In July 2011, Gina Cimmelli of Brooklyn, NY, and her band Gina's Picture Show won the Independent Music Awards' Vox Populi award. The band also features Jeni Magana '08, Matt Weber '11, Stoddy Blackall '10, andMatt Coser '09. Visit www.ginaspictureshow.com.
Songwriter Liam McCormack of Maynard, MA, released his first full-band album,Missing. The project also features Brian Packer '06, Amber Newton '09, and Steve Sinatra '06. For more information, visit www.yellowbirddd.com.
Eduardo Morales of Brownsville, TX, has opened the restaurant Nolita NY Pizza, specializing in traditional New York-style pizza. He also operates a recording studio out of his home. Visit www.nolitanypizza.com.
Jenny Langer of Hyattsville, MD, and her band Moonshine Society completed a successful Kickstarter campaign for their album Live in Shanghai, recorded at the House of Blues in Shanghai. The band also features Christopher Brown'10, Brett Byars '07, and Joe Poppen '09. Visit www.moonshinesociety.com.
Ryan O'Connor of Brooklyn, NY, manages the business development department at Ticketfly, a U.S.-based social ticket company. He oversees all areas of platform partnerships, channel distribution, and acquisitions.