We're having a video shoot at Word Up Bookshop this Sunday, August 18. We hope to fill the performance space with extras, and thus I hope you can join us! If you live in NYC, please come out for some free food and drinks, a credit in the video, and a wicked good time.
If you'd like to join us, please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. And also feel free to invite your friends. The more the merrier! Check out the animatics video below for an idea of what you'd be contributing to. Imagine yourself in all the storyboards that say SHOW:
I'm also trying to drum up talk about the new double album, Heliotropism & The Pulvinar Movements, which is scheduled for release on September 15. We will be celebrating at Word Up with a live performance, special guests, and a screening of the #SingUpward video. If you weren't planning to be in NYC on that date... then start making plans ;) I will be performing with a full band, for the first time EVER.
So in the weeks leading up to this show, I'm looking for buzz. Publicity. If you guys know of anyone who is a music writer, blogger, reviewer; PR and marketing people, publicists; or folks who can help me spread word about the album and it's upcoming release in virtually any way... Then please put us in touch! Please also feel free to post the bandcamp or noisetrade links on your social networks (facebook, twitter, etc).
The album is also free to stream on Spotify!
I've put together a package for the Heliotropism single track, Sing At The Top Of Your Lungs. It's available for download exclusively at my noisetrade page.
The #SingUpward video will be set to this song and will show how Word Up went from an empty storefront (pictured in the cover art) to the vibrant bookstore and community center that it is today.
Since Word Up is so central to the music video and will also be the venue for my album release show and video premiere, I thought that all proceeds for this new album should benefit the store. The download also includesInterlude and Unanswered Prayers, tracks from my latest album release, The Pulvinar Movements.
Please download the songs and support this awesome bookshop and community center!
Exciting stuff! And I couldn't do it without you guys and your support/encouragement!
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