Oakland Singer-Songwriter MIGHTY QUINN to Release Debut Punk Album MIGHTY QUINN & THE OAKLAND RONIN

OAKLAND, CA, USA, October 12, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ — A singer and songwriter most famous for his work on the television show Scrubs, MIGHTY QUINN (aka Quinn Walker) grew up playing Rock, Funk, Soul, and Gospel, and he presently writes music and plays shows with his live Punk band, set to release their self-titled debut album MIGHTY QUINN & THE OAKLAND RONIN in stores and online worldwide November 2, 2018. The album will also be available as a Vinyl LP, and in true Punk fashion includes a ton of leftist political messages about social justice mixed with classic upbeat tunes about love, loss, addiction, depression, and a few pirate references.

MIGHTY QUINN & The Oakland Ronin will be performing together to celebrate the release of their debut album at The Uptown in Oakland, CA on November 2, 2018. In addition to the self-titled LP of originals, MIGHTY QUINN & The Oakland Ronin will be dropping digital releases of 10 different cover songs in the coming months – Punk versions of classic 60’s tunes like “Be My Baby,” “Runaround Sue,” “You Don’t Own Me,” and more.

In 2009, MIGHTY QUINN had his first big break as a solo artist with his debut single “My Road,” produced by Brian White and featured on the ABC television show Scrubs. Quinn followed this up in 2010 with his My Road EP. Since then, MIGHTY QUINN has been at work with Steve Wyreman (Common, Logic, Vince Staples, Rihanna, Richard Ashcroft), a guitar wizard and longtime friend who inspired Quinn to go Punk and hire the young rockers Geoff Saba, Joel Davidson, and Andrew Muhoberc for the initial rotating lineup of MIGHTY QUINN & The Oakland Ronin. The word Ronin describes samurai warriors who did not follow a specific political lord – essentially, guns for hire in ancient Japan, much like the guns for hire situation of the band.

MIGHTY QUINN originally brought on Joel Davidson for his Young Ninjas EP in 2013, and they have since worked together with Geoff Saba on a variety of projects covering R&B, Trip-Hop, acoustic Soft Rock, Psychedelic Rock, and of course Punk. Andrew Muhoberc is a hardcore vegan punk artist from San Jose who has designed a lot of the band art and knew Geoff from local music circles. Together they recorded MIGHTY QUINN & THE OAKLAND RONIN at Secret Bathroom Studios in Oakland. Quinn has fond memories of the process, saying “the best part of recording was when we would sing/shout choruses together as a group, usually on a separate day than instruments, and with the assistance of alcohol.”

When Quinn Walker was in high school and college he dreamed of being a Funk/Soul bass player. He studied Jazz, Hip-hop, and R&B, and was trained by a great Gospel bass player in Oakland. However, in college Quinn developed a muscle disorder causing tendinitis and carpal tunnel in both arms and wrists, effectively ruining his performance career. Quinn was devastated, but learned to sing, produce, and teach music to keep his playing minimal. He never intended to be a singer, but with his ability to play an instrument taken away, he was able to focus his energies through new channels.

Unfortunately, health issues and injuries have been a huge part of Quinn’s life and career, keeping him in physical pain most of the time. Despite this, MIGHTY QUINN has worked as a librarian, teacher, landscaper/gardener, and many other jobs. Working at UC Berkeley and other locations teaching Qi Gong, Tai Chi, and yoga helps address his pain and disability issues, and he is passionate about helping others with the same.

Quinn studied music at UC Berkeley and recording engineering at Future Rhythm, where he met producer and long-time collaborator Brian Lee White. They first worked together in 2008 as engineer/producers on Exposed, a Gospel record by Tiffani Marie. With over 15 years in the industry, Brian White has worked with thousands of artists, labels, and corporate clients worldwide including Apl.de.ap (Black Eyed Peas), Kelly Rowland, Christina Milian, Jabbewockeez, and MIGHTY QUINN. Quinn introduced Brian to the talented composer Brian Trifon of Trifonic, and they formed the company Finishing Move Inc. Together they have worked with the SF and LA Symphonies on several occasions, and written and produced music for films and video game franchises including Halo, Massive Chalice, and Google Tilt Brush. In 2013, MIGHTY QUINN explored some darker sounds with the Young Ninjas EP and music video for his track “Fear,” featuring members of the UCB Wushu team. The years following saw Quinn working with Dan Petersen, Steve Pedersen, and Christian Lewis of indie band Evaline for the Open & Shut LP.

