Grammy Awards 2018 Tickets Nominees Predictions NY

Grammy Awards 2018 Tickets Nominees Predictions NY

Madison Square Garden to host 60th GRAMMY Awards on Jan. 28th, 2018

NEW YORK, NY, USA, November 30, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — The Recording Academy has announced that the 60th GRAMMY Awards will take place at New York City’s Madison Square Garden on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018. The telecast will be broadcast live on CBS at a new time: 7:30–11 p.m. ET and 4:30–8 p.m. PT.

The 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards will mark the 46th consecutive year that CBS will broadcast the show, and the network has a commitment in place to host it through 2026. To announce the GRAMMYs‘ return to New York, The Recording Academy worked with creative agency TBWAChiatDay and director Spike Lee on a star-studded film, NY Stories.

Featuring New York artists sharing New York musical stories, the film takes viewers on a musical tour of the city — from The Apollo Theater in Harlem to Jay Z’s Marcy Projects in Bedford-Stuyvesant, to all neighborhoods and musical landmarks in between.

The Recording Academy and singer/songwriter Andra Day will kick off the 60th GRAMMY Awards nominations by revealing nominees in the four General Field categories (Best New Artist, Record Of The Year, Song Of The Year, and Album Of The Year) live on “CBS This Morning,” Tuesday, Nov. 28th at 8:30 a.m. ET. Immediately following, at 8:40 a.m. ET, the Recording Academy will announce nominations across all 84 categories via press release, GRAMMY.com, and the Recording Academy’s social media platforms.

The Recording Academy™‘s GRAMMY Recordings and RCA Records will release the 2018 GRAMMY Nominees album on Jan. 12, 2018, in stores and via digital retailers. The latest installment of the best-selling series—now in its 24th year—features a collection of the biggest and brightest GRAMMY-nominated music for the upcoming 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards®. A portion of album proceeds benefits the year-round work of the GRAMMY Museum and MusiCares—two charitable organizations founded by the Recording Academy that focus on music education programs and critical assistance for music people in need.

RECORDING ACADEMY ANNOUNCES 60TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS NOMINEES JAY-Z LEADS GRAMMY NOMINATIONS WITH EIGHT; KENDRICK LAMAR FOLLOWS WITH SEVEN, AND BRUNO MARS WITH SIX

The Recording Academy welcomes this year’s class of GRAMMY nominees. Already a 21-time GRAMMY winner, JAY-Z leads with eight nominations, followed by Kendrick Lamar (7), Bruno Mars (6), Childish Gambino (5), Khalid (5), No I.D. (5), and SZA (5). Selected from more than 22,000 submissions across 84 categories, the nominations showcase some of the most gifted music makers of the past awards year (Oct. 1, 2016–Sept. 30, 2017). As the only peer-selected music award, the GRAMMY is voted on by the Recording Academy’s membership body of music makers, who represent all genres and creative disciplines, including recording artists, songwriters, producers, mixers, and engineers.

The final round of GRAMMY voting is Dec. 7–21, 2017. The Recording Academy will present the GRAMMY Awards on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, live from Madison Square Garden in New York and broadcast on the CBS Television Network from 7:30–11:00 p.m. ET/4:30–8:00 p.m. PT.

The following is a sampling of nominations from the GRAMMY Awards’ 30 Fields and 84 categories.

For a complete nominations list, visit www.grammy.com.

Record Of The Year:
“Redbone” — Childish Gambino
“Despacito” — Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber
“The Story Of O.J.” — JAY-Z
“HUMBLE.” — Kendrick Lamar
“24K Magic” — Bruno Mars

Album Of The Year:
“Awaken, My Love!” — Childish Gambino
4:44 — JAY-Z
DAMN. — Kendrick Lamar
Melodrama — Lorde
24K Magic — Bruno Mars

Song Of The Year:
“Despacito” — Ramón Ayala, Justin Bieber, Jason “Poo Bear” Boyd, Erika Ender, Luis Fonsi & Marty James Garton, songwriters (Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber)
“4:44” — Shawn Carter & Dion Wilson, songwriters (JAY-Z)
“Issues” — Benny Blanco, Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, Tor Erik Hermansen, Julia Michaels & Justin Drew Tranter, songwriters (Julia Michaels)
“1-800-273-8255” — Alessia Caracciolo, Sir Robert Bryson Hall II, Arjun Ivatury, Khalid Robinson, songwriters (Logic Featuring Alessia Cara & Khalid)
“That’s What I Like” — Christopher Brody Brown, James Fauntleroy, Philip Lawrence, Bruno Mars, Ray Charles McCullough II, Jeremy Reeves, Ray Romulus & Jonathan Yip, songwriters (Bruno Mars)

Best New Artist:
Alessia Cara
Khalid
Lil Uzi Vert
Julia Michaels
SZA

Best Pop Solo Performance:
“Love So Soft” — Kelly Clarkson
“Praying” — Kesha
“Million Reasons” — Lady Gaga
“What About Us” — P!nk
“Shape Of You” — Ed Sheeran

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance:
“Something Just Like This” ­— The Chainsmokers & Coldplay
“Despacito” — Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber
“Thunder” — Imagine Dragons
“Feel It Still” — Portugal. The Man
“Stay” — Zedd & Alessia Cara

