New R&B Social Dinner Party on Tuesdays Coming Soon to Miami

August 7, 2008

Headliner Market Group presents “Lavish” an R&B Social Dinner Party at Grass Restaurant & Lounge  (in the Design District) . Join them for the premiere R&B Social Dinner party Miami has ever seen!!! 25yrs. & Older preferred, All R&B and old school (No Hip Hop)…

Come “wine” & “dine” inside(outside) one Miami’s most lavish restaurant & lounge venues….Patrons will enjoy complimentary admission and a Lavish Dinner Party starting at 9pm. However, entry is at management’s discretion, so please dress upscale.

For More Information, you may call 305.573.3355 or log on to www.myspace.com/headlinermarket group

We’ll update wih more information later

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Actress/Radio Personality Tangie’s Celebrity Birthday Bash

August 5, 2008

Whether on radio, television, film or in magazine, Tangie A.K.A Tangible is always giving a blend of wit, news, and good ol’ southern flava to the streets with her multi-media trademark. Due to her forever love for the hip-hop culture, this longtime talent started grinding as a hip-hop artist at the age of 12. After several appearances on TV shows such as BET’s 106 & Park Freestyle Friday, In 2004 Tangie made a permanent step out on faith and relocated to Atlanta to pursue her dreams of becoming a Media Mogul.

Often referred to, as the “Future Oprah” Tangie is now an Actress, recently completing work in several films and an On-air personality for The Peoples Station V-103, the #1 radio station in Atlanta. Bio includes being an author, currently writing her 1st book and CEO of several Entertainment entities. As a TV personality, she was America’s favorite finalist on BET’s new faces search in November 2005 and had several guest appearances on the Jenny Jones Show and MTV’s Say What Karaoke. Tangie is sure to win the hearts of listeners and viewers with her raspy unforgettable voice and exuding personality.

Keep your ears and eyes open for this refreshing new sensation to bless you with a taste of Tangibility on your airwaves. She has BIG goals to accomplish such as launching her own non-profit organizations (I Feel Beautiful Foundation & S.H.O.O.K Foundation) to benefit the community in human services and much more.

Every year Tangie does it BIG for her Annual Birthday Bash and this year it will not be any different. On  Friday, August 8, Tangie is hosting her Star Studded “Road To Hollywood” Birthday Bash at Over da Edge (483 Edgewood Ave) in Atlanta, GA from 10pm – 3am. This event will feature  performances by R & B Artist JC of Block Ent/Versa Style Ent and XL recently seen on The TODAY Show & Americas got Talent.

Special invited guests include: Yung Joc & The Whole Swagg Team, Kollasus, Block and the Whole Block Ent., Sammie, Black 8 rap misses Porche, Yung Ralph, Shawty Lo, Fabo, CTE R&B Artist London, Bobby V, Sterling Simms (Def Jam), Will Packer (Rainforest Films), Dorian & Shavon from College Hill, Gorilla Zoe, Fabo, Princess (Crime Mob), B.O.B, Super Producer Adonis, DJ UNK, Jarvis of DTP, Brian & Brandon (Jagged Edge), DJ Infamous, DJ Jell, Jazze Pha, Chuck Wolley (formerly of the NY Giants), DJ Aries, Jody Breeze, Allen Rossum, Malcolm Cunningham Ford Staff, Chaka Zulu & The DTP Family, Darren Gray, Derek Blanks, Osei, Fly Ty, Young Dirty, Gyantt (SOHH.com), Freddyo, Necole Bitchie, Monica & MORE.

For more info on Tangie, log onto www.myspace.com/imtangible


FAMU Student Government Looking For Sponsors

August 5, 2008

Florida A&M University‘s (FAMU) Student Government Association is searching for sponsors for its 3rd Annual State of the Black Student Summit. The theme is Stony the Road We Trod: The Pursuit of the American Dream and they are partnering with the FSU Black Student Union.

The summit is tentativley is scheduled for October 3-5. The goal for the Summit is to make it like a family reunion where it travels each year to a different HBCU and they discuss different issues and come up with realistic solutions.

