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Month: June, 2013

“PROBLEM CHILD” TO FILM VIDEO FOR CALL-OUT DANCE TRACK “DO AS I SAY” IN TORONTO

SOCA MUSIC’S “PROBLEM CHILD” TO FILM VIDEO FOR LATEST TWIST ON BLACK FOLK LINE AND CALL-OUT DANCE TRACK IN TORONTO 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 29, 2013 – TORONTO, ON –  Soca’s resident bad boy, Problem Child known for high-energy Soca hits like Party Animal and Party Hard, puts his twist on Black folk line dancing made popular by deejay instructional songs such as “The Cha-Cha Slide” by DJ Casper of Chicago by issuing his own set of instructions on the 2013 Toronto Carnival release “Do As I Say”.   Recorded on the Evacuation riddim produced by Troy Logan of Toronto, ON, this track was mixed by DJ BLUE of Martinique and mastered by MadMen Productions.   A video shoot will be held on Saturday July 27th at a pre-Carnival dance party called B.R.E.A.K. at On the Rox nightclub located at 1600 Steeles Ave. (north of Dufferin)  in Vaughan, ON.   The presenting team of Dress To Fete invites all soca-lovers to be a part of the video shoot by attending this star-studded pre-Carnival fete with music provided by 12 of the most recognized DJs and Soundcrews in Toronto.

“Will be an epic night! Fun times infinity!! Problem Child plus fans equals unadulterated intimacy!!!” – Problem Child

Advanced tickets are $10.00 and are available online at www.ticketgateway.com or at select outlets city-wide.

ABOUT PROBLEM CHILD

Problem Child, born Johnny Fontainne on the island of St. Vincent grew up in Brooklyn, NY where he was heavily influenced by hip-hop culture.  His rebellious persona is a perfect marriage of his Caribbean and American cultures and he is regarded as a highly unique artist within the Soca community.  His 2007 smash “Party Animal” received top honours at his native Vincy Mas Carnival for Road March of the Year.   He has worked with a number of top artists including Bunji Garlin, Fay-Ann Lyons and Ravi B.

ABOUT DRESS TO FETE

Dress To Fete is a consulting agency specializing in Carnival events, merchandise and concepts.  Founded in 2010, Dress To Fete is a one-stop shop for project execution well-suited for International artists or other public figures who wish to produce traction in the Toronto market.

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 For further info, please contact Dress To Fete at dresstofete@gmail.com

EVENT: With A Twist Catering Presents “A Twist of Italy” Sampling Party – Sunday July 21, 2013

With A Twist Catering Presents "A Twist of Italy" Sampling Party - July 21, 2013WITH A TWIST CATERING Presents…

A TWIST OF ITALY SAMPLING PARTY

An all-you-can-eat affair featuring a menu of:

Herb-Roasted Chicken, Mini Roasted Potatoes, Pasta 2-Ways (Alfredo and Arribiatta), Crisp Caesar Salad, Italian Wedding Soup, Antipasti, Cheescake and Limonsoda  prepared by Toronto’s “Caribbean Fusion” Caterers – With a Twist Catering!

In support of small businesses in Toronto, you are invited to this ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT event conveniently located in downtown Toronto.

Date: Sunday July 21, 2013

Time: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Tickets: Advanced $25.00 tickets on www.ticketgateway.com (on sale now!)

For info:
INFO@WITHATWISTCATERING.COM

Sponsored and powered by Publicity Support | Music provided by DJ XTC Entertainment Services

Graduating Toronto Students’ Walk of Excellence Parade – Friday June 14, 2013

MEDIA ALERT

Caribbean Carnival Parade Marshals On The Road  This Friday With Graduating High School students

Students graduating from C. W. Jeffreys, Westview Centennial and Downsview Secondary Schools will be taking a “Walk of Excellence” to York University, and Scotiabank Caribbean Carnival Volunteers will be guiding the way

Friday, June 14th 11.00 am – 2.00 pm

June 12, 2013  (Toronto) – The media is invited to witness the first annual Walk of Excellence Parade. The parade brings together students, families, the school community and the wider community to walk, gather and witness a rite of passage as students take a symbolic walk to York University and begin the post-secondary phase of their lives.  The students will walk from the C.W. Jeffreys Collegiate Institute at 340 Sentinel Road (near Keele & Finch) to the Telus Centre, York University.

What:         15 Caribbean Carnival volunteers will act as parade marshals during the Friday parade from C.W Jeffreys High School to the                           Telus Centre, York University.

Why:          Organizers expect over 300 students will be taking part in the assembly, parade and awards reception.

Who:          Students. Parents. Teachers. Poet Laureate George Elliott Clarke. Media Supporters.  Volunteers from the Caribbean Carnival

Best Photo Op      Rain or Shine. The parade will travel north along Sentinel Road from the high school to the university. It is expected to take 40-minutes. Best visuals at Sentinel and Finch Avenue West. Students have been issued photo waivers.

When:        10 a.m.   Assembly at C.W Jeffreys School

                        11 a.m.  Expected start of parade along Sentinel Rd to York University

                        Noon – 12:30 p.m .  Presentation in Telus Centre.

Reception follows

 

Parade Contact:   Community Organizer Itah Sadu 647 – 521 7874

For more information: Stephen Weir  Festival Publicist. Phone 416-489-5868 Cell: 416-801-3101
Email: Stephen@stephenweir.com