BLUES GOT A SOUL KIDS WORKSHOP 2-DAY EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOP SERIES (INCLUDES BREAKFAST & LUNCH BOTH DAYS)
- STAX MUSEUM TOUR
- BLUES FOUNDATION TOUR
- CIVIL RIGHTS MUSEUM TOUR
- HISTORICAL DAISY & ROCK’ N SOUL MUSEUM
- LUNCH AT B. B. KING CLUB ON BEALE STREET
- WDIA RADIO STATION TOUR
- WILBE STUDIO TOUR
- RETURN TO HOTEL
THE DELTA BLUES EXPERIENCE - COMPARING BLUES TRADITIONS (RURAL/URBAN/ROCK/SOUL)
WORKSHOP- BLUES ARTIST/MENTORS DEMONSTRATIONS
BOHEMIAN PRODUCT DEMONSTARTION
Adam Lee is a South African born entrepreneur living in Atlanta. CEO of Bohemian Guitars, a family company with a vision of changing the way people think about musical instruments by offering more a affordable, stylish, sustainable way to make music.Bohemian Guitars mission is to build funky, unique, and innovative sounding instruments out of unconventional materials for real, everyday use. Passionate about art, music and community outreach, Bohemian Guitars puts a creative spin on a timeless and classic instrument—the guitar—that offers a refreshing and inspirational change of pace to the music and art scene.
“BLUES GOT A SOUL” TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE
Skilled technology experts will present various ways that music artists (veteran and new talents) can better market, promote and sell their works using online mediums and other technologies.
JERRY “BOOGIE” MASON
Jerry “Boogie” Mason – renowned radio announcer, programmer,Internet marketing guru and owner of Mason Media Services introduces the Blues / Soul community to the most current techniques in music marketing
DOMINIQUE PRYOR ANDERSON
Dominique Pryor Anderson – Owner of VIDA PR and STAR BRANDING. VIDA PR focuses primarily on crisis planning, management, and repositioning for the lifestyle, entertainment, and hospitality industries. Star Branding & PR creates recognizable brands for entertainers, and spreads the message of their music through social media and traditional media.We offer media placement, social media management and monitoring, and album support for musicians, actors, and dancers.
Paul Benjamin co/founder of the North Atlantic Blues Festival, in its 20th year, held annually in Rockland, MA, Awarded 2002 “Best Festival” by The Blues Foundation. He will share valuable information about how to market artists to national & international festivals.
Allen Johnston consults new and existing entertainment businesses, increasing their revenue streams while making them technically astute. He develops international licensing and sub-publishing agreements. Mr. Johnston is an accomplished speaker and has most recently lectured for music conferences in France, South Africa, England and China.
CASSIE J. FOX
Cassie J. Fox – South Carolina native Cassie “ CJ “ Fox has been on a “ Funky Radio Trailride Through the Juke Joints Of Our Minds” for the last 23 years. While navigating the rapidly changing and sometimes perilous waters of mainstream radio, Cassie put her hard earned & expensive music business education and life experiences to work in artist booking, management, concert & record promotions, public relations. Her clients included: South Carolina’s Blues Doctor – Drink Small, SC’s Ambassador Of Jazz – Skipp Pearson, Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs, Billy Scott (The Prophets) In the spring of 2010, Cassie answered “The Call of The Wild,” Yep, a phone call & invitation to enter the global world of Internet Radio. Obviously, Cassie jumped at the chance to host her self produced show ” Soul Of The Blues With Cassie CJ Fox.”