Daily Archives: August 4, 2009

Amanda Blank Tours the US!

The last days of summer find Amanda Blank touring the country in support of her long awaited full length debut, I Love You (out August 4th on Downtown Recordings). Amanda’s debut has seen her blossom from a fixture in the club-rap scene to a full blown pop sensation. Her live show has been captivating enough to prompt Santigold and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs to bring her out on their respective last tours, and these dates find her on the with indie-pop darlings Matt & Kim. The record is a perfect melding of Amanda’s charged delivery as an MC, dance floor killing burners, and anthems for those who live by night.


Bay Area Songstress Goapele Releases Seductive New Video for “Milk & Honey”

(Los Angeles, California – August 4, 2009) For the better part of a decade Oakland, CA singer/songwriter Goapele has shared her dreams, politics, romances and lost loves as she has grown into an eloquent and enigmatic womanhood. Now, with the video for her new single “Milk & Honey” the songstress reveals a more confident, open and sensual side.


Straight From The Source: Michael Jackson Covers The Special Collector’s August Issue – Nationwide Aug 11th


(August 04, 2009 – New York City) The Source Magazine, the leading publication of Hip-Hop music, culture and politics, unveils their August 2009 cover, a special tribute Issue featuring the late, great King of Pop Michael Jackson. The carefuly selected cover image is a performance shot taken by veteran rock photographer and longtime friend of Jackson, Harrison Funk, whose exclusive photographs of Michael Jackson are featured throughout the special collector’s issue.


Fefe Dobson 4 Video Multi-Channel Debut Tomorrow

We are pleased to announce that on Wednesday, August 5th @ 6AM EST MTV, along with The N and Logo, will premiere FOUR FEFE DOBSON videos simultaneously across the following channels: AM-MTV (“I Want You Remix”), MTV HITS (“I Want You” and “I Want You Remix”), MTV2 (“Watch Me Move”), The N (“I Want You”), LOGO (“I Want You 2 Watch Me Move”) and mtvU (“I Want You Remix” and “Watch Me Move”). All four (4) videos can be seen throughout the day on all of these channels.


Asher Roth & Major Lazer Nominated For MTV Video Music Awards

Major Lazer and Asher Roth, two new artists for whom 2009 has been a break-out year, have both received nominations for this year’s MTV Video Music Awards!