ELIJAH BLAND brings a refreshing dimension to the modern world of soul music. Coupled with powerful lyrics and soulful grooves, his silky smooth delivery is a gift that has touched many around the world. His sound fuses elements of jazz, funk and R&B to create a unique brand of soul music.Featured as a “B-Side Artist” on the nationally-syndicated Michael Baisden Show, Bland has captured the hearts of music lovers around the world with his passionate interpretation of honest music. His voice and style reflect a range of musical influences, from legends such as Marvin Gaye and Prince to contemporary greats such as Maxwell and D’Angelo. On stage, he leads his band as its lead vocalist and primary keyboard player, delivering a consistent message of passion, purpose, faith, and love. As a featured performer on the 2012 Capital Jazz SuperCruise, Bland shared the stage with some of the world’s most beloved Jazz and Soul artists, including the late, great George Duke, Stanley Clarke, Gerald Albright, Will Downing, Lalah Hathaway, Dwele, Boney James, Yolanda Adams, Eric Roberson, and many more. Elijah has performed throughout the United States, touching countless lives with positive, uplifting music. 9th Annual Independent Music Awards. Perhaps the most powerful selection from the Soulcentric catalogue, however, is the uplifting women’s anthem “Wash The Mirror (Love Yourself)” from which Bland launched the worldwide #LoveYourself™ campaign. Fueled by the age-old notion that beauty is in the eye of the beholder, the mission of this campaign is to encourage and inspire future generations of women to develop a positive relationship with their own self image, promoting positive self-esteem through the universal language of music. His first new release in almost five years, Elijah's latest is the sexy hit single "For The Record" which has provided his fans an encouraging preview of his highly-anticipated third full-length album.
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DENNIS ANGEL KEEPS THE
TIMELESS GROOVES FLOWING RIGHT ‘ON TRACK’
The Emerging Contemporary Jazz Horn Trumpeter
And Flugelhorn Player Is Rising On The Charts Again
With His New Single “Soul Strut” Featuring
Jazz Greats Kenny Barron and James Genus
Tapping once again into the Timeless Grooves that drove three singles off his critically acclaimed 2012 debut album up the contemporary jazz radio charts, Dennis Angel is right On Track for another successful run with his latest full length release.
The versatile trumpet and flugelhorn player’s latest single, the acoustic jazz-funk driven “Soul Strut”, is a fast rising sensation on various prominent smooth jazz radio outlets, reaching the Top 35 on the Smoothjazz.com Radar chart, debuting in the Top 50 on SmoothIndieStar.com and gaining spins on the Radio Wave Internet Airplay chart.
“Soul Strut” and the coolly swinging “Sunset Café” are driven by an organic quartet arrangement, featuring Angel vibing with jazz greats Kenny Barron (piano) and James Genus (acoustic bass); on the latter tune, Angel successfully experiments for the first time with a more laid back, Chet Baker styled tone.
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Mary B. Morrison
Mary B. Morrison, New York Times best-selling author is bringing her play, Single Husbands back to stage! This time in the ATL, Atlanta, Georgia. November 6-9, 2014 at the Southwest Arts Center there will be an all new cast1 Mary has nineteen published novels including her newest release, If You Don’t Know Me.
She writes for Kensington Publishing Corporation as Mary B. Morrison and Grand Central Publishing as HoneyB. In her novels Mary addresses social and sexual issues while empowering her female characters.
Hilary Kole. Hailed by critics as a “musical marvel!” (Rex Reed, NY Observer), Hilary Kole continues to engage audiences throughout the world since beginning her professional career at the legendary Rainbow Room as the youngest singer ever to grace that stage. She has appeared to sold-out audiences at the famed Oak Room at the Algonquin Hotel, at Lincoln Center as part of the “American Songbook Series” with Jonathan Schwartz, and at Carnegie Hall for the tribute to Oscar Peterson alongside Quincy Jones, Herbie Hancock and Nancy Wilson. Ms. Kole has had the privilege of being the last singer to record with Oscar Peterson, and the first singer since Ella Fitzgerald to record a duet with that jazz legend.