MADISON MCKENZIE ROUNDS OUT NINE-WEEK “FLAVOR OF MUSIC”
SHOWCASE SERIES THIS TUESDAY!
“Inside Music Row” Set to Tape Finale for Upcoming Broadcast
Nashville, Tenn. (April 24, 2012) – Nashville, Tenn. (April 30, 2012) – Madison McKenzie is set to take this stage this Tuesday, May 1 as the finale artist in the successful showcase series, the “Flavor of Music,”held every Tuesday for the past nine weeks at Red Rooster Music Hall (1530 Demonbreun) in Nashville, Tenn. from 6 – 8 P.M. The series, presented by Crawdad’s Classics Gourmet Flavorings in cooperation with PCG Nashville, featured a total of eight up-and-coming artistswho completed or are currently in development programs at PCG Nashville – The Science of Artist Development.
“The ‘Science of Artist Development’ was designed to address the changing needs of the entertainment industry,” stated Bernard Porter of PCG Nashville about this amazing program for up-and-coming talent. “ Our approach to development and life enrichment will benefit these artists throughout their careers.”
Designed to draw attention from fans and music row executives, the series is unusual in the fact that it has a number of corporate sponsors Crawdad’s Classics Gourmet Seasonings (Title Sponsor); PCG Nashville; JD Fuller Advertising; Twango; and Flavour). This new model of corporate support is capturing attention, alright—it’s caught the eye of Executive Producer, Jeff Moseley at nationally syndicated Inside Music Row, who will be on-site with his crewTuesday to film finale performances and talk to sponsors for an upcoming broadcast (times to be announced).
"We are always thrilled to acknowledge great new talent. PCG's Flavor of Music is a wonderful platform to showcase new artists. It also shows how the corporate world such as Crawdad’s Classics Gourmet Seasonings embraces new talent and offers them this wonderful opportunity to be recognized,” said Jeff Moseley. For more information on the series, please visit www.flavorofmusic.com.
FLAVOR OF THE WEEK” FEATURED ARTIST: MADISON MCKENZIE
Home: Camp Point, Illinois
Influences:Martina McBride, Faith Hill
Flavors: Peaceful, Prolific, Quiet Strength
Madison McKenzie is a uniquely gifted singer, songwriter and performer from the fertile farm lands of western Illinois. This beautiful blue-eyed sixteen year-old sensation captivates listeners with a sweet sophisticated sincerity. Madison’s creative and contemporary take on country is deeply rooted in a respect for the tradition and her church-house upbringing, as she delivers a fresh new sound that is sure to inspire.
Fans can still check out featured “Flavor of Music” artists, purchase merchandise, download music and more on their smart phones through both Android and iPhone/iPad apps. Please visit http://tinyurl.com/FLAVOROFMUSIC to grab this app and find out more.
Showcase organizers are already planning their next “Flavor of Music”-Volume 2.Artists can bring their demos or CDs to the “Flavor of Music” event to be considered for placement on the next record. Submissions will be accepted between 6 – 6:30 P.M.
About Crawdads Classics (Title Sponsor):
Crawdad’s Classics, the official flavor of the Nashville Predators, is a faith based company that is committed to delivering the highest quality in award winning gourmet flavorings along with an unsurpassed client friendly experience. Crawdad’s Classics gets its name from the founder, Cordell “Crawdad” Bixler. As a boy, he loved to spend his days catching crawdads in the ditches and creeks of the Missouri Bootheel. Little did he know as a child this nickname would stick throughout his life. Crawdad’s love of Cajun cooking and excellence in spicy foods led him to create Crawdad’s Classics Gourmet Hot Sauce in 1995. Today, the legacy still lives through Crawdad’s daughter and son-in-law, Tim and Tamie Lung. Since their acquisition of the company, several new product lines have been added and many consumers have discovered the unique flavor that has their taste buds asking for more. “That’s why we have shipped our products throughout the country and have many loyal customers.” For more information, please visit www.crawdadsclassics.com.
About PCG Nashville:
PCG Nashville is recognized as one of America’s leading career development organizations, working with professional and emerging artists, customizing programs to accommodate an artist’s creative and professional growth. Programs include: career guidance and mentoring, strategic planning, styling, branding and marketing, entertainment relations and ethics, media training, live performance coaching, vocal evaluation and training, songwriting and creative direction, studio preparation and more. For more information, please visit http://pcgnashville.com/.
About JD Fuller Advertising:
JD Fuller Advertising features the work and talent of its founding partners Adam Fuller and Jesse Nemitz (former CEO of Singing Success Inc.). With over fifteen years of combined internet marketing experience, this talented duo is constantly pushing the boundaries of conventional marketing to create the most effective solutions for their clients; artists like Maddi Jane (#32 Billboard’s Social 50), world famous brands like Brett Manning’s Singing Success vocal training products and ChildFund International. For more information, please visit www.jdfulleragency.com.
About Twango Media:
Twango Media, is a mobile software application builder focusing on entertainment based clients. Based in Nashville, Tenn., the team at Twango provides a much improved experience over traditional software companies which lack backgrounds in the music industry. Twango provides the ability for clients to select from standard mobile apps, or consult with an in-house designer to create custom mobile apps. For more information on Tango Media, please visit www.twangomedia.com.
Flavour, located at 1522 Demonbreun Street, Nashville, Tenn., carries fresh and innovative brands for both men and women like True Religion, Joes Jeans, Antik Denim, AG, 7 for all Mankind, Red Engine, Frankie B, Da'Mage, La Rok, Morphine Generation, Grail, Sharon Segal, Trunk Ltd., Love Junkies, Fresh, Johnny Was, Eisbar, Da-Nang, Alice & Trixie, Hale Bob, Common Thread, Cha Cha, Single, 4 You, Fornarina, Seasonal Whispers, French Connection and Baltazar, to name a few. For more information, please visitwww.flavourclothing.com or call 615-254-2064.