BMI Acoustic Lounge to Showcase Theo Katzman, Deva Mahal, Quincy Mumford 10/26
WHO: Theo Katzman, Deva Mahal, Quincy Mumford & Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI), the American performing right organization that represents more than 550,000 songwriters, composers and music publishers in all genres of music and more than 7.5 million works.WHAT: BMI Acoustic Lounge, a non-genre specific showcase featuring exciting up-and-coming singer/songwriters. This monthly series is designed to help expose the performer to the music industry and public through an intimate showcase. Admission is free.WHEN: Wednesday, September, 26. Show begins at 9:00 p.m.WHERE: Rockwood Music Hall (196 Allen Street, NYC 10002)EXPECTED:Theo Katzman: Former My Dear Disco band member Theo Katzman has crafted an utterly sincere debut album, Romance Without Finance, by merging elegance and grit with raw and refined. The result: a unified artistic statement. http://theokatzman.bandcamp.com/Deva Mahal: Deva Mahal sings from a place deep down to take the listener on high, creating compositions with lyrics that combine imagery and narrative to deliver a startling blend of strength and intimacy. http://www.myspace.com/devamahal Quincy Mumford: Four years, 300+ shows, and three award-winning albums to his credit, New Jersey-based 20 year-old singer/songwriter Quincy Mumford and his band, The Reason Why, arrives at the release of their 4th album, Live at The Saint, with a distinctive, polished musical style of their own. http://www.quincymumford.com/about/ Broadcast Music, Inc.® (BMI®), a global leader in rights management, is an American performing rights organization that represents more than 550,000 songwriters, composers and music publishers in all genres of music and more than 7.5 million musical works. BMI has represented the most popular and beloved music from around the world for more than 70 years. The company provides licenses for businesses that perform music, and distributes the fees it generates as royalties to the musical creators and copyright owners it represents. Find out more at www.bmi.com, follow @BMI on Twitter and stay connected through Facebook.