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Avery*Sunshine Slated To Sing At The NCAA Final Four

Avery*Sunshine Slated To Sing At The NCAA Final Four

Oh say can you see…..Avery*Sunshine announced today that she will be singing The National Anthem at this year’s NCAA Final Four Championship Game. Avery will be accompanied by a 200 plus voice choir that will be directed by Dr. Tony McNeill, the Director of Worship & Arts at the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church.

Here’s the official word courtesy of The national anthem for the semi-final rounds on Saturday, April 6, will be performed by the Ebenezer Baptist Church Choir & Friends, featuring Avery*Sunshine and conducted by Dr. Tony McNeill, director of Worship and Arts. This group consists of an aggregation of singers from Historic Ebenezer Baptist Church as well as singers from other local Atlanta congregations, schools or the surrounding community. The group, made up of singers of all faiths, ages and racial backgrounds (reflective of the mantra and motivation of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s call to civil rights).The Ebenezer Baptist Church Choir was first directed by Mrs. Alberta Christine Williams King, mother of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and has performed all over the world and at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial in Washington, D.C. Tip off for the Final Four semifinals will be 6:09 p.m. and 8:49 p.m.
The NCAA crowd will get to experience what we already know. The voice of Avery is awesome and her performance will be brilliantly spectacular.  She’s been touring incessantly from city to city and has opened for The likes of artists like Kem, Rahsaan Patterson, Ledisi, Rachelle Ferrell, Eric Roberson and many more…  Avery is working on new music, touring and will also be performing at this year’s Essence Festival in New Orleans Louisiana.  If you have not seen her… please see her when she comes to your city and then you’ll know why “Everybody Loves the Sunshine!”

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Tortured Soul Is Coming To You

Tortured Soul  Is Coming To You

They are undeniably three of the sharpest guys in the game… Tortured Soul It seems they are the hardest working too… If you have never seen them live they’re on tour now!!! It’s time to Soul Clap!!!! Please take time and see them in a city near you. I promise you won’t be sorry. Check out the dates below…..

April 5, 2013 – Bari @ Ueffilo Music Club
April 6, 2013 – Napoli @ Arenile Reload
April 7, 2013 – Caserta @ Contemporaneo Caffè
April 8, 2013 – Prague @ Lucerna Music Bar
April 14, 2013 – Lansing, Michigan @ The Loft
April 19, 2013 – Chicago @ The Shrine
April 20, 2013 – St. Louis @ The Demo

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I, Ced Wins

I, Ced Wins

I, Ced has won the Converse’s Rubber Tracks competition. YAY!!!! The prize… An opportunity to record in their studio in NYC. What came to fruition is a dope cut called “Wildest Dreams.” The track is produced by I,Ced and Om’Mas Keith and features Suzi Analogue. The coolest thing by far about this song is it’s available to download for FREE!!!!! Click the link to grab your free download. I know you’re going to love it!!! ENJOY!!!!

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Jesse Boykins III Announces ‘Strange Recreation’ Tour 2013

Jesse Boykins III  Announces ‘Strange Recreation’ Tour 2013

Jesse Boykins III announces his 2013 tour… Jesse Boykins III is a singer / songwriter from Miami based in NYC.. His sound is dope to say the least and is like none other…. It’s a fusion of soul and world music, his view of the world through his music that crosses all genres touches many people from many cultures. There is nothing like the live music experience… Take time to see JB III in a city near you…. you won’t be disappointed….

SXSW March 12-17 [Details Coming Soon]
Austin, TX | March 14th | Ninja Tune Show
Autstin, TX | March 15th | Couch Sessions Show
Austin,TX | March 16th | TBA

Köln, Germany | April 9th @ Club Bahnhof

Hamburg, Germany | April 10th @ Mojo Club

Milan, Italy | April 11th @ Elita Festival

Rome, Italy | April 12th @ Lanificio159

Pescara, Italy | April 13th @ Tipografia

Brooklyn, NY | May 5th @ The Brooklyn Museum

Leuven, Belgium | May 19th @ Zaal Het Depot

Bratislava, Slovakia | May 22nd @ Loft

Zurich, Switzerland | May 23 @ Clubraum [Rote Fabric]

Nimes, France | May 24th @ Paloma

Paris, France | May 25th @ Villette Sonique Festiva

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The Last Fall Opens Today

The Last Fall Opens Today

Approximately 78% of all NFL players are bankrupt, divorced or unemployed two years after retiring from the game. The average career of an NFL player is three and a half seasons. Harrowing statistics that shows that life as a professional athlete is not always what it seems. Written and directed by former NFL wide receiver Matthew A. Cherry, THE LAST FALL tells the story of Kyle Bishop, a journeyman professional football player who retires broke at age 25 with no idea what to do next with his life. Forced to move back home and reconnect with his loved ones, Bishop struggles to deal with life’s complexities after his professional career is over.

What’s so cool about this film is the original score, which is completely produced by +FE – The Foreign Exchange. There are also appearances from the Neo Soul Community… The Last Fall film has a great soundtrack featuring music by N’dambi, Alex Isley, J*DaVeY, All Cows Eat Grass, Jurni Rayne, Leon Sylvers, YODCHAI, Marion Write, Jarard Anthony and Tremaine Williams, Fresh and Darien Dean.

The Last Fall opens theatrically today in Los Angeles at The Rave Cinemas 15 in the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza (Formerly Magic Johnson Theaters)

Preview the trailer below

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