Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Pop Rock Band MIGGS Teams Up with Singer/Songwriter KT Tunstall for Spring 2011 Tour

Essential Group Management in conjunction with Variety Artists today announced that the pop rock trio MIGGS, will be joining Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter KT Tunstall for over 20 stops on her North American tour. The MIGGS/KT Tunstall performances kick off with a concert at the Paradise Rock Club in Boston, MA on April 9.

MIGGS will be hitting the road in support of their latest CD, “Wide Awake,” which includes the single, “Girls & Boys,” which peaked at #42 on Billboard’s Adult Album Alternative chart. Fan favorite tracks, “Perfect” and “Let the Games Begin” will also be part of the set list. Internationally-acclaimed singer/songwriter KT Tunstall, will be showcasing songs off her CD, “Tiger Suit,” which includes the singles, “Fade Like a Shadow” and “(Still a) Weirdo.” Tunstall is most well-known for her smash single, “Black Horse and the Cherry Tree,” that peaked at #20 on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart and earned her a 2007 Grammy Award nomination in the Best Female Pop Vocal Performance category.

Most recently, MIGGS wrapped up a highly successful 25-city tour opening for Parachute and the twice Grammy-nominated pop rockers, Plain White T’s.

CLICK HERE for a full list of show dates.

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Lisa Bouchelle Announces Tour with John Popper of Blues Traveler

HBS Management, in conjunction with Essential Group Management and Variety Artists International, today announced that Varese Sarabande/Universal recording artist Lisa Bouchelle will be joining John Popper on his 2011 national solo tour. Bouchelle, who is hitting the road promoting the release of her new album, “Bleu Room with a Red Vase”, performed most recently at the Starland Ballroom for the “Jon Bon Jovi and Friends” benefit show. Her three-month tour continues with two performances with Meat Loaf on February 17 and 18 at the Mayo Center for the Performing Arts (in Morristown, NJ) and the Bergen Performing Arts Center (in Englewood, NJ), respectively, before joining Popper, reuniting the duo that recorded the upcoming single, “Only the Tequila Talkin’,” off her album.

John Popper and Lisa Bouchelle will be kicking off the first leg of the tour on February 23 in Seattle, WA at Nuemos.

Feb 23 Seattle, WA- Nuemos
Feb 24 Portland, OR- Peter’s Room (Roseland Theater)
Feb 25 Grants Pass, OR- Rogue Theater
Feb 27 Crystal Bay, NV- Crystal Bay Club
Feb 28 San Francisco, CA- The Independent
Mar 2 Los Angeles, CA- Key Club
Mar 3 San Diego, CA- Anthology
*Mar 5 *New Brunswick, NJ-*State Theater
Mar 8 Aspen, CO- The Belly Up
Mar 10 Colorado Springs- Sobo 151 Bar and Grill
Mar 11 Fort Collins, CO- The Aggie Theater
Mar 12 Denver, CO- The Bluebird Theater

*NOTE: Not part of the John Popper tour; opening for Dennis DeYoung of Styx

For more information on Lisa Bouchelle or the upcoming tour, please visit www.lisabouchelle.com.

About Lisa Bouchelle
Varese Sarabande/Universal recording artist and New Jersey-based Lisa Bouchelle has released her latest album “Bleu Room With A Red Vase” to rave reviews. Coming off the success of 2008’s critically acclaimed album, “Paint Your Dreams” (#1 on the Independent Music Network’s Mainstream Top 30 Countdown, #1 on the Indie AC/Hot AC chart, and #7 on the Indie Top 40 charts while the album hit #4 on the College Top30 chart), Bouchelle has done it again with an album that features notable musicians such as John Popper (Blues Traveler), John Eddie (Kid Rock), Glen Burtnik (Styx), Rob Hyman (The Hooters), and Bobby Bandiera (Bon Jovi). For more information, visit www.lisabouchelle.com.

Friday, January 21, 2011

Ampli5 Hosts UFC Contest on Social Networking Sites

Fans Have Chance to Win All-Expense-Paid Package to Attend
UFC #128 Bout Between “Shogun” and Evans

St. Petersburg, Florida-based 386 Warehouse, makers of Ampli5™ brand Health and Sports products, today announced a social media-based contest in conjunction with their newest appointment of MauricĂ­o “Shogun” Rua as their Brand Ambassador. Fans will have a chance to see the UFC Light Heavyweight Champion, who dons the Ampli5™ products, live as he takes on Rashad Evans at the UFC 128 fight on March 19, 2011 at the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ. The prize package contains an all-expenses-paid trip, which includes airfare and hotel accommodations, as well as the opportunity to meet Shogun in person before the match.

The contest is being promoted through Ampli5’s Facebook, Twitter and Wordpress sites, asking fans and followers to complete a few tasks in order to be considered. Contestants need a total of four points to qualify for the random drawing. They can earn points by completing the following:

• Following Ampli5 on Twitter and re-tweeting the contest (2 points)
• Becoming a Fan on Facebook (2 points)
• Subscribing to the Ampli5 YouTube Channel (2 points)
• *Making a video prediction of the fight and posting it as a video response to an Ampli5-hosted video (4 points)

(*Contestants who enter with a video prediction of the fight will automatically qualify for the Deluxe Package! This includes a post-fight meet and greet and an Ampli5 gift package!)

A winner will be selected and notified on March 1, 2011.

Ampli5 products come in several different categories, including: Wristbands, with the option of leather or silicone (in a variety of colors; ranging from small to large sizes); Silver plated Dog Tag. The company also plans to launch an apparel line, which will include hats and t-shirts. To see the full range of Ampli5 products, visit www.Amplifive.com. To view the company’s current TV advertising campaign, featuring renowned professional wrestler, Maven Huffman, visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=75OgXqmxLt0

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Monday, January 3, 2011

Celiebo Selects BullsEye PR as Agency of Record

To Promote Launch of Gluten-Free Advocacy Site

BullsEye Public Relation
s has been chosen by New York-based Celiebo, LLC today as the Agency of Record (AOR) for the start-up company specializing in certifying restaurants for gluten-free compliance and educating chefs, restaurant staff/management and consumers about celiac disease and proper gluten-free preparation. BullsEye will mount an aggressive media relations campaign to heighten trade and consumer awareness of the launch Celiebo, requiring an aggressive two-phase media awareness campaign that will educate potential customers about the benefits of becoming certified.

“Celiebo’s business model is truly impressive and has the potential to be a real game-changer in the restaurant and food service industries,” said John Rarrick, co-founder and CEO at BullsEye PR. Rarrick added that while several grassroots efforts have been started throughout the U.S. to educate chefs and wait-staff about celiac disease and gluten intolerance, Celiebo is the first company to put together a comprehensive curriculum and follow-up program.

Celiebo’s Gluten-Free Restaurant Certification™ is a branding that establishes a restaurant as a safe dining experience for the gluten-free community. In order to achieve this designation, the Celiebo educational team works with the restaurant staff to educate them on how to safely serve a gluten-free patron in every phase of the dining process, from reservation through dessert. They will facilitate the training necessary (in a concise session) so that all staff understands what is involved to safely prepare and serve gluten-free offerings and to create an environment free of cross-contamination. To learn more about Celiebo and their certification process, please visit www.celiebo.com.

About BullsEye Public Relations
New York-based BullsEye Public Relations specializes in securing high profile media placement and developing brand strategy campaigns for companies in the health and wellness, natural food and beverage, entertainment, sports, and consumer packaged goods industries. BullsEye PR also produces award-winning audio and video podcasts and television content through its subsidiary, BullsEye Productions. To learn more, visit www.BullsEyePR.com.