Best Dance/Electronic Album:
Migration — Bonobo
3-D The Catalogue — Kraftwerk
Mura Masa — Mura Masa
A Moment Apart — Odesza
What Now — Sylvan Esso

Best Rock Performance:
“You Want It Darker” — Leonard Cohen
“The Promise” — Chris Cornell
“Run” — Foo Fighters
“No Good” — Kaleo
“Go To War” — Nothing More

Best Urban Contemporary Album:
Free 6lack — 6lack
“Awaken, My Love!” — Childish Gambino
American Teen — Khalid
Ctrl — SZA
Starboy — The Weeknd

Best Rap Album:
4:44 — JAY-Z
DAMN. — Kendrick Lamar
Culture — Migos
Laila’s Wisdom — Rapsody
Flower Boy — Tyler, The Creator

Best Country Album:
Cosmic Hallelujah — Kenny Chesney
Heart Break — Lady Antebellum
The Breaker — Little Big Town
Life Changes — Thomas Rhett
From A Room: Volume 1 — Chris Stapleton

Best Jazz Vocal Album:
The Journey — The Baylor Project
A Social Call — Jazzmeia Horn
Bad Ass And Blind — Raul Midón
Porter Plays Porter — Randy Porter Trio With Nancy King
Dreams And Daggers — Cécile McLorin Salvant

Best Gospel Album:
Crossover — Travis Greene
Bigger Than Me — Le’Andria
Close — Marvin Sapp
Sunday Song — Anita Wilson
Let Them Fall In Love — Cece Winans

Best Contemporary Christian Music Album:
Rise — Danny Gokey
Echoes (Deluxe Edition) — Matt Maher
Lifer — MercyMe
Hills And Valleys — Tauren Wells
Chain Breaker — Zach Williams

Best Latin Pop Album:
Lo Único Constante — Alex Cuba
Mis Planes Son Amarte — Juanes
Amar Y Vivir En Vivo Desde La Cuidad De México, 2017 — La Santa Cecilia
Musas (Un Homenaje Al Folclore Latinoamericano En Manos De Los Macorinos) — Natalia Lafourcade
El Dorado — Shakira

Best Americana Album:
Southern Blood — Gregg Allman
Shine On Rainy Day — Brent Cobb
Beast Epic — Iron & Wine
The Nashville Sound — Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit
Brand New Day — The Mavericks

Best Comedy Album:
The Age Of Spin & Deep In The Heart Of Texas — Dave Chappelle
Cinco — Jim Gaffigan
Jerry Before Seinfeld — Jerry Seinfeld
A Speck Of Dust — Sarah Silverman
What Now? — Kevin Hart

Best Song Written For Visual Media:
“City Of Stars” — Justin Hurwitz, Benj Pasek & Justin Paul, songwriters (Ryan Gosling & Emma Stone), Track from La La Land
“How Far I’ll Go” — Lin-Manuel Miranda, songwriter (Auli’i Cravalho), Track from Moana: The Songs
“I Don’t Wanna Live Forever (Fifty Shades Darker) — Jack Antonoff, Sam Dew & Taylor Swift, songwriters (ZAYN & Taylor Swift), Track from Fifty Shades Darker
“Never Give Up” — Sia Furler & Gregg Kurstin, songwriters (Sia), Track from Lion
“Stand Up For Something” — Common & Diane Warren, songwriters (Andra Day Featuring Common), Track from Marshall

Producer Of The Year, Non-Classical:
Calvin Harris
No I.D.
Greg Kurstin
Blake Mills
The Stereotypes

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Film Director Richard Rossi Partners with Clapit in Nationwide Open Call Auditions for "Canaan Land"

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Film director Richard Rossi will choose 2 actors for roles in “Canaan Land” from the top-voted video auditions submitted through the Clapit social media app.

LOS ANGELES, CA, UNITED STATES, November 29, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — Award-winning director Richard Rossi announced today a nationwide open call for actors to submit auditions for two roles in his new film “Canaan Land” via the social media app Clapit, an increasingly popular and innovative talent discovery app that partners with film and television productions to discover aspiring actors. The film will be shot in Los Angeles in January 2018. All audition videos must be submitted through Clapit in accordance with Clapit’s competition rules, terms and guidelines. For information on the Open Call, which is sponsored by Actors Connection, please visit http://clapit.com.

Richard Rossi is a prolific filmmaker based in Los Angeles. He is best known for writing, directing, producing, and acting in the award-winning feature films “Sister Aimee: The Aimee Semple McPherson Story” (2006) and “Baseball's Last Hero: 21 Clemente Stories” (2013).

Rossi’s latest project, “Canaan Land,” is a feature film drama about a female faith healing evangelist who falls in love with a con man. Rossi will star in the film alongside Rebecca Holden from the TV megahit “Knight Rider.”

To support the open call for “Canaan Land,” Rossi has partnered with the social media entertainment app Clapit, where emerging actors can be discovered via an innovative, community-driven audition process from their mobile devices.

Actors can apply for a role by uploading a twenty second video audition to Clapit, showcasing their acting talent in accordance with the character breakdowns posted on the app. The most clapped audition videos, ranked by the Clapit community, will be showcased on Clapit’s “Best” feed. Rossi will select one male winner from the top five most clapped male auditions and one female winner from the top five most clapped female auditions – a democratic crowd-sourced voting system to provide two actors with their first big breaks.

