W. Royal Stokes comes back to his home town for a special appearance on Wednesday, October 20, 2010 from 7-9 PM as part of the Jazz Forum series presented by UDC's Felix E. Grant Jazz Archives. Stokes is the author of four books on jazz: Living the Jazz Life, Swing Era New York, Growing Up with Jazz and The Jazz Scene.
Kaboom Radio News Confirms that Gibson Guitars will celebrate John Lennon's Birthday. On October 9, 2010, John Lennon would have been 70 years old. To celebrate the occasion, Gibson partnered with Yoko Ono to release three new acoustic guitars.
Created and produced by Ralph, Divas Simply Singing! is an annual benefit concert, produced in conjunction with The DIVA Foundation to help raise money and awareness about HIV/AIDS. DIVA in the DIVA Foundation stands for Divinely Inspired Victoriously Anointed.
Kaboom Radio News has confirmed that SACEM and YouTube have reached an Agreement. SACEM, France's largest collecting society representing authors, composers and publishers have announced the first French collection society deal with the video platform YouTube.
Announcing the launch of a new guitar website in the UK. We are London based business selling quality new and used guitars in the UK specialising in Custom Shop Gibson and Fender guitars. We use our experience of over 20 years in the world of guitar together with the contacts we have gained in that time to bring you your dream guitar at the best possible price.
Vandem Productions in association with Xclusive Inc launch the first of a new series of mixtapes entitled "Destroy and Rebuild". This mixtape showcases some of the most talented artists reigning from the South. Vandem P and Xclusive Inc have put together a quality mixtape with quality talent that will take the underground music world by storm.
The Musicians' Union (MU) is launching its new position on 'pay to play' at its opening panel at the In the City conference in Manchester on Wednesday 13 October. The MU has always been against pay to play, objecting to bands having to pay to get a gig.
Sid Bernstein, "The God-Father of the British Invasion" has selected Woody Degan, Production Director of Memphis Sound Entertainment, to produce a British-themed concert series to become annual events, leading up to, and beyond, the 50th Anniversary of The Beatles' August 15, 1965 concert in Shea Stadium, produced by Bernstein. Degan and Memphis Sound Entertainment will manage the entire event.