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Yuminale Releases Transitory Glow

Url: http://www.yuminal Sound: http://www.yuminal c_hifi.mp3 Lovers of modern chill, downtempo and ambient music will find this work irresistible. Harder to categorize than many of its peers, Yuminale has been described as refreshing and unique, with a sound all its own. A few more extended and complex works - reminiscent of the great days of Album-Oriented Rock (AOR) - appear throughout this latest effort, more so than in the previous releases. Yuminale is in no rush on this album, which is perfect for people who like to put on the phones and get lost for awhile. Yuminale's previous releases - including the self-titled Yuminale and Twilight in the Opal Atrium - have won devoted fans around the world, including one Amazon music customer who dubbed the contents of these CDs "amazing music ... highly recommended." "I have not heard anything like this music before," said Magda Capurso. "It's just beautiful. There is an ethereal quality to the music that is so serene, yet mesmerizing and unforgettable. Each track has its own feel, and takes you on a divine journey. Great for relaxing or working. Excellent to inspire creativity. This music is simply art for the senses." Maximilian March enthused: "The tune "Been Here Before" from Twilight in the Opal Atrium is truly wonderful. I sincerely love it. Every time it comes on our MaxMarchRadio broadcasts, I stop what I’m doing to soak it in and give it my full attention. I can literally feel it sink/sync into my soul. It begins in a very unassuming way, but by the time it reaches the signature of those mystic chords, one has no choice but to surrender to it. Put simply, the track is genius." Transitory Glow will be available at online outlets such as iTunes, CDBaby and Amazon. Streaming and downloads are available at usic.html and yuminale.  (Dec 17, 2009 | post #1)


Seth Glier To Embark On "The 12 Days Of Touring"

Url: http://www.sethgli Fresh off the heels of his successful debut album "The Trouble With People" (MPress Records), singer-songwriter Seth Glier is preparing to embark on "The 12 Days of Touring" starting in Boston, MA on Dec 30th and carrying on throughout the northeast for 12 consecutive shows; including dates at The Iron Horse Music Hall, The Rams Head Tavern, The Birchmere, & The Ark. In the spirit of the holiday season, Glier has teamed up with the Coats for Kids Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing new and "gently used" winter coats to every child in need. "The 12 Days of Touring" will also host as a coat drive for the Coats for Kids Foundation before every show. A representative from Coats for Kids will be set up at each show to collect coats, hats, gloves, scarves & donations and will bring all the collections to a local school system in need. Not only will Seth be performing at venues along the east coast for this special tour, but he has also dedicated two dates Jan 3rd & Jan 9th to giving back to the community by performing for patients at the Philadelphia VA Hospital and Cleveland Children's Hospital. Glier reveals, "I have an incredibly compassionate community of fans who are so willing to give back. They have inspired me, so getting involved with the hospitals just seemed like the most natural next step to pull this all together." Seth will also be rewarding his fans for contributing with a special gift each day of the tour! Stay tuned by becoming a fan of his Facebook ethglier or following him on Twitter thglier for all the details. As a green (environmentally conscious) artist, Glier continues to travel in his hybrid vehicle, promotes fan carpooling, & sells organic merchandise in support of his debut album "The Trouble With People," released November 3rd on MPress Records. Get your copy here or visit store About Seth Glier: Singer-songwriter Glier was raised on the music of Joni Mitchell, Martin Sexton, and Jeff Buckley, but he considers his brother to be his greatest influence. "My brother is autistic and non-verbal. I learned to communicate with words better once I realized how to communicate to someone without them." Boston-based Glier is already a seasoned troubadour, having shared stages with John Mayer, Martin Sexton, Erin McKeown and James Taylor. Other notable supporters of Glier's music include acclaimed singer-songwriters Ellis Paul and Livingston Taylor. Glier's accomplishments surpass his age -- he has performed hundreds of shows, including a set for more than 25,000 people on the National Mall in Washington D.C. Livingston Taylor says "Listening to Seth's music gives me hope for what's to come. The next generation is alive and well." Tour Dates: Dec 30 - Club Passim (with Ellis Paul)- Cambridge, MA 7:00pm Dec 31 - Caffe Lena – (3 shows!)- Saratoga Springs, NY - 6, 8, &10pm 2010 Jan 1 & 2 - Iron Horse Music Hall (with Livingston Taylor) - Northampton, MA - 7:00pm Jan 3 - Philadelphia VA Hospital (Presented by WXPN) - Philadelphia, PA - 12noon Jan 4 - Brewer's Alley - Frederick, MD - 8:00pm Jan 5 - Rams Head On Stage (with Edwin McCain) - Annapolis, MD - 8:00pm Jan 6 - The Birchmere (with Edwin McCain) - Alexandria, VA - 7:30pm Jan 7 - The Purple Fiddle - Thomas, WV - 8:00pm Jan 8 - Barking Spider Tavern - Cleveland, OH - 6:30pm Jan 9 - Cleveland Children's Hospital - Cleveland, OH - 12noon Jan 9 - The Kent Stage (with Livingston Taylor) - Kent, OH - 8:00pm Jan 10 - The Ark (with Livingston Taylor) - Ann Arbor, MI - 7:30pm For further information, or request a press pass, interview or media kit, please contact [email protected]  (Dec 14, 2009 | post #1)


