rd album, ‘Days Like These’

LOS ANGELES, Calif. /eNewsChannels/ — Sandra Piller’s third album, ‘Days Like These’ (Shady Hill Records), is released today, and Sandra met with press, industry and fans in a special performance at The Mint in Hollywood. Making the week even more eventful, Sandra was just named Female Country Music Artist of the Year by New Music Weekly magazine.

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Gingrich Foundation has presented its annual gift to the Newt L. and Callista L. Gingrich Scholarship Fund at Luther College

DECORAH, Iowa /eNewsChannels/ — The Gingrich Foundation has presented its annual gift to the Newt L. and Callista L. Gingrich Scholarship Fund at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa. Since 2005, the endowment has provided annual scholarships for instrumental music majors studying piano, organ, and wind instruments.

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Performed by 13 year old Haley Mann, a New Christmas Song Brings More Meaning to the Holidays

TAMPA, Fla. /eNewsChannels/ — Just released this week by Good Gets Better Publishing, is a new Christmas song, titled ‘Haley’s Christmas,’ performed by 13 year old Haley Mann. Haley’s Christmas tells the story of a young girl who looks forward to seeing her father on Christmas day who only visits her once a year.

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Belize resort supports local Garifuna community by contributing to innovative drumming program

TOLEDO, Belize /eNewsChannels/ — Machaca Hill Rainforest Canopy Lodge, located in southern Belize, is demonstrating its commitment to supporting the community with its involvement in a drumming project for local Garifuna youth. Perched in the verdant hills above the Caribbean coast of southern Belize, Machaca Hill Lodge is a self-contained sanctuary from the everyday world.

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Spin for a Cause: DJ Jimmy Stewart Jr. and Sesene Entertainment Join Event to Help San Bruno Glenview Fire Victims

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — DJ Jimmy Stewart Jr. and Sesene Entertainment are joining forces at a free fundraising event to support the victims of the San Bruno, CA fires. The event is scheduled for September 25 from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the San Bruno Recreational Center and San Bruno City Park at 251 City Park Way.

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PIT STOP PLAYERS 2010-11 Season Opener: Broadway Musicians Reclaim Center Stage

NEW YORK, N.Y. — The Pit Stop Players, a thirteen-member instrumental ensemble, will play its opening concert of the season on Monday, September 27 at 7 p.m., at New York’s Second Presbyterian Church, 6 W. 96th St. at Central Park West. The eclectic, genre-defying group will perform works by William Bolcom, Anthony Barrese, Dmitri Shostakovich, and Igor Stravinsky.

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Fireworks, Adult Toys and Holiday Sights Highlight the Surreal New Video from Jonny Harmonic

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Starting with nudie-cutie footage from the 1950s, the music video to ‘Explosive Chill’ by Jonny Harmonic proceeds to travel the world both literally and figuratively. The wide variety of imagery perfectly suits the eerie and pulsating music on ‘We All Love Bright Shiny Things’ album.

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Scott Joss and Doug Colosio Play ‘Classic Country’ on New Album

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Real country by real musicians is the way to describe the new album by Scott Joss and Doug Colosio, ‘A Couple of Strangers,’ released by Golosio Publishing. The 13-track recording showcases many of the duo’s favorite types of music, including Texas Swing, roadhouse roots, and ‘good ole’ cryin’ in yer beer country tunes,’ states John Scott G, managing partner of Golosio.

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Hoxeyville Music Festival 2010 hits Northern Michigan August 20-22

WELLSTON, Mich. — This year marks the eighth year of the Hoxeyville Music Festival. And, this week, festival organizers announced the addition of the world famous drumming duo – the Rhythm Devils – featuring Mickey Hart and Bill Kreutzmann, originally of the Grateful Dead.

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Musical Cinematics: new EP by Paula Franceschi, ‘Songs for Singles’ features songs that are meant to make you see movies in your mind

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — While most artists want you to think about their music, Paula Franceschi wants you to think about images when playing her new EP, ‘Songs for Singles’ (Valjean Music). ‘The songs are meant to make you see movies in your mind,’ says Franceschi.

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Smokescreen by JSG: John Scott G Song Gets Music Video from Golosio Publishing

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Helping songwriters in every way possible, Golosio Publishing creates music videos for artists who have recorded songs from their catalog. The latest is a song by John Scott G called ‘Smokescreen,’ and the video is now on both YouTube and FookMovie under the name ‘Smokescreen by JSG.’

