• Tiffany Myñon’s Road to Paris and Beyond
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    Official Website │ Twitter │ YouTube │ Myspace Submitted by Austyn "MrBugz" Jeter Tiffany Myñon Genre: R&B New York, NY Tiffany Myñon is not your typical R&B fanatic who has been influenced by the streets of Harlem, NY and many Recording Artists since the Tender age of 4. The likes of Diana Ross, Stephanie Mills, Chaka Khan, Madonna, Celine Dion, Whitney Houston, Lauryn Hill and New Edition, to name a few, were the well respected voices that propelled Tiffany to pursue her own journey in Entertainment.  Tiffany began performing in talent shows in Headstart, singing "Let Me Be Your Angel" with the poise and voice of a seasoned vet! Tiffany joined the group "C.I.A" (Cuties in Affect) in her mid-teens and along with leading group songs, she went on to record her first single "Secret" and performed at numerous Black Expos within the Tri-State area and beyond.  Along this road, Myñon opened for the girl Group SWV and in 1993 opened the show at Atlanta's own

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  • Mfon’s Corner: The Untouchable Platinum
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    - As seen in the Oct/Dec 2012 issue of The Indiegator, Pages 64-66. Mfon's Facebook │ Email Mfon │ Platinum Facebook by Mfon Abel Ekene Sometimes our little dreams lead us to great things in life we could never have imagined. Yes, big ideas and brands sometimes emerge as a little thought but if the right actions are applied, it could become a great potential that takes us beyond our imagination. This has been the story behind an emerging American entertainment company that has two divisions namely, Platinum Untouchable Records and Platinum Untouchable Models. The beginning of Platinum Untouchable is very unique. The man behind it all is Eldonta McFadden who has been a big player in the showbiz world working with Paul Ring at Bungalo Universal Music group and also working with Artists such as Teddy Pendergrass, Lou Rawls Jr., Eddie Levert Jr. and others. Eldonta started Platinum Untouchable Records for few reasons: To give talented unsigned Artists he knows a direct

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  • Vibing with Kal’L
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    Says The Indiegator, We were going to write our own review on Kal'L, but after reading this one (below) submitted by MT Press and listening to Kal'L's music for hours on end... They hit the nail on the head with this and it only took one weekend for us to become fans for life. This man is going far, his voice is amazing! ~ Kitty Y. Williams, Editor-in-Chief - As seen in the Oct/Dec 2012 issue of The Indiegator, Pages 39-40. Facebook │ Twitter │ YouTube R&B Singer/Songwriter Review Courtesy of MT Press R&B Singer and Songwriter Kal’L brings his expressive storytelling ability and unforgettable melodies to the streets with his debut EP, Love & Loss on October 23rd, 2012. His music is a modern meeting of the classic Motown R&B of the Jackson 5 and the harmony infused, vocal-heavy Pop and R&B music of 90’s Artists like Jamie Foxx and *NSYNC. Self-produced and written entirely on his own, Love & Loss showcases Kal’L’s undeniable

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  • TC Thompkins: Bringing the Music to the People
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    - As seen in the Oct/Dec 2012 issue of The INDIEgator, Pages 55-58. - Article Short Link: http://TheINDIEgatorMag.com/?p=2215 Official Website │ Facebook │ Twitter │ Email by Kitty Y. Williams T. C. Thompkins has over 40 years experience in the Music industry as an Entertainment Consultant and Radio Specialist. He established his company, “Thompkins Marketing“, after leaving the position of Vice President of CBS Records now known as Sony Music where under his leadership, Epic and Associated Labels had been the number one urban label in the world for three years running. He helped in the development and serviced as COO of GP Production, the birth place and home of the “New Jack Swing”, Teddy Riley, Guy, Today, and Wrecks N Effect. As result of his experiences in the industry and his close association with some of the music industry’s Icons and Legendary Performers, he was encouraged to begin his consulting company. Thompkins Marketing has become known as

