Thursday, January 17, 2019

Front and Center

Front & Center: Amy Engelhardt, Award-Winning Composer, Vocalist, Lyricist And Master Class Clinician

By Myki Angeline Think of a person who is an accomplished, successful overachiever. Now, multiply that by ten, and you will have Amy Engelhardt. Because when writing, composing, and singing are your true gifts, you will seek out all the...

Front & Center: Leslie Gaston-Bird, Chair of the AES Diversity & Inclusion Committee

By Leslie Buttonow Although it’s the 21st century and things have come a long way, there is still some catching up that needs to be done in order to level the playing field between different genders and backgrounds in the...

Front & Center: Gigi Rich, Artist and Songwriter

By Justine Souchack Growing up in Freehold, NJ, Gigi Rich wrote her first song at age 13 and won Amateur Night at The Apollo Theater a short time later. After appearing on NBC's The Voice in 2017—where she was mentored by...

Front & Center: Joy Cafiero, Marketing Director, Kala Brand Music

Front And Center: Joy Cafiero, Marketing Director, Kala Brand Music By Myki Angeline I have to admit, in the beginning I was very much looking forward to interviewing Joy Cafiero simply because she represents Kala Brand Music. Mainly because I grew...

Front & Center: Miriam Risko, Mike Risko Music Store Co-Owner

By Brianne Marks Take a trip back in time. Can you remember a pivotal moment – perhaps in your childhood or as a young adult – that stirred up a conviction in you that music, in some way, shape or...

Front & Center: Anna Bulbrook, Musician, Girlschool Founder

By Justine Souchack   Anna Bulbrook is a Los Angeles-based musician and violinist, member of the Airborne Toxic Event, and founder of Girlschool. She has lent her musical talents to many high profile artists, including Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros,...

Front & Center: Sabrina Lentini, Guitarist And Singer

https://youtu.be/-ihxXmB_OZw Front And Center: Sabrina Lentini, Guitarist And Singer By Myki Angeline When music is in your heart and soul, there is nothing else that comes before it. That is why Sabrina Lentini has focused on nothing else; turning her passion for...

Front & Center: Karen Dunn, Owner of KMD Productions

Front and Center: Karen Dunn, Owner of KMD Produtions By Leslie Buttonow Have you ever attended a formal event that was so enjoyable and so well-planned from the moment you arrived that it left a memorable impression for months or even...

Front And Center: Jaime Aulson, Designer, Aulson Inlay

By Justine Souchack  Guitars are beautiful in their simplest form, but with the extra touch of delicate inlay work, they can become true works of art. The folks at Aulson Inlay know this, especially designer Jaime Aulson. Based in Maryland on...

Front And Center: Militia Vox, Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Director, Producer

Front and Center: Militia Vox, Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Director, and Producer By Myki Angeline Militia Vox is shattering the stereotypes for women of color in the music industry. As an award-winning singer, songwriter, musician, visual artist, director, and producer she takes...