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Atlanta, GA, United States, 2009/11/02 - An eclectic mix of soul artists including Eric Roberson and Wayna will take the stage at Soul Ascension Weekend in Hollywood, Fla., on November 7 & 8 - BSoul.tv.
Soul Ascension Weekend, hosted by JB Presents in Hollywood, Fla., at Gulfstream Racing and Casino, Nov. 7-8, 2009, will bring together a stellar roster of artists to celebrate the diversity, depth and dignity of soul music.
During the soul-infused weekend, a series of intimate performances will feature independent artists who have put their unique stamp on the music scene including headliner Eric Roberson, V. aka Valvin Roane II, Wayna, Jessie Boykins and Carol Riddick. Each artist will showcase their own genre of soul delving into Hip Hop, R&B, Alternative Rock and House music — taking the audience on a memorable musical journey.
"Soul Ascension Weekend is nothing more than a space in time where soul music is the first voice, and where those who love good music can gather to hear and enjoy it,” said James Bing, president of JB Presents. ”With a focus on independent soul, Soul Ascension is sure to give you pure soul music, nothing hindered or hampered by any outside negativity or industry restraints…just pure soul.“
Soul Ascension Weekend partners are BSoul.tv, Music Addikts and The Majestic Group.
“Soul music is in a state of revival with artists re-defining the genre. Soul Ascension Weekend is helping to usher in seasoned and up-and-coming artists who are taking soul music to another level,” said Stanley Yorker, managing partner of BSoul.tv. “BSoul.tv is proud to be a part of this exciting entertainment experience.”
Ticket prices are $40 for a two-day pass and $25 for a daily pass. For more information and to purchase tickets visit soulascensionweekend.com/.
BSoul.tv, The Beautiful Side of Soul, is an online destination for soul, neo-soul and classic hop-hop music lovers, giving these genres a unique platform in the digital space. The interactive community’s robust online content includes a music video archive, photo galleries and blogs that focus on art, style and design, film, literature, theatre, travel destinations, health and wellness, environmental sustainability and spirituality that are tailored to the “new renaissance urbanite.”
About JB Presents
JB Presents is a visionary concept of exposing the international culture, as diaspora, to the world of soul through art in many different formats, facets, and genres. The ultimate goal is to provide an atmosphere that is conducive to allowing the art to be the first voice without any distraction, and providing a formidable platform for its pure core essence to be displayed.