Berklee's student-run Heavy Rotation Records presents its 14th annual epic event and album release concert, showcasing artists from Dorm Sessions Volume 9. The compilation album and concert will both unfold like multi-genre musical journeys.
Free album! Doors open at 7:30 p.m.
$8 in advance (discount applied at checkout), $12 day of show, general admission
The 21st annual MEISA Music Business Autumn Affair is a social event that provides students the chance to learn about Berklee’s Music Business/Management Department, including its faculty, internships, and its many clubs, such as the Music Business Journal and Heavy Rotation Records. The event will feature a keynote address by Joe Pepin, a 2008 Berklee music business graduate who is currently working as an artist manager at Complete Control Management in New York City. Complete Control handles some of the top electronic dance music (EDM) artists. Prior to joining Complete Control, Pepin worked as a coordinator/executive assistant at Mercury Records/Island Def Jam (Universal Music Group).
The event will feature free food and refreshments from Boloco and live music from Blue Prints.
Composed of award-winning singer-songwriter Andrea Stankevitch and electronics master Luke Johnson, both alumni of Berklee College of Music, Brite Lite Brite has taken live electronic music production and performance to new levels by creating innovative technologies and techniques for live sound design and real-time production. Brite Lite Brite will be performing at Lollapalooza this summer on August 2, 2013, opening for headlining acts The Cure, Mumford & Sons, The Killers, and Nine Inch Nails.
No stranger to the festival circuit, Brite Lite Brite played Virgin Mobile FreeFest in 2010, opening for headlining acts M.I.A., Joan Jett, Matt & Kim, LCD Soundsystem, and Ludacris, after receiving the nod from thousands of "Book the Band" voters and Virgin Mobile's panel of judges. Brite Lite Brite is currently in the studio recording their second album, Stalker, which is coming soon.
Brite Lite Brite’s “Sky Turns Red” was lauded with the grand prize in the electronica category in the 2007 John Lennon Songwriting contest and the dynamic sonic duo’s “Now That You’re Around” and “Radioactive Love” were semi-finalists in the 2008 and 2011 International Songwriting Competition respectively. Brite Lite Brite won the grand prize in the electronic category for “I Lost My Heart Tonight” at the 2010 100% Music Songwriting Contest and also took home the second place prize in the contest overall. For more, visit Brite Lite Brite’s website or watch a video of "I Lost My Heart Tonight" here: