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Subject: U.S. State Dept's American Music Abroad 2013-2014 Season Open for Applications
American Voices Now Accepting Ensemble Applications To Tour With U.S. Department of State's American Music Abroad Who/What: American Voices, in partnership with the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, is now accepting ensemble applications for the American Music Abroad 2013-2014 touring season. To represent the full spectrum of the American musical landscape, musical ensembles from across the United States that specialize in Hip Hop, Rock & Roll, Jazz, Country, and other American roots music including but not limited to Native American, Latin, Afro-Caribbean, Blues, Bluegrass, Cajun, Gospel and Zydeco are invited to apply for this international exchange program. The American Music Abroad program offers the opportunity to conduct musical exchange tours abroad, particularly to countries not often visited by American musicians, to foster cross-cultural engagement and understanding. When: January 18, 2013: Application
deadline 5pm PST February 8, 2013: Announcement of up to 40 ensembles invited to live auditions. March 21-26, 2013: Live Auditions. April 9, 2013: Announcement of 2013-14 American Music Abroad finalists. Where: More information and applications for the 2013-2014 tours are available at www.americanvoices.org/ama and http://exchanges.state.gov/cultural/ama.html Musicians inquiring about applications can call 314-732-1323 , email: ama@... or Skype: americanmusicabroad Background: American Music Abroad engages with people across the world through music. Working in partnership, American Voices and the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs will produce a series of month-long, multi-country cultural exchange programs for approximately 10 ensembles drawn from a wide variety of American musical genres. Through public concerts, interactive performances with local musicians, lectures
and workshops, the American Music Abroad program builds on Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's vision of "smart power" diplomacy, which embraces the full range of diplomatic tools - in this case music - to bring people together and foster greater mutual understanding. For More Information: American Voices: Paul Rockower, 301-875-8319 or paul.rockower@... U.S. Department of State: Anna Griffin, 202-632-6452 or eca-press@... ###
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DVD's now available for purchase via mail order-
Theresa Sareo Alive Again
The perfect inspirational holiday gift! All prices include postage (add $5 postage OUTSIDE USA)
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2 copies $35
3 copies $50
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Included in the package which can be modified to your needs/budget:
* Screening of Theresa Sareo: Alive Again
* Q&A with Theresa, producer Evan Ginzburg (Associate Producer The
Wrestler) and director Rye Joseph
* Electrifying live music performance by Theresa Sareo (tracks or live
* Meet and greet with star and crew
Also available as part of the package:
* Pro Wrestling legend Lanny "The Genius" Poffo who appears in
* Renowned Poet Jon Winell who has dedicated a poem to Theresa
From Evan Ginzburg; Associate producer of "The Wrestler" with
Mickey Rourke, "Theresa Sareo: Alive Again" is the critically
acclaimed, inspirational true story of NYC singer/songwriter, Theresa
Sareo, whose life was forever changed when a tragic accident on
Manhattan's Park Avenue and 34th St. caused the loss of her entire right
This moving, award-winning documentary gives an up-close and personal
look into her challenging physical and emotional rehabilitation,
courageous return to her music career and unexpected path to supporting
trauma victims and wounded military around the world. Funny, poignant and
musically electrifying, first-time director, Rye Joseph captures
Theresa's determination to survive, give service to others and keep her musical
What everyone's saying about Theresa Sareo: Alive Again:
"Your example of service....shows that each of us can make a
difference for those around us."
--First Lady, Michelle Obama
"You have taken your inspirational story and crafted a piece that is
bittersweet and poignant."
Greg Rhem, Director, HBO Documentary Films
"A beautiful and courageous woman...a true role model."
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
"You have my utmost gratitude for the dedicated and exemplary work
you do for our brave Service members."
General Martin E. Dempsey, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
"Your own story, filled with determination and selflessness, is
--General Raymond T. Odierno, Chief of Staff, United States Army
"You are an inspiration to all." --David Yates, Co-Producer,
"Theresa's story is enlightening to our wounded military and makes
them realize that there is hope and there is a future."
--Joe Shamp, Interim Director, Prosthetics, James A. Haley VA Hospital
Theresa Sareo: Alive Again features Gary Sinise (Forrest Gump), WWE
wrestling legend Lanny "The Genius" Poffo, Saturday Night Live
drummer Shawn Pelton and other luminaries.
*Winner: Tampa's Gasparilla International Film Festival 2012
"Audience Choice Award for Best Documentary"
*Winner: NY International Film Festival--L.A. Edition 2012 "Award
for Best Director of a Documentary"
You can bring events just like THIS below to YOUR organization. Please spread the word- we need a grassroots campaign to spread the word about this inspirational film!