If your company is interested in potentially being a sponsor, please contact Kianta C. Key at 678.361.2770 or kiantakey@yahoo.com


HBCU Marching Band Hall of Fame Features B. Rossi of FAMU

August 5, 2008

On Monday, September 1, 2008,  the Georgia Dome will be succumbed with rhythms of talent, cheers of support and pride of alumni at the HBCU Marching Band Hall of Fame showcase.  Displaying musical talent and disciplined choreography will be the “World Famed Grambling Marching Band” from Grambling State University, “The Human Jukebox” of Southern University, “The Mighty Marching Hornets” from Alabama State University, “The Sonic Boom of the South” of Jackson State University, “The Blue & Gold Marching Machine” from North Carolina A&T University, and “The Marching 101” of South Carolina State University.  This showcase also includes performances by B. Rossi of The Aviator Band and V.I.C of Collipark Music.

The event begins at 2:00pm.  Tickets can be purchased online at www.marchingbandhof.com, www.ticketmaster.com or order by phone at 866.448.7849.

The HBCU Marching Band Hall of Fame event provides a platform for talented collegiate musicians to exhibit their musical talents in the spirit of showmanship and competition.  The most important aspect of this event is to sponsor and contribute back to the music community.  Over $120,000 in grant funds will be donated to participating schools as well as to the United Negro College Fund.  The Marching Band Hall of Fame also allocates funds to local high school band programs to assist students with instruments and band participation needs.  This year’s receipents are bands from Fredrick Douglass High School and Benjamin E. Mays High School, both of Atlanta, GA.  For more info, please visit www.marchingbandhof.com

B. Rossi is a product of band programs of Southwest DeKalb High School, Decatur, GA and Florida A&M University, Tallahassee, Florida.  His eclectic musical talent and unique originality place him at the top of the charts in innovation and creativity.  His single “Halftime” parallels with the theme of the Marching Band Hall of Fame showcase while adding a diverse spin on the traditional sound of band music.

To hear more music by B. Rossi and The Aviator Band please visit www.myspace.com/brossia1

For more information, contact Jai Ferrell of The Jai Group, LLC at jai@thejaigroupllc.com or (404) 293.4782


Holly Weerd Releases Free Download of Mixtape

August 4, 2008

Atlanta-based new wave/rap/ghettotech group Holly Weerd is allowing their fans from around the globe to download their mixtape, Edible Phat, for free from their MySpace page.

In a search to bring back the essence of true Atlanta musicianship, Dreamer, The Love Crusader, Tuki and Stago Lee, collectively known as Hollyweerd lead you into a land where rejects and weirdos reign supreme. Joining the new hip-hop movement of internet phenomenons, Hollyweerd has garnered much attention from their ability to create innovative tunes for their eclectic fans online.

Brought together by what some might consider divine intervention, these four individuals have a niche for creative lyrics and music that defies the norms of hip-hop. Through songs such as “Weerdo” and “Go Hard or Go Home”, Hollyweerd grants listeners a sample of the limitless state of mind they adhere to when it comes to not only the music scene, but life as well. Influenced by such genres as jazz, rap, techno, rock and alternative, the individualistic creativity that exists within Hollyweerd is undeniable.

Self described as new wave, rap, ghetto tech music, their ground-breaking sound resides in unmarked musical territory sure to influence the music community and the world. Meeting in Atlanta, Hollyweerd was formed in mid-November 2007. Creating not only a group, but a brotherhood, Dreamer brings an unorthodox style while Tuki brings wordplay, The Love Crusader brings passion and Stago Lee brings southern sophistication, which culminates into a fresh breath of music with good vibes and funky melodies. Hollyweerd is creating their own rules in our land and a land where the rain is purple and the flowers are dead. Bringing about change transformation and a new breed of music to the south, Hollyweerd is the new southern comfort.

