Interview with musician/composer Rachel Flowers and director Lorenzo DeStefano on “Hearing is Believing”

In the new feature documentary Hearing Is Believing, the extraordinary multi-talented musician/composer Rachel Flowers reveals what it’s like to have perfect pitch. Award-winning producer/director Lorenzo DeStefano introduces the world to the phenomenally talented Flowers, creating a dynamic and engaging portrait of a musical prodigy. The documentary follows Rachel, who is blind, and her single mother living paycheck to paycheck with two children. Underscored with Rachel’s stunning music as the soundtrack, Hearing Is Believing revels in Rachel’s joyous love of song, illuminating the bonds of family and the divine mysteries of creativity. Read more

Press, Celebs Enjoy Respite from Comic-con Madness at WIRED Cafe

Liam Cunningham (selfie by James Kecskes)
Liam Cunningham
(selfie by James Kecskes)

WIRED Cafe once again provided a welcome retreat for press and celebs during the Comic-Con madness. The one-day invitation only retreat atop the rooftop terrace at San Diego’s Omni Hotel included drinks and tasty finger foods to re-energize attendees. Celebs on scene included Liam Cunningham, Alexander DiPersia, Maria Bello, and Teresa Palmer.


Nylon and NVE the Experience Agency Present Star-Studded After-Con Party at Omnia Nightclub San Diego

Partygoers at Nylon NVE Party
Partygoers at Nylon NVE Party

The stars came out during NYLON/NVE The Experience Agency’s After-Con party on Thursday, July 21. at San Diego’s OMNIA Nightclub. Attendees included Teen Wolf’s Holland Roden, “I am Legend’s” Alexander DiPersia, and Kristian Nairn (“Game of Thrones” Hodor).

Violett Bean
Violett Bean

Musician Andre 3000 was spotted enjoying the festivities with long-time girlfriend Dominique Maldanado. Actor Tyler Posey arrived with younger brother Jesse Posey.  The “Man in the High Castle” stars met up with their newest co-star Bellla Heathcote, who recently announced that she will be joining the cast as a series regular on Amazon’s hit drama.

Andre 3000
Andre 3000

Shortly thereafter, Miguel Gomez arrived with fellow co-star Kevin Durand. “The Strain” stars were spotted celebrating the release of their spoof rap video “Vamps Boom.” Other notable attendees included: Casper Van Dien, Cody Christian, Ian Bohen, JR Bourne, Mecad Brooks, Nina Sky, Shane West, Tara Reid and Zelda Williams.

Bella Heathcote
Bella Heathcote

Ending the party with a bang, DMX hit the stage for a surprise performance, which included hits such as “Up in Here” and “Ruff Ryders’ Anthem,” as revelers sang along to every single lyric.

Tyler Posey
Tyler Posey

Fever High Tantalized with New Single’s Release

Fever High is a Brooklyn-based indie-pop band specializing in upbeat, retro indie dance tunage. Reminesce of 80s pop bands like the GoGos, these ladies will definitely get you moving and smiling.

The band is comprised of singer/instrumentalists Anna Nordeen and Reni Lane. Their sound is retro-tinged, danceable indie pop, with infectious choruses, lush harmonies, and an irresistible blend of analog synths and organic textures.

Tantalized was recorded with collaborator/producer Adam Schlesinger (Fountains of Wayne). You can grab it on Amazon starting August 14, 2015.

Fever High has recently begun playing shows as a quartet, rounding out their live line-up with drummer Brian Wolfe (Sufjan Stevens, David Byrne/St. Vincent). Check for shows near you.

#Muse May Be Dead Inside, But They’re Still #1

Muse’s first single, “Dead Inside”, off their album Drones is holding tight in the number one spot for a second week in a row on the Mediabase and Billboard Modern Rock Charts. Muse holds the record for number of weeks at #1 with their song “Madness”, which set the record back in 2012.  Warner Bros. Records will release Drones on June 9, 2015. Watch out for that one guys and gals!

Victorian Halls Releases Trippy #MusicVideo for Come in with the Storm

Chicago’s Victorian Halls just released a new music video to complement the single “Come in with the Storm” from their theatrical rock-pop sophomore album, Hyperalgesia, that just hit everywhere online and in the store. The album features the mixing talents of Joe Chiccarelli (Strokes, US, Beck). The video is not for closed minds or those easily offended.

Gotye Continues Massive North American Tour Heading Into Fall

Australian-born viral internet and radio sensation Gotye has been on the road for most of this past Summer. The singer will continue his journey on through Fall into winter, ending up in Europe once done with his massive North American tour dates. Gotye’s album Making Mirrors is still at the top of the charts along with his extremely popular single “Somebody I Used To Know” and this tour really takes advantage of that success.

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