For more information about MIGHTY QUINN please visit: www.iammightyquinn.com

To pre-order MIGHTY QUINN & THE OAKLAND RONIN on digital services please visit: http://smarturl.it/MightyQuinn

To pre-order MIGHTY QUINN & THE OAKLAND RONIN on Bandcamp please visit: https://mightyquinnwalker.bandcamp.com/

For Press and Interview inquiries please contact Billy James of Glass Onyon PR:(828) 350-8158 or glassonyonpr@gmail.com

For Booking inquiries please contact: mightyquinnwalker@hotmail.com

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Muvi takes World’s fastest deployable OTT Platform to NAB New York

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Muvi at NAB NY 2018

Muvi, one of the pioneers in the OTT industry will be a part of the upcoming NAB New York. It will be housed at Booth N-534.

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA, October 12, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ — New York-based technology company, Muvi LLC, is gearing up for the upcoming NAB Show 2018, scheduled to be held at The Jacob K. Javits Center, New York from 17-18 October.

The enterprise SaaS platform provider will be housed at Booth No. N-534 showcasing its acclaimed instantly deployable OTT platform that is earning raves for its state-of-the-art design and instant deployability. The end-to-end platform has struck the right chord among the OTT enthusiasts as it incorporates Video streaming (both live & on-demand), Audio streaming, and Merchandising at one place ensuring seamless cross-screen delivery.

Muvi’s award-winning OTT platform is the world’s only platform that offers broadcasters, content/media owners and distributors the ability to create, manage, deliver, and monetize ANY content on ANY platform using ANY monetization method, whether advertising, subscription or a transaction model.

“Traditional players and new streaming services must take bold action to become the next Hulu or Netflix before Hulu/Netflix become a pay-TV provider—and the platform is a defining factor,” advised Anshuman Das, CEO, Muvi.

The Zero Coding – Zero Upfront cost setup is all set to woo the NAB attendees next month who will converge to witness the groundbreaking innovations and powerful solutions to create, manage, deliver, and monetize content on any platform.

“Our product strategy is simple. Just listen to your customers. We could incorporate each and every request of our customers for their streaming app, all thanks to our highly customizable platform. With more than a hundred features in the arsenal, Muvi also boasts of unique features such as Playout, Visual Designer, and Easy Integration option that makes us stand out among our peers. All you need to have is quality content and stream right away!”- says Ankit Pandey, Head Business Development, Muvi.

Muvi will be exhibiting its OTT platform at NAB New York. Experience the revolution at Booth N-534. <<Schedule a Demo>>

About Muvi:

Muvi LLC is a New York based Technology Company behind the popular cloud based Multi-Screen OTT Streaming Platform – Muvi (www.muvi.com). Muvi enables video & audio content owners to launch their own-branded Multi-Device Streaming Platform offering Live and on Demand Video or Audio content across Web, Mobile and TV at a click of a button instantly!
Muvi includes everything required to launch a Video/Audio Streaming Platform, from Cloud based IT Infrastructure, CDN, DRM, Online video Player, Transcoding & Encoding Engine, Subscriber Management & Billing Engines, Payment Gateway Integration, Marketing Modules, Analytics & Reports to front end apps for Website, Mobile and TVs, all out-of-the-box, fully managed, deployable at a click of a button, instantly!

To learn more about Muvi and its services please visit https://www.muvi.com

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Borgore Peels Back Another Layer of Composition Mastery With 'The Firest' EP Release

Featuring New Tracks “Are You Sure Now?” And “On The Side (ft. Tima Dee)”

LOS ANGELES, CA, USA, October 12, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ — Borgore continues his reign as the boundary busting King with the release of ‘The Firest’ EP, which includes new tracks “Are You Sure Now?” and “On The Side (ft. Tima Dee)” in addition to the hard-hitting single “MOP feat. Gucci Mane & THIRTY RACK”.
It’s available now at all digital retailers via Buygore Records.

Get it HERE: http://Borgore.co/TheFirest

The Israeli-born, Los Angeles-based musician, producer, and DJ maintains a diversified discography with each release this year. With tracks spanning dubstep, electronic, big room, bass, jazz, and most recently trap, Borgore proves his expertise through fluidly merging sub-genres and pivoting between genres altogether.

