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Nets Music Supervisor J.Period Joins New York Sound City Hip Hop Panel, Roundtable Topics & Music Industry Moderators Revealed. Monday March 11th, Williamsburg BK

Courtesy Leslie & Big Hassle.

Will join publicist Lajoyce Brookshire(Biggie Smalls, P. Diddy, TLC, Aretha Franklin), Telli Michaels of Brooklyn Hip Hop Duo Ninjasonik, and British Emcee Monie Love for the NYSC 2013 Hip Hop Panel

New York Sound City 2013 takes place Monday March 11 in Williamsburg Brooklyn, featuring a day of music industry panels and roundtables at The Wythe Hotel followed by an evening showcase at The Knitting Factory. Today NYSC announces veteran DJ/Producer and Brooklyn Nets Music Supervisor J.Period will join the 2013 Hip Hop Panel and reveals the topics and music industry moderators for the afternoon portion of networking and roundtable discussions, including:

Music & Brands: How Brands are Using New Music to Reach Consumers, what are they looking for, where do they find it and how do you get your tunes in front of them?

Moderated by Erika Thomas, Cornerstone Promotion



Labels: From multi nationals to cottage industries: Do bands and artists really need record companies anymore? Moderated by Ray Paul, CEO, The Playmaker Group UK



The Promoter Vs. Venue Dilemma: Promoters want to sell great art. Venues want to sell beer. It's the great Promotor vs. Venue dilemma. Moderated by Dave Pichilingi, CEO,Sound City International



What not to do: For every music industry success story there are many failures. The truth is we can all learn from each other's mistakes. This discussion is all about getting those stories out in the open. Moderated by Mita Carriman, Entertainment Attorney, Carriman Law Group, Women In Music



Music:Tech - a multi pronged attack! music:tech products currently offer a huge number of solutions and sometimes an even bigger list of problems! What ways do you engage with technology and what would be an ideal solution to your problem?Moderated by Seth Hillinger, Organizer, NY MusicTech Meetup





ABOUT J.PERIOD: As Music Supervisor for the Brooklyn Nets' inaugural season, DJ/Producer J.PERIOD is redefining the role of the remix as the musical meeting point for fans from every corner of the borough's diverse landscape. Praised as a "music guru" in the latest edition of Rolling Stone Magazine and called one of the "world's Top DJ's" by The New York Times, J.PERIOD's vast musical repertoire bridges cultures, generations and styles, making his signature sound the perfect compliment to the Nets' new Barclays Center home. A veteran in moving large crowds, J.PERIOD has served as official Tour DJ for artists including Lauryn Hill, Black Thought, Q-Tip and international icon K'NAAN, performing at venues from NYC's Central Park Summerstage to Johannesburg's Coca-Cola Dome. In his new role with the Nets, J.PERIOD is both curator and producer, creating an exclusive library of remixes for the team-an NBA first. J.PERIOD's resume of remix and production credits includes work with Grammy-winners including Kanye West, Joss Stone, John Legend, and Mary J. Blige, and his "audio documentary" mixtapes have won numerous accolades and awards.
Audio: @JasiriX f/ @BrotherAli - "Ascension" (@NatureSounds)


Audio: Jasiri X f/ Brother Ali - "Ascension"

Courtesy Nature Sounds.

With his long-awaited full-length solo project Ascension dropping soon, Jasiri X is is debuting the latest single off the project, "The Pillars" featuring Rhymesayers emcee Brother Ali. Ascension, produced entirely by Religion, hits iTunes and all other digital retailers on March 26th, 2013 via Wandering Worx / Greenstreets Entertainment.

Video: @Bodizepha - "Activism"


Video: Bodizepha - "Activism"

Courtesy M Brenowitz.

Bodizepha was born and raised in Woodstock, NY and has lived in Jamaica, the Middle East and traveled throughout the world. His music is largely influenced by the likes of Bob Marley, Nas, Bob Dylan, Miles Davis and The Roots; speaking on personal, social and cultural issues of today.

Video: @IAmChiCity f/ @TheKidDaytona - Story To Tell


Video: Chi City f/ The Kid Daytona - Story To Tell

Courtesy RRP.

TITLE: STORY TO TELL
ARTIST: CHI CITY feat. THE KID DAYTONA
WEBSITE: IAMCHICITY.COM
TWITTER: @IAMCHICITY

@TheUncluded (@AesopRockWins and Kimya Dawson) Video for "Scissorhands" (@Rhymesayers)


The Uncluded (Aesop Rock and Kimya Dawson) To Release Album 'Hokey Fright' on May 7; Watch Video for "Scissorhands"

Courtesy Jim @ Big Hassle.

The Uncluded, featuring rapper Aesop Rock and folk singer/songwriter Kimya Dawson are releasing their debut album Hokey Fright May 7th on Rhymesayers. The band recently made a viral video for the album track "Scissorhands."

Video: @SwaveSevah Debut Album Release (@CJMHipHop)


Video: Swave Sevah Debut Album Release

Courtesy Creative Juices.

First 50 orders with www.CreativeJuicesMusic.com get a free autographed sticker, a poster, and mixtape.

Audio: @QuelleChris - "Long Tokes" f/ Cavalier (@MelloMusicGroup)


Audio: Quelle Chris - "Long Tokes" f/ Cavalier

Courtesy Mello Music Group.

March 19th, Quelle Chris will be proud to present a new project "Niggas Is Men" that he put together with the help of some lyrically gifted friends: Cavalier (who holds down 9 tracks in remarkable fashion), Tanya Morgan, Fresh Daily, Denmark Vessey, DJ GroWeyez, and more.

Video: @IceWaterMike, "That's How I'm Getting Down" (@DunnDealPR)


Video: Ice Water Mike, "That's How I'm Getting Down"

Courtesy Dunn Deal PR.

Straight off a nine-year stint in a Michigan State penitentiary, Detroit rapper Ice Water Mike presents the music video for "That's How I'm Getting Down", his new single produced by The Closers, The Wise Guys and Joe Boom. Since age 12 IWM has been in and out of prison, where fellow inmates gave him the nickname "Ice Water" (the coldest).

Audio: @UncommonNasa f/ @PrincePo - "Frequent Flyers" (@WillieGreen1)


Audio: Adam Warlock f/ Prince Po - "Frequent Flyers"

Courtesy Uncommon.

"Frequent Flyers" features the one and only Prince Po of Organized Konfusion and is produced by Willie Green! There is also a remix by Nasa and the "Name Your Price" single features the instrumentals of both along with the accapella for your own remixing pleasure.

@RealDJPremier Footage From London Show (@TheDocsOrders)


Video: DJ Premier Footage From London Show

Courtesy The Doctor's Orders.

The one and only DJ Premier came to spin an exclusive London set for The Doctor's Orders last Thursday at a packed Plan B in Brixton.


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