Entrants download Clapit for free from the iTunes App Store, shoot and upload their videos, hashtag their entries #richardrossi, and then spread the word by asking friends to download Clapit and “clap” (vote) for them. All entries are subject to eligibility requirements and the official contest rule. The open call wraps on December 20, 2017 at 11:59 P.M. EST.

“As an actor,” said Rossi, “I really appreciate the service that Clapit is offering to actors. Hollywood is such a difficult industry to break into, and Clapit is leveling the playing field. I’m excited to cast two actors from clapit into ‘Canaan Land.’”

​”We are thrilled to partner with Richard Rossi,” said Clapit CEO and co-founder Mary Jane Bulseco. “It is so hard for aspiring actors to be cast in a speaking role, especially in a feature film like ‘Canaan Land.’ We are thankful that Richard has partnered with us so we can provide this opportunity to cast two unknown actors straight into roles in Richard’s film.”

Actors Connection is a proud sponsor of Clapit’s #richardrossi open call initiative. With over 200 seminars, classes and special events each month, Actors Connection has been connecting actors with leading talent agents, casting directors and personal managers since 1991.

For more information on Clapit’s open calls, rules and prizes, visit http://clapit.com. To enter the open call or to watch the competition, download Clapit today!

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FORMER HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMP, JAMES “BUSTER” DOUGLAS STARS IN “FIGHTINATOR”, A MOVIE ABOUT PUNCHING NAZI ROBOTS

LOS ANGELES, CA, UNITED STATES, November 29, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — The present time is so filled with hate and division and Guy Fieri-branded kitchen products, it can only a sign of the dark things to come. And only one RoboNazi-fighting cyborg team can change that!

From the creators of the hit comic book series, AmeriKarate, and a Bob's Burgers character designer, comes the funniest, most action-packed, and weirdest animated 1980's action movie parody ever made! Neatoco is proud to announce its first animated feature film, Fightinator, will be going into production in 2018.

Starring James “Buster” Douglas (Punched Out Mike Tyson) Hal Rudnick (The Screen Junkies Show), and April O'Neil (AmeriKarate), Fightinator will launch its Indiegogo Campaign on November 29th, 2017 at https://igg.me/at/Fightinator and for supporters will feature tons of perks like Buster Douglas signed boxing gloves and Knockout Boxing Sega Genesis Games, pins, limited edition posters by top poster artists, signed AmeriKarate books, original art, Executive Producer credits, being drawn into the movie as a Robot Nazi-punching cyborg, copies of the movie and soundtrack, and one lucky person will get the only copy of an alternate ending to the Fightinator movie.

In the neo-future, the year two thousand and nineteen eighty-seven, robot scientist, Blast Fightinator is bitten by a radioactive human and becomes infected with its humanity as well as its deadly fighting and hip hop skills. Fightinator joins a team of cyborg mercenaries (and hip hop supergroup), The L.A. Bandroids, and heads into the jungle to stop a gang of Nazi robots known as the Master Haters and their plan for World Robot Domination through RoboCocaine addiction.
Fightinator will be a hilarious, action-packed, blood-soaked, curse-word-filled, nunchuck-gun-shooting, RoboNazi-punching, Cyborg Karate-kicking, animated movie.

Fightinator will be produced by Devin Roth (Bob's Burgers, Disney's Future Worm, TBS' Final Space), animated by Daniel Arruda Massa (Cougar & Cub, AmeriKarate, Neatoco Cartoons), includes art by artists Tom Whalen, Travis Louie, Anthony Petrie, Gary Taxali, Dave Perillo, and was written by Brockton McKinney (Full Moon's Evil Bong 666, Gibgerdead Man comic, AmeriKarate) and Corey Kalman (Neatoco, AmeriKarate), and will be directed by Corey Kalman and Christian Moran (Neatoco, AmeriKarate).

The Fightinator Indiegogo Campaign page can be found at https://igg.me/at/Fightinator.

An embeddable Fightinator preview video can be found at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sAHB6-IK3Ko.

Neatoco is a YouTube Channel from the hilarious & weird team behind WoodRocket. It is the future of pop culture. Creators of new series like April Versus, Overreactions, That's Neatoco, and It's Always Sunny In Eternia.

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New Online Series from Alex Cubis and Joel Nix Speaks To the Current Climate Around Masculinity

Poster for “Masculinity in Crisis” starring Alex Cubis

Director Joel Nix and actor Alex Cubis release the trailer for new video series, "Masculinity in Crisis," produced using HitREcord.

LOS ANGELES, CA, UNITED STATES, November 29, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — Alex Cubis and Joel Nix announced the launch of their project via Medium and Vimeo. The series, comprised of three-parts exploring concerns and themes around masculinity as drawn from one millennial’s perspective, is available to stream via a private link.

Writer and actor Alex Cubis explains “I was encountering a running theme over the past few months that either men are too toxic, or too soft – there’s like a crisis of masculinity. I thought that I’d selectively emphasise thoughts from my own life and channel it into some storytelling, but hopefully make it universally resonant in the process and trigger interesting conversation.”

“Masculinity in Crisis” is currently screening at festivals, but viewers can preview the series online by including the hashtag masculinityincrisis in a post on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter and tagging Joel (@nixfilm) and Alex (@alexjcubis). Their team will then send the user a private link.