“This entire year I've put out very different styles of music, that I haven't repeated. For this EP I wanted to continue that and show the diverse music I was creating. I don't like keeping myself or my music fixed in a certain space- I produce and release what I’m feeling or inspired by. “MOP” came at a great time as I hadn't released a hip-hop track in a while. I stuck to my core with “Are You Sure Now? – probably one of the heaviest bass tracks I’ve released. But “On The Side (ft. Tima Dee)” was very different, in a good way, and a bit pop-ier than what I’m used to.” – Borgore

Borgore is in the final stretch of his fall North American headline run, the “BGU Tour” with special guests GG Magree and Benda.

Buy tickets to the few remaining dates HERE: http://borgore.co/BGU

Borgore is hailed as one of the most mind-melting dubstep artists of his generation, the classically trained producer, songwriter, and DJ's sonic evolution has been as enticing as his surreal multi-sensory show productions. Between countless sold out dates and festival appearances worldwide, he’s attracted A-list collaborators such as G-Eazy, Waka Flocka Flame, Miley Cyrus, Juicy J and more to join him on bold, brilliant, and bloody bangers. His unbelievable journey encompasses attending a prestigious music school in his native Tel Aviv, manning the drum kit for a deathcore band, and rapping. Additionally, he owns and runs his own Buygore Records.

Be on the lookout for more from Borgore very soon!

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Born Divine aka Davinci Making Power Moves

Born Divine a Artist CEO with Power Moves

Born Divine A Boss in the making

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Born Divine aka Davinci Making powerful moves and making his presence known in the entertainment industry.

Born Divine is now and the founder /creator of Indie Boom, which is a platform for the independent artists to gain exposure and sell their music. Vice President of PYN Record Label.”

— Skyler Stone

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, USA, October 12, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ — (Born Divine) Is In The Running To Become A Nominee In The 17th annual Independent Music Awards

(September), 2018 – Homegrown talent (Born Divine aka Davinci) is among the artists and bands vying for a nomination in The 17th annual Independent Music Awards (IMAs), the influential platform for established and emerging artists from around the globe. If nominated [Wu Tang Affiliate & Protect Ya Neck Records Executive/ ie Hip Hop Veteran] could be among this year’s Winners announced during The IMA ceremony in the summer of 2019 at the Symphony Space Performing Arts Center in New York City.

The prestigious award honors artistry and innovation rather than sales or touring statistics in more than 100 Album, EP, Song, Producer, Video and Design categories. Each year thousands of self-released and indie label submissions from around the globe – in all styles of music – are evaluated by panels of recording and touring artists, programmers and other influencers to determine the Nominees.

Additionally, music fans can register at www.IndependentMusicAwards.com to vote for one Independent artist. Nominee in each Song and Music Video category; and earn points by promoting IMA artists to their social networks. To help (Born Divine) become a Vox Pop Nominee go to: (https://submissions.independentmusicawards.com/artists/born-divine/).

Winning projects are selected by judging panels of iconic Artists [which have included Keith Richards, Tom Waits, Aimee Mann, M’shell Ndegeocello, Chris Thiele, Peter Gabriel, Melissa Etheridge, Snoop Dogg, Keith Urban, Buddy Guy, Ozzy Osbourne among many others], Programmers, Talent Buyers and other influencers throughout the Americas, Europe and Pacific Rim.

Artistry Has Its Awards

Now in its 17th year, The Independent Music Awards is the premier platform for self- released and indie label projects. Winners and Nominees are promoted to millions of music consumers and industry insiders via ongoing promotion, performance and distribution opportunities. And celebrated during The IMA ceremony and Independent Music Party industry conference in New York City.

Past Winners and Nominees include: Amy Lee, Pokey LaFarge, Macy Gray, J.D. McPherson, Killer Mike, Flying Lotus, Air Traffic Controller, Girl In A Coma, Fiona Joy, Masta Ace, John McEuen, Jackson Browne, And You Shall Know Us By The Trail of Dead, Team Me, among many others.