Jack Tempchin To Play With Eagle Timothy B. Schmit

Url: http://www.reverbn chin December 3, 2009 (San Diego, CA) - Jack Tempchin, co-architect of the Southern California Sound and composer of two songs on the best selling album of the 20th Century*, will play with Eagles bassist Timothy B. Schmit at stops on Schmit's west coast 'Expando' concert tour in Los Angeles and San Diego. Tickets will run from $20-$25.00 at both show dates: December 17th The Troubadour 8pm West Hollywood, CA December 21st The Belly Up Tavern 8pm Solana Beach, CA Jack Tempchin wrote or co-wrote such legendary hits as 'Peaceful Easy Feeling' and 'Already Gone' for THE EAGLES; 'Slow Dancing' for JOHNNY RIVERS; 'You Belong To The City', 'Smuggler's Blues', 'I Found Somebody', 'The One You Love', 'True Love', and 'Sexy Girl' with GLENN FREY during Frey's solo career. Tempchin also co-wrote two songs on The Eagles latest CD, LONG ROAD OUT OF EDEN titled, 'Somebody' and 'It's Your World Now'. His songs have been covered by many great career artists including: George Jones, Glen Campbell, Emmylou Harris, Tanya Tucker, Trisha Yearwood, Richie Havens, Chris Hillman, New Riders Of The Purple Sage. His tunes have been sampled by Coolio and Jay-Z. Recently, Tempchin released his own solo CD simply titled, SONGS. SONGS includes his own version of the hit song he co-wrote with Glenn Frey called 'Smugglers Blues'. http://www.Peacefu *source: triple diamond award (THE EAGLES: THEIR GREATEST HITS 1971-1975) Photo courtesy of Henry Diltz  (Dec 8, 2009 | post #1)


Boston's Reed Waddle WINS! Fourth Annual New York Songwri...

