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 info.keconsulting@gmail.com.

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.

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