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"TIME" Magazine Contributor, Journalist Jens Erik Gould, Presents "Bravery Tapes", an Online Short Documentary Series Highlighting Individual Portraits of Human Courage

As a journalist, Jens Erik Gould has covered some of the world’s most harrowing social, political and economic issues and documented their impacts on ordinary human beings. As a singer-songwriter, Gould uses music to share stories and generate social change. His latest project, "Bravery Tapes," is a short documentary web series that brings online video audiences up close and personal with stories of extraordinary courage and perseverance demonstrated by ordinary individuals in the face of advers

Ceramics Exhibition Featuring Work of Former Grammy President/CEO Mike Greene to Wrap Oct. 1st

Total Media Deliveries: 2,657 • Media Pickups: 239 • Full Release Reads: 1,847 • The “Earth and Fire” Ceramics Exhibition at the University of West Georgia, featuring the ceramic artistry of Michael Greene and his two sons, Charlie and Will Greene, ends Oct. 1 with a public reception from 5-7 p.m. The exhibition showcases one of the many artistic sides of Greene, a musician, award-winning documentarian and head of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS), the organization that produces the Grammy Awards, from 1988 to 2002.

IAIB Debuts as the “Voice of New Media” at BlogWorld 2012 Conference

The International Association of Internet Broadcasters (IAIB) announced this week that it has scheduled its public launch at BlogWorld 2012 in New York City June 5-7. IAIB is the official live streaming partner of Stitcher Radio, a world leader in on-demand and live Internet broadcasting, for this conference. The IAIB held its soft launch in March of this year as the first new media trade organization representing the interests of independent and corporate Internet broadcasters throughout the w

Allegra Cincinnati to Give Away Two Complimentary Passes to ReelAbilities Film Festival, Feb. 27-March 7, 2015

Allegra Marketing | Print | Mail has announced its participation as a silver popcorn sponsor of the Cincinnati ReelAbilities Film Festival Feb. 27-March 7, 2015. ReelAbilities is the largest national film festival dedicated to celebrating the lives, stories and art of people with disabilities. The event will host a lineup of celebrities and feature 17 films that experience and explore disability issues. Academy Award- and Golden Globe-winning actress Marlee Matlin will help kick off the Cincinn

Virdition Announces Audition Call for Christian Music Artists Nationwide

Virdition, a social networking company for the talent industry, announces auditions for musical talent nationwide to audition remotely for “Sing Your Praise,” a national radio competition offering a minimum grand prize of $10,000 plus the chance to record with Grammy nominee Jaci Velasquez. The “Sing Your Praise” national radio competition is a unique online talent competition open to all soloists, bands, praise teams, and choirs that perform Christian music.

"In Bloom: A Portland-themed Art Show" Opens 7:00 p.m. Friday, April 4 at MilePost 5

Total Media Deliveries: 4,258 • Online Media Pickups: 161 • Full Release Reads: 927 • Portland, Oregon artist Karen Russell will welcome artists and visitors to Milepost 5 on Friday, April 4. Russell is hosting a collaborative artist exhibit titled "In Bloom: A Portland Themed Art Show," featuring original art with a Portland theme as interpreted by each individual artist. Russell encourages both art lovers and lovers of Portland's unique qualities to come view the city's magic through the interpretive eye of local artists. Talented area artists have built a reputation on the el

Virdition Virtual Online Audition Management and Networking Platform to Be Used for 2016 L.A. Music Awards

Total Media Deliveries: 3,954• Online Media Pickups: 232 • Full Release Reads: 28 • Thousands of talented singers, bands and models from 10 regions worldwide are able to audition for the 2016 L.A. Music Awards without leaving home, thanks to the ground-breaking online audition submission and management platform created by Tampa Florida-based, a web-based virtual audition management and networking platform. Talented performers from the U.S., Canada, Latin America, Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Russia, Africa, East Asia, South Asia and Oceania all start out on

Christ for all Nations (CfaN) Ministry Surpasses Historic Milestone of 75 Million Conversions to Christ

Christ for all Nations (CfaN), a non-denominational missions organization known for its crusades in Africa, announced that it has surpassed a historic milestone of 75 million converts to Christ. Led by global evangelist Reinhard Bonnke, who was honored last year at the 2015 Empowered 21 Global Congress in Jerusalem with a Lifetime award for Global Ministry, surpassed the ministry’s previous record of more than 73 million people who have “made registered decisions to follow Jesus Christ,” accordi

Portland Artist Karen Russell Announces Call to Artists for "In Bloom: A Portland-Themed Art Show" at Denizen Gallery, Milepost 5, April 4

Total Media Deliveries: 4,367 • Online Media Pickups: 155 • Full Release Reads: 446 • Local Painter Karen Russell has announced a call for artists to exhibit their works at Milepost 5, April 4 in a show titled "In Bloom: A Portland Themed Art Show." Russell is looking to share gallery space with other artists who love Portland, and wish to express their perception of "stumptown" in their medium/media of choice. Exhibited artwork should be representative of the city—any elements found in the Portland landscape that the artist chooses to translate. “Pretty much it just entails ev