Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Gladys Knight and The Pips Coming to SL
(More teaser video by Sonicity Fitzroy)
The press release states:
"A Once in a Second Life time event!
A Pip's Journey, with a special appearance from "Pip" William Guest, live in Second Life.
Public Event: Let's welcome RL singer/musician William Guest for the first appearance of a Pip in Second Life!
All are invited to "A Pip's Journey," featuring Pip William Guest, book author and original pip from Gladys Knight & The Pips.
Guest was inducted in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1996.
William Guest, one of the Pips and cousin to Gladys, and his co-author LadyDhyana, will share some comments about their book titled "Midnight Train FROM Georgia: A Pip's Journey. Guest's biography is available at all major book outlets; check online at Amazon.com & BarnesandNoble.com.
Lady Dhyana Ziegler, DCJ (Florida A&M University, Ph.D.) is Professor of Journalism, President and CEO at Z Creators, LLC, and co-author (with William Franklin Guest) of "Midnight Train FROM Georgia" (Branden Books, 2013). Lady Ziegler was knighted as a Dame of Justice in England in 2008.
Date: Saturday, November 9, 2013 Noon to 2PM SLT.
Come to the meet and greet, groove to the funk of DJMiles11thHour, followed by a special tribute concert in honor of Pip William Guest.
There will be two stages, one for the DJ, and the other for the Gladys Knight & The Pips Tribute concert.
Get here early to secure your place. Autographed photos will be given away during the day of the event.
Schedule of Events:
12:00-12:45: Miles11thHour as DJ (miles.eleventhauer) (Stage One)
12:45-1:00: Comments from book authors (Stage One)
1:00-2:00: Tribute Band (Stage Two, Performance Stage)
This event is produced by SoNice Productions, RingMyBel Productions, & Lowe Runo Productions
with Tribute Concert engineered by Definitive Rock Concerts (DRC).
Event held at the co-partnered sim, Virlantis (Southern Illinois University & University of Western Australia).
Gladys Knight & The Pips Avatar creations by Belinda Barnes, RingMyBel Productions.
Choreography, Puppetry, Lighting and Dance Floor Animations by Definitive Rock Concerts.
Coordinators, Sonicity Fitzroy, IM or firstname.lastname@example.org
Belinda Barnes, IM"
(Promo photos by Sonicity Fitzroy)
I also heard there will be signed doorprize giveaways! Don't miss out on this RL/SL crossover event!