It’s a new world. Now we can present a better concert to you — and on that cold, snowy or rainy evening you don’t even have to leave your home to get inspired.
Is Anybody Listening, A Theatrical Concert and Webcast produced by Watchfire Music will debut and webcast in February of 2016 at the Sheen Center, a state-of-the-art theater and webcasting facility in NYC. We’re raising funds now to make it all happen. We ask for your support.
Welcome to the new HVmusic 3.0
This is our third major version since we launched this site way back in 1997. With this revision we have created an attractive new look, and a "responsive" website that works equally well on all types of devices — traditional web browsers, tablets, and mobile phones. You can now manage all your listings from your mobile phone too. So if you had tried visiting us in the past on your mobile phone, please try again, we think you'll love the experience.
The beta test is now over and I want to thank all the HVmusic users who tried out the new code and gave us feedback before we went live.
We hope you like the new HVmusic as much as we do.
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I hope that you have had a chance to check out the beta of the new HVmusic 3.0. That version contains some cool new functions, like the ability, in the calendar, to see events near you. But what else would you like to see me working on in the future?
Here are some suggestions I have had in the past:
Please add your own suggestions in the comments, or vote for one of these above.
The Seventh Annual Woodstock Invitational Luthiers Showcase (and Tonewood Festival) will be held October 23, 24 & 25, 2015, at the Bearsville Theater and Utopia Soundstage, 291 & 293 Tinker Street, Woodstock, NY 12498. The Woodstock Invitational is an alternative guitar show, featuring fine, contemporary, handmade acoustic guitars and stringed musical instruments, exhibited by their makers.
With the rise in the ownership of smartphones, the music industry has extended its platform to these consumer gadgets to allow music lovers more reasons to take their favorite tunes and tracks with them wherever they go. Music can be consumed via mobile devices via mp3 or mp4 files, radio, online apps, and even on video viewing websites like YouTube. Based on eMarketers’s research, more than 99% of mobile device owners maximize their smartphone to listen to saved and online music files. The research also revealed that the growth in music consumption via mobile is expected to grow in 2015 and the coming years.
Here’s a post that will show you how mobile technology revolutionizes the music industry and how it will continue to reshape how music is listen to over the next 5 years.
Charles contracted Hepatitis-C in the early 1970s. Hepatitis-C is a virus that that can lead to cirrhosis, liver cancer, and liver failure. Due to the extensive damage that the virus had caused his liver and body over time, Charles was experiencing liver failure. His physicians placed him on the organ transplant waiting list.
During the Christmas and Hanukkah season of 2005, he received the gift of a lifetime—a donor had been found, and Charles underwent the transplant surgery that saved his life. Charles thrived after his transplant surgery and throughout his recuperation, even working on and releasing a new album with his working band, The Junkyard Angels. Titled Outside Looking In, the album was released in 2010.
Unfortunately, it was discovered that the Hepatitis-C virus that was still in his body had infected his donated liver. This was devastating news, but it’s not an uncommon occurrence.