Industry Events/Conventions For October 2010

ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY EVENTS

 

October 13 – 15, In The City Music Conference, London, UK,
http://www.inthecity.co.uk

October 13 – 17, Southeast Regional Folk Alliance Conference
(SERFA), Mountainview, AR,
http://www.serfa.org/

October 14 – 15, Artist Management Conference, New York, NY,
http://www.amconevent.com/

October 16 – 17, RagFest, Fullerton, CA,
http://www.ragfest.com/

October 19 – 23, CMJ Music Marathon and Film Festival, New York,
NY, http://www.cmj.com/marathon/

October 19 – 23, Halifax Pop Explosion, Halifax, NS,
http://www.halifaxpopexplosion.com

October 27 – 28, The Hollywood Reporter/Billboard Film and TV
Music Conference, Los Angeles, CA, http://www.billboardevents.com

October 27 – 31, WOMEX World Music Expo, Copenhagen, Denmark,
http://www.womex.com/

October 29 – 30, Organic Hip-Hop Conference, Miami, FL,
http://www.organichiphopevent.wordpress.com

GET YOUR BUZZ UP’ Industry Experience

HOSTED BY J HATCH AKA MOGULSTATUS

MUSIC BY DRAWZILLA AKA MR MTV

WHAT IS THE ‘GET YOUR BUZZ UP’ INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE?

The ‘Get Your Buzz Up’ Industry Experience is an opportunity for up and coming artists to network with and perform in front of esteemed taste makers in all fields of the music and media worlds. Within the experience we have various vendor tables set up that include companies that the artists and attendees can benefit from such as publicity/design/web/video servies, entertainment attorneys, digital distribution outlets, new clothing companies, various press entities and much much more. We also have the most organized and professional artist showcase in which 15 hip hop artists of all styles compete for a prize package that will enhance their overall exposure level within the musici ndustry . Past showcase judges have included reps from Def Jam, G Unit, Universal, Badboy, XXL, The Source, Allhiphop.com, HipHopDX.com and much much more. The Co Founder of Inasirkl Music Group, J Hatch was also a Co Founder of The Faces in The Crowd Showcase and was instrumental in helping Chrisette Michele get discovered and signed to Island Def Jam.

WHAT IS THE PRIZE PACKAGE FOR THE ‘GET YOUR BUZZ UP’ ARTIST SHOWCASE?
All showcased artists get a placement on the ‘Get Your Buzz Up’ Mixtape (distributed by Coast 2 Coast)

The winner of OCT 14TH ‘Get Your Buzz Up’ Showcase will receive the following….

* Fitted and Polo from Stall and Dean ($200 Value)
* Brivia Sky T shirt Giftbag ($100 value)
* Gift bag from Troop Jackets, Billionaire Mafia and Timo
* Digiwaxx Sponsored Single Blast to 61,000 DJ’s
* Placement on Major Label hosted Coast 2 Coast Mixtape (distributed to 1.5 Million contacts)
* Feature Interview w/ GetYourBuzzUp.ning.com
* Feature Interview w/ 617 TV
* Interview w/ Mr Peter Parker Shade45 Radio
* Feature in next Boston ‘Get Your Buzz Up’ w/ placement on Flyer

HOW DO I GET INVOLVED IN THE GET YOUR BUZZ UP SHOWCASES?

In order to participate you must submit either an mp3 or myspace page to getyourbuzzup@gmail.com, include your name, contact cell in the email and label in subject line either ‘Philly’ or ‘NYC’ Get Your Buzz Up. If selected there is a $300 fee to get involved. ($100 is due in advance, $200 is due night of show, you get 30 tickets to give away or sell to make your money back) All artists will be placed on the official ‘Get Your Buzz Up Mixtape’ and will get hard copy and all e promo to promote for the showcase. FYI- Only feature artists get flyer placement. Do NOT submit if your budget does not allow for the registration fee, these shows cost thousands to put on and are not free. After you pay for two shows, you get a free feature slot.