More information about the project is found on the series’ website: www.masculinityincrisis.com
Cubis explains that HitREcord, the online collaborative production company founded and owned by actor and director Joseph Gordon-Levitt, offered the opportunity to “make the project interactive, so that it wasn’t just isolated to its running time.”

Oklahoma native and LA-based Joel Nix has previously directed music videos and commercials, and has extensive experience in physical production including most recently on Netflix’s “Santa Clarita Diet,” the FX shows “Baskets” with Zach Galifianakis and “Legion” with Aubrey Plaza. He is father to 1-year old Zeke and husband to wife Ali.

In the long-run, Joel shares a desire to tell stories “aim to inspire audiences to live their lives for the better.” Nix, 27, is currently developing a short film project in the pursuit of making a feature. The ultimate goal, he says, would be to “direct projects of the same calibre as ‘Game of Thrones.’ A show or film that’s equally entertaining and thought-provoking, using both bad and good characters to make an audience think about how to live their lives in a better way. Also, there’s no denying big-budgets are fun.”

Australian actor Alex Cubis has worked in television, film and theatre in Australia, including on “Atomic Kingdom,” “Public Offence,” “Mako Mermaids” and “Paradise Island Club,” and produced and starred in Show Offs which screened at the Cannés Court Metrage. In the US, Cubis has created and acted in content and for ‘Funny or Die’, and will next make an appearance on season 2 of Netflix’s “Dear White People.” He says his ultimate goal is to “work with Aaron Sorkin.”

Nix explains his hopes for the series.

“We hope that our project – even as small as it is – encourages men to have an honest and pragmatic conversation with themselves, amongst each other or with their significant other, about whether they’re their best selves.”

Alex
Instagram: @alexjcubis

Joel
Instagram: @nixfilm

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Makes a Great Gift, "We are Woodstock" the Novel. It Tells a Love Story at the Greatest Concert of the Hippie Movement.

This novel puts you right on the grounds of the Woodstock Festival

A love story that takes place at the Woodstock Festival

Between these pages is a wonderful love story

Learn of the performances, behind the scene shenanigans, and the future of the stars

This novel puts you right on the grounds of the Woodstock Festival

The Woodstock Festival: 3 Days of Peace & Music

Through the pages of this historical, fictional, autobiographical novel of the Woodstock Festival, the author will send you back in time to that very weekend.

A love story that takes place at the Woodstock Festival.”

— Glenn Eldridge

HOUSTON, TX, UNITED STATES, November 29, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — HOUSTON, TEXAS, USA, November, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ —

This wonderful novel puts you on Yasgur’s Farm on the weekend of August 15, 1969. You will be at the Woodstock Music & Art Fair. It’s an easy read and a fun trip as the Hippie Movement of the 1960s comes to a close. It's a novel, not a book of facts. You will live the concert as if you were there. This concert had the who’s who of rock groups of the time, when musicians weren’t seen on TV like today. This was the place that many hippies got their first glimpse of the musical artists, who’s music shaped us all.

This festival was billed as 3 Days of Peace & Music and as Max Yasgur uttered on stage, “Nothing but peace and music.” What makes this book different is that it isn’t from one of the promoters or one of the performers point of view, this novel is by one of the spectators, a person in the audience, a person like you. As you read, he tells you of his story, which to him is one of the greatest weekend of his life. Glenn Eldridge, Author of We are Woodstock, describes the novel as, "A love story that takes place at the Woodstock Festival." It starts with Glenn getting fired at work and getting dumped by his girlfriend and then meeting Gail the first night there.

He purchased his tickets when they first went on sale and still has them today. They can be seen on the back cover of the book. He arrives a day early with a couple of friends, so they miss the traffic jam, but you will learn all about that. How? As the reader you will learn it as the central character does, though radio reports and headlines of the news, that are sometimes read from the stage. Also you will hear all the announcements, where the infirmaries can be found and which acid to avoid.

This novel is made interesting because the words translates to your eyes as the whole festival opens up to your senses. The grounds of Yasgur’s Farm is described from the camping areas to the concert area to the Hog Farm area, where people are feed for free. You will see the crowds like ocean waves covering the landscape. The way they are dressed and the way so many came unprepared for the weekend. You’ll learn how the promoters found Max Yasgur’s Farm for this Aquarian Exposition, another name it was known by, and what a great deal Max made for himself when leasing his land, since the festival was scheduled to begin in 30 days from when they found him. There are many fun facts to learn from this book before, during and after this historic event.

You’ll learn about the performer too stoned to get on stage, others stoned that went on anyway. One group refuse to play in the rain and it did rain. One artist had to sing to prove who she was because she forgot her backstage pass. You’ll learn about the emcee who was chosen less than an hour before his first announcement and the fact that the Governor was going to end the concert by calling in the troops. There is so much to learn in this fun read.

Did I mention that between the main character going skinny dipping, dealing with dumb girls and wondering whether he should be broken hearted about his girlfriend dumbing him, that he meets a free-spirited flower child named Gail. She not only wins Glenn’s heart, but as the reader you to will fall in love with her.

Makes a great gift for the holiday, so you can relive your hippie years or let your children know what summed up the 60’s in general. It was the first really big concert that brought people from all over the country and the world to celebrate a way of life.

