New York, NY–(November 16th)–First Look Sessions presents â€œThe First Look Artist Showcaseâ€ [URBAN Edition] featuring 50 Tyson on November 30th, 2010 at Public Assembly, Brooklyn. 50 Tyson is an Internet hip hop rapper who lives with autism. First Look Sessionsâ„¢ and its sponsors decided to give him a stage and let his dream come true for his first NYC appearance. Hosted by Tasheik Devane (Director of National Museum of Hip Hop) & DJ Chase/ Worldwide Soundz; a portion of the proceeds will be donated toÂ autismspeaks.org
Aron Ciafullo, the founder says: â€œ At First Look Sessions ,we are building a unique brand that entirely reflects & connects the independent scene. To help better empower, promote & develop more recognition of each artist we work with for today’s music industry.I take pride in selecting the artist for our events! It allows First Look Sessionsâ„¢ to provide exactly what our name implies… Giving the world that first look at todayâ€™s indie artist/bands really making a name for themselves…We just create the Sessions.”
During this event, artists will be competing for a chance to win an artist/image development package worth $1,500* provided by United Sound Music Group INC, DPI Creative, and 101 Distribution. Confirmed judges include Vaughn Mack (Top Consultant for Konvict Music, Shakedown, Bad Boy, State of the ARTist Booking Agency) / Mike Baro (Director of Urban Marketing at Universal Republic) & The Mix KING! Steve Sola (Engineered & Produced for Lil Wayne, 50 Cent, Big Pun & Much More). All the performers will be interviewed on the white carpet by Alina Kim. This an event not to be missed!
What: First Look Sessions Artist Showcase [URBAN Edition] Featuring 50 Tyson
When: November 30th, 2010
Where: Public Assembly, 70 North 6th St, Brooklyn, NY
L Train to Bedford Ave
Time: Doors open at 8:00 PM, show starts at 9:00 PM
Admission: $15, 18 & up
Please visit www.firstlooksessions.com for Terms
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First Look Sessions is an independent artistâ€™s best friend and the answer to fansâ€™ and A&Rsâ€™ prayers â€“ the culmination of a concept designed to enlighten enthusiasts, expose raw skill, and revitalize the music industry. First Look Sessionâ€™s parent company, United Sound Music Group, strives to provide independent artists with the resources and a platform to excel in the mainstream spotlight and entertainment industry long-term. With the music industry more concerned about quantity than quality, it is important that artists create their own niche and go after the dream that divides purpose from paycheck. First Look Sessions creates a vibe and atmosphere for artists to showcase their talent, establish and build a fan base, and garner solid, national exposure that is nearly impossible in todayâ€™s economy.