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Coming very shortly:
· Fundraising campaign announced to help with our many expenses in getting this film made and for future promotion
Watch Theresa Sareo talk about the DVD release of Theresa Sareo Alive Again on The Debrief with David Ushery by clicking here:
Theresa Sareo Alive Again You Tube videos:
Theresa Sareo Alive Again Official Trailer
Theresa on NBC's The Debrief with David
Theresa @ LA Film Week 2012
Theresa returns to the scene of her accident 7 years later
Evan Ginzburg and pro wrestling legend Lanny Poffo at Theresa concert as seen in movie...
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Promo made by Rye Joseph director of Theresa Sareo Alive Again
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THIS WEEK'S LEGENDS RADIO THIS WEDNESDAY:
7-9:20PM EST at www.legendsradio.net Archived 24/7
Dec. 26 Evan Ginzburg with very special co-host author Jeff Archer
R&B great Carlton J. Smith
Actor/Producer Perri Pierre
Wrestling journalist Greg Skelley (Tentative)
Dec. 19 Upcoming Archive:
The Sensational, Intelligent Destroyer
Indy music artists- Kalen & Jordan Cooper
Dec. 12 7-9:20PM
7:40 comedy superstar Paula Poundstone
8PM Kiva Dawson- Across the Universe
8:20 Nigel McGuiness
7pm- Bret Ernst (Weeds) 7:20- Tech issues- on backing data on computer
8PM Maximus England Shaban Soccer star/club promoter
8:20PM Rapper A&S
8:40PM Crock- Crazy Train Radio Show Host
9:00PM Musician Josh Sachs
Dr Tom Pritchard, wrestling, training and booking genius
comic Al Madrigal (The Daily Show)
Steve Ludwig Author See You in CCU
Comic great Jimmy Pardo (former head writer David Letterman)
Wed 11/14 show
Comedy great Paul Reiser
wrestling book author Todd Roberg
(on classic wrestling tag teams)
Sal Russo- of Drunken Sentimental band
Indy wrestling star Eric Adamz
Musician Derek Knott
7PM Louis Katz (Comedy Central)
8:40PM ECW/WWE/Extreme Rising's Rhino
9PM Musician Phillip Galinsky of Samba New York
Monday 10/29 edition of
Evan Ginzburg's Legends Radio co-hosted by Dr. Mike Lano.
7:00 PM Evan & Dr. Mike converse
7:20 PM Comic legend David Alan Grier
7:40 PM Music of E-Jam/E Global
8:00 PM Theresa Sareo
8:40 PM Comic Eddie Iftt
9:00 PM E-Jam/E-Global interview
Wed. 10/24 edition of Evan Ginzburg's Legends Radio co-hosted by Dr. Mike Lano
Brent Weinbach- comedy great
Jay Everett musician
Roxanne De Bastion musician
Comics Maz Jobrani and James Adomian Housecatnick of Rusty Monks (musician/artist)
Charles Murray and Jennie Harney of new Pearl Bailey play
Singer/Comic Will Newman
Comedian Ian Bagg
FIlmmaker Terry Born
Steven Kampmann Director Buzzkill Second City
Raquel Miller of Nicoda Arts
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About Legends Radio
For nearly a decade, Evan Ginzburg's Legends Radio, has featured interviews with the greatest names in the Arts and sports. Heard worldwide, at Legends Radio.net- the program has featured these great musical legends- Ray Manzarek of The Doors, Billy Corgan of Smashing Pumpkins, Judy Collins, Roberta Flack and many more. Stars from Movies, TV and Comedy have included Jenny McCarthy, Wayne Brady, 30 Rock's Judah Friedlander, Shelly Berman, Jackie "The Jokeman" Martling, David Alan Grier, Paul Mooney and stars of pro wrestling and MMA include Bruno Sammartino, Roddy Piper, SuperStar Billy Graham and Frank Shamrock. co-hosted by renowned journalist Dr. Mike Lano, Legends Radio is heard Wednesdays 7PM EST to 9:20, we are archived 24/7 with hundreds of hours of classic interviews. Legends Radio also features the best in indy music, showcasing talent deserving wider exposure. You missed the birth of your mother and father, don't miss Evan Ginzburg's Legends