New York, November 24, 2009 - Boston singer/songwriter and guitarist Reed Waddle can add another notch to his guitar strap after his Grand Prize winning performance at the New York Songwriters Circles (http://www.songwr fourth annual Songwriting Contest finale at the venerable Bitter End. Reed's soulful performance of his single "Piece By Piece" brought New York's music faithful to their feet and ultimately captured the votes of the blue ribbon panel of judges assembled. "I am so thrilled to have even be selected as a finalist," said Reed Waddle. "To win such a prestigious contest is a dream come true and to be honest it really has not settled in yet, I am truly elated. I can't say enough about the New York Songwriters Circle, it is rare that you meet so many amazing musicians." Taking home second place honors this year was another Boston-based singer/songwriter and jazz vocalist Julia Easterlin for her unique single "Go Straightaway. " Clara Olman, of Nashville, TN, secured third place for her single "Song For Ruthie," which infused phrasing from renowned 20th century classical French composer Claude Debussy Claire de Lune. "Reed's performance and the way he presented his song was clean and of a very high professional caliber," said Tina Shafer, Artistic Director for the New York Songwriters Circle and host of the contest. "He completely impressed everyone with his smooth voice and is definitely ready to breakout into the mainstream." Serving as judges for this years competition were Grammy Award winning songwriter/produce r/legendary rock performer John Oates, Grammy Award winning producer Russ Titelman, Q104.3 Jonathan Clarke and many more. Reed will be receiving $10,000 in cash, a performance spot with Grammy Winner John Oates in Aspen, CO, a top of the line Gibson acoustic guitar, an opportunity to record with Grammy Award Winning Producer Glenn Barrett and a guest spot on Jonathan Clarke's"Out of the Box" radio show on New York's Q104.3. Past winners of the worldwide recognized New York Songwriter's Circle annual Songwriting Contest include such notable performers as Kate Voegele, Company of Thieves and Mieka Pauley. The magical night of original and unique music came to a conclusion when John Oates took to the brick walled stage of the Bittern End and performed his Grammy Award Winning song "She's Gone" to cap off an event that will not soon be forgotten. Sponsors for the 2009 Songwriting Contest include: Gibson Guitars,,, Ascap , BMI, , Sesac, MorningStar Studios, Dubway Studios, 795 Records/Denise Rich Publishing, Blue Light Digital Sound and The New York Songwriters' Circle: For over 19 years, the New York Songwriter's Circle has been producing and directing bimonthly shows at the legendary Bitter End club, in New York City's West Village. The Circle has launched the careers of notable artists such as Norah Jones, Jesse Harris, Lisa Loeb, Vanessa Carlton, Gavin DeGraw, NYSC songwriting contest winner and regular on "One Tree Hill," Kate Voegele, Company of Thieves and Chris Barron. The circle has quickly become one of the most popular music events in Manhattan, attracting not only the best up and coming songwriting talent from around the world but also top music industry executives looking to discover "the next big thing". Currently The New York Songwriter's Circle hosts live music showcases across the country including New York, Philadelphia, Boston, Chicago and Los Angeles as well as an educational "Loft Series" dedicated to supporting, nurturing and empowering artists in this new age of the Music industry.  (Nov 26, 2009 | post #1)


Koko Dozo Signs To Red Star Records

Url: http://www.musicdi Sound: http://www.myspace .com/kokodozo New York-based electro disco duo Koko Dozo announced that they signed a deal with Red Star Records, run by former New York Dolls manager, A&R/record producer Marty Thau (Suicide, The Real Kids, The Fleshtones). The label will release Koko Dozo's debut EP in March 2010. Koko Dozo truly is music for the Space Age. It's ultra modern and it's made using the latest technology and olde skool organic matter. They're beaming up sound waves that vibrate in the key of GROOVE, dipped in the house special surreal sauce. Urban organica. Celestial demonica. Yeah...Space Is The Face. Amy Douglas & Polarity/1 are from planet Koko Dozo. What planet are you from? They discovered Earth on Feb. 23, 2008 when Nacotheque hosted the release party for their debut, ILLEGAL SPACE ALIENS on subTEKst Recordings. Polarity/1, multi-instrumental ist/arranger/compo ser/producer, makes songs without borders and beats for curved dancefloors using REAL SPACE-AGE COMPUTERS! In his laboratory cave, he grinds shards of lost cultural artifacts, barks and growls of ghosts in machines and luminescent sarcastic spaghetti. Then a pinch or two of the house special surreal spice. P/1 has four cult classic CDs of both electro-folk songs and all-instrumental electronica on subTEKst including Audioplasm, a duo project with Rubio. He also composes for film and for performances by Battery Dance Company and Quorum Ballet of Lisbon. Out of this smoking brew flies Inter-Galactic Empress Amy Douglas who vaporizes the earwax of her victims with four and half octaves worth of nuclear acid lung power. She's a punky songwriting funkette who sharpened her teeth on earth at downtown NYC legendary music haunts and has worked numerous legends from George Clinton to the late great Illinois Jacquet. Her most recent venture was Red Hot Mama, a Hard Rock Vaudeville Show which featured wild cabaret rendi-tions of hard rock, punk & heavy metal classics. From jazz to funk to punk, there is nothing her tongue hasn't touched.  (Nov 24, 2009 | post #1)


Network Music Magazine, Rivmixx, Expands To Include Aggre...

