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04 Apr

Renowned producer/DJ RJD2 has set up a one-time-only auction of five original beat tracks on eBay in an effort to contribute to the Japan relief with all proceeds going to Doctors Without Borders. Winners will receive full ownership of the Protools session master recording as well as master rights of each track.

Audio snippets of the tracks being auctioned off for the cause can be heard on SoundCloud: http://soundcloud.com/rjd2rjd2. Bids can be made on eBay at http://shop.ebay.com/def-ronnie-loveski/m.html?_trksid=p4340.l2562. Specific links to each track follow below. For more information about Doctors Without Borders, please visit doctorswithoutborders.org.

Beat #1: http://bit.ly/rjd2ebay1
Audio: http://soundcloud.com/rjd2rjd2/uptown-flyness-snippet

Beat #2: http://bit.ly/rjd2ebayTWO
Audio: http://soundcloud.com/rjd2rjd2/tks-beat-snippet

Beat #3: http://bit.ly/rjd2ebay3
Audio: http://soundcloud.com/rjd2rjd2/rhodes-snippet

Beat #4: http://bit.ly/rjd2ebay4
Audio: http://soundcloud.com/rjd2rjd2/the-one-jawn-snippet

Beat #5: http://bit.ly/rjd2ebay5
Audio: http://soundcloud.com/rjd2rjd2/holiday-p-snippet

RJD2 also just announced the winners of The Insane Warrior Project – a contest that called on fans to submit their visual, audio, or written representation of any track from The Insane Warrior’s album, We Are The Doorways, he released on February 1st as his alias. The project’s concept drew upon the genesis of the album itself; RJD2’s obsessive exploration of sci-fi / horror films from the 70s and 80s culminated with We Are The Doorways.

Grand Prize Winner: The Infectious Tom Netherton by Walter Nini & Joey Thomas
Second Place: Saint Ignatious Belsse by Dove Spoons Films
Third Place: Submission in Philadelphia by Christian Gamp
Consolation Prize: Black Nectar: Second Half by Tony DiCola

To view all submissions, visit WeAreTheDoorways.com.

We Are The Doorways on iTunes:

Upcoming RJD2 shows:
04/20 – Gainesville, FL: Gainesville Theater
05/05 – Davis, CA: Freeborn Hall
05/07 – Eureka, CA: Eureka Theater
05/20 – Chicago, IL: The Mid
05/28 – Danbury, CT: B.O.M.B Fest 2011
07/08 – Mariaville, NY: Camp Bisco
07/22 – New York, NY: Terminal 5 (w/ The Glitch Mob, Phantogram, and Com Truise)

For more information:

28 Feb

The 3rd Annual Bring Our Music Back Festival (B.O.M.B. Fest) is back and bigger than ever! Bring Our Music Back, Inc. along with Frank Bombaci, Sr. and Frank Bombaci, Jr. are proud to announce the diverse group of artists that has been assembled for 2011. Watch the lineup announcement HERE. For the first time, this year’s festival, taking place over Memorial Day Weekend (May 28-29), will be at the Festival Grounds of B.O.M.B. Fest’s new site partner, Western Connecticut State University (43 Lake Ave, Danbury, CT 06810) in Danbury, CT — a short train ride from New York City, Boston, Providence and Philadelphia. Tickets go on sale via BombFest.com at 6 a.m. EST on March 4th.

B.O.M.B. Fest 2011 has assembled its most ambitious lineup to date, bringing together some of the best names in hip-hop, alternative and indie rock, giving the East Coast its own premiere music festival. The price for two-day passes will cost $109 go on sale on Friday, March 4th at 6:00 am EST. Official festival website can be found at www.bombfest.com.

All proceeds from the festival will benefit Bring Our Music Back, Inc. which is committed to providing music scholarships, music enrichment and education programs, music and healing initiatives and community support and outreach. In addition, one of this year’s charitable initiativesincludes the creation of an Emerging Artist Scholarship Fund at Western Connecticut State University.

2011 B.O.M.B. Fest Lineup:
Snoop Dogg
Wiz Khalifa
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros
Coheed And Cambria
Neon Trees
State Radio
George Clinton & Parliament/Funkadelic
The New Pornographers
Shpongle presents The Shpongletron Experience
Against Me!
Best Coast
Titus Andronicus
The Cool Kids
Portugal. The Man
Man Man
Dum Dum Girls
The Felice Brothers
Freelance Whales
Holy Fuck
Quintron and Miss Pussycat
Dan Deacon
12th Planet
Free Energy
Real Estate
Nosaj Thing
The Hood Internet
Toubab Krewe
Small Black
River City Extension
Big Freedia
David Wax Museum
Roots of Creation
Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez
Walk the Moon
Also featuring more than 25 local artists!

About Bring Our Music Back, Inc.:
BRING OUR MUSIC BACK, INC. is dedicated to the enrichment of life through music. Our mission is to support burgeoning musical talent, programs and services in our communities by fostering the artistic development of youth preserving music as a viable art form. Bring Our Music Back, Inc. is all about MUSIC WITH PURPOSE! Some of the enrichment initiatives championed by Bring Our Music Back, Inc. include artist mentorships and music scholarships, music enrichment and education programs, music and healing initiatives, community support and music awareness and community and cultural outreach. Bring Our Music Back, Inc. is proud to support music therapy programs with the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center and Hospice of Connecticut.