BalconyTV and Time Out NY to host CMJ Showcase
BalconyTV, the wildly popular online music network that features bands performing unplugged on balconies across the world, will present an official CMJ kickoff show in partnership with Time Out New York at The Studio at Webster Hall. The show will feature 11 artists who have performed on BalconyTV balconies across the globe. More information on the night's lineup is below
Cherub: Headlining the night is Cherub, the electro-pop duo comprised of Jordan Kelly and Jason Huber. Known for their hit "Doses and Mimosas," Cherub combines 80s dance with today's pop sensibilities.
Satellite: Nashville's Satellite has resonated deeply with fans and critics alike. The alternative rock quartet blends vulnerable lyrics with finely textured pop. Their BalconyTV performance can be found HERE.
Lily & the Parlor Tricks: Roots planted firmly in early rock n' roll, Lily & The Parlour Tricks have a new take on Americana with influences ranging from The Andrews Sisters to Nine Inch Nails to Johnny Cash and Watch them on the balcony HERE.
Sheppard: Siblings Amy, George and Emma Sheppard along with friends Jay Bovino, Michael Butler and Dean Gordon are taking Australia, and the world, by storm. Sheppard has become one of 2013's breakout radio acts with sing-a-long hit "Let Me Down Easy" igniting airwaves. Their appearance on BalconyTV is HERE.
Seasick Mama: Seasick Mama is a singer, songwriter, performer, and model. Her current EP Dead Like Money has allowed her to "break genres and the traditional expectations of a pop artist" (Ladygunn Magazine). Her performance on the balcony in Brooklyn is HERE.
The Ugly Club: The Ugly Club has been operating for nearly three years with such a force that it has become impossible to ignore them. With the July 2012 release of their debut album, You Belong To The Minutes, they credit influences like Radiohead, My Morning Jacket and Prince. Their performance on BalconyTV Brooklyn is HERE.