Submissions for The 17th annual Independent Music Awards accepted through December 7, 2018. Details and eligibility available at www.IndependentMusicAwards.com

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Bruz Newton Releases New Single “Bariki”

Bariki

Bruz Newton and Exodus

Bariki

KAMPALA, UGANDA, October 12, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ — For Immediate Release
Contact: Black Market Records
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Bruz Newton Releases New Single “Bariki

Black Market Records has announced the release of the new single from Bruz Newton “Bariki”. This new song brings gospel and dance music together with its spiritual lyrics and uptempo beat. This collaboration contains some of the most talented artists in Africa. Bruz Newton has been consistently creating music that has garnered a huge following. His dynamic dance moves have gone viral and created many challenges as others attempt to recreate his electric steps. Exodus is a multi-talented Ugandan star that has numerous songs of his own and he continues to gain fame with his distinctive style. Set to the solid production of Daddy Andre whose sonic sound has been sweeping through Africa, this song captures an undeniable vibe that is contagious.
This song is ready for the radio and accompanied by a video that showcases the cool coordinated dance moves that have made Bruz Newton’s choreography so catchy. Bruz Newton is backed by Black Market Records which is a global record label that has established a strong presence in Africa bringing light to the rich talent that this continent has to offer. This single will be available to all channels of distribution.

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Bruz Newton featuring Exodus “Bariki”


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Todd Rundgren Nominated to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Class of 2019!

ASHEVILLE, NC, USA, October 11, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ — Todd Rundgren Nominated to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Class of 2019!

Spirit of Harmony Foundation Founder and President Todd Rundgren has been nominated to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

The RRHOF is offering fans the opportunity to officially participate in the induction selection process. Beginning October 9 and continuing through 11:59 p.m. EST on December 9, 2018, fans can visit rockhall.com to cast votes for who they believe to be most deserving of induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. The top five artists, as selected by the public, will comprise a "fans' ballot" that will be tallied along with the other ballots to choose the 2019 inductees.

Fans will need to login to vote. Voting is capped at one ballot per day.

Please click here for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's bio page about Todd.

For the SOHF webpage on the latest Todd news, please click here.

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Crash: From Appice to Peart to Van Halen by David Frangioni

by David Frangioni

SAN RAFAEL, CA, USA, October 11, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ — This illustrated history details a one-of-a-kind, personal collection of iconic drum kits as they appeared on rock ‘n’ roll’s biggest stages.

San Rafael, CA – October 10, 2018 – “Crash: From Apprice to Peart To Van Halen,” is a new hardcover book illustrating iconic rock and jazz drum kits. Award-winning author, audio engineer, and drummer David Frangioni profiles legendary drummers from Ringo Starr, Joey Kramer (Aerosmith), Cozy Powell (Black Sabbath), Eric Singer and Peter Criss (KISS), Zac Starkey (the Who), Lars Ulrich (Metallica), Alex Van Halen (Van Halen), and many more with an inside look at their custom kits complemented by exclusive photography from photographer Mark Weiss, a foreword from Carl Palmer, and an afterword by Eric Singer.

“Crash” is an insider’s tour of author David Frangioni’s collection of some of the most famous drum kits in rock ‘n’ roll and jazz history. More than a historical reference, the book’s spectacular photography gives an up-close-and-personal view of many rare drum kits which were amassed over decades of live tours, road shows, behind-the-scene sessions, and recording studio moments — the like of which has never before been assembled.

Detailing 30 drummers and over 60 drum kits and the personal connection between the artists and their instruments, readers can dive into the significance of both on rock history and music trends from the 1960s through present day. With “Crash,” readers can study the artistry and graphics, specifications, autographs, and wear-and-tear of the drum kits up close — from the mirror-ball finish on Eric Singer’s kit from several KISS tours, the Drum Workshop Collector’s Series custom acrylic kit played by Zac Starkey at the Super Bowl in 2010, to the “dog-and-human-face graphic” on the bass drum Joey Kramer’s kit from the Aerosmith’s Nine Lives tour.

Frangioni curated the collection displayed in “Crash” throughout his career as a drummer and renowned audio consultant and engineer, in part through personal relationships with many of the drummers which brings insight into their talent and passions described in the book. In the foreword by ELP & Asia drummer (Modern Drummer Magazine’s 1989 Hall of Famer) Carl Palmer, describes “Crash” as “one of the most important collections of drums kits in the world—truly one of a kind.”

“‘Crash’ puts drummers and their equipment on center-stage for enthusiasts, history buffs, and music fans to explore,” said Frangioni. “This book champions each drummer and what they brought to rock, plus the extraordinary details of memorable kits. ”

“Crash: From Apprice to Peart to Van Halen” is published by Insight Editions and is available on Amazon and Barnes & Noble.

