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Recap of “Vibes to Touch” 9/10/2011 by JASMINE CLEMENTE

“VIBES TO TOUCH”

I read a controversial yet sweet poem to a crowd of Brooklynites just a few nights ago on Saturday, September 10th at an open mic called VIBES TO TOUCH held at the TBD lounge in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Although the hosts, Wiseguy and Gaston Thomas, introduced me as a Performing Artist / House Singer because that’s what I am, I’ve never recited one of my poems before – which for me, was exploring new territory.

House Singer & Spoken Word Artist, Jasmine Clemente

The first spoken word poet to go up was, Versatile, who shared a dark, urban tale in a poetic fashion, expressing raw emotion with passion and pain. Then, immediately after her performance is when I was called to the stage. (Well, not a real stage; it was the center of the lounge area complete with a tall, evergreen floor plant) All eyes were on me as I began to read the first few lines of my poem about Children. I knew there had to be a few parents in the room. (It was a grown & sexy crowd) And since I had gained everyone’s attention by having complete silence in the room, I knew the audience hung onto my every word until I left them with a cliff hanger – perhaps for them to either fly away a new perspective on how we view our children, or fall back into the reality they might’ve known prior to hearing my words. The purpose of my piece was to inspire people even more than they already are by our precious little jewels who hold the future in their hands.

In addition to the many other poets who were featured after me, there was also an acoustic guitar singer named, Joshua Torrez, who rocked a great performance, especially after singing, “It’s A Man’s World”, by James Brown. He got everyone’s attention after rocking that jam, not to mention the females who jumped out of their seats while singing along, “But it would be nothing,  nothing, without a woman or a girl.” Of course! I clapped and whistled!

Art Work Created by Michelle Merin

Art work was also displayed all over the lounge, adding an extra flare of creative zest to the scene. Above is a picture of one of my favorite features of the night which was created by Michelle Merin. If you look closely, beside the bird is a message embedded inside of the heart: LOOK STRAIGHT. NOT DOWN AND NEVER BACK.

by JASMINE CLEMENTE

SOURCE:

http://www.jasmineclementetheartist.blogspot.com/


Get It Done Entertainment Would Like To Thank Everybody Who Took Part In The “Vibes To Touch” Event To Make It a Success.

We Would Like to thank all who came and participated at the kickoff event for “Vibes To Touch”. A show that embodies a mixture of great artwork, talented artist, and great DJ’s from around the globe.

The show turned out to be a success and had a few special guest…
Brooklyn born rapper O.C was in the building, along with DJ Gyvis (DJ account manager) at Digiwaxx. Fatom Beats (producer behind 50 cents and LiL Kim’s “Magic Stick” 2x platinum selling single) and many others.

Not to mention special guest host Legendary Duo Wiseguy and Gaston Thomas (Host of long time standing open mic at the Nuyorican Cafe) As well as Qi Chi.

Also big Shout out to all the poets who performed, The artist who shared their beautiful pieces and our featured act Joshua Torrez who capped it all off with a great Live show.

Thanks again to all our guest and UsFirstFilms for partnering up with us on the event. Pics will be up soon!!!!! Till the next one Peace!

Sincerly, From the whole Get It Done Entertainment Team.


Get It Done: Happy Labor Day! ! !

HAPPY LABOR DAY!!!


“VIBES TO TOUCH” Open Mic and Art Show 9/10/11 10 PM

Get It Done Entertainment & Us First Films would like to welcome you all to “Vibes To Touch”. Our Open Mic and Art Show experience.

Saturday September 10th at 10pm

Hosted by Son-Ray & Exile Ramirez

With special guest host: Qi Chi + Wiseguy & Gaston.

Art displayed by: HopsArt, Ronin, Tyson Hall, and Michelle Marin.

Featured poet will be: D Realz a.k.a Limones

Featured act will be: Joshua Torrez

DJ Tahliem will be on the 1′s and 2′s keeping the party rocking
after the open mic and art show.

Showtime starts at 8pm so make sure you get there on time to enjoy
the show as it’s going to be a night full of art, good music, and fun!!!

There is no charge at the door!!!!!

There is a a huge beer garden in the back as well as food to order and drinks!!!!!

TBD is a kid friendly spot as well!!!

*If you would like to perform please contact us at getitdoneentllc@gmail.com so we can place you on the list.

**We are looking for artists who do poetry, spoken word, R&B, Soul, Acoustic, Blues, Jazz, etc.

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Industry Tips & Advice: What is the average day for a radio presenter?


