Taking Back Sunday becomes a FEATURED DJ on Blip.FM
As of this week, Taking Back Sunday has been officially selected as a “Featured DJ” on Blip.FM!
BLIP is a website where users can discover new music, listen to streaming MP3’s, create free internet radio stations, or become a DJ just like Taking Back Sunday has!
Currently, group bassist Matt Rubano is DJing his favorite tunes from the TBS station, which you can check out here.
Watch Kim Cameron’s Interview on The District Dish!
Dion Roy Record Release Party Wrap Up
Dion Roy’s record release party featured a packed house, thanks to everyone who came out! Not only were friends, family and loyal fans in the audience; the release was picked up by The Post-It Place, Socially Superlative, Guest of a Guest, and Living Free in the NYC.
Dion performed fan favorites “You Can’t Take”, and “Come Back Around”, as well as a new song off his next album and a cover of The Verve’s “Bittersweet Symphony”.
Dion Roy is a singer/songwriter making a name for himself on the indie music scene. His influences range from Ryan Adams, and Damien Rice, to Keane and Snow Patrol. You can find Dion at several NYC music scene staples including Pianos, The Red Lion, Arctica Bar, and The Bitter End.
The album is available on iTunes, and Amazon, as well as directly through his official site here.
Below are a few photos from the show.
AMP3 PR Sponsors ZME Contest
*Taken from ZME Music
AMP3 PR will sponsor ZME Music’s two year anniversary giveaway contest found here.
The giveaway is divided into three parts, as a separate contest for each artist/AMP3 PR client: Kim Cameron, lead singer of alt rock ensemble Side Fx Band, rock musician Dion Roy, and alternative rock band Taking Back Sunday.
ZME Music states,
To win, you’ll have to write up a very brief, ~30 words review of a song of your choice performed by any of the three artists, together with a 1 to 10 mark. Just post the review in the comments section at the end of this post AND for Kim Cameron and the Side FX band, you must also post the review on their “Graffiti Wall” (http://sidefxband.net/graffiti.asp), or their Amazon or iTunes profile. For Dion Roy, please also post your review on his Amazon or iTunes page, or in the comments section of his website at the bottom of the Music page (http://dionroy.com/music/).
If you want, you can choose to review a song from all three artists and thus you’ll get the chance of winning even more prizes. You can stream songs at the artists’ websites. Winners will be picked by ZME, according to the degree of objectivity of the reviews, so be careful with the bias.
-KIM CAMERON contest:
1st place: 1 CD of Kim Cameron’s latest album “Contradictions” and a T-shirt of your choice http://sidefxband.net/store.asp
2nd place: 1 CD of Kim Cameron’s latest album “Contradictions”
3rd place: 1 Side FX one year membership http://sidefxband.net/membership.asp
-DION ROY contest:
1st place : 1 signed “Gallery” CD and all 9 “limited edition” collectors Dion Roy pins.
2nd place: 1 CD of Dion Roy’s latest album “Gallery.”
-TAKING BACK SUNDAY contest:
1st place: 3 “New Again” CDs
On behalf ZME Music in celebration of their two year anniversary, ZME will also giveaway a slightly used 8GB iPod Touch from fellow ZME’er Andrei. In order to with the iTouch, you must leave one review of any of the three artists above, and subscribe to the ZME blog (free) via the subscription form at the end of the contest post here http://www.zmemusic.com/other/contest/zme-contest-records-records-records/ . The winner will be chosen at random (via random.org) Once all comments are made here by the deadline.