Check out this bonus clip from the night Blind Benny performed at The Knitting Factory. Their lead singer JADE performed one of her throwback songs from her first EP It’s My Heart, Cookie. Watch as she performs “Beautiful Problems.”
I also had a quick chat with Shawn Lawrence James. He’s the man with the plan that put the whole show together. He’s known for putting on intimate shows with up and coming talent on the brink to breaking into the mainstream. Watch to see what he had to say about how he discovers new music.
The next show is in a couple of weeks. Details and link to buy tickets below.Read More»
Check out Kesed in the Sprite commercial above. He’s definitely a fave of SocietyandStyle.com. Read on for more info on this commercial series from Sprite and the NBA.
Check out these new Sprite spots that showcase the art of Spoken Word with artists Marcus and Kessed from New York City. In each spot, the artists deliver messages meant to inspire great, creative performances from the soon-to-be-announced dunkers of the NBA Slam Dunk Contest. Visit www.nba.com/dunk and www.sprite.com for more information and fun activities, including creating your own highlight reel of your favorite dunks if all-time. NBA Slam Dunk Contest participants will be announced January 18!
Nunnie, is a young up and coming film maker. He rocks, literally, he’s part of a group of up and comers by the name of RSNY (Rockstar Society NY.) I have posted several of his videos before and will continue to keep you all updated on his work. Follow him: http://twitter.com/nunnie20
(one of Raeana’s pieces from the competition)
“At times, theindustry that can be very unforgiving for up and coming talent. There are times when people will tell you they hate your work and you put your all into it. So to feel appreciated for something that I feel so passionate about is invigorating. It makes me want to continue to show people what I have to offer because if one out of ten people like it, I will continue to do it.”
And so, I present to you all Marty McFly, the first of many posts about him. This song The entitled “Lifestyle” is Marty’s new single off of “The Beautiful Things Create Lifestyle” EP Produced by Melo-X.
Listen to more of his songs on Myspace HERE.
Interview MIGHT be coming soon. I need to see him perform first!