Wednesday, September 29, 2010
Denver, CO (September 28th, 2010)—Local punk rockers, Synthetic Elements, will be traveling to Guam starting October 24, to show their support for U.S. troops. In conjunction with Armed Forces Entertainment, the band will play three shows at two local clubs for both the Navy (Guam Naval base), and Air Force (Andersen Air Force Base).
In order to gear up for the trip, Synthetic Elements is doing a benefit concert to raise money to send care packages to the troops Sing Sing Piano Bar on October 17th, 2010. All monies raised at the concert will go to funding the purchase of care packages and sending them to U.S. troops in the middle-east. To further show their support to the armed service members and their families, the band is bringing a large amount of t-shirts and CDs to give away in Guam as well as recording footage of the pre-show as well as the tour to be used for a documentary being filmed by Synthetic Elements in partnership with UC Denver.
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About Armed Forces Entertainment: Armed Forces Entertainment is the official Department of Defense agency for providing entertainment to U.S. military personnel serving overseas, with priority given to those in contingency operations and at remote and isolated locations. The Department of the Air Force is the executive agent of Armed Forces Entertainment. Founded in 1951, Armed Forces Entertainment brings a touch of home to more than 500,000 troops annually, embracing the best of Americana that stretches across all genres of entertainment. Visit www.armedforcesentertainment.com for more information.
Thursday, September 23, 2010
Fuse, Madison Square Garden’s national music television network, today announced Jasmine Le as the Winner of the “Fuse Ultimate Music Fan Contest.” Le will receive a trip for two to New York City including hotel and airfare, an appearance on the "Fuse Top 20 Countdown," plus two tickets to the Drake concert at Radio City Music Hall.
On September 2, 2010, at The Church Nightclub in Denver, music fans filmed two-minute auditions explaining why they should be named the “Fuse Ultimate Music Fan.” After reviewing all the entries, Fuse judges narrowed it down to the top three finalists. The three finalists’ videos were posted to Fuse.tv/ultimatemusicfan for people to vote for their favorite contestant with the person receiving the most votes winning the “Fuse Ultimate Music Fan Contest.”
Le will appear on Fuse’s weekly video countdown program, “Fuse Top 20 Countdown,” hosted by Allison Hagendorf and Juliya Chernetsky. During the program, Allison and Juliya take viewers through the weeks hottest and most talked about music videos, interview celebrity guests and provide a recap of the week’s biggest moments in music every Friday at 3pm MST/5pm ET.
The “Fuse Top 20 Countdown” featuring Le will air Friday, October 1 at 3pm MST/5pm ET.
Friday, September 17, 2010
The mighty CMB enlisted the help of uber photog Jason Paul Roberts jasonpaulroberts.com to cover the Rockstar Uproar Festival when it came through town. It was a freakin awesome show and a great way to close out the festival tour season. Check out these awesome JPR pics at Uproar:
Thursday, September 16, 2010
Tuesday, September 14, 2010
One Lucky Colorado Resident Will Have the Opportunity to Win a Trip to
New York City and Appear on Fuse’s Weekly Countdown Show
“Fuse Top 20 Countdown”
New York, New York (September 10, 2010) – Fuse, Madison Square Garden’s national music television network, today announced the three Colorado finalists in the “Fuse Ultimate Music Fan Contest.” The winner will receive a trip for two to New York City including hotel and airfare, an appearance on the "Fuse Top 20 Countdown," plus two tickets to the Drake concert at Radio City Music Hall.
On September 2, 2010, at The Church Nightclub in Denver, music fans filmed two-minute auditions explaining why they should be named the “Fuse Ultimate Music Fan.” After reviewing all the entries, Fuse judges narrowed it down to the top three finalists. The three finalists’ videos will be posted to Fuse.tv/ultimatemusicfan for people to vote for their favorite finalists starting Friday, September 10th at 6:00pm ET / 4:00pm MT. The finalist with the most votes will be named the “Fuse Ultimate Music Fan.”
The winner will appear on Fuse’s weekly video countdown program, “Fuse Top 20 Countdown,” hosted by Allison Hagendorf and Juliya Chernetsky. Allison and Juliya take viewers through the weeks hottest and most talked about music videos, interview celebrity guests and provide a recap of the week’s biggest moments in music every Friday at 5:00pm ET.
Fans can go to Fuse.tv/ultimatemusicfan to vote for their favorite “Fuse Ultimate Music Fan” finalist. Voting begins on Friday, September 10th at 6:00pm ET and ends on Sunday, September 19th at 11:00pm ET. At the end of the voting phase, all votes will be tabulated and the one finalist that receives the highest total number of valid votes will be named the winner, limit is one vote per person per day. Contest is subject to Official Rules available at Fuse.tv/ultimatemusicfan.
Tuesday, September 7, 2010
Our sister city Hutchinson, Kansas is having a massive metal fest in October! Road Trip! Who's in?
Wake The Dead Rock and Metal Festival returns for it's third year 10/09/2010. The festival features 13 bands on two stages. These bands are up and coming bands from Kansas and the Midwest, many of which are touring or have performed on large stages supporting major national Artists.
Wake The Dead Fest III is presented by The W, Downtown Hutchinson. The event will split the music up between "The W" main stage and the "Mega Metal Magazine" 2nd stage. This years headliner is Vintage Burning a Dirtbag records artist which will finish the night on "The W" stage. The band is touring supporting the release of their new CD Disturbing the Balance.
The other bands in the lineup include; Beneath The Burning Sun, Ashamed, John Woodson's leg, Left On Northwood, True Illusion, The Breakpoint Method, Perpetual Fist, Kingshifter, Librium, Lost Within Days, The Samuel Band and Swept Aside.
These bands are all different in style, genre and stage presentation, which makes for a complete day of awesome entertainment!
The festival has teamed with "Rockin On" for Juvenile Diabetes Association, a ADA fundraising group that supports Bret Micheals effort to build a childrens JDA camp in Oklahoma. $2 dollars of every $10 online ticket sold will be donated to "Rockin' On".Tickets and merchandise are now available at www.wakethedeadfest.com.
Wake The Dead Fest III is sponsored by; The W Downtown Hutchinson, Mega Metal Magazine, Budweiser, Papa Johns, Lowen Corporation, Hollywood Music Magazine and TV, Charles Wheeler photography and Holiday Inn Express.
Tickets are $10 advanced available at www.wakethedeadfest.com or by phone at 1-800-362-3247
$13 at the door
For more information:
Contact us: 23rd and Main, Kansas State Fairgrounds Bison Arena