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Seven Day Sonnet Still killin it!

April 4th, 2011

Just weeks in Hapless moves to number 35 on the BDS active rock charts! This phenomenal band and song is going all the way! Thank you so much to every radio station and fan that is making their dreams a reality! We all love you!

BTR is looking for more talent!

March 29th, 2011

In a band? Know someone that is? Do you or they think they have what it takes?

http://www.sonicbids.com/Opportunity/OpportunityView.aspx?opportunity_id=103462

Seven Day Sonnet Kills it!

March 29th, 2011

Chicago’s Seven Day Sonnet two weeks after the release of Hapless hits #47 on America’s Active Rock Music Charts!!! With a bullet even!

These very talented bunch of guys leave on the Hard Drive Tour on 4/15 but kickoff the tour a week early with Egypt Central on 4/7 and a free show in Chi-town on 4/8 with The Last Vegas.

Make sure to check these guys out and see why everyone is so justifiably excited. These boys are here to stay and going all the way.

www.SevenDaySonnet.com 

http://www.facebook.com/#!/7daysonnet 

America’s Music Charts:

http://www.americasmusiccharts.com/index.cgi?fmt=R2

Hapless is available now

February 25th, 2011

Seven Day Sonnets new single “Hapless” has been released! A portion of this amazing songs proceeds go to benefit The Make-A-Wish Foundation. Already hitting the radio by storm please check it out and pick up your copy today.

Video: http://itunes.apple.com/us/music-video/hapless/id423020633
Song: http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/hapless-single/id422393689

See them live on this years Hard Drive Tour!

http://www.harddriveradio.com/pages/7899995.php

Dazeafter says Turn Up The Radio!

December 22nd, 2010

Dazeafter is taking the Country by storm at number 36 on the rock charts with their smash new hit “Turn Up The Radio” this amazing song is a remake of the smash hit created by Autograph.

They kept it true to original form but with a cutting edge today feel to it. Steven Robb and his boys have hit it out of the park according to radio executives, personalities and fans across the Country.

These fun and talented bunch of guys put together a kinda spoof, cheesy, sexy, funny video to get away from the normal music video bore.

Turn Up The Radio

Saliva and Seven Day Sonnet

November 15th, 2010

Chicago and Big Time Records own Seven Day Sonnet leaves on tour with Saliva starting 12/3 for a tour of the Mid West.  Hit the tour icon on the right for dates. Read a bit about legendary rock band Saliva beneath:

Saliva is an American rock band formed in Memphis, Tennessee, in September 1996 and currently under Island/Def Jam Records. Saliva released their self-titled debut album on August 26, 1997, under Rocking Chair Records/Red Urban Records

They were signed to Def Jam Records and went on to release their second studio album Every Six Seconds. Saliva later released their third studio album titled Back into Your System on November 12, 2002 which reached #19 on the Billboard 200. Back into Your System launched one of Saliva’s most successful songs, “Always“, reaching #51 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #1 on the Modern Rock Chart. Three years after Survival of the Sickest, Saliva released Blood Stained Love Story on January 23, 2007, repeating Back into Your Systems chart performance at #19 on the Billboard 200. Its first single, “Ladies and Gentlemen“, peaked at #2 on the Mainstream Rock Chart.

For more info go to :

http://www.saliva.com

Music & Body Art Expo

August 5th, 2010
Music & Body Art Expo, Lodi California

Battle Of The Bands kicks off! http://www.modbee.com/2010/08/27/1311424/local-bands-ready-to-duke-it-out.html

Check out the new Music and Body Art Expo commercial!

http://www.facebook.com/video/video.php?v=1186433036223&ref=nf

http://www.modbee.com/2010/10/01/1364177/modesto-woman-wins-bee-contest.html

http://www.lodinews.com/lodi_living/arts_and_entertainment/article_823c93cc-cd6e-11df-b94d-001cc4c002e0.html

Congratulations to Coma Bloom for winning the first Beadles Battle of The Bands at the Lodi Music and Body Art Expo. They put on an amazing show and won a huge prize package that includes an entire album proffesionally produced and recorded by ProView Studios, a proffesional website and online digital distribution so they can sell their product.

Congratulations as well to Tragic Culture that came in at 2nd place as well as The Refuzniks and Through The Ashes. The final four put on amazing show and a wish was granted for a terminally ill child. It was an amazing show and hope to see you all out for the next one as well.

On October 1st, 2nd and 3rd, the beautiful Northern California wine country town of Lodi will become the epicenter of entertainment, with the first ever Music & Body Art Expo. The event is expected to draw thousands from the region which promises to be three action packed days of fun.

