Here We Go-Go: Deon Estus of Wham! To Give Fans an Exclusive Music Tutorial in a Bass-Slappin' backBEAT Session
Breakthrough Live Music Platform Allows Fans and Artists to Connect like Never Before.
- (1888PressRelease) October 04, 2011 - Deon Estus, award winning bassist for Wham! and George Michael, is giving aspiring musicians and devoted fans the experience of a lifetime. On October 6, 2011 at 4:00 p.m. PST, Estus will be participating in his first ever backBEAT session for virtual ticket-holding fans. The session will allow fans the exclusive opportunity to learn bass from and ask questions of the legendary Estus, all via likeZebra.com.
likeZEBRA, the premiere online platform where fans and bands connect, recently launched backBEAT as a means to better connect fans with the artists they love. As the next generation in live shows and fan-to-artist experience, backBEAT allows individuals to purchase virtual tickets for a never-recorded, one-time event to be streamed live on their computers. The upcoming backBEAT session with Deon Estus will include an exclusive beginner bass lesson, as well as an uncensored Q&A about his career performing with Wham!, George Michael, and other musical projects.
"How many people can say they learned bass from Deon Estus? After this backBEAT session, they'll be more than a few," says Jon Taggart, Director of A&R for likeZEBRA. "That is part of what is so great about backBEAT: fans are able to connect in a way like never before. Whether it is an intimate concert experience, a music tutorial, or an up-close Q&A, backBEAT is taking the fan-to-artist connection to a whole new place."
Offering a new type of live performance experience, backBEAT combines the exclusivity and immediacy of a concert, with the flexibility and ease of participating from anywhere in the world.
To purchase tickets for the backBEAT session with Deon Estus and other upcoming shows, please visit http://www.likezebra.com/#backbeat/.
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