Against Grace

TurnStyle Music Group Presents

Against Grace

Jake Klar, Megan Crain, 13 HANDS

Thu, September 13, 2012

7:00 pm

Ella Lounge

New York, NY

$5.00

This event is 21 and over

Against Grace - (Set time: 10:00 PM)
Against Grace
Against Grace is a dance rock band from Richmond, VA. Since their debut album release, the band has shared the stage with many regional and national artists such as Anberlin, SafetySuit, Switchfoot, Airborne Toxic Event, Saving Abel, Parachute, Hollywood Undead, Mae, Bayside, Thriving Ivory, Matt Nathanson, and many others.

Against Grace's track, "Radio" just garnered an honorable mention award in Billboard's World Songwriting Contest, and is receiving airplay in the UK. AG released their first EP, "Shout It Out", in June 2010. This EP was mixed by Paul David Hager (Goo Goo Dolls, Our Lady Peace, Jonas Brothers) and Mitch Easter (REM, Wilco). Their latest single was mastered by Greg Calbi (Kings of Leon, U2, The Strokes, John Mayer, MGMT).

AG also completed a tour of Japan and entertained U.S. Troops abroad. The band is currently working an a full length album due out in 2012.
Jake Klar - (Set time: 7:00 PM)
Jake Klar
Megan Crain - (Set time: 8:00 PM)
Megan Crain
Megan Crain has been living in New York City for the last 3 years performing at venues such as Radio City Music Hall and Times Square’s Iridium Jazz Club (with the Barry Levitt Band). After a year of touring as background vocalist for New York City band, Rawson, Megan has now finished producing her debut EP. With influences of blues, funk and soul music, Megan’s sound could be paralleled to contemporaries such as Nikka Costa, Gavin DeGraw, Alicia Keys and Sara Bareillies.
13 HANDS - (Set time: 9:00 PM)
13 HANDS
13 HANDS, aka Dalien, an independent, 2006 Grammy nominated musician/singer-songwriter, world musician and Yoga Professor at Montclair State University.

13 HANDS’ contemporary and world chant sound is a cross between David Grey, Damien Rice, Pink Floyd and various World music styles. Additionally he plays over 20 instruments from various cultures, including Native American flutes, African and Indian percussion, and Hang drum that are incorporated into the contemporary, world and meditative music.

Musically and Kirtanally speaking, 13 HANDS, is a two time, Grammy nominated artist, He has released 5 albums and has been immersed in contemporary, healing and world music for over 20 years having shared stage/opened for RUN DMC, Ani DiFranco, Krishna Das, WAH!, Shyamdas, Dave Stringer, Ours, Paula Cole, Mongolian Throat Singers and Laurie Anderson to name a few; along with being the first independent artist to chart simultaneously on the alternative and world music charts with “Big Lie” and “Ganesha” on his last release, “You Are What You Leave Behind”.

His live shows are wildly interactive as the audience is completely transformed into his band during various points.. He shares with a passionate and humorous heart and has developed clinically proven, integrative mind/body/spirit and sound healing techniques for the treatment of depression, anxiety and related PTSD symptoms. LEARN MORE AT WWW.13HANDS.COM
Venue Information:
Ella Lounge
9 Avenue A
New York, NY, 10009
http://ellalounge.com/