Announced as part of several new features, including We7 and Spotify links, the every genre, every angle music platform has been growing in popularity since its launch earlier this year. "Premium content is and will always be our focal point, but having the addition of quality content pouring into Rivmixx from all over the web will add another layer of engagement for our community," explained MD, Danny Mac. Not only does Rivmixx provide at least twenty news worthy features each month - that's more than many magazines produce in a year - it also puts forward all the latest albums reviews, the latest technology tried and tested, cool websites offered up for perusal and now, as well as its own hand penned news, it provides aggregated news from the most popular music sites in every genre. Blues, reggae, jazz, country, R&B, hip hop, dance, rock, pop and other all have their very own sections, all of which run a steady stream of news from the most popular sites. "We7 and Spotify links have now been added to our editorial too," continued Danny Mac. "This allows users to stream their favourite artists whilst browsing" Any album, feature or news item mentioned within Rivmixx links through to the tracks on Spotify or We7 - allowing music fans to not only listen to the latest music for free, but also get the information surrounding them, professional reviews and a chance to add their own comments. In many cases there's interviews with the artists themselves too and the opportunity to become a fan and then receive all the artist's own news, blog posts and video/track/image updates. Any fan that signs up to Rivmixx automatically gets their own 'mymixx', which is an individually tailored magazine that's produced by the artists - latest news, music, videos, blogs and events - and includes the latest news and album reviews as posted by Rivmix itself. It's another, unique magazine created by the fan for the fan, produced by their favourite artists. Rivmixx, which launched earlier this year, has been growing steadily, in content, design, and communication. The company has proved itself as something of a taste making voice too, with several hot new acts – including Florence and the Machine, Speech Debelle and Toddla T - profiled and channelled through Rivmixx, going on to find serious success within the industry. Chart topping artists such Chase & Status, The Flaming Lips and Robbie Williams are also featured. And now, with the addition of this new aggregated news feature, musicians from within the country and blues, among other genres, will be catered for too. From album and new music technology reviews, interviews, festival specials, ticket giveaways, exclusive audio and video content, to hot off the press news updates; every detail is carefully designed by a team of leading music industry professionals to provide users with an unrivalled music resource. Interested users can sign up to http://www.rivmixx .com using their facebook accounts, or create a new, unique, tailored profile.  (Nov 20, 2009 | post #1)


Got A Great Record? Now Its Time To Promote It! - MyMusic...

MyMusicSuccess.Com , the leading online music promotion and artist development website today launched its brand new website at http://www.mymusic The new site brings a series of innovative promotional tools and services to the independent music community, including publicity, radio promotion, overseas promotion and graphic services, at the most cost effective rates. Users can also join the site as a member and benefit from advice and support with their independent music career from the founder, Simon Adams, who has over 25 years of experience in the music industry behind him. Membership also includes access to an ever expanding database of music industry contacts to submit your music to, and the forthcoming series of e-Seminars, designed to offer motivation and support to help independent artists succeed in the new music industry. As well as its current range of radio promotion services, run in conjunction with leading online broadcaster XLTRAX radio networks, the new website also now adds cost effective promotion services to Japan, and a new graphic design service for artists looking to get great artwork produced for their iTunes digi covers, CD releases and gig flyers by a professional music industry designer. MyMusicSuccess founder Simon Adams said today "We're really happy to be able to launch the new website and offer an expanded range of services to independent musicians worldwide. We've had some great success over the last few months helping a number of artists achieve billboard chart positions, amazing publicity and extensive airplay, and the new site is going to help us assist more artists to achieve independent music success. We now have an amazing new affiliate scheme that will allow members of our site to earn referral fees too." For the first week of the launch, MyMusicSuccess.Com has a number of free 3 month memberships available to give away to selected independent artists. If you would like to be considered for a free membership, email [email protected] MyMusicSuccess will also be at Midem 2010, taking place in Cannes, France in January. For music promotion that gets results, visit the new website at http://www.mymusic  (Nov 18, 2009 | post #1)