This is a fictional, historical autobiographical story of the greatest Rock & Roll event ever. It will never happen again. People just came to hear the music, be peaceful and see the artists that they only knew through their music. Remember back in 1969, the Mets won the World Series, Manson did his dirty deed and we landed on the moon. Woodstock was the final expression of a generation, after that we left the 60s and went on to the 70s.

If you weren’t there, this novel will put you there and if you were, let this novel take you back. By the way, Michael Lang wanted Roy Rogers to end the concert singing “Happy Trail.” Roy himself said, “If I were there with all those hippies, they would have boo’d me off the stage.” I’m not so sure they would have, but for an informative story and a delightful love story, pick up a copy and read We are Woodstock. You can also find this book on the selves at the Woodstock Museum in Upstate New York. Visit it.

An excerpt from "We are Woodstock":

The crowd is opening up like the Red Sea as she continues yelling my name as if to be looking for me, while she holds my hand and pulls me behind her. We finally get as close to the stage as we can, which is two rows from the front. At this point she spins around and puts her arms around my neck and kisses me. Now I can see what she had seen through the binoculars. On the stage, written on the drum is “The Who.” She remembered they were the one group I really wanted to see. Then comes an announcement from the stage,

“Ladies and Gentlemen, would you please show your appreciation, they came to us especially for this show, please warmly welcome, "The Who!”

"We are Woodstock"
By Glenn Eldridge
Softcover / 5' x 8' / 200 pages / ISBN 9780982995013
Available at Amazon.com or WeAreWoodstock.com

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You are cordially invited to the party of the season at the Stahlbaums' on Christmas Eve. Yes…it’s The Nutcracker.

Available now at online and retail booksellers.

As a complement to the live production, Fossil Mountain Publishing has released a retelling of the ballet, Prince Dustin and Clara: Deep In The Black Forest.

There is no limit to what a person can do that has been inspired by the arts!”

— Fossil Mountain Publishing

DALLAS, TEXAS, UNITED STATES, November 29, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — Twas the night before Christmas…and the party begins. From New York to San Francisco; London to Australia, little ballerinas and pint-sized soldiers have given up their e-devices and favorite television shows to attend rehearsals for their town’s local production of The Nutcracker. Although the youngest members of the cast, they have to manage to get their homework done, often-times sprawled out on the floor of the rehearsal studio; continue their ballet classes, typically 3 or more times a week; all while meeting the rigorous Nutcracker rehearsal schedule. However, these young performers wouldn’t have it any other way. Soon they will be on stage wearing a beautiful party dress of satin or perhaps mouse ears and whiskers, dancing alongside the professional cast in a spectacular performance of one of the season’s most popular productions, The Nutcracker.

While rehearsing on stage, only the strong voice of the Production’s Director and the sound of the music can be heard. Everyone else, performers waiting patiently to rehearse and parents anxiously watching, can barely be heard. They softly whisper to avoid gaining the attention of the commanding Director. This is in stark contrast to what is happening backstage. Backstage, there’s a whirlwind of excitement! Production Assistants can be seen scurrying about; costumes must be adjusted, and props must be repaired. The list is endless in what goes on before opening night. The young performers don’t seem to notice the organized chaos all around them. When not doing homework, they can be heard chattering and laughing, as they play card games. And although some reality TV shows may depict otherwise, in reality, many of the young performers often form lasting friendships and close bonds.

As a complement to your holiday festivities and entertainment, Fossil Mountain Publishing is excited to announce the release of PRINCE DUSTIN AND CLARA: DEEP IN THE BLACK FOREST, a re-telling of The Nutcracker. The author, Daniel Lee Nicholson performed in The Nutcracker for 10 years. In his debut novel, he was sure to include the essence of the ballet, including many of the dance scenes. As Clara and the Nutcracker Prince, Prince Dustin, race to escape the wrath of Egon, they encounter one adventure after another Deep in the Black Forest. The Black Forest is the setting of the Snow Scene. Nicholson incorporated much of the allure of the Black Forest in his book. Nicholson’s tale is both fantasy and adventure to appeal to those young and young-at-heart; girls and lads, dancers and non-dancers alike.

PRINCE DUSTIN AND CLARA: DEEP IN THE BLACK FOREST is available through libraries and at most online and retail booksellers.

About Daniel Lee Nicholson:
Daniel Lee Nicholson was born and raised in the Midwest. He has been a performer and ambassador of the performing and fine arts ever since his first performance as a soldier in The Nutcracker in Chicago. He resides with his wife in the Los Angeles area and works in Productions in the Media and Entertainment industry. DEEP IN THE BLACK FOREST, is his debut novel in the series PRINCE DUSTIN AND CLARA.

About Fossil Mountain Publishing:
The mission of Fossil Mountain Publishing LLC is to captivate and entertain; engage and inspire young readers and readers of all ages by publishing family-oriented books that promote reading and literature; technology and the arts. We strive to develop applications and to incorporate technology into our platforms so that our readers can fully immerse themselves in great stories.

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Global MP3 Player Market 2017 Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast by 2022

WiseGuyReports.com adds “MP3 Player Market 2017 Global Analysis, Growth, Trends and Opportunities Research Report Forecasting to 2022”reports to its database.