Industry Tips & Advice: Tips for getting into the music industry? – Johnny Doom

Tips for getting into the music industry? – Johnny Doom
YourNxtStep speaks to Kerrang Radio DJ Johnny Doom about his career in Radio.
YourNxtStep.co.uk is a website aimed at helping 16-30 Year olds with their career choices. Whether you’ve just left school. College, University or are just looking for a career change, YourNxtStep.co.uk has all the answers.


Interview:Johnny J Interview (Tupac’s Producer)

interview that was conducted with johnny J just months before his death, Johnny died in Jail supposedly from suicide but nobody really knows if he really did commit suicide or not…Johnny talks about working with 2pac and gave his thoughts about how Amaru Entertainment butchered 2pacs music and how 2pacs music should be, also talks about unreleased material as well as tracks he personally produced for 2pac that have not yet been released in his personal vault.


Industry Tips & Advice: How to Make a Name for Yourself as an Artist

Scott Ginsberg and I explore what it takes to stand out in a creative crowd. Camera work by Pooki.


Industry Tips & Advice: Insights into Social Media

Chris Brogan of New Marketing Labs. Chris discusses the big opportunities for marketers, mistakes that marketers make with social media and how to solve the common marketers’ excuse of “I don’t have the time.”


Quote Of The Day

The mind is like an iceberg, it floats with one-seventh of its bulk above water.
~Sigmund Freud


Industry Tips & Advice: 5 Secret Music Promotion strategies

5 Music Promotion strategies. from http://www.MusicPromotion4u.com Combining viral, web 2.0 marketing with aggressive gorilla marketing, Music Promotion 4 U evens the playing field for the Independent Artist. Affordable, practical music promotion & online marketing strategies indie musicians can sink their teeth into. Working with artists as well as independent record labels to find real fans & convert them into customers.


Industry Tips & Advice: Is it smart to speak out against the people who write your checks?


Industry Tips & Advice: Dirty Little Secret behind Every Great Album

Music producer and teacher Robert DiFazio talks about the evolution of a song from its beginnings as a demo to a stellar finished product, and how he teaches the importance of this process to his students.


Industry Tips & Advice: How To Get People To Follow You On Twitter

Learn how to build a following on Twitter using a selection of techniques to create an audience that is interested in what you have to say.


Industry Tips & Advice: Getting Children Interested in Learning about Classical Music

Ted Wiprud, Director of Education for the New York Philharmonic, discusses the institutions initiatives for childrens music education (such as the Very Young Peoples Concerts), and the pedagogical techniques used to capture and retain the interest of young children.


Opportunity: Latin Mixx Conference

LATIN MIXX CONFERENCE IN NYC JULY 19-21


Opportunity:

If you wanna BE FEATURED IN THE Unsigned Artist Mix-tapes section on the Get It Done Blog www.getitdoneblog.net PRESS LIKE on the Get It Done Entertainment LLC page and email getitdoneentllc@gmail.com with the mix-tape info – where it can be streamed and/or downloaded (link). Let us know when you PRESS LIKE when you email us. Hustle Hard Let’s Goooo!!!!


Opportunity: If you wanna have your music video featured…

If you wanna have your music video featured on the Get It Done Blog www.getitdoneblog.net home page PRESS LIKE on the Get It Done Entertainment LLC page and email getitdoneentllc@gmail.com the music video link. Let us know when you PRESS LIKE when you email us. Hustle Hard Let’s Goooo!!!!


Lumidee shows Get It Done some love…

Lumidee shows Get it Done Entertainment, LLC some love

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http://www.twitter.com/GetItDoneEntLLC

http://www.youtube.com/GetItDoneEntTV

http://www.facebook.com/GetItDoneEntertainmentLLC

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Industry Tips & Advice: Hook Songwriting

Miles Copeland discusses the elements of song structure and writing hooks.
Miles Axe Copeland III (born May 2, 1944) is an American entertainment executive, best known for founding I.R.S. Records. His brother, Stewart Copeland, was part of the pop-rock trio The Police, which Miles managed. Another brother, Ian Copeland, was a successful booking agent who described much of the New Wave adventures of Miles, Stewart and himself in his book, Wild Thing.


Industry Tips & Advice: Inside The Marketing Department At Warner Bros. Music

Peter Standish is the Vice President of Marketing at Warner Bros. Music. In this clip, Peter gives an insightful look into all the different parts of the Marketing Department at Warner Bros. Music. He goes onto explain his management techniques and how his job relates to the well-being of the artist.


Industry Tips & Advice: Craft of Artist Development

Island Records founder Chris Blackwell draws on his fifty-year career to illustrate for label executives and artist managers the delicate craft of developing an artists career and music.


Industry Tips & Advice: How to Build Your Fan Base

Island Records founder Chris Blackwell gives advice to emerging artists on how best to exploit traditional and new methods to build the dedicated fan base that will be your launch pad to widespread success.


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