Music Unleashes 7yr Old Rapper "kid BLenG BLenG" O...

Sound: http://www.bustbac 20stupid) 3 Amyrh Harris aka "kid BLenG BLenG" was born on August 2nd 2002. At the age of 3, he was inspired by break dancing crews and krumpers to become the great little dancer he is today. Just before his fifth birthday, he signed on with LA Models and almost immediately began working. His first job was an episode of "The Shot", a television reality competition for photographers. He was one of the little child models they featured. His next big job was in the music video "Cops Up" for singer Lyfe Jennings. Amyrh claims that was his favorite job so far because there were other break-dancers on set who taught him alot. Shortly after filming the music video, he landed the recurring role of Theo Carver on the soap opera "Days of Our Lives". He also appeared with "Flava Flav" on an episode of "Flavor Of Love" and "The Land of the Lost". He has now made a jump into the super members only Hip Hop arena with his smash video heating up the scene with over 10,000+ plays on in only a few days. "We feel that Hip Hop is a segregated art form these days, but we also feel that children now with the emergence of kiD BLenG BlenG will have their own honest, authentic, non-corrupting music to enjoy" states Gary Williams and Downtown Isis of Check out the video for "wOw yA'LL StupiD" right now at http://www.vladtv. com/video/12674/ki d-bleng-bleng--wow -yall-stupid/ Programmers and DJ's Get it free at To book Kid Bleng Bleng Contact Gary Williams At [email protected] m or [email protected]  (Nov 5, 2009 | post #1)


"Imaginative, Interesting And New!" A Miss Kristin Mac At...

Sound: http://misskristin .com/EMERALD%20EYE S.mp3 Bob Welch calls "A Miss Kristin Mac Attack", Great; Very Imaginative, Interesting and New! A Miss Kristin Mac Attack (http://www.myspac acattack) is spreading the love and available now via fine retailers like iTunes ( /misskristin) and Amazon.Com . A Miss Kristin Mac Attack is ten early Fleetwood Mac songs re-created in a pop/reggae style production that brings new life of love to classic Fleetwood Mac music. With songs written by Bob Welch, Christine McVie, Danny Kirwin, and Dave Walker, Miss Kristin (http://misskristi puts a new spin on old favorites from where they began for this great band in the seventies. Young and old will enjoy the pop reggae style beats and the mesmerizing vocals and chants of Emmanuel Selassie as guest collaborator on this universal project. With old favorites like Emerald Eyes and Did You Ever Love Me, Miss Kristin croons delightfully through A Miss Kristin Mac Attack with her own reggae style approach while using her demonstrative and emotive vocals. Produced and Arranged solely by Kristin, Miss Kristin sings both lead and backing vocals, handles all the drum programming and percussion, rhythm guitar(including 12 string guitar), and keyboards for the entire collection. Emmanuel Sellassie is guest featured vocalist (including chants) on Emerald Eyes, Did You Ever Love Me, Child Of Mine, and Bare Trees. The Derelict and Child Of Mine has the to die for Harp of Erick Thornton and Kristin once again features the great Tom Landry on bass for all songs. A Miss Kristin Mac Attack is a classic collection intended to prevail as one of the masterpieces of Kristin's unique catalog. A Miss Kristin Mac Attack was produced at 2High2Die Studios in Campbell, CA for Big Fuss Records (http://bigfussrec and is available now where fine downloads are sold. Comments by Bob Welch used with permission.  (Oct 22, 2009 | post #1)