Live Music Calendar

Live music Fridays and Saturdays. Cuzinit, Oct. 25; $8. Bullet in Your Head, Pilot to Bombadier, Brad Yaeger & the Night Terros and Darklight, Halloween party, Oct. 26; $8. Oxford Saloon and Eatery: 913 First St, Snohomish; 360-243-3060. Swingtime Express, Oct. 27, swing dance and costume contest; no cover. Papa’s Tavern: 120 E. Main St., Monroe. 425-232-0771. Live music. Port Gardner Bay Winery: 2802 Rockefeller Ave., Everett; 425-339-0293; www. portgardnerbaywinery.com . Live music, 7 to 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Danny Ward, Oct. 25. Momentum Quarter, Oct. 26. Red Petal Coffee House: 321 Main St., Edmonds; 425-776-3778; http://www.redpetalcakes.com. Hours are 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; noon to 6 p.m. Sunday. Edmonds Tunes music and comedy, 6 to 8 p.m. Fridays; no cover. The Red Sky Bar & Grill: 1508 Second St., Marysville; 360-386-8875. Halloween party ($100 prize for best costume) with LoveFinger, Oct. 31.
For the original version see http://www.heraldnet.com/article/20131025/ENT/710259955

Pure Connect Music Service Goes Live in the U.S.

Everything seems to be going according to plan until he becomes infatuated with a woman who appears to be a reincarnation of his dead wife. Victoria Smurfit (About a Boy), Thomas Kretschmann (King Kong), Jessica De Gouw (Arrow), Oliver Jackson-Cohen (Mr. Selfridge), Nonso Anozie (Game of Thrones) and Katie McGrath (Merlin) also star.
For the original version see http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/10/23/carrie-underwood-the-sound-of-music_n_4150126.html

New York Live Arts Launches Sound Bar, a New Program Featuring Live Music at the Live Gallery Café

Sound Bar kicks off on November 4 at 7:00pm with two world premieres by The Brothers Balliet, featuring Brad Balliet’s Concerto Gross and Doug Balliet’s New rap canata. Performers include Brad Balliet on the bassoon, Doug Balliet on the double bass, Catherine Gregory on the flute, Megan Levin on the harp and Colin Davin on the guitar. Other groups will perform on select Mondays in November and December, including the Aaron Irwin Trio (November 18), Sandbox Percussion Quartet (November 25) and more. See complete listing info below. The launch of Sound Bar will give up and coming music artists opportunities to work in the intimate setting of Live Arts’ converted lobby; conversely, audiences will enjoy experiencing the acoustic music performances in an informal setting. “Engaging artists is a vital daily presence here at New York Live Arts ,” noted Producing Director Michael Lonergan . “Launching Sound Bar is another way for us to continue our support of contemporary artists in the creation of new work while allowing them a platform for audience engagement. Our goal is to continue to expand our footprint of creativity by offering more opportunities for artists.” All Sound Bar evenings take place at the Live Gallery Cafe in New York Live Arts ‘ ground floor lobby.The Live Gallery Cafe will serve happy hour drink specials and a menu of savory bites from 6:00 – 9:00pm on Sound Bar evenings. Admission is free; reservations are not required. Program and artists subject to change. New York Live Arts is located at 219 West 19th Street (between 7th and 8th Avenues) in New York City. Listing info: 219 W 19th Street, New York, NY 10011 About Sound Bar: The newly launched Sound Bar is a Mondays-only happy hour lounge. New York Live Arts has teamed up with local musicians and artists to bring free performances to our lobby on West 19th Street in a casual lounge atmosphere. For its inaugural series, New York Live Arts has invited conductor Ransom Wilson and his ensemble LE TRAIN BLUE to develop evenings of acoustic music that vary from a rap cantata to an imaginative percussion quartet. About LE TRAIN BLEU: LE TRAIN BLEU is a new musical collective formed by conductor and flutist Ransom Wilson. The musicians are among the most exciting young players in New York and are chosen for their brilliance as well as their expressive qualities. In the 2011-12 season they were a resident ensemble at the Galapagos Art Space, where they presented a three-concert series of new and interesting music. The New York Times said of their debut performance: “Under Mr. Wilson ‘s baton, the Train Bleu ensemble was both incisive and joyous in execution.” They collaborated with the Lar Lubovitch Dance Company at the Baryshnikov Arts Center and recorded their first album. Last season they presented their first New York series concert at DROM, performed at the River to River and Arts and Ideas festivals and joined forces with opera moderne for Viktor Ullman’s posthumous masterpiece Der Kaiser von Atlantis. This season brings a week with the Lar Lubovitch Dance Company , a Britten anniversary production with opera moderne and two series concerts at DROM.
For the original version see http://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwmusic/article/New-York-Live-Arts-Launches-Sound-Bar-a-New-Program-Featuring-Live-Music-at-the-Live-Gallery-Caf-20131024

