Tag : Music Showcase

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RoCK the VoTE ~ Dallas Observer Music Awards

THE POLLS ARE OPEN FOR THE DALLAS OBSERVER MUSIC AWARDS CLICK HERE TO VOTE NOW! CLICK HERE TO VOTE NOW! THE RULES: You can fill out the ballot only once per day, voting for one band per musical category. Don’t try to go in & tamper with cookies on your browser to vote multiple times a day, we will figure it out! All voting, online or otherwise, ends at 2AM on the night of the Dallas Observer Music Showcase, Saturday, October 15th. Cast your vote early or fill out a paper ballot when you attend the showcase. Winners will be Read more
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Congratulations To One Of Our Own!

Our receptionist, Rae Nyx, will be featured in a CD Sampler for MB Agency in California! Her band, Diminished 5th have decided to place the acoustic version of “Come With Me” on the CD have been working hard to finish their album in hopes of having it out in the next year! Rae has been keeping herself busy with her band and Chae Balistreri, an artist from Longview, Texas. She is the producer and engineer for his album. She has put alot of her time into getting his album just right, as well as her own. To hear the song Read more
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6 Important Things About Singing

by Rae Nyx, Vocal Coach There are many different philosophies on what is most important when it comes to singing. I feel the most important is Passion. It’s pulling the heartstrings of the person listening to the song. I have gotten into sooo many arguments with other vocal coaches about this very thing. Here are the six main aspects to think about or to bring up to your own vocal coach: 1.  Breathing – This is going to sound weird, but almost everyone breathes wrong in the music industry. It’s the most common comment I’ll make when I watch singing Read more
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A night of fun, music, & magic at the MediaTech Houston Open House Music Showcase!

Last night, our students performed in front of a near-full house at the Houston campus. We are so proud of our students and their incredible talent! These students are passionate, young professionals motivated by the hope in a brighter future for music, and beyond. We’d like to thank all our students, their families and friends, local supporters of music education, our faculty and student volunteer crew. Without you, this night would not have been possible. Thank you! Read more
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MediaTech Institute Open House February 24th 7-9pm

Please join us for another exciting Open House at MediaTech Institute, Thursday, February 24th 7-9 pm Dallas Campus (972) 869-1122 400 E. Royal Lane Suite 100 Irving, TX 75039 abe@mediatech.edu Houston Campus (832) 242-3426 3324 Walnut Bend Lane Houston, TX 77042 b.frye@mediatech.edu Austin Campus (512) 447-2002 200 Academy Drive Suite A Austin, TX 78704 cam@mediatech.edu Read more
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Former Graduate, Chris “Maestro” Drake with Blessed Mind Productions holding auditions for Christian Showcase at MTI Houston campus

Blessed Mind Productions & D. Marie Management are holding auditions for a Christian Showcase. The show will be held at Mediatech Institute’s Houston campus on February 25, 2011 from 7-9 pm. Blessed Mind Productions was started on September 14, 2007 by Marden A. Smith and Christwill J. Drake. They were old high school buddies that came back together a few months after graduation (2001) as a music production team working under an independent record label. After a couple of years of production, in 2003 Drake decided that it was not his calling to pursue a production career in secular music Read more
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Houston Mediatech Open House Showcase a HUGE SUCCESS!!

It was a fun night for all at the Houston campus Open House Showcase! The students put together a great show complete with four acts, an MC, two DJ’s, a team of live sound engineers, a recording engineer, and a stage crew. The students also put together a video team to shoot the live performances, conduct interviews with the students, as well as with some of the faculty and studio tours. The show started off with Mandi Powell, an Americana singer from Katy, TX. Followed by “The Storyteller” another singer/songwriter, “Black Tar” and industrial dance act which had the crowd Read more