PUNE, INDIA, November 29, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — MP3 Player Market:

Executive Summary

This report studies MP3 Player in Global market, especially in North America, China, Europe, Southeast Asia, Japan and India, with production, revenue, consumption, import and export in these regions, from 2012 to 2016, and forecast to 2022.

This report focuses on top manufacturers in global market, with production, price, revenue and market share for each manufacturer, covering

Apple
Sony
Philips
Aigo
Newsmy
IRiver
COWON(IAUDIO)
SanDisk
PYLE
ONDA

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On the basis of product, this report displays the production, revenue, price, market share and growth rate of each type, primarily split into

Flash Memory MP3 Player
Hard Drive MemoryMP3 Player
By Application, the market can be split into

Consumer Aged under 18
Consumer Aged 19 to 24
Consumer Aged 25 to 34
Consumer Aged 35 and older

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North America
China
Europe
Southeast Asia
Japan
India

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Global MP3 Player Market Professional Survey Report 2017 
1 Industry Overview of MP3 Player 
1.1 Definition and Specifications of MP3 Player 
1.1.1 Definition of MP3 Player 
1.1.2 Specifications of MP3 Player 
1.2 Classification of MP3 Player 
1.2.1 Flash Memory MP3 Player 
1.2.2 Hard Drive MemoryMP3 Player 
1.3 Applications of MP3 Player 
1.3.1 Consumer Aged under 18 
1.3.2 Consumer Aged 19 to 24 
1.3.3 Consumer Aged 25 to 34 
1.3.4 Consumer Aged 35 and older 
1.4 Market Segment by Regions 
1.4.1 North America 
1.4.2 China 
1.4.3 Europe 
1.4.4 Southeast Asia 
1.4.5 Japan 
1.4.6 India

2 Manufacturing Cost Structure Analysis of MP3 Player 
2.1 Raw Material and Suppliers 
2.2 Manufacturing Cost Structure Analysis of MP3 Player 
2.3 Manufacturing Process Analysis of MP3 Player 
2.4 Industry Chain Structure of MP3 Player

3 Technical Data and Manufacturing Plants Analysis of MP3 Player 
3.1 Capacity and Commercial Production Date of Global MP3 Player Major Manufacturers in 2016 
3.2 Manufacturing Plants Distribution of Global MP3 Player Major Manufacturers in 2016 
3.3 R&D Status and Technology Source of Global MP3 Player Major Manufacturers in 2016 
3.4 Raw Materials Sources Analysis of Global MP3 Player Major Manufacturers in 2016

4 Global MP3 Player Overall Market Overview 
4.1 2012-2017E Overall Market Analysis 
4.2 Capacity Analysis 
4.2.1 2012-2017E Global MP3 Player Capacity and Growth Rate Analysis 
4.2.2 2016 MP3 Player Capacity Analysis (Company Segment) 
4.3 Sales Analysis 
4.3.1 2012-2017E Global MP3 Player Sales and Growth Rate Analysis 
4.3.2 2016 MP3 Player Sales Analysis (Company Segment) 
4.4 Sales Price Analysis 
4.4.1 2012-2017E Global MP3 Player Sales Price 
4.4.2 2016 MP3 Player Sales Price Analysis (Company Segment)

5 MP3 Player Regional Market Analysis 
5.1 North America MP3 Player Market Analysis 
5.1.1 North America MP3 Player Market Overview 
5.1.2 North America 2012-2017E MP3 Player Local Supply, Import, Export, Local Consumption Analysis 
5.1.3 North America 2012-2017E MP3 Player Sales Price Analysis 
5.1.4 North America 2016 MP3 Player Market Share Analysis 
5.2 China MP3 Player Market Analysis 
5.2.1 China MP3 Player Market Overview 
5.2.2 China 2012-2017E MP3 Player Local Supply, Import, Export, Local Consumption Analysis 
5.2.3 China 2012-2017E MP3 Player Sales Price Analysis 
5.2.4 China 2016 MP3 Player Market Share Analysis 
5.3 Europe MP3 Player Market Analysis 
5.3.1 Europe MP3 Player Market Overview 
5.3.2 Europe 2012-2017E MP3 Player Local Supply, Import, Export, Local Consumption Analysis 
5.3.3 Europe 2012-2017E MP3 Player Sales Price Analysis 
5.3.4 Europe 2016 MP3 Player Market Share Analysis 
5.4 Southeast Asia MP3 Player Market Analysis 
5.4.1 Southeast Asia MP3 Player Market Overview 
5.4.2 Southeast Asia 2012-2017E MP3 Player Local Supply, Import, Export, Local Consumption Analysis 
5.4.3 Southeast Asia 2012-2017E MP3 Player Sales Price Analysis 
5.4.4 Southeast Asia 2016 MP3 Player Market Share Analysis 
5.5 Japan MP3 Player Market Analysis 
5.5.1 Japan MP3 Player Market Overview 
5.5.2 Japan 2012-2017E MP3 Player Local Supply, Import, Export, Local Consumption Analysis 
5.5.3 Japan 2012-2017E MP3 Player Sales Price Analysis 
5.5.4 Japan 2016 MP3 Player Market Share Analysis 
5.6 India MP3 Player Market Analysis 
5.6.1 India MP3 Player Market Overview 
5.6.2 India 2012-2017E MP3 Player Local Supply, Import, Export, Local Consumption Analysis 
5.6.3 India 2012-2017E MP3 Player Sales Price Analysis 
5.6.4 India 2016 MP3 Player Market Share Analysis