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Bad Actor: Electronica Geek John Scott G goes Country with Merle Haggard

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Many music publishing companies feature multiple genres but John Scott G of Golosio Publishing is enjoying something unique: a song he co-wrote is on the new Merle Haggard album at the same time his groove-electronica songs are appearing on the new Jonny Harmonic album. ‘I Am What I Am’ (Vanguard Records) by Merle Haggard debuted at number 18 on the Billboard Country Albums chart with the song ‘Bad Actor.’

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U.S. Public Diplomacy Through Music: Kareem Salama Tours the Middle East

WASHINGTON, D.C. /eNewsChannels/ — A key priority for the Obama Administration, as outlined in the President’s Cairo speech of June 4, 2009, is launching “a new beginning” in America’s relationship with the Muslim world. The State Department’s public diplomacy professionals in Washington and at U.S. Embassies around the globe are actively pursuing a variety of […]

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L.A. Talk Radio Personality Danielle Egnew Joins Music Industry Newswire as Contributing Editor

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Online-based recording industry publication adds noted music producer, recording artist, and on-air radio personality Danielle Egnew to its editorial staff. Egnew will contribute expertise on issues related to the business of music, album production, and independent film. Music Industry Newswire(TM) is a publication of Neotrope(R) Entertainment, established in California in 1983.

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Composer Songwriter Jack Tempchin to Make U.K. Debut

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Jack Tempchin, a pioneering co-architect of the Southern California Sound, a classic country-rock movement popularized in the 1970s by The Eagles, will play his Diamond platinum hits live for three nights in the United Kingdom on April 28th, 29th and 30th, 2010, Night River Records announced today.

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Bill Grimes and Willis Delony Join Opera Louisiane and All That Jazz at the Manship Theatre

BATON ROUGE, La. — On Thursday, April 8, 2010 at 7:30 p.m., Opera Louisiane welcomes Spring with special guests jazz greats Bill Grimes and Willis Delony, as they join Robert Grayson and members of Opera Louisiane’s Young Artists to present a new twist on both opera and jazz in the intimate setting of the Manship Theatre.

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Money First: Jersey rap act teams with Lil’ Wayne’s Young Money producer on aspirational track

NEW YORK, N.Y. — Underground Music Award winning indie band MONEY FIRST announces the release of ‘Lamborghini Lifestyle’ as an online promotional single this weekend to encourage tri-state hip-hop fans and families feeling the current economic pinch. Formed by high school friends Boom Blake, iLL Kayn, Tranzatick, and JP in Trenton, New Jersey, MONEY FIRST won ‘Best Rap Group’ at the 2009 Underground Music Awards.

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Gabe Hizer releases comical animated cartoon for first single from his new album

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Gabe Hizer releases comical animated cartoon for first single from his new album. Two years ago, Gabe Hizer packed up his life and moved to Mexico with the intention of going into retirement after a long career in the law. After spending only four months in a small picturesque town, he was caught unawares and emerged with a reignited passion for music, including several new songs.

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Conductor Joshua Rosenblum and Broadway Musicians Take Center Stage with Pit Stop Players Inaugural Concert

NEW YORK, N.Y. — The Pit Stop Players, a ten-member instrumental ensemble, will play its inaugural concert on Monday, February 1, 2010 at 7 p.m., at the Leonard Nimoy Thalia at Peter Norton Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway at 95th Street (www.symphonyspace.org/event/6085-the-pit-stop-players). The eclectic, genre-defying group will perform works by William Bolcom, Olivier Messiaen, Dmitri Shostakovich, […]

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Country Music Recording Artist Cledus T. Judd Catches Tiger Woods ‘by the Tail’ in New Parody Song

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The comedic assault on Tiger Woods continues with the Cledus T. Judd release of a parody of the classic country song “Tiger by the Tail,” recorded by Buck Owens in 1965. Judd’s adaptation, “Tiger by the Tail (The Tale of Tiger Woods),” recorded just one week ago, is already spinning on major […]

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Best Irish Band 2009: 50 Groups Enter Cross-Atlantic Irish Battle of the Bands

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — 50 bands from the U.S. and Ireland have taken their battle to YouTube to claim the title of “Best Irish Band 2009.” Organizers of this online battle of the bands competition – Strangford Lough Brewing Company (SLBC) and Diablo’s, of the Light Management Group (LMG) – have been overwhelmed by entries […]

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Dionne Warwick Song ‘Starlight’ Released with All Proceeds Benefitting Starlight Children’s Foundation

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Starlight Children’s Foundation and New Gold Music Ltd. are excited to release the song “Starlight,” sung by the legendary Dionne Warwick, and written by Dean Pitchford, prolific writer of Fame and creator of Footloose, and William Goldstein, whose versatile career includes the original music for NBC’s Fame TV series. Ms. Warwick, […]

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