"I was a producer first,
that turned into a DJ," said James Stringfellow aka JString about who he is. JString just released what he calls a "feel
good" album titled "JString's Magical Manifestation of the Feel Good Groove." "I've been
doing this for a while. My DJing is musical. I'm a producer not a beat-maker. What I noticed is a complete turn full circle." What he means is the producer turned DJ is now producing again on his new "JString's Magical Manifestation...",
which is a collection of songs and remixes produced by him that are reminiscent of the 80s and 90s music. "Lots
of people get nostalgic when old-school music comes one," Stringfellow said. "I'm from Chicago we do House Music,
which makes you feel good." JString used technology to produce the project with musicians/artists participating
from the United Kingdom, Germany, Venezuela, and of course various parts of the U.S. The support included Stephan Kohnke on
drums (U.S.); Lee Ferguson on bass guitar (UK); Will Allen (US) and Joshua Zook (Germany) on... Read the full September 18, 2020 column...>
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‘The Solo Piano Group' Series Highlights Pianist Glen Pearson, Offers Neo-Classical Music ByEunice Moseley
"It's a series of projects,"
said producer Atron Gregory about the "Sunrise" single release from his "The Solo Piano Group"
(TNT Recordings) project. "It's a collection of musicians I know. It's Neo-Classical...a new-age style of music." Gregory explained that normally African-American musicians and artists are not mentioned when referring to
this style genre, but according to Atron we are present. His goal is to highlight black musicians that play Neo-Classical
and introduce the genre to a new audience. Known for helping to pioneer Hip-Hop music as manager and producer via his TNT
Recordings and Management company, Atron Gregory help launch the careers of some of the most notable Hip-Hop artists and groups
of our time, such as Tupac Shakur and MC Smooth, and one of the Jazz world's pioneers - Stanley Clark. "It's
to commemorate all the African-American pianists," he said about why his label decided to embrace the Neo-Classical genre.
"I didn't believe it, that there were no (Neo-Classical) labels...independent...as part of our culture."
Neo-Classical is... Read the full September 15, 2020 column>
Offset Launches Joint Venture With Axis Replay To Create Artist
Driven Live + Virtual Concert
(Atlanta, GA) - Recording
artist Offset (Migos)and Axis Replay, an innovative events and entertainment company,
partners to create AXSD Media, a production company focused on live and virtually streamed events. The partnership kicks off
on September 11, 2020 with the "AXR+EXP Concert Series," which will feature new and emerging artists performing
live on stream. The monthly concert series is focused on empowering both artists and audience members to own and navigate
their own concert experiences.
Dawn Richard and Gary
LeRoi Gray Join the Cast of the Upcoming Limited Series 'Trace'
(New York, NY) - P. Diddy protege Dawn Richard (Danity Kane, Dirty Money') and actor
Gary LeRoi Gray ( "The Cosby Show," Disney's "Even Stevens") join the cast of the new
"Trace" is a psychological
thriller that follows the pursuit of a serial killer taking aim at the LGBTQ community in San Francisco. Filming for "Trace"
is set to begin in mid-January 2021 in and around Los Angeles and San Francisco. The fledgling streaming service VIM Media
(Vim2.tv) is set to air the first six episodes on its platform. "Trace" is co-created, written by Shaun Cairo (Pitchfork,
Almost Amazing) & Anthony Bawn(Conframa, Cheetah-in-August) . Cairo & Bawn will serve as executive producers as well.
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(Washington, DC) - Comedian and Entrepreneur Rob Gordon Releases First Comedy Special
"Problematic." Rob Gordon is a rising, fall-out funny DC comic starring in his first-ever stand up special "Problematic"
on Amazon Prime. "Problematic" is sure to keep you laughing. Born and raised in Washington, D.C. with his parents
and older sister. Rob found his love for comedy and laughter very early in life. One of the Gordon family traits is an innate
sense of humor.
During his college years at Hampton University,
Rob decided to take his natural talent and bold personality to the masses at his first stand-up show which was just the beginning
of his multitalented career. After graduating from Hampton University with a Masters degree in Architecture, Rob began to
focus his time and energy in comedy and entertainment. Rob expresses himself not only on stage, doing stand-up but also through
his skits and sketches, acting in films and web series, his use of social media, and his YouTube page. He is a true talent
who has spent the past seven years entertaining people across the country. When not performing, Rob enjoys spending time with
his son and working on expanding his entertainment footprint and other entrepreneurial endeavors.