Pier Entertainment Spring Music Fest & Industry Aftershow
Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 7:00 PM - Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 2:00 AM (PDT)
Pier Entertainment Spring Music Fest & Industry Aftershow!
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Join us for this very special event! Spring may have taken long to come this year but Pier Entertainment is back to heat things up with "5 Genres / 1 Night"! It will be another unforgettable evening of R&B, ROCK, SOUL, POP and COUNTRY unlike anything else in the city!
"The showcase brings together the top emerging talent across five genres for an eclectic night of music and spirited performances… You’re sure to be blown away by the range of talent at this exclusive night of great music." -Philly360.com
Enhance your experience with special VIP Passes, which include exclusive seating, light hors d'oeuvres, red carpet photo ops, press access/networking, as well as an exclusive Swag Bag, courtesy of EarBombz headphones!
In addition to a fabulous concert, our one-of-a-kind midnight Aftershow will be an industry afterparty to remember! It will include drink specials and a $5 cover for patrons who make their way to The Blockley from other June 1st events! Thanks to our friends at Uber, you can even get a FREE ride up to $20, to and from the event, when you sign up using promo code PIER2013! Click here to sign up free!
Venue: The Blockley (38th & Chestnut Streets - University City)
Aftershow: 12am - 2am
Age: 21+ (w/ ID)
ZEEK 'THE EXPERIENCE'
With a voice you won't forget, Zeek, also known as "The Experience," dramatically draws listeners in with his truly one-of-a-kind, soul-stirring voice. He melodically weaves tales of life and love over lush arrangements and classic lyrical depth. As a vocalist, arranger and songwriter, Zeek infuses the best elements of Pop, Soul, Jazz, and Gospel music into a mélange that tugs your heart with honesty and prowess. At just 22, Zeek has written and referenced songs for major label artsts and roused audiences with performances throughout the country, including opening for major acts like Ryan Leslie, and Dru Hill.
Singer, songwriter and guitarist Angela Everwood is a rising star in the country music scene. Her album I'll Be Thinking Of You was recorded with some of the best talent in Nashville, including chart-topping producer Tom Paden (George Strait, Faith Hill) and Academy of Country Music Award winner Judy Rodman. Angela recently debuted music from the project at Suquehanna Bank Center, where she performed for the 92.5 XTU Anniversary Show, one of the largest country music festivals in the nation, alongside multi-platinum acts like Miranda Lambert.
Young singing sensation Jeremy Isaac has graced the stage and/or performed with a number of heavy hitters including The Philadelphia Boys Choir, R&B/Soul songstress Angie Stone, the legendary Charlie Wilson, music and Broadway star Stephanie Mills and international superstar Celine Dion. His talents also propelled him to the semi-final round on the nationally televised show "Star Search". The multi-talented performer made his acting debut touring with the hit stage play "Baby Mama Drama" alongside acting greats Clifton Powell and Kym E. Whitley, as well as hit artists Dave Hollister and Monifah. Now, the ever-rising talent is currently working on his solo debut album.
Modern Colour plays with the raw, exciting energy of legendary three-piece bands like The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Cream, and Stevie Ray Vaughan. Their sound can be described as "Rockin' Blues," a quality style of music appeasing fans that run the full spectrum of musical tastes. Formed in Philadelphia, Modern Colour have played a number of the area's most legendary venues, alreadying scoring major industry buzz. Thier incredible efforts have culminated in the crowd-funding of their debut full-length studio album on Kickstarter.com: http://kck.st/XYKgKg
Tanikka Charraé has worked with and recorded with superstars like Lauryn Hill and J. Cole. With her trademark dynamic vocals and sassy lyrics, she describes her sound as “edgy R&B”—the kind that’s full of passion and pulls no punches—all to a hard-hitting beat. The young diva is also the star of her own fully produced Made-for-YouTube reality series "The Climb," documenting her rise in the music industry.
Philadelphia native NeJcion has performed on several national platforms such as BET's 106 & Park, American Idol and Sunday Best. He began singing professionally at the age of 13 as part of boy group T.Y.M. (Talented Young Men) and hasn't stopped since. The Twenty Two Recordings/Fontana/Universal recording artist has amassed hit single and video releases such as "Lost In You" and "Countdown". With a debut release entitled "My Turn", the sky is the limit for this heartthrob.
Formerly signed to Columbia Records, recording artist Selina Carrera is a creative force to be reckoned with, having performed alongside a number of her respected peers as well as music superstars. While working under mentor Roy Hamilton, the young singer was introduced to Pras Michel of the Fugees and together they briefly created hip-hop soul group 'Axixs', performing national and international tours together. Her breathtaking performances and groundbreaking sound are sure to make this soulfully eclectic artist a music trendsetter.
TERMS OF AGREEMENT
I understand and agree that by purchasing this ticket to the Pier Entertainment Artist Showcase, I release and forever discharge Pier Entertainment LLC, and the Property Owners from any and all responsibilities, damages and cause of action either at law or in equity that I may have as a result of my participation in, attendance at, and travel to and from the above named event. Furthermore I do hereby expressly stipulate and agree to indemnify Pier Entertainment LLC, the property owners's where the event is taking place, all responsibilities and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents against any and all liability, damages or causes of action (however named or described), with respect to, against loss from any and all present or future claims, demands, or actions in law or in equity that may hereinafter be made or brought by me, in my behalf, or by anyone else on their own behalf for damages or any other legal or equitable remedy on account of any injury, illness, physical condition, inconvenience, or loss sustained by me during the event or travel to and from the event.
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