Tenpenney Joke is an original style aggressive alternative rock music band from Melbourne, Australia. Formed in 1997, Anthony Casey, Brian Rimmer, Tim Kill, Pete Coon and Craig Boswell joined forces to
create their vision of the ultimate alternative rock band. Their sole aim was to create original songs that contained the ideal blend of rhythm, heavy riffs, and melodic harmonies. This 5-piece ensemble has
managed to produce a unique blend of lyrics & vocals. Being compared to the sound of Tool, System Of A Down, Tea Party and Foo Fighters, Tenpenny has been influenced by the bands Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, Alice In Chains, Beatles and Pearl Jam. Throughout their decade-long history, Tenpenny Joke have focused primarily on delivering intense, memorable song writing and stellar live shows. Having appeared at many of Australia and New Zealand’s premier live band venues, the band have built a huge underground following after years of touring, writing, recording and independent releases.
Vance Ditto born and raised in Kentucky in 1971. He was fortunate enough to witness and hear some of the best artist and music of his generation at an early age. Witnessing the birth of Hip Hop and being a music lover ever since his childhood years. Over those course of time he has promoted top unsigned artist by showcasing them in a talent contest and booking as Vice President of Slip n Slide Records, Jullian Boothe and A&R Henry Cedano for the next big superstar in Kentucky. For shows with Travis Porter, Jody Breeze, Louisiana Cash and Michel’le. One of his artist did feature songs with Trill Ville and Travis Porter. And went on to get signed with Soulja Boys Artist Calico Jones under the SODMG label. Thru his management another talented artist who is doing well at this time in his career is James ‘Jay Yola’ Jackson. He has also had the opportunity to have a personal meeting with Vice President of Rick Ross Label Geter K of Maybach Music Group.
J.R. Chrome was born November 29, 1997 as Jaron James. He grew up in Lexington, Kentucky. J.R. Chrome loves music. As a young child he listened to all types of music like the Temptations and The Five Heart Beats, he was different from the rest of the kids in a good way.
J.R. Chrome can play the piano by ear he is a very talented young man and he is also a dancer, rapper/songwriter and actor yes you can say a young man with many talents as well gifted. P.Y.T. is a young boy telling a young girl that she is a P.Y.T. Pretty young Thang J.R. Chrome wanted to bring that saying back to his day and age with J.R. Chrome’s own sound. His idols include from Chris Brown and tyga, J.R. Chrome also played in “impact after the crash” documentary. He has a great pasion for music. He filmed his first song P.Y.T. in New York he says he is music. With a great collections of songs in his catalog with BMI and his focus is to make a giant splash in the publishing scene and build industry relationships.
Surrounded by the ills of urban society this tenacious woman found a cure through the Lord and was blessed with the insight to reveal life in song and verse. Darice Jordan, has faced many obstacles and at every turn succeeded against all odds, knowing God has a plan. Always the revisionist and equipped with ambition, determination and a natural love for family, this wife and mother of two knows many could relate to her story. Having been influenced by hip-hop, R&B, Reggae and pop the inspiring gospel artist is looking forward to illuminating the genre with her talents. Her quiet demeanor and natural beauty gives her an essence of a wisdom and maturity needed in this industry, balancing her outgoing personality and excitement of her future.
In the world of hip-hop and rap music. The artist must be able to be innovative, creative, original, ambitious, versatile, and dedicated. These are just a few of the traits that describe ‘Darice Jordan’.
George Love Jr a 24 year old rap/hip-hop artist born August 26 1988 out of South Memphis, Tennessee currently on a rise from the struggle to the top in a matter of months dedication and hard work with support of close immediate family members this is definitely a star in the making JoRen. At the age of 2 George and his older brother Cordell at the time was age 4 were taking into state custody due to some issues within their family. Although George did not have his biological parents he adapted to life coming up as a foster child. Growing up in a urban community that is centered around music an it’s different styles and cultures George became interested in music early in his life. He had a unique talent of writing poems while observing life’s difficulties failures and successes. He wanted to express himself more through music. This young Artist is unique an has a guaranteed spot at stardom in the music industry.
Born in Ílhavo, Portugal on August 14, 1953 and immigrated with his parents to the United States in 1966. Influenced by his father. He formed Top Five, a band that dissolved shortly after shortly afterwards, paving the way to The Capitalist, one of the most famous bands serving the Portuguese-American communities all over New England area as well a couple appearances in the Azores.
After 27 years of activity, this band also came to an end due to a change of life styles among its active members. John, was inactive for a short time. But returned to the music scene recently. In his own studio, he composed, arranged, and recorded four instrumental songs based on some of the music styles performed thru the years. Also is the brother of the music publisher, ‘T J C Communications Publishing BMI. John has been perfecting his craft since a very early age. Something that started out as a hoby now embodied into the artist he is today.
Born in the United Kingdom and raised in Australia. Has had music tracks 2nd place at the Song of The Year in 2009 and 2011. At http://www.songoftheyear.com as well being consider for the BET awards for 2013 in New York City to perform in front of Jay Z.
He is also a former number 1 BMX Cycling Champion of New Zealand & Australian Champion and a 5 time National N B L Champion. Jay plays piano. His hobbies include Swimming, Cycling, Tennis, Boxing. His latest recording was done at Produced by Nick Carpenter at Core Recording Studio in Burleigh Waters in Australia.
Jay Whyman cool, edgy songs feature chilled out beats and catchy hooks, in Pop/R&B makes them perfect for contemporary Urban-themed Film, TV, and Commercial projects.
Nicholas Patrick is the head engineer/ music producer of Digital Theory Productions, based in Dallas, Texas. He is a musician/producer of all musical genres. He consistently creates commercial and popular music with an undeniably polished professional sound.
Nicholas Patrick has an unmatched ability to compose a musical work that sets the tone in film, television or advertisements. Many of his productions are in song format as per singer songwriter opportunities as well. He is a Pro Tools advocate and he holds a P.T. certification. Also, Nicholas was the Valedictorian of his graduating class of 2011 with a degree in Audio Engineering.
Nicholas Patrick composes, performs, tracks, mixes, and masters. He is neither limited by time nor imagination. Influenced by The Goo Goo Dolls, The Big Fish, Danny Elfman, Hanz Zimmer, Van Halen and Journey. The short term goals are to expand his catalog with quality music that fits a variety of Television Programs, Films and advertisements.
Phalando Lawson growing up in a family of music such as Gladys Knight. He has grown his mark in the industry and is well on his way to becoming a musical icon. Born and raised on Riverdale, Georgia. Phalando has been in many commercials as well such as “Lays” and most recently “American Deli” just to name a few. As an artist and an actor he has the drive to achieve his goals. zines such as Source Magazine, Ozone Magazine, Hood Magazine, Underground Recording Label Street Talk Newspaper and Magazine, and Record Label. He has worked with professional photographer Robert C. Herbert (Atlanta Photographers Studios and Darnell Wilburn (Studio Space Atlanta) Phalando has performed throughout the South. He owns his own record label, ‘FACEOFFRECORDS’. As well owning his own publishing company with BMI. He has been on interviews with MTV, BET, (W.U.P.A. 69). Big oomp T.V., Comcast Network 23, Sports talk shows and Same Stone Video Show, and Jerry King Atlanta in Concert.