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  • Brian Culbertson’s Jazzy Dreams
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    - As seen in the Oct/Dec 2012 issue of The Indiegator, Page 32-35. Official Website │ Facebook │ Twitter │ YouTube │ Reverbnation│ USTREAM Brian Culbertson R&B/Jazz Multi-Instrumentalist Los Angeles, California www.BrianCulbertson.com by Kitty Y. Williams A few weeks ago I received an email from Helio PR introducing me to Verve/Universal Recording Artist, multi-Instrumentalist Brian Culbertson out of Los Angeles. Upon researching Brian further, I soon felt as if I had rediscovered Skittles for the first time as a child. Long story short, pure Euphoria! From the very first song I listened to on Amazon, “Still Here” feat. Vivian Green - lead single from his new Dreams album (which debuted at #1 on the Billboard Jazz Albums Chart), to his music videos on YouTube Vevo, I was entranced with the beauty of his collaborative sound and the different genres that were crossed throughout the different pieces. Through the music videos, I fell in love with the Spunk,

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  • The MrBugz Review: Entycee U
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    - As seen in the July/Sep 2012 issue of The Indiegator, Page 53-54. Facebook │ YouTube │ Reverbnation│ Soundcloud Singer/Songwriter Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania by Austyn "MrBugz" Jeter Stacie L. Bolden known in the music world as Entycee (pronounced N-Tice) is a Singer/Songwriter with style. Her vocals match leading ladies in the industry, both past and present, and wows many of her fans with her sultry seductive voice on a daily basis. Dubbed by her fans as “Silky”, born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania she grew up listening to singers like the late great Phyllis Hyman, Teena Marie and Vesta Williams in addition to those Artists whom are still gracing us with their presence today such as Chaka Kahn and Miki Howard, the list goes on. At the tender age of seven Entycee developed her love for both singing and writing lyrics. Starting out as a Singer and member of Pittsburgh’s Morningside Church of God and Christ youth, mass and state gospel choir, she studied

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  • Conya’s Pocketful of Purpose
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    - As seen in the July 2012 issue of The INDIEgator . Official Website │ Facebook │ Twitter │ YouTube │ iTunes by Kitty Y. Williams and Keita Hall Known as the "Queen of Indie Soul", Cleveland native Conya Doss has been inspiring the masses with her timeless classics for over a decade. As and Independent Artist often mentioned in the same sentence as Erykah Badu, Jill Scott and India Arie, Conya shares how staying true to herself is the real secret to her longevity in the music industry. The results from that personal conviction have her constantly receiving accolades from Celebs including Michael Baisden, Raheem DeVaughn, Anthony Hamilton and more. Ms. Doss set aside some time to chat with The INDIEgator about her musical journey from Cleveland School of the Arts to The Apollo Theater to stages across the world. She explains how she makes it through everyday while wearing so many different hats in both her professional and personal life. Conya also lets us in on her

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  • Getting to Know Lee Hawkins
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    - As seen in the July/Sep 2012 issue of The INDIEgator, Pages 16-22. - Article Short Link: Facebook │ Twitter │ YouTube │ Reverbnation │ iTunes by Kitty Y. Williams By day he’s interviewing a range of Celebrities including Lady Gaga, 50 Cent, The Kardashians, Usher, even UFC Executives... By midnight he’s in the studio having romantic conversations with his other love; Music. You may recognize Lee Hawkins as a guest commentator on the Fox Business News network and a staff Reporter for the Wall Street Journal. Lee shared with The INDIEgator his musical journey from Minnesota to New York City and how he balances it with his love for Journalism. We also get some insight into some unique ways to make it in the music industry as an Independent Artist including knowledge he’s gained from interviewing top Celebs in the business. The INDIEgator: Where are you from and where are you currently located? Lee: I am originally from St. Paul, Minnesota and I currently

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  • Introducing “Raw ‘N B” Duo The Vx of Houston
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    - As seen in the July/Sep 2012 issue of The Indiegator, Pages 28-29 and Facebook.com/TheVxMusic. Official Website │ Facebook │ Twitter │ YouTube │ iTunes  Every so often, the music industry gets a thirst for something different. A new face. A new sound. A new vision. Something that steps outside the lines of what has become ordinary to our audible palettes. In a business crowded with cloned artistry, The Vx quenches that thirst for freshness, originality and creative appeal. The Vx is a vocal duo hailing from Houston, Texas. Duece, known for his notorious humor and Yiego, known for his cool and charismatic charm. Both offer an edgy flair for music, style and a hint of enticing mischievousness that appeals to the ladies yet remains relatable to the fellas. Together, they go against the grain of what the industry expects—a typical boy band in a solo playing field--The Vx is what music is missing. Since their humble beginnings as teens, Duece and Yiego have worked

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