Carrie Underwood Preps To Go Live With ‘The Sound Of Music’

Pure Connect has been designed to work seamlessly with Pure’s Jongo multiroom music system and uniquely offers users free access to live and on-demand radio content; as well as their own music collection and a subscription music service enabling millions of tracks to be streamed throughout their home with the option to listen offline. Jongo is the first multiroom system to deliver the sync performance and quality of a wired system in a wireless setting, and is a superior technological solution compared to others on the market today.(2) Pure has developed Jongo to be a truly multi-platform system to cater for the increase in smartphone and tablet ownership. The majority of Americans (56 percent) now own a smartphone and 34 percent of American adults also own a tablet.(3) Jongo can be controlled via both iOS and Android smartphones and tablets while Pure Connect can be enjoyed through these devices and PCs making the system incredibly flexible and accessible to the mainstream. “More than half of U.S. consumers surveyed indicated they would be likely to buy a product like Jongo and engage with streaming digital music, but currently Internet radio and on demand music services represent a relatively small proportion of total U.S. radio listening(4),” said Noam Meppen, Pure’s Director of Sales, US. “This leaves a huge audience who want to try streaming but haven’t found the right product or service. We’ve developed Jongo and Pure Connect to work seamlessly together to cater for this mainstream audience and the way people want to listen to music now.” The Next Wave in Consumer Audio Audio has been a key consumer category in recent years with first the boom in iPod docking systems and then the recent explosion in Bluetooth speakers and premium headphones for casual listening. Wi-Fi multiroom speakers, which are suited for a more immersive and connected listening experience, are poised to be the ‘next big thing’ in consumer audio and will represent a growing part of the wireless speaker market, which will eclipse the speaker dock market. By 2017 the global market for wireless speakers is expected to reach 18.5m units, compared to a speaker dock market of 16.7m units by this time.(5) “Digital music consumption is at a tipping point and mainstream consumers are starting to embrace streaming,” continued Noam Meppen. “These music fans are looking for an effortless way to stream their music collection and Pure has addressed this in a way that no one else has so far. Pure Connect and Jongo integrates live radio (which is consumed by over 240 million adults in the U.S and the single greatest way for consumers to discover new music), millions of streamable tracks, and your own digital music collection, which is significant as digital files have now surpassed the CD, Vinyl or Cassette combined as a more common means of listening to audio. (6) The integration of all this content with Pure’s Jongo multiroom speaker system adds up to the killer combination that consumers need to propel them into the wireless streaming age.” Pure Connect & Jongo Pure Connect transforms smartphones and tablets into the ultimate remote control for Pure’s Jongo multiroom speaker system allowing users to listen to beautifully synchronized audio throughout the home. Jongo multiroom speakers benefit from Pure’s excellence in audio, streaming and synchronization technology making Jongo one of the most advanced multiroom speaker systems available. The family consists of the Jongo A2 wireless hi-fi adapter; Jongo S3 rechargeable, portable wireless speaker; Jongo T2 and Jongo T6 wireless multiroom speakers. Currently, one of the only systems to offer both wireless multiroom and casual Bluetooth streaming, Jongo offers users the best of both worlds and a truly immersive experience. Users can simply add extra Jongo speakers or adapters on the same Wi-Fi network to build their multiroom system. The Jongo multiroom speaker system is available now in approximately 2,800 Walmart stores and on Walmart.com, in addition to more than 300 Best Buy locations and can be ordered now online at Amazon.com. Please visit http://www.pure.com and http://www.pureconnect.com for more information. Editor’s Notes (1) Pure Connect transforms smartphones or tablets into the ultimate Jongo remote control. The app is available on iOS and Android and is free to download. There are three services to choose from: Pure Connect Green (free forever) — Ideal for radio, music, sports and news fans; tune into live radio, catch-up with on-demand programs, save favorites and play all the music stored on your device — Over 20,000 radio stations — More than 200,000 on-demand podcasts and programs Pure Connect Blue ($4.99 a month — introductory offer available to Pure device owners) — Unlimited streaming of millions of tracks on top of your own music and lets you discover new artists and create playlists Pure Connect Violet (free for a month and then $9.99 a month) — Take your music wherever you go: online and off. One app-tap downloads your playlists so you can listen wherever you are. Perfect for when you’re not connected to Wi-Fi — like driving in the car. Users can also listen to their music subscription playlists through Pure’s wide range of internet-connected products, online at http://www.pureconnect.com and via their iOS or Android smartphone or tablet. Visit http://www.pureconnect.com to find out more. (2) Caskeid, a technology developed by Pure’s parent company Imagination Technologies, is one of the world’s most accurately synchronized wireless multiroom connected audio streaming technologies. The unique software technology within Caskeid delivers outstanding audiophile-quality stereo playback with less than 50uS delay; a true ‘Wi-Fi Hi-Fi’ that is good enough to replace wires, satisfying even the most demanding audiophile. (3) Statistics pulled from Pew Internet Research Center mobile technology report, May 2013. http://pewinternet.org/Reports/2013/Smartphone-Ownership-2013.aspx (4) 57 percent of US consumers said they were ready to buy a product like Jongo. The study, carried out by Pure and AudienceNet (AudienceNet is a fully accredited market research agency which uses state-of-the-art technology to derive significant consumer insights.
For the original version see http://www.marketwatch.com/story/pure-connect-music-service-goes-live-in-the-us-2013-10-24