About the Author
David Frangioni is an award-winning veteran of the music industry, with expertise ranging from being a drummer and producer himself, to a renowned audio consultant, installer, and recording engineer. Starting out as a drummer as a teen and establishing his own audio consulting business put him on the map with Aerosmith and led to his work with music icons including the Stones, Ringo Starr, Elton John, Sting, Bryan Adams, Journey, Styx, Phil Collins, Shakira, Rascal Flatts, Ozzy Osbourne, and Chick Corea.
David has authored two books under his company Frangioni Media including his books Icon and Crash, and continues working in the industry at his company Audio One as well as the Frangioni Foundation and All Access IDA.

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Foundation for a Drug-Free World Drives the Drug-Free Message Home with Successful Concert

The third annual “Night for a Drug-Free World Concert” held at the Fort Harrison on October 6th. The Foundation for a Drug-Free world provides educational materials, advice and coordination working with youth, parents, educators, volunteer organizations,

The single most destructive element present in our current culture is drugs.”

— L. Ron Hubbard

CLEARWATER, FLORIDA, USA, October 11, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ — On the night of October the 6th, the historic Fort Harrison rocked with the life-saving Truth About Drugs message by the Foundation for a Drug-Free World at their third annual, “Night for a Drug-Free World Charity Concert.”
The Foundation for a Drug-Free World used music to spread the Truth About Drugs message, to inspire people, especially youth, to lead a drug-free life. The concert featured Jonathan Miller and Hana-Li and was attended by over 280 people from the Tampa Bay area. Guests enjoyed refreshments, danced into the evening and were reached by the important message, “You can have fun without using alcohol and drugs.”
One guest, a school teacher – said, “It was so great to see all the kids and youth dancing and having fun with their families and friends in this safe environment. It shows them they can have fun without drugs or alcohol!”

Another guest, who works in the community said, “This was such a great concert and great cause! I have been using the Truth About Drugs materials as they are a great tool and I will continue to use them to educate youth on the dangers of drugs.”

After the concert guests were encouraged to take complimentary Truth About Drugs booklets and DVDs providing facts to keep themselves and others drug-free.
These materials serve as the backbone of the international “Truth About Drugs” educational program. All the proceeds raised from the concert will be used to spread the Truth About Drugs program to at-risk youth, educators, law enforcement personnel and community leaders throughout the state of Florida.

President of The Foundation of a Drug-Free World’s Florida Chapter, Julieta Santagostino, stated: “When young people have their questions about drugs fully answered, and are given the ‘truth’, they are much more likely to make good decisions concerning taking drugs in the first place. Humanitarian and Scientology founder,
Mr. L. Ron Hubbard once said, ‘The single most destructive element present in our current culture is drugs’ and this is what we are fighting against.”

About Foundation for a Drug-Free World:

Foundation for a Drug-Free World is a non-profit, public benefit organization sponsored by the Church of Scientology and headquartered in Los Angeles. The Foundation for a Drug-Free World provides educational materials, advice and coordination working with youth, parents, educators, volunteer organizations, and government agencies —anyone with an interest in helping people get the information they need to avoid drug abuse and addiction. The Truth About Drugs campaign booklets, in 22 languages, have reached millions of people all over the world.

About THE FORT HARRISON:

The Fort Harrison serves as the international religious retreat for the Church of Scientology. With more than 11,000 Scientology Churches, Missions and groups spanning six continents, Scientologists come to Clearwater from all over the world for religious training and ministerial services. The Fort Harrison is made available to community groups and charities for their special events and fundraisers. Scientology is an applied religious philosophy based on the work of L. Ron Hubbard.

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Canadian Recording Artist Dion Todd Returns with Hot New Single “Remedy for Insanity”

With a hypnotic beat, compelling voice, and powerful production from Grammy winner Philip Larsen, Dion Todd is exploding back onto the Canadian music scene.

TORONTO, CANADA, October 10, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ — Dion Todd may have stepped away from music for several years to pursue business interests, but it’s clear that music runs through his veins. Transitioning from his incredible success in the business world, Dion is delivering unforgettable pop/dance music of the highest calibre, while surrounded by a team of true proven professionals, such as Grammy award-winning songwriter Tiffany Fred, and Grammy award-winning producer Philip Larsen. In exciting news, Dion’s label, Shyre, announced the release of his new single “Remedy for Insanity” on October 9, 2018. Co-written with Tiffany, the song hit #18 on the iTunes Top 200 dance chart in Canada. Co-written with Tiffany, the expectations surrounding the track are very high, and sets the stage for the release of his full length album in early 2019.

