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29
Aug

The Temptations In A Mellow Mood.. A Vintage Gem With A Twist

The Temptations In A Mellow MoodOne of my favorite classics. Why was it groundbreaking? writer: Lee Evans The Temptations In A Mellow Mood was the sixth studio album by The Temptations for the Motown label released in 1967. This album was one of the most magnificent, intricately arranged, harmonically blended, inspirational albums released by the mighty Temptations. Arranged by …

19
May

RIP Electronic Composer, Keyboardist and Visionary Isao Tomita

by Lee Evans I happened to see Isao Tomita in concert in Battery Park NYC. I stumbled upon this free concert one night after leaving my midtown NYC recording studio.  It was given on the water. There was a full orchestra on a boat it looked like it could’ve been a Staten Island ferry . …

20
Mar

Songwriter Elite Mary Brown and New Artist Charles Beatty

This week at JAMBOX Entertainment Studios, we had multi-talent songwriter Mary Brown and Charles Beatty stop by to produce their next hit song with one of our top engineers, Xalent. Mary had nothing but warm words to share about her overall experience to Lee Evans, CEO of JAMBOX Entertainment Studios, saying, “She feels right at …

20
Mar

ELP Emerson Lake & Palmer.. Progressive Rock at it’s finest

Emerson Lake & Palmer or ELP.. Kieth Emerson, Progressive Rock at it’s finest Emerson Lake & Palmer or ELP.. Progressive Rock at it’s finest. Made up of 3 amazingly talented musicians, they dominated the rock scene in the 70s along with top bands like Pink Floyd. The original roster?Keith Emerson:Piano Organ & huge modular Moog …

4
Mar

Il Volo & Our BootCamp Artist 10 Yr Old Anthony Mattson Barclay Center

On February 17, 2016, our very own 10 year old Anthony Mattson from our JAMBOX Artist Boot camp program got to attend ‘VIP status’ meet and sing along side one of his idols and biggest names in crossover pop-opera, “Il Volo”, at New York City’s Barclay Center. Our talented 10 year old got to live …

24
Feb

Cabaret Vocalist Legend Marilyn Maye At JAMBOX Entertainment Studios

Cabaret Legend Marilyn Maye At JAMBOX Entertainment Studios Written by: Patrick Polakowski This week we had the great Marilyn Maye, a living legend of Cabaret music.  She is renown throughout the jazz and cabaret community as a dedicated, talented, and seasoned artist. On October 14, 2012 Marilyn received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Chicago Cabaret …

22
Jul

TIDAL’s and Apple’s Introduction into Music Streaming, Are Musicians Ready To Handle It?

Written by Brendan McManus Throughout the history of music there has been a multitude of mediums used to listen and enjoy music.  From concert halls to vinyl records to cassette tapes to CD’s and iTunes, people have been drawn to the easiest and most accessible way to listen to their favorite songs. Today, the frontrunner …

30
Jun

Looking For Something Fun To Do This 4th of July? Check out “The Gift of Song” at JAMBOX!

Looking for something fun to do this 4th of July? Go out with a bang while singing all of your favorite hits! Come to JAMBOX and enjoy The Gift of Song! Take advantage of our very special 4th of July Gift of Song packages, now at 20% off!   Call 212-979-8324 or 212-273-3426 and visit www.thegiftofsong.com to …

30
Jan

Sara Benammar Covers a Sam Smith Song in Studio A

Last Friday, we had visitors at JAMBOX Entertainment that traveled all the way from Finland to do a Gift of Song with audio engineer Tornel. Sara, who came to the studio with her husband Mhammed, sang a beautiful cover of “Stay With Me” by Sam Smith. Sara was great, like she has been recording in …

13
Nov

2014 Karaoke Idol NYC Contest Finals RECAP – Sponsored by JAMBOX Entertainment Studios

2014 KARAOKE IDOL NYC CONTEST FINALS SPONSORED BY JAMBOX ENTERTAINMENT STUDIOS ‘THE Karaoke All-Star Crew’ pictured from left to right are: actress/dancer, Carol Henning (judge), singer Noel (judge), Karaoke Idol hostess VV, JAMBOX Entertainment & Recording Studios CEO, Lee Evans (head judge) & Co-Owner Cathy Palmisano, Greginald Spencer (grand prize winner), and John Samuels (2nd …