Tonight, Stone Groove, a weekly open mic in the heart of Downtown Miami hosted by Marcus Blake and Rod Deal, celebrates 5 years of magic! Carmel Ophir, owner of The Vagabond, often refers to Stone Groove as “The Soul of The Vagabond.”
If you’ve never attended Stone Groove or haven’t in a while, head down to 14th Street TONIGHT and find out why…
Miami R&B singer, Nia Devine, does her own thing. It’s easy for similar artists to fall into the trap of copying one another at the expense of new ideas and feeling. Of course like other performers in the genre, her songs are chill and soulful. Devine stands apart though in both her attention-grabbing songwriting, and the intensely high levels of carnal passion that ooze from every note she sings. All the more appropriate that her upcoming debut album is to be called ‘Sex Tape.’
Set to be released in November 2013, it will be a collection of songs about love and lust and judging from the three song teaser Devine has recently released, the music fits the lyrics.
Painter, fashion designer, radio show host, event producer and poet are some of the many hats Marcus Blake, aka Sosa Black, wears in his never ending quest for creative expression. Constantly stepping out of line and encouraging others to do the same, he is a rebel with and without a cause.
With the start of the new year, Marcus Blake will be releasing his fourth spoken word album, Welcome to the Renaissance, under the alias Sosa Black. Continue Reading