Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 09, 2012
Jazz singer/flautist Kaylene Peoples and El Cid promoter Michael McCarthy have teamed up to bring jazz to Silver Lake. When a month Kaylene will have a star-studded themed evening with her talented band and a specific guest performer. ?The Indie Hotspot Silver Lake Jazz Series? launches June 13, 2012, at eight:00 p.m. Kaylene will be doing Bossa Nova, and her 1st unique guest, Chase Masterson, will delight the El Cid crowd with steamy torch songs from the vintage jazz era. Saxophonist Dave Pell, who mentored with Dizzy Gillespie and developed the Rat Pack, will also play on Chase?s set.
Kaylene Peoples produced The Indie Hotspot as a area in AGENDA MAGAZINE (http://www.agendamag.com) back in 2006. She had a desire to attain out to the indie neighborhood, which at that time included unsigned musicians, emerging artists, and independent (non-studio financed) filmmakers. Today the term ?indie? has evolved somewhat to mean totally free expression of the highest caliber in music, film, art, and fashion. ?Indie? speaks to these artists who aren?t afraid to comply with their hearts when it comes to producing.
?When I watched a performance at El Cid back in March 2012, I saw how the independent scene was supported and nurtured there. It virtually warmed my heart. I considered this venue would be best for a re-birth of jazz. Why not bring it to Silver Lake, a forward considering community when it comes to art and cost-free expression. El Cid is the best spot,? states Kaylene Peoples.
El Cid Bar & Restaurant has been a thriving support for the independent music scene with its genuine selection evening-sort venue. For the last 50 years, it has hosted a Flamenco dinner demonstrate every single Friday by means of Sunday. El Cid does recurring film screening events, sketch comedy, assortment night displays, burlesque, open mic, storytelling, and a lot of different kinds of reside music. Most nights have a theme: singer songwriter, indie rock, alternative, country, tough rock, and some avant-garde cross blends.
?Improvisation and spontaneity play a huge function in jazz music. It?s actually fascinating when the players consider the music to a transcendent spot and every person in the room disappears into the moment together. I love that. Also, jazz music came ahead of the massive adjustments that occurred when rock stardom grew to become the preferred goal and inspiration for young folks to pick up an instrument. Jazz music is meant to be enjoyed on a localized degree as an alternative of chasing mainstream trends, and I?d like to see it presented on the El Cid stage in its purest type,? asserts Michael McCarthy, El Cid promoter.
Featured musicians for the launch of ?The Indie Hotspot Silver Lake Jazz Series? are pianist Kevin Flournoy, who has done with The Jazz Crusaders, Boney James, and Kirk Whalum bassist Del Atkins, who is the music director for James Ingram, America?s Received Talent, and American Idol and Cory Mason, who has performed with Ronnie Laws, John Legend, and Stevie Wonder.
?Immediately after doing work with Kaylene at Catalina, I?m actually enthused about singing with her yet again. Our types are every single unique but complement each and every other for a great smorgasbord of music. And you can?t beat El Cid for ambiance?this kind of a awesome, attractive, intimate really feel. If I weren?t in the demonstrate on the 13th at El Cid, I?d be in the front row. I may be anyway! Can?t wait to hear Kaylene and Dave, and to jam with Kevin and the band,? states Chase Masterson.
Kaylene Peoples is the founder and editor in chief of the style and way of life online magazine AGENDA MAGAZINE and The Indie Hotspot. Kaylene Peoples is a vocalist with a 5-octave variety, a multi-instrumentalist, award-winner record producer (LA Music Awards), multi-award-winner filmmaker for her feature film REDEMPTION (HUFFY, Goldie Film Awards), and film scorewriter/orchestrator/conductor (AMERICAN PIE two, SERENDIPITY). Her album ALL JAZZED UP! is the perfect combine of classic vocal jazz and straight-ahead jazz as she performs brilliantly with her quartet. Kaylene?s single off the album, ?Do you Remember?? climbed to the top of the independent charts. Due for release this summer season is her second jazz album MY Guy. Via her label Boogsey Music, she will be creating Chase Masterson?s new jazz CD for release later this year.
Chase Masterson very first grew to become internationally identified for her 5-year break-out part on ?Star Trek: Deep Space Nine,? one particular of the highest-rated syndicated shows of all time. Supporters also identify her from ?Basic Hospital,? her guest-starring role on the Emmy-winning episode of “ER,” and leads in many critically acclaimed films. AOL recently listed Chase as a single of their ?10 Sexiest Aliens in Tv Background.? She was also named 1 of the ?50 Sexiest Ladies of the Year? by FEMME FATALES MAGAZINE. FILM FETISH MAGAZINE listed her as one particular of the ?Hot Top Ladies? of film for her function in the award-winning feature YESTERDAY WAS A LIE (Entertainment One), in which she plays a mysterious jazz artist and sings 4 songs. Recognized to millions of followers globally, Tv Guide Online Reader?s Poll voted Chase the ?#1 Favourite Science Fiction Actress on Tv,? and SCI-FI UNIVERSE MAGAZINE honored Chase as a single of the ?Top twenty Folks to Watch in Hollywood.”
Dave Pell was mentored by Dizzy Gillespie and is credited with getting pioneered the West Coast jazz scene. He was the tenor sax player for the Rat Pack, developed Sinatra and Count Basie, was president of the West Coast Grammys twice, and was innovative director for Motown. Dave Pell has played as a sideman for Shorty Rogers, Pete Rugolo, Benny Goodman, and Gene Krupa. He also created in the 1950s and 1960s for Tops, Uni, and Liberty. Among his credits in production had been singles by Gary Lewis & the Playboys. In the 1970s he assembled the group Prez Conference, a Lester Young tribute ensemble.
El Cid Bar & Restaurant is found at 4212 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90029. The WireImage, red carpet event starts at 8:00 p.m. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $ twelve.00. To acquire tickets in advance, visit http://www.eventbrite.com/occasion/3695262630. Speak to Eveline Morel at (310) 420-0125 for far more details, or email her at emandco(at)sbcglobal(dot)net.