Kellogg’s® and Live Nation Create One-of-a-Kind Music Experiences This Holiday Season

These products will also feature additional artist content such as interviews, behind-the-scenes videos, holiday entertaining tips and a virtual photo booth where fans can take pictures with their favorite featured artists. “The holidays are the perfect time to enjoy music or give the gift of music to friends and family,” said Sandy Uridge of Kellogg.”We are excited to work with some amazing artists to develop this customized experience, bringing it to life from the back of the box, right onto the kitchen table.” With the help of Live Nation, Kellogg’s consumers who purchase these specially marked boxes will be able to collect codes to redeem for prizes such as Ticketmaster Ticket Cash good toward tickets or free music downloads from Kellogg’s Family Rewards. “The Gift of Music gives fans an opportunity to bring the live music experience home,” said Russell Wallach, president, Live Nation Media and Sponsorship. “The footage generated by Live Nation Studiosbrilliantly re-creates a mini-concert on the spot. We’re thrilled to help bring these unforgettable moments to Kellogg’s customers.” To preview how the “Gift Of Music” mobile app works, please click here: http://youtu.be/8tRF-UESKJ4 . About Live Nation Entertainment Live Nation Entertainment ( LYV ) is the world’s leading live entertainment company comprised of four market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, Artist Nation Management and Live Nation Media/Sponsorship. For additional information, visit http://www.livenation.com/investors . Follow us @twitter.com/LiveNationInc About Kellogg Company At Kellogg Company (NYSE: K ), we are driven to enrich and delight the world through foods and brands that matter. With 2012 sales of $14.2 billion, Kellogg is the world’s leading cereal company; second largest producer of cookies, crackers and savory snacks; and a leading North American frozen foods company.Every day, our well-loved brands nourish families so they can flourish and thrive. These brands include Kellogg’s, Keebler, Special K, Pringles, Kellogg’s Frosted Flakes, Pop-Tarts, Kellogg’s Corn Flakes, Rice Krispies, Kashi, Cheez-It, Eggo, Coco Pops, Mini-Wheats and many more. Because we believe in the power of breakfast, we focus our philanthropic efforts on global hunger relief through our Breakfasts for Better Days initiative, providing 1 billion servings of cereal and snacksmore than half of which are breakfastto children and families in need by the end of 2016. To learn more about our responsible business leadership, foods that delight and how we strive to make a difference in our communities around the world, visit http://www.kelloggcompany.com . @yahoofinance on Twitter, become a fan on Facebook Related Content Chart Your most recently viewed tickers will automatically show up here if you type a ticker in the “Enter symbol/company” at the bottom of this module. You need to enable your browser cookies to view your most recent quotes. Search for share prices Daily Ticker Become an entrepreneur. Start a business. Blaze your own career path. Many Millennials can recite this advice Terms Quotes are real-time for NASDAQ, NYSE, and NYSEAmex when available. See also delay times for other exchanges . Quotes and other information supplied by independent providers identified on the Yahoo! Finance partner page . Quotes are updated automatically, but will be turned off after 25 minutes of inactivity. Quotes are delayed at least 15 minutes. All information provided “as is” for informational purposes only, not intended for trading purposes or advice. Neither Yahoo! nor any of independent providers is liable for any informational errors, incompleteness, or delays, or for any actions taken in reliance on information contained herein. By accessing the Yahoo! site, you agree not to redistribute the information found therein. Fundamental company data provided by Capital IQ .
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