6 Global 2012-2017E MP3 Player Segment Market Analysis (by Type) 
6.1 Global 2012-2017E MP3 Player Sales by Type 
6.2 Different Types of MP3 Player Product Interview Price Analysis 
6.3 Different Types of MP3 Player Product Driving Factors Analysis 
6.3.1 Flash Memory MP3 Player of MP3 Player Growth Driving Factor Analysis 
6.3.2 Hard Drive MemoryMP3 Player of MP3 Player Growth Driving Factor Analysis

7 Global 2012-2017E MP3 Player Segment Market Analysis (by Application) 
7.1 Global 2012-2017E MP3 Player Consumption by Application 
7.2 Different Application of MP3 Player Product Interview Price Analysis 
7.3 Different Application of MP3 Player Product Driving Factors Analysis 
7.3.1 Consumer Aged under 18 of MP3 Player Growth Driving Factor Analysis 
7.3.2 Consumer Aged 19 to 24 of MP3 Player Growth Driving Factor Analysis 
7.3.3 Consumer Aged 25 to 34 of MP3 Player Growth Driving Factor Analysis 
7.3.4 Consumer Aged 35 and older of MP3 Player Growth Driving Factor Analysis 

Continuous…

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Urban Ideas Announces Independent Artists and Creatives Performance, Promotion and Distribution Opportunities for 2018

Urban Ideas Limited Partnership, LLP and its independent label and publishing group are unveiling its 2018 growth plans which means big things for creatives.

It takes a team, a vision, a talent and a lot of fortune to be successful. There are no guarantees, but its worth the effort.”

— Michael Towns Senior Partner Urban Ideas, LLP

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, UNITED STATES, November 28, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — How do you get started, make money and build a career or business in the entertainment or creative space? Well there are many roads, but invariably you need to know someone. Urban Ideas Limited Partnership, LLP ("Urban Ideas") and its independent label group which includes Chicago Creed Music and Media Group (Chicago focused multi-genre label), Urban Creed Music and Media Group (national multi-genre label), Indie Chart Music Group (national multi-genre label with aggregator focus) and Kingdom Records (national gospel label) along with Urban Ideas Publishing Group and Urban Ideas Consulting Group whose tag line is "The Creative Commerce People" are the folks to know.

On Thursday November 30th at 7:30 PM at the Music Garage located at 345 N. Loomis in the Showcase Room on the 5th floor you will learn about the company's vision along with the opportunities it is forecasting to emerge for the right talents. So who should attend? Well according to Columbia Entrepreneurship and Finance professor and Urban Ideas partner and Chicago Creed label chief Michael Towns "This event is for anyone who wants to learn about creative entrepreneurship. It is for people who want to make money as artists and entrepreneurs. Whether you are selected by us or you choose another path, the information should serve you well."

What kind of talent? Sherree Lee Creative Director and A&R for Chicago Creed says we are thinking outside the box. We want singers, musicians, comedians, Broadway singer-actor types. We are also seeking various genres. We want jazz, pop, kids musical acts, R&B, hip-hop, rock, spoken word, inspirational, gospel, blues, EDM and more. The caveat is that we are really focusing on younger acts. Mind you, we do have our eyes open for that special seasoned act, but our plan is really looking to develop 18 to 28 year old artists. We are casting a wide net looking for talented people to help get them established and create some fantastic content. Our age constraint is only for the music program. So comedians, entrepreneurs and authors just come. Oh yeah, we also have some great internship opportunities.

What's the catch? Sherree laughs and says well that is why you have to attend. Seriously, the important thing is that we are looking for people who are serious, focused and can take direction. We have had a few stops and starts with folks who couldn't make a decision, follow through or their view of the business didn't mesh with our knowledge. We will talk about that as well.

Join Us at the Music Garage to meet the team and to learn more: 3 Mics Thursdays Events, Compilations Records, Covers Music Strategy, Tour Opportunities, Promotional Opportunities, Book Publishing, And More…

The informational will take place on Thrusday, November 30, 2017 a the Music Garage, 345 North Loomis, Chicago, IL in the Showcase Room (RM 515) at 7:30 PM CST.

Sherree Lee
Chicago Creed Music Group
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Round Hole Square Peg: 1st LGBTQ Photo Show at LA's Biggest Art Fair

The Lovers photo by Mei Xian Qiu

Photo by Braden Summers

Amanda Lepore photo by Josef Jasso

Round Hole, Square Peg ™ 3, a juried, international photography competition opens at The LA ART Show then travels to the Long Hall Gallery in West Hollywood.

“LGBTQ artists have a perspective to contribute to society that is wholly their own . They have developed a unique view of self-worth, self-image, beauty, and love” – Phil Tarley”

— Phil Tarley

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, USA, November 28, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — What is LGBTQ photography? Is it masculine? Is it feminine? Is it non-binary or genderfluid? Must we first redefine then design new images to reflect our changing society?

30 emerging and mid-career artists will be selected from an international competition and presented in the Bert Green Fine Art booth at The LA Art Show http://www.laartshow.com/. Best in Show will be selected by celebrity juror, Zackary Drucker, transgender artist, activist, actress and producer of Amazon TV’s Transparent. The exhibition will include an invitational, Wall of Fame featuring top LGBTQ photographers, curated by Phil Tarley. The LA Art Show, January 10 -14, 2018, now in its 23rd year, is the largest art fair on the west coast, with an estimated 70,000 attendees over the four-day period.

