Our community has come a long way from winning a trophy or $100.00 dollars at a jam. Winning a jam can now reward you with thousands of dollars, experience different countries/cultures across the world and even allow you to make friends world wide. Shoot, we have bboys and bgirls from different countries dating or starting families thanks to the opportunities our community now brings us. With that being said, Red Bull is giving 40+ bboys/bgirls a chance to compete at this years BC One Last Chance Cypher. The winners will have the opportunity to battle it out and compete for the final spot at this years Red Bull BC One World Finals in Amsterdam Holland on Nov. 4… Read entire story.
As we shared a few days ago, WBLS will hold their annual April Fools Day Comedy Show on Saturday, April 1st in New York City. WBLS is a legendary station that continues to be the #1 source for R&B. It’s also a part of the Emmis NY family which also houses Hot 97. The first announcement revealed the comedian line-up of: Arnez J, Tommy Davidson, Michael Blackson, Gary Owen, and Don “D.C.” Curry. With Sommore hosting the evening. Over the weekend, WBLS announced the addition of actor/comedian, Arsenio Hall! Arsenio Hall is best known for, of course, The Arsenio Hall … Read entire story.
On Wednesday, December 14, Point Blank Los Angeles will open its doors for a very special Point Blank Presents. Like our previous Open House events, this is an opportunity for prospective students to get a good taster of the unique creative environment and state-of-the-art equipment on hand at PBLA, as well as pick up some valuable insider tips on how to build a successful career in the music industry. Held at our LA studio space at Mack Sennett Studios, 1215 Bates Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90029, spaces are limited so RSVP via the Eventbrite page to reserve your place on this one-off session. As… Read entire story.
At Point Blank, we place a real emphasis on our students putting in the work in order to make their goals in the music industry a reality. When they finish their studies with us, we help them recognise those achievements with some very special events organised at the end of each term – events that give our graduating students the chance to put their new skills into practise, whether studying live sound, singing or DJing. They’re always great fun, and are a fantastic way of our students getting to perform what they’ve been working on. The end of term DJ party took place at The Stags Head in Hoxton, where our DJ students got the… Read entire story.
Over the weekend the Pro Breaking Tour made a stop in Toronto Canada for the 1st time this year for Freestyle Session Canada: Rock Harder Edition. FSS Canada marked the 7th stop of the year and what a stop it was. For the 1st time in its history, Canada hosted a Freestyle Session qualifier and the breaking community across the country came out in full force to support. Crews from cities such as: Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto and Halifax came out to earn the right to represent Canada at Freestyle Session World Finals later this year(Nov.) Everything about Freestyle Session Canada was spot on. The venue(Hard Rock Cafe Toronto), the vibe, the… Read entire story.
Wiz Khalifa and Snoop Dogg are kindred spirits you can say. Their love for canibus and music has built a bond for the longtime friends and collaborators who have announced a new tour coming this summer. “The High Road” will be joined by the likes of Casey Veggies, DJ Drama, Jhené Aiko and Kevin Gates starting in Florida on July 20th. Check out the dates above and look forward to tickets going on sale soon. Read entire story.
Just in case you missed it, we wanted to make sure all our aspiring vocalists and singers at Point Blank are aware that Point Blank Singing instructor and Grammy Award winner, Phil Ramocon, is hosting open mic nights as a weekly thing at The Haggerston Pub, 438 Kingsland Road, London, E8 4AA. The next event is happening tomorrow night (Tuesday February 23rd), with these sessions taking place every week on a Tuesday evening, with sign up from 8pm for an 8:30pm start. Come down and say hello! If you’re interested in studying Singing with Point Blank, our Singing Certificate is the course to consider. It’s a comprehensive 6-month programme, developed and taught by experts like Phil Ramocon himself. Recently… Read entire story.
Are you done with opening your Christmas presents? And now you’re bored and ready to ring in the New Year? Where you ask? Well, there’s a bunch of overpriced events you can attend. LA Loves Techo at the Exchange with DJs John Digweed and Claud VonStroke Tickets start at $50 Borgore at the Hollywood Palladium with Borgore and Carnage Tickets start at $90 White Wonderland with ATB Read entire story.