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Suicide Girls Blackheart Burlesque Announces 2017 U.S. Tour  The ‘Girls Are Back in Town’ With Never Before Seen Routines and New 60 City Tour

Los Angeles, CA – SuicideGirls is officially announcing the return of the SuicideGirls Blackheart Burlesque tour in the U.S.! The most creative, sexy, and all-around fun show will dazzle audiences in sixty cities across the country starting in San Diego, CA on April 13th, 2017 and returning to Los Angeles on June 24th, 2017. This geek fantasy spectacular will amaze as the girls perform the sexiest striptease numbers filled with pop-culture references. “The show is unlike anything you have ever seen. It’s tongue-in-cheek, it’s sexy, it’s fun, it’s silly and highly choreographed. It’s impossible to leave without a smile!”- Missy Suicide, founder of SuicideGirls.

SuicideGirls, an online community that celebrates alternative beauty and indie culture from around the world, has taken classic burlesque and added a spin to satisfy everyone’s geek side. Star Wars, Stranger Things, A Tribute to Prince and David Bowie, and West World are a few of the pop-culture references unique to this year’s show – We challenge you to find them all!

The passionate community well known for celebrating beauty in an alternatively unique and pinup-style way have made an impact since dazzling audiences over 15 years ago. Missy, the founder has helped redefine what people consider beautiful and the tour is phenomenal with specially choreographed numbers. With a huge social media following, sequins galore, and girl power, this is a tour not to be missed.

COMIC-CON MEETS BURLESQUE NERD ORGY.” – Vice

SuicideGirls has been re-imagining burlesque since 2002. They have been consistently on the road for the past four years, playing sold out shows across the United States, Chile, Australia, Canada, the U.K. and, most recently, Germany. The girls have huge plans ahead, with an expanded and much anticipated 2017 U.S. Spring tour roster. Check out below for a full event calendar orwww.BlackheartBurlesque.com to see where they are headed next!

“DAZZLING A SOLD-OUT CROWD” – Inked Magazine

2017 U.S. Tour Dates

April 13th, 2017

San Diego, CA

The Music Box

April 14th, 2017

Los Angeles, CA

Phoenix, AZ

The Pressroom

April 16th, 2017

Legendary session bassist Kevin Brandon (Brandino)  talks playing techniques and the music industry with producer/ engineer Warren Huart for Produce Like A Pro Session ace Kevin Brandon “Brandino” (Aretha Franklin, Justin Timberlake Outkast), has teamed up with notable producer/engineer and YouTube Auteur Warren Huart (Aerosmith, Ace Frehley, The Fray) to talk about things pertaining to the bass and recording. In recent years Brandino has appeared on Will.I.Am’s “#Willpower,” The Beach Boys “Made In California,” Robby Krieger’s “Singularity,” Justin Timberlake’s “The 20/20 Experience”, and his solo albums “The Many Faces of Brandino,” and “The Many Faces of Brandino 2.”

In this one hour and 17-minute video Brandino discusses playing pop, rock, and jazz with demonstrations as well as being a bass instructor to bassists such as Robert Trujillo (Metallica). Brandino discusses playing both upright and electric bass while proudly endorsing Warwick basses, D’addario Strings and Gallien-Krueger Amps which are all used in the video. Brandino tells several stories throughout the video from moving out to L.A. and how he got his start in the music industry as a session musician to working with legendary musicians such as Aretha Franklin to current projects today.

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Brandino

Kevin “Brandino” Brandon is a 7 time Grammy Awarded, Producer, Composer, Arranger, and Bassist. Brandino has been on a non-stop flight to the top ever since performing on Outkast’s “Speakerboxxx/The Love Below.”

Grammy Wins

1.    2004 Album of the Year and Best Rap Album: “Speakerboxxx/The Love Below” by Outkast

2.    2006 Best R&B Album: “Breakthrough” by Mary J. Blige

3.    2006 Best R&B Performance by a duo or group with vocals “So Amazing” (Stevie Wonder and Beyoncé) from  An All-Star Tribute to Luther Vandross. Beyoncé and Stevie Wonder performed the song.

4.    2007 Grammy nominated Album of the Year and Best Pop Vocal Album: “FutureSex/Love Sounds”, by Justin Timberlake

5.    2011 Grammy nominated Best Pop Instrumental Album: “Singularity” by Robby Krieger (The Doors)

6.    2014 Best R&B Song of the Year “ Pusher Lover Girl” by Justin Timberlake the 20/20 Experience

“Brandino’s humanitarian organization for inner-city youth, called “You Can Do It If You Try” is now affiliated with the broadcasting unit start-up South Central TV, and new programs targeted at the disadvantaged and disabled, co-developed by Brandino’s non-profit and SCTV, will begin broadcasting in Summer 2017.

For more information please visit http://www.brandinosoundbox.com/

Warren Huart

Warren Huart is an English record producer, mixer, recording engineer, composer, and multi-instrumentalist based in Los Angeles. He is known for his hard work ethic, positive attitude and respect for the artist’s vision. He has played a fundamental part in the creation of many platinum-selling albums, and worked with many of today’s most successful artists, such as The Fray, Daniel Powter, Marc Broussard, Trevor Hall, Korn, Better Than Ezra, James Blunt, Matisyahu, Ace Frehley, Aerosmith, Black Veil Brides, and Howie Day. Huart is the owner of Spitfire Studio in Los Angeles, CA and Spitfire Music; a one-stop music licensing house providing music for film and TV. He also owns the DIY YouTube Channel “Produce Like a Pro,” which offers recording tutorials for recording enthusiasts, and has over 100,000 subscribers world wide.

Links

Produce Like A Pro Youtube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpyUGZeMUtOvt57UACw3H2g

Produce Like a Pro 

ProMix Academy