“Returning to music has re-energized my love for creating evocative songs with a positive emotional impact,” commented the passionate artist. “It also gives me an influential platform to bring awareness to causes that are important to me, such as working with underprivileged children, as well as victims of domestic abuse and human trafficking.”

“Remedy for Insanity” combines powerful lyrics and vocals, with an infectious melody and rhythm. Dion's obvious charisma is apparent throughout the song, and it would be no shocker if many couples end up calling this “their song”.

Hits are not anything new to Dion, with his single “Rocketship State of Mind” peaking at #22 on the Canadian Top 100 (ADISQ), and hitting the Top Ten on numerous charts including #1 in New Brunswick on 97.1 CKRO-FM. One of his previous singles, “Never Surrender,” hit #28 on the Canada Top 30 CHR/POP chart (Mediabase). Dion is also a three-time East Coast Music Award (ECMA) nominee.

Armed with a passion for music in one hand, and an MBA (Master of Business Administration) from one of the world’s most prestigious Universities MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) in the other, one thing is certain, Dion Todd is well on his way to an even greater success. Really, anything is possible.

Don't miss “Remedy for Insanity.”

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The Astronot Makes its Central Oregon Premiere at the Bend Film Festival on Sunday, October 14

Tim Cash, Far From Earth Films

The Astronot is an Oregon-made feature film drama set during the 1960’s space race, directed and co-produced by Bend, Oregon filmmaker Tim Cash.

Making this film sometimes felt like an impossible task but we made it to the end and I’m super proud of what we created with very little resources and support.”

— Tim Cash, Far From Earth Films (Director of The Astronot)

BEND, OR, USA, October 10, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ — The Astronot, currently on the film festival circuit, is screening at the Bend Film Festival in Bend, OR. The feature film whose story unfolds in Central Oregon, screens at the Tower Theatre in Bend on Sunday, October 14 at 10:30 am. The film has already won dozens of awards worldwide and this is the premiere screening in its hometown.

The film, a drama set in the Bend area during the space race of the 1960’s, was written/scored/starring/co-produced by Pennan Brae (Vancouver, Canada) and directed/co-produced by Tim Cash (Bend, OR).

The film follows Daniel McKovsky, a young Oregonian who lost both his parents at a young age and whose only solace is his fascination with space travel and the cosmos beyond. One day at the age of 30, he meets outgoing postal worker, Sandy Allister who had just moved to Bend from Cape Canaveral. This new inclusion into his otherwise lonely existence forces Daniel to confront his darkest fears of loss and emptiness which shall lead him towards becoming, The Astronot.

The Astronot was filmed in & about Bend, La Pine & Fort Rock, Oregon, using local cast and crew, including Director Tim Cash of Far From Earth Films. Mr. Cash and actress Yuvia Storm will be participating in a Q & A at the film’s screening with regards to its making. "Making this film sometimes felt like an impossible task but we made it to the end and I’m super proud of what we created with very little resources and support", says Tim Cash, Director of The Astronot.

The Astronot has already won accolades at various international film festivals in the USA, UK & Europe including Best Feature Film, Screenplay & Score. Pennan Brae's upcoming album (also called, The Astronot), features 11 songs which serve as the film’s soundtrack. The first single, “Walk With Me” was already released to radio in the UK, Canada & Europe and received airplay on over 200 stations. The album was recorded at Blue Light Studio in Vancouver with producer Kaj Falch-Nielsen, with additional sessions taking place in Los Angeles with composer/producer Eric Alexandrakis, renowned drummer Steve Ferrone and INXS bassist Garry Gary Beers. The second single, ‘Crashland’ is currently airing on rock radio in Canada.

The Bend Film Festival, a celebration of independent film, runs from October 11 – 14 in Bend, OR. For information on tickets, visit the festival’s website at www.bendfilm.org. For more information on The Astronot please visit www.TheAstronot.com and it’s screening, please visit: https://bendfilm2018.eventive.org/schedule/5b919f7ee271e8001e3c36e6

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