Win Tickets to Heineken Red Star Soul @ Opera in Atlanta

August 15, 2008

You are invited to Heineken Red Star Soul on Wednesday August 20th, 2008 at Opera Nightclub featuring Estelle, Lyfe Jennings, Bryan Michael Cox, D-Nice, and more.

For a complete listing of artists, log onto

The only way to gain access to this event is to  send an e-mail to with your full name.

We will select 5 people who will win a pair of tickets.

Deadline: Sunday August 17th at 8pm – winners will be notified on Sunday

Concentrics Restaurant Week (8/17-8/23)

August 12, 2008
Concentrics Restaurant Week

Concentrics Restaurant Week

Ever wanted to eat at that nice restaurant in Midtown but just couldn’t afford it?  Well Concentrics Restaurant Group in Atlanta is making it easy for everyone to enjoy award-winning cuisine at reasonable prices.  August 17th-23rd, you can visit one of ten upscale dining facilities for an unforgettable experience.  Concentrics restaurants have been featured in some of the most notable publications in the US such as Oprah Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, and the New York times to name a few.  For just $25 you can enjoy a three course meal from any of these fine restaurants:  One:  Urban Licks, Two:  Midtown Kitchen, Trois, Tap, Parish, Murphy’s, Lobby at Twelve, Room, Stats, and Luma.

For more information visit:

DeKalb County Hosts Family Fun Day This Saturday

August 8, 2008

DeKalb County Commissioner Lee May, District 5, DeKalb County Parks & Recreation, and E Period present Back to School Family Fun Day at Lithonia Park from 2-7pm.

All are encouraged to bring school supplies for donation

Kids and parents may partake in the following:

Live music/spoken word

Swimming at Lithonia Pool (Kids $2, Adults $3)

Other Activities include inflatables, clowns, face painting, spades and dominoes. lawn chairs permitted

Lithonia Park is located at 2501 Park Drive, Lithonia, GA 30058

One Atlanta’s Top 5 Saturday Night Parties For Urban Trendsetters

August 8, 2008

Each Saturday, The J3 Group, J Carter, and Marco “Blue” Johnson host an always sexy, scintillating and sophisticated party at The Utopia Complex. Three different rooms allow for three unique parties in one exclusive event. The dress code is strictly cosmopolitan

This hot event begins at 9pm and everybody enjoy comp admission before 10pm. Utopia, which has valet parking available, also offers great dinner and drink specials: $5 Tapas/ $5 Martinis/ $3 Heineken and the kitchen stays open until 1am.

With susch super star deejays as DJ Tayrock, DJ Shakim, DJ Skillz, and Salah Ananse spinning everything from 80’s bangers to current hip-hop, this event is worthy of a top 5 ranking.

Using the DIGITALGUESTLIST app on Facebook gets you in free until 11:30 pm. RSVP using

Are you celebrating a birthday, promotion, engagement, divorce, anniversary, bachelor/bacholorette party, fraternity/sorority party, a reunion, or you just know a bunch of people that want to kick it on a Saturday Night?!?!?  Send your unlimited guest list to, and your entire guest list is free before Midnight.

The Definition of Luxury in Miami…Saturdays @ Nikki Marina

August 7, 2008

One of South Florida’s hottest parties is Majestic Saturdays at Nikki Marina where fashion, music and trendsetters meet. The Majestic Group, The Westin Diplomat and Internext 2008 invites you to a widely acclaimed networking industry event within the Adult Digital Media and Webmaster Marketplace to connect, do business and party with others in the industry.  The atmosphere will provide an unconventional forum for non-stop networking and e-commerce throughout the resort and after hours at the industry’s most lavish parties.

Hosted by Lorenzo “Ice Tea” Thomas with music by DJ Top Feelin & DJ Nyce, Majestic Saturdays is the premier party location for jet-setters and trend-makers. This is the perfect place for the ultimate in VIP partying, sophisticated dining and unparalleled atmosphere. Enjoy fine dining with a spectacular waterfront view at one of the wooden umbrella-covered dining tables, or served directly to our lounge beds. Majestic Saturdays at Nikki Marina is the only event to offer garage parking and sheltered entrance to avoid getting wet if it rains ….The definition of Luxury.

Dress Code – No hats, athletic wear, t-shirts, polo shirts, timberlands.  No ripped or baggy jeans.  No loud color clothing or sneakers.  Sophistication and style is a must.  Be a trendsetter.  Men must wear a button down dress shirt or blazer.  Ladies dress chic and vogue.

Dinner Service runs from 9pm – 11:30pm

To RSVP. log onto

Support the Black Weblog Awards

August 7, 2008

The Black Weblog Awards has officially opened up for nominations. The Black Weblog Awards enters its 4th year recognizing the best and brightest in the Black blogosphere. Nominations will last until the 16th of August, and finalist voting will be August 17th -31st . The winning blogs are expected to be announced on September 4.

Please support the Black Weblog Awards by nominating here and voting for your favorite black blogs.

Urban Female Entertainment Presents The 3 Year Anniversary & Special Edition All Female Showcase Extravaganza

August 7, 2008

Where Will You Find This Many Phenomenal Females In One Building??

Urban Female Entertainment will be celebrating their 3 year anniversary and at the same time recognizing some of ATL’s Phenomenal Females in the industry who have made a substantial impact in their respective fields on Thursday August 14th at Apache Cafe in Atlanta.  There will be men in the industry paying homage to these wonderful women at the event as well as many media outlets and industry movers and shakers in the house to support.   The evening is going to be filled with wonderful talent, recognition, networking and a live band / DJ for further musical enjoyment.  Come celebrate!!

Honoring Julia Beverly (Founder, Ozone Magazine), Hannah Kang (GM, Grand Hustle Records), Wendy Day (Founder, Rap Coalition), Laura Giles (Founder, Music Business Politics), and Dee Dee Cocheta (ABC Associates Entertainment).

Performers include: Ms Dramaganza, Collipark / Interscope Records Artist – Vistosso Bosses, S Line / Warner Bros Records Artist – Chinkie Brown, Mica Swain, Fiona Simone, Lady Red, Trinetta Love, Iman Williams, Mesha Write, Grand Hustle Records Artists – Xtaci, Pretty Black, KLS, Skai, Flawless, and Cinammon Brown (Amsterdam).

This event is hosted by Beestroh of Hot 107.9 with special guests including Grand Hustle/Capitol Records artist Alfamega, Super Producer Ike Dirty, World Renowned Superfriends DJ & Hot 107.9’s DJ Trauma, Superfriends DJ Scorpio, Author Jawar, Collipark Music, Street Report Magazine, Hot Block Magazine, KE Consulting & So Much More!

Industry Decision Makers, A&R’s and Media are FREE so RSVP to

Everyone else, it’s just $10 ALL NIGHT LONG!  Apache Cafe is located at 64 3rd Street (off Spring behind the Varsity).

Doors open @ 9 p.m.  Show starts PROMPTLY @ 10 p.m.