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THE NEW CENTURY MUSIC AWARDS 2012: MAJOR & MINOR CATEGORY WINNERS
THE NEW CENTURY MUSIC AWARDS 2012 THE HEATSEEKER ARTISTS:
HEATSEEKER ALBUM OF THE YEAR: MOMENTUM - LISA BIANCO & THE FURY
HEATSEEKER RECORD OF THE YEAR: BREAKIN' -LISA BIANCO & THE FURY HEATSEEKER SONG OF THE YEAR: LA DI DA -DELANEY GIBSON (YouTube) BEST NEW HEATSEEKER ARTIST: Bird To Prey HEATSEEKER 'ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR': Mira Stroika BEST HEATSEEKER VOCAL PERFORMANCE (MALE): BRAND NEW DAY -TREVOR HALL (Vanguard/YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER VOCAL PERFORMANCE (FEMALE): MAD WORLD -DELANEY GIBSON w/MATTHEW KISS ON GUITAR(YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER VOCAL PERFORMANCE (GROUP): CRIMINAL (Live)-JODI MARTIN with ARLO GUTHRIE & THE BURNS SISTERS (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER ADULT CONTEMPORARY PERFORMANCE (FEMALE): KILL ME NOW -DELANEY GIBSON (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER ADULT CONTEMPORARY PERFORMANCE (MALE): SOMEWHERE OVER THE RAINBOW -ISRAEL 'IZ' (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER ADULT CONTEMPORARY PERFORMANCE (GROUP): CALIFORNIA DAYDREAM (Live At Wicked Willy's) - The Change Agents (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER ADULT CONTEMPORARY SONG: LOVELY - LISA BIANCO (Songwriter) NEW CENTURY HEATSEEKER
HERITAGE AWARD: JACK HARDY BEST HEATSEEKER MODERN ROCK PERFORMANCE (FEMALE): LOW - LISA BIANCO (W/ THE FURY) BEST HEATSEEKER MODERN ROCK PERFORMANCE (MALE): IT'S BEEN AWHILE - OTAN VARGAS (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER MODERN ROCK PERFORMANCE (GROUP): THE AMERICAN DREAM IS OVER - THE ALAN WAUTERS ALLIANCE (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER MODERN ROCK SONG: I CAN'T WAIT -PLASTIQ PASSION (Songwriters)(YouTube) BEST MAINSTREAM ROCK PERFORMANCE (FEMALE): UNDER THE MILKY WAY (Live)-NICOLE ATKINS (YouTube) BEST MAINSTREAM ROCK PERFORMANCE (MALE): LITTLE SONG (Live) - PETER CHANCE (YouTube) BEST MAINSTREAM ROCK PERFORMANCE (DUO): HEAVEN HELP THE LONELY -(Live at The Light Of Day Fest)- WILLIE NILE (w/ BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN) (YouTube) BEST MAINSTREAM ROCK PERFORMANCE (GROUP): SOUNDS OF SILENCE - THE ALAN WAUTERS ALLIANCE(YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER CONTEMPORY FOLK PERFOMANCE (FEMALE): LONG LOST GHOSTS - EMILY HURD (Songwriter) BEST HEATSEEKER CONTEMPORY FOLK PERFOMANCE (MALE):
BEHIND YOUR BERLIN WALL - PETER CHANCE BEST HEATSEEKER CONTEMPORARY FOLK PERFORMANCE (GROUP): GO TELL THE SAVIOUR (Live at Village Underground NYC) -JACK HARDY & HIS FAMILY BAND (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER CONTEMPORARY FOLK SONG: LONG LOST GHOSTS - EMILY HURD (Songwriter) BEST HEATSEEKER CONTEMPORY FOLK/ROCK PERFORMANCE (FEMALE): THIS CAN'T BE MY LIFE -RUTH GERSON (Wrong/YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER CONTEMPORY FOLK/ROCK PERFORMANCE (MALE): SURFBOARD -CHRIS DaSILVA (Facebook) BEST HEATSEEKER CONTEMPORY FOLK/ROCK PERFORMANCE (GROUP): PARTAKE-CURTIS & THE DILETTANTES (Facebook) BEST HEATSEEKER RE-MIX TRACK: WATER BACK (Srikala Re-Mix) -RAYMOND NORWOOD (ReverbNation) BEST HEATSEEKER TRIPLE A PERFORMANCE (FEMALE): CRUEL SUMMER -(Live At Bowery Electric NYC) -LISA BIANCO (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER TRIPLE A PERFORMANCE (MALE) BRAND NEW DAY -TREVOR HALL (Vanguard/YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER TRIPLE A PERFORMANCE (DUO): WHEN I MET YOU -THE PERENNIALS (MySpace) BEST