For booking contact: hollyweerdbooking@gmail.com

Press inquiries contact: hollyweerdpress@gmail.com

Track Listing

1. Intro / Southern Tuki
2. Don’t Fight The Light
3. Stormy
4. The Climax (Weirdo Pt. II)
5. Alpha Jerk Interlude
6. HollyFunk / Beat Interlude
7. Ur Smile (Prod. 9th Wonder)
8. Dream Requiem Interlude / Street Now
9. Swagger
10. AUC Crusin’ / Basquiat Interlude
11. Have You Ever Made Love To A Weirdo?
12. Party All The Time Pt. II
13. Sincerely Jane (Remix) / Attraction Rules Interlude
14. Gripplyaz – Shake Her Rear
15. PartyLife
16. Pinball
17. Karl Tutymer (Prod. James Posey & Questlove)
18. Bonus Track: Back In The Day

To download Edible Phat, click here


Professional Public Relations 101 Conference

August 1, 2008

Never before in the history of entertainment has there been a one-stop shop to meet all media and public relations needs of aspiring musicians, DJs, entrepreneurs, models, managers and fashion designers.

PROFESSIONAL PUBLIC RELATIONS 101 CONFERENCE is a multi-city tour that seeks to educate, enlighten and empower tomorrow’s urban trendsetters on increasing exposure via newspapers, magazines, websites and video shows. Attendees will have the opportunity to engage in dialogue with top entertainment journalists, editors, critics, publicists, marketers and television show hosts.

In addition, PPR 101 will provide necessary tools on site to prepare attendees for media spotlight. Available on site will be professional photographers for press kits as well as established writers providing artist biographies and company profiles. Graphic designers will also be on hand at the event to provide websites, company logos and flyers. Additionally, attendees will be offered thousands of dollars in discounts for advertising in top publications.

Panel discussions and one on one sessions will be offered.  Topics of discussion will be the role of a publicist, how to make the image/branding, secrets to securing editorial coverage, crisis communication, anger management and how to handle disputes professionally.   Performance opportunities available.  Free to all pre-approved media.

PPR 101 CONFERENCE empowers aspiring artists with media training.

PPR 101 will be held in the following cities:

New Orleans- Oct. 8

Atlanta- Oct. 15

Birmingham- Oct. 22

St. Louis- Nov. 5

Charlotte- Nov. 12

Houston- Nov. 19

For more information on the event, visit www.divadendentertainment.com/ppr101.htm

Call at 404-816-6000 or log onto www.divadendentertainment.com for more information on DIVAdent Entertainment


Sponsored Post: Cascade Mansion & Gardens Is An Exclusive Venue for Special Events

July 31, 2008

eed an exclusive venue to host your next corporate event? Cascade Mansion & Garden is a historic private residence available for special events; e.g. private parties,  receptions, weddings, client appreciation programs, corporate retreats, business or club meetings and much more!

Nestled in one of Atlanta’s most prestigious urban neighborhoods; Cascade Heights, our elegant private residence will certainly take your breath away. This historic home provides both the privacy and ambiance for intimate settings, grand soirees and corporate events.

Characterized by Antebellum-style architecture with graceful fountains cascade through five beautiful garden pavilions, we are tucked away on 2-acres of prime real estate inside the city limits of Atlanta, Georgia. Built in the mid 1870’s, the Cascade Mansion and Gardens is being considered as an historic site by the Georgia Historic Preservation Society. Stately white columns greet you as you enter this magnificent home.

You will be pleased to know that we are located less than 20-minutes to downtown Atlanta and to Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. Both Interstate 20 and Interstate 285 are less than 2-miles away, making us one of the most sought after private facilities in the city.

The Cascade Mansion and Gardens has preserved its quaint southern charm while making a modern whimsical statement. Whether you’re personal style is romantic or classic, traditional or contemporary, our facility lends itself to many unique settings. At the Cascade Mansion and Gardens you will have an opportunity to select from one, two or all three levels of the home for your next enchanting event. Our staff and vendors will provide you all inclusive packages for a worry and hassle-free professional function for a most elegant event.

Located at 1530 Dodson Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30311, Cascade Mansion & Garden is available  by appointment only. Please call (404) 564-1283

For more information and photos of the venue, log onto www.cascademansionandgardens.com