FOR VENDOR TABLE INQUIRIES, INDUSTRY AND PRESS LIST GETYOURBUZZUP@GMAIL.COM

Time: October 14, 2010 at 9pm to October 15, 2010 at 1am
Location: Temple Sound and Stage
Organized By: Jason Hadshian
Event Description:
J HATCH AND INASIRKL MUSIC GROUP PRESENT THE
‘GET YOUR BUZZ UP’
Industry Experience
THURS OCT 14TH (BOSTON)
@ TEMPLE SOUND AND STAGE
(670 CENTRE ST SUITE 9)

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"The Plumber" Comes To Boston's Strand Theatre

THE PLUMBER

3JS Entertainment, First Class Cuts and Irish and Chin are bringing Jamaica’s hit play “The Plumber” to the Strand Theater in Dorchester (Boston) for one night only on Saturday, October 2.
Doors Open 7PM

Audiences will surely be blown over by “The Plumber,” as the play’s gripping story line leaves audiences anticipating what will happen from scene to scene when the issues of marriage, infidelity and paternity are brought to light. These issues ring true with audiences worldwide and invariably they become so drawn into the action that they forget that it’s just a play and not real life. Contributing to that is the outstanding performance of the talented ensemble cast including Andrea “Delcita” Wright, hailed as Jamaica’s “Queen of Comedy,” Garfield “Bad Boy Trevor” Reid, Michael “Stringbeans” Nicholson, Stede “Jooky Jam” Flash, Belinda Reid and Trudy Bell. Written by Paul O. Beale and directed by Paul O. Beal and Stede “Jooky Jam” Flash, “The Plumber” follows in the great tradition of comedic history mounted by Stages Productions.

After 20 years in the police force, crime fighting is beginning to take its toll on Detective Jones (Garfield Reid) and by extension on his marriage. His wife Janet (Belinda Reid) is as frustrated with his lack of attention both inside and outside of the bedroom and, as John continues to fail to stand-up to his responsibilities, she seeks solace in an old flame Andre (Michael Nicholson).

This is however more than a love triangle, as Andre is now married to Janet’s only child Cindy (Trudy Bell). Matters become even more complicated when John invites his son Stamma (Stede Flash) up from the country to live with him and he takes along his sweetheart Delcita (Andrea Wright). As the story twists and turns, Delcita always finds herself in the middle, creating more pressure on the Joneses as they struggle to keep their marriage afloat.

TO PURCHASE ADVANCE TICKETS ONLINE OR TO LEARN MORE ABOUT “THE PLUMBER,” VISIT: http://www.irishandchin.com/theater

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Radio Vs. Recording Industry

Radio stations shouldn’t have to pay royalties

The Government Accountability Office report estimates that the legislation, which would require radio stations to pay royalties to recording artists each time they play their songs, could put between $258 million and $1.3 billion annually into the pockets of musicians and record companies.

That would be a boon to music-industry centers like Nashville and a bane to a radio industry already struggling with declining revenues.

The report was requested by leaders of the House Judiciary Committee, who wanted to put a pencil to arguments each side has made about the royalty legislation, which has passed both the House and Senate judiciary committees.

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This may be the untold truth behind war……

Was logging into my live account and couldn’t pass this article up. The charges are yet to be proven but are still disturbing none the less:

Body parts, photos part of charges against soldiers

First of 12 charged in 3 Afghan killings faces military tribunal

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Army Spc. Jeremy Morlock, 22, from Wasilla, Alaska, is charged with premeditated murder in the deaths of three Afghan civilians, assaulting a fellow soldier and “wrongfully photographing and possessing visual images of human casualties.”

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Gibbs collected fingers and other body parts from Afghan corpses, slaughtered animals indiscriminately and hoarded illicitly obtained weapons he could drop near civilian bodies to make them appear to be combatants, according to charges filed by Army prosecutors and statements soldiers in the platoon made to investigators.

Read entire article

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/39380805/ns/world_news-south_and_central_asia

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