HEATSEEKER TRIPLE A PERFORMANCE (GROUP): SIMPLE NAIVE SOMEONE -THE MELLONCOLLIES (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER TRIPLE A SONG: SUPERMAN - ALEX MONTANEZ (LIVE AT GIZZI'S NYC) BEST HEATSEEKER R&B PERFORMANCE (FEMALE): FREDDIE - CHRISTINA LaROCCA (ReverbNation) BEST HEATSEEKER R&B PERFORMANCE (MALE): BLOW UP CHINA-NA-NA - RUCKA RUCKA ALI BEST HEATSEEKER R&B PERFORMANCE (GROUP): THE AMERICAN WAY - THE HIGHER CONCEPT BEST HEATSEEKER R&B SONG: FREDDIE - CHRISTINA LaROCCA (Songwriter) BEST BEST HEATSEEKER DANCE/POP PERFORMANCE: BETTER VERSION OF ME -DELANEY GIBSON (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER ELECTRONICA TRACK: STEREO LOVE -EDWARD MAYA/VIKA JUGULIN (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER NOVELTY PERFOMANCE (MALE): CHING CHANG CHONG -RUCKA RUCKA ALI (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER NOVELTY PERFOMANCE (FEMALE): GIANT MUSHROOMS -ERIN HILL & HER PSYCHEDELIC HARP (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER NOVELTY PERFOMANCE (GROUP): INHALE TO THE CHIEF - MIKE AMERICA & THE FREE WORLD WITH B. SETH B. AS SMOSES
AND FEATURING PAUL DANTE AS PHIL DiPIPE AKA ED THE HEAD BEST HEATSEEKER NOVELTY SONG: WHERE DID OUR LOVE GO? -MIRA STROIKA (Songwriter) BEST HEATSEEKER CONTEMPORARY CHRISTIAN PERFORMANCE (FEMALE): ALL MY TEARS -TERRY BURNS w/JEANNE BURNS (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER CONTEMPORARY CHRISTIAN PERFORMANCE (MALE): THIS TRAIN - REVEREND FREAKCHILD (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER CONTEMPORARY CHRISTIAN PERFORMANCE (GROUP): GO TELL THE SAVIOUR (Live at Village Underground NYC) -JACK HARDY & HIS FAMILY BAND (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER GOSPEL VOCAL PERFORMANCE: WORKIN' ON A BUILDING -JEANNE BURNS (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER CONTEMPORARY JAZZ VOCAL PERFORMANCE: UNIQUE NEW YORK -ERIK FRANDSEN (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER HARD ROCK PERFORMANCE (FEMALE): CHARMED - LISA BIANCO (WITH THE FURY) BEST HEATSEEKER HARD ROCK PERFORMANCE (MALE): LOVE ON THE ROCKS- JONATHAN DAVIS BEST HEATSEEKER HARD ROCK PERFORMANCE (GROUP): MY SIDE -VON SHAKES (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER SONG IN A FEATURE
FILM: STORY (FROM 'SAILOR MOON') -NISHI (CDBaby) BEST HEATSEEKER CONTEMPORARY BLUES PERFORMANCE (FEMALE): VOODOO -TERRY RADIGAN BEST HEATSEEKER CONTEMPORARY BLUES PERFORMANCE (MALE): WHERE WERE YOU LAST NIGHT? (Live at Rockwood Music Hall) -FRANK CHRISTIAN (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER CONTEMPORARY BLUES PERFORMANCE (GROUP): THE DEVIL TOOK MY SOUL (Live)- THE JESSIE ROSE TRIP (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER CONTEMPORARY BLUES SONG: VOODOO -TERRY RADIGAN (Songwriter) BEST HEATSEEKER RAP PERFORMANCE: KAYNE DIS - RUCKA RUCKA ALI (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER RAP/SONG COLABORATION: BE THE CHANGE -THE LUMINARIES Featuring TREVOR HALL (YouTube) BEST HEATSEEKER RAP ACT: TIMOTHY DARK BEST NEW HEATSEEKER RAP ACT: THE HIGHER CONCEPT BEST HEATSEEKER COUNTRY ARTIST: JESSICA SHEPHERD BEST HEATSEEKER COUNTRY PERFORMANCE: GOD BY YOUR SIDE - JESSICA SHEPHERD BEST HEATSEEKER COUNTRY SONG: GOD BY YOUR SIDE - JESSICA SHEPHERD (Songwriter) BEST HEATSEEKER AMERICANA
PERFORMANCE: SO MANY TIMES - THE ROLLING TUMBLEWEEDS BEST HEATSEEKER AMERICANA SONG: WHISKEY GIRL - RYAN MARTIN (Songwriter) HEATSEEKER VIDEO OF THE YEAR: FREDDIE - CHRISTINA LaROCCA Directed by Matty Jacob of New Swag City
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