Featuring a slew of great local bands, Lodi’s Hutchins Street Square will play host to the heats and finals of the Beadles Battle Of The Bands together with world class headline acts closing the show each night. read more

Make-A-Wish Foundation

August 2nd, 2010

The Make-A-Wish Foundation(R) of Sacramento & Northeastern California is a charitable non-profit organization whose purpose is to grant wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.
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7 Day Sonnet & Bigtime In Talks

July 10th, 2010
7 Day Sonnet from Chicago, Illinois discussing a deal with Bigtime Records

Seven Day Sonnet burst onto the metal scene in 2007 and have grown a solid fan base in their home town of Chicago ever since. This five-piece holds an uncompromisingly professional approach when it comes to writing, recording and performing. Seven Day Sonnet has already shared the stage with such national acts as Killswitch Engage, Disturbed, Lacuna Coil, Bury Your Dead, Janus, Chimaira, Bobaflex, Spineshank, The Chariot, Attack Attack!, and more. They are currently planning their upcoming tour and have entered negotiations with Bigtime Records.

Bigtime Records Presents Chevelle, Sick Puppies & Dazeafter

February 25th, 2010

Big Time Records Presents Chevelle, Sick Puppies, Dazeafter and Metal Sanaz at Stockton Arena on March 7.

Rock and contemporary music fans will be treated to a night of great entertainment with bands Chevelle, Sick Puppies, Dazeafter and hosted by Metal Sanaz. Tickets for this event go on sale Saturday, February 13 at 10 a.m. and are available at the Stockton Arena and Bob Hope Theatre ticket offices or online at stocktontickets.com and stocktonarena.com. Tickets are $35, $50 and $100 for premium tickets.

About Chevelle

Brothers Pete Loeffler, Sam and Joe formed Chevelle in the mid-1990s. When the band began working on their own material, Sam would write the music and Pete would contribute lyrics.

As the decade came to an end, Chevelle had attracted the interest of a small label, Squint Entertainment, and was preparing to release their debut album. Chevelle’s first record, Point #1, came out in 1999 and the title track got some airplay.

Chevelle tasted success with their second album, Wonder What’s Next, helping the band leap to a major label. After putting out a live album, Live From the Road, Chevelle returned in 2004 with their next studio record, This Type of Thinking.

Joe Loeffler left the band in 2005 and Dean Bernardini, the Loefflers’ brother-in-law, took over on bass. The band released 2007’s Vena Sera and Sci-Fi Crimes, on August 31, 2009. The album’s first single, “Jars,” hit the radio in July.

About Sick Puppies

When the Australian band decided to break through in the U.S., founding members, vocalist/guitarist/songwriter Shimon Moore and his high school classmate, bassist Emma Anzai, simply picked up and moved lock, stock and guitar amps to L.A., advertised for a drummer on Craig’s List, and were soon joined by Orange County native Mark Goodwin.

After getting signed and putting out their debut EP, the trio made their own video independently to accompanying the first single, “All the Same,” shot in a Sydney shopping mall in which fellow Aussie Juan Mann held up a hand-written placard offering shoppers “Free Hugs.” The clip attracted over 43 million views on YouTube alone, and spawned a world-wide phenomenon.

Three years later, Sick Puppies is back with a new album and producing team from Dressed Up As Life, Rock Mafia’s Antonina Armato and Tim James. Songs like the storming first single, “You’re Going Down,” which is being used as the theme song for the WWE’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view broadcast, and “Street Fighter War,” which was used as part of the national marketing campaign for the popular video game Street Fighter IV, distill all that energy into high-powered festival anthems.

New songs like the Buzzcocks-meets-Pistols drug-laced speed-punk of “Survive,” the heavy Nirvana-esque grunge drone of “I Hate You” and the jagged shards of Rage Against the Machine rhythms in “So What I Lied” give Tri-Polar its feel of cathartic build-and-release.

In addition to concerts, Sick Puppies can be seen on theatre screens in Rock Prophecies, an award-winning documentary about legendary rock photographer Robert M. Knight, who famously took the band under his wing when they first came to the States. The film also includes interviews with Jeff Beck, Carlos Santana, Slash, Steve Vai, Billy Gibbons, Def Leppard, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Rick Nielsen and Joe Bonamassa, among others, who knew Knight, dubbed by some, “the Forrest Gump of rock and roll.

About Metal Sanaz

During the past six years, Sanaz has carved a niche in the music, video and new media industry of the metal/hard rock scene. The popularity of her branded online content has received over 8 million views through all of her licensing partners, over 1,000,000 dedicated fans on Myspace, and gaving her the opportunity to serve as the Official Host of Myspace: A Place For Metal.

She has also co-hosted the HD Live web casts of Linkin Park’s Projekt Revolution Tour and Operation Myspace in Kuwait, which included Disturbed, Pussycat Dolls, Filter and Jessica Simpson. Her hosting duties have also taken her to several military bases, hosting the 2009 Golden Gods Awards in London UK and numerous heavy metal and hard rock events throughout the world.

Sanaz is about to launch her own record label very soon and a reality TV show is on its way.

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