After The LA Art Show, Round Hole, Square Peg ™ 3, will open at The City of West Hollywood’s Long Hall Gallery in Plummer Park, for a six-week museum-style exhibition from February 3-March 17, 2018, where a Special Recognition Award will be given to an emerging West Hollywood photographer chosen by Fabrik Projects Gallery Director Chris Davies, Producer of the Photo Independent Art Fair.

West Hollywood’s opening reception on Saturday, February 3, from 6-9 PM, will feature a live photo art raffle benefitting the Trevor Project: the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to LGBTQ youth. On January 1, 2018, photographic artworks will be available for raffle ticket purchase through the exhibition’s website and at the opening night reception. Photo Raffle ticket holders need not be present to win. Notification of winners will be by phone and e-mail. Opening Night dance mix by DJ Paul V from Drag Strip 66.
Sponsors of Round Hole Square Peg™ include Fabrik and West Hollywood Lifestyle Magazines, Tom of Finland Foundation, and The City of West Hollywood’s Weho Arts Program http://www.weho.org/residents/arts-and-culture.
Notable photography jurors include Laura Aguilar, Paul Bridgewater, Zackary Drucker, Bert Green, Robert Summers and Phil Tarley.

Read more about the jury and get full submission guidelines at http://roundholesquarepegshow.com
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David vs Goliath – New Hollywood producer/writer, Franco Masada takes on Monsanto w/ 1st script of 5; “THE BIRTHRIGHT”.

Hollywood Weekly says, “Meet the New Jerry Maguire of Hollywood!”

"He Can't Remember the Past, But He Can See the Future!"

“Bourne Identity & Michael Clayton meet The Fugitive”

Franco Masada clothing designer presents Jay Leno a custom shirt

Bourne Identity meets The Fugitive! A fiction story based on true stories of the monopoly of crops worldwide and GMO’s link to cancer and now possibly autism.

I applaud Franco… The Birthright is the right stuff to impact our culture & the world!”

— Paul Lauer, CEO of Motive Entertainment, Marketer for Narnia & The Passion

HOLLYWOOD, CA, UNITED STATES, November 28, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — Some people have asked writer/producer Franco Masada, “why tackle such a controversial subject and come against a billion dollar giant like Monsanto?” Franco quite simply answers, “WHY NOT? I’m just telling the truth that’s being minimized and hidden by this Goliath… and just foolish enough to believe like David believed, "THE BIRTHRIGHT" FILM is my STONE!” See www.thebirthrightmovie.com

WHAT DO SOME NOTABLES IN HOLLYWOOD SAY?…

Producer Dan Katzman, Co-Producer of Schwarzenegger’s latest, “Killing Gunther” says;
"The Birthright is a superb action, drama, romance and right on time with current social issues!"

Production Designer of Terminator 2, The Abyss & Riddick, Joseph Nemec III says;
"This story fights the greed driven men & reveals why the seed God made is our only hope!”

The Birthright Movie Project is a fiction action, drama, romance script, based on many TRUE STORIES & FACTS on how and why Genetic Modified Organism aka GMO is at the root of an alarming increase in CANCER & and now possibly AUTISM which is affecting all our lives around the world and is a true present crisis.

A 21st century fictional ‘Joseph the Dreamer’ autistic computer genius wakes with amnesia, narrowly escapes death and is a fugitive of justice after discovering a CIA secret file regarding GMO and its hidden agenda to dominate the world food supply in order to control society and the human population.

Betrayed by his brothers and left for dead, Joseph’s only clue to his hidden past is an ancient precious stone, which not only is the key to our hero’s identity, but it is also the key to save our world’s future and destiny!

WHAT DO SOME NOTABLE AUTHOR/SPEAKERS SAY?…

Lance Wallnau, Global Speaker, Author, Business & Govt Consultant says;
"I love Franco & his vision! The Kingdom needs MOVERS & SHAKERS like him!”

Johnny Enlow, International Speaker, Author and Social Reformer says;
"I believe in Franco & this film! A message of social justice! Epic, Electric, Exciting!"

WHO IS FRANCO MASADA?
Hollywood Weekly says, “Meet the New Jerry Maguire of Hollywood!”

Franco Masada brings thirty plus years of business acumen in the entertainment industry in music, production, public relations, promotions & management and was also a successful motivational speaker and trainer in the advertising industry being a seasoned veteran known and regarded as “The King of Sales”. Formerly a successful clothing designer/wardrobe consultant for hundreds of top celebrities and clothing lines he is also an accomplished musician and record producer. Over the years his recordings have featured former members from legendary bands such as Santana, Malo, Tower of Power, Edgar Winters, Dio, Sly & The Family Stone and Michael Jackson. IMDB credits include composer for the widely acclaimed documentary, “Brother Minister, The Assassination of Malcolm X" and recent acting roles in two new motion pictures with star actor Eric Roberts. Franco also produced the historical 40th anniversary of “Sly & The Family Stone" concert on 07/07/07.

Franco Masada
The Birthright Movie LLC
657-293-5241
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“THE BIRTHRIGHT” pre-production trailer to simulate the genre, concept & message.


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