Tuesday, June 30, 2009

Oliver Sean's quote on Michael Jackson - Sakaal Times, Pune, India

Read the quote by Oliver Sean and other artists about the passing away
of the legendary Michael Jackson on Pune's largest newspaper Sakaal
Times.

- W.O.A News Desk

Thursday, June 25, 2009

W.O.A International Signs Electro Music’s New Heart and Soul.

Belgium based Electro star SynchDub signed to the W.O.A International Roster.

25 June 2009  - Goa, India -– The W.O.A International roster today is the most sought after list of artists around the world with W.O.A artists being picked up for major tours, compilations and brand endorsements. Today W.O.A International adds a star of Electro music to its prestigious list of artists; Belgium based Electro Producer, Songwriter and Musician SynchDub.
   
"Electro and its sub genres are the biggest thing in the world now and its demographic keeps growing. This genre is now evident in almost every main stream hit this year" says Wanda Alvares, Head of Marketing, W.O.A International, "with the signing of SynchDub we have strengthened or line of artists in this genre and are excited to bring this artist to regions like India and Dubai where Electro is probably growing faster than any other region".

SynchDub is moving in the right direction of claiming the title as the Electro heavyweights in the International market and supporting this endeavor is the International infrastructure that W.O.A International offers its artists through W.O.A Records, W.O.A Management, W.O.A Events, W.O.A Media Studios and W.O.A Publishing

"SynchDub's music is abstract, minimalist funk at its best, reminiscent of Gary Numan, Depeche Mode and Kraftwerk. Our last two albums were well received by SynchDub fans and the new album ready for release is 'Twilight Last Grace'" says SynchDubs founder, Cari. "SynchDub has been a regular in the European and South American festival circuit for years and we are excited to break into the Indian and Middle Eastern markets now with W.O.A International"

SynchDub is to be a featured artist on the world-renowned compilation by W.O.A Records Goa Chillout Zone Volume 2 and is also to be featured on one of the W.O.A Records Independent No.1's tours in 2010 in India and Dubai. Stay tuned to the Official W.O.A International website for updates on this fine artist.

ABOUT W.O.A INTERNATIONAL
Formed in 1998 by World Music star Oliver Sean, W.O.A International is a global entertainment company that continues to lead the way when it comes to how music should be promoted. They are pioneering international music in India and Asia and are now synonymous with the region. Their enviable reputation at opening up new possibilities means that they are the go-to company for independent artists wishing a truly international presence.

For additional information, please contact:
Irene Sequeira
W.O.A International
+91 9326126670
info@woarecords.com

Further details about W.O.A International is available at www.woarecords.com

Thursday, June 11, 2009

W.O.A International signs on its first Holy Hip Hop Artist.

US Based 6th Trumpet now signed to W.O.A International's artist
management division.

Goa, India –June 11, 2009 – The W.O.A International roster is probably
one of the world's most diverse list of artists signed to a company
ranging from Rock to World and Pop to Jazz. Now this list gets more
diverse with the signing of the first 'Holy Hip Hop' artist 6th
Trumpet..

"Holy Hip Hop isn't a genre we have signed on before but we think that
6th trumpet was the right act to sign on as the first artist from this
genre to our label" says Wanda Alvares, E.V.P / Head of Marketing
W.O.A International, "This artist is our first step at bringing holy
hip hop to India and we look forward to seeing the reception this
music gets in India".

With the International infrastructure that W.O.A International offers
its artists through W.O.A Records, W.O.A Management, W.O.A Events and
W.O.A Media Studios; 6th Trumpet aka Richard White has all the support
he needs now to break into the International music scene.

"Music is my interpretation of the essence of creation in a spiritual
sense; it is art in nature and a vital element of life that can help
foster peace in one's soul" says 6th Trumpet aka Richard White, "My
Father Richard E White has been the most influential human beings to
me in regards to music. I remember being very young when every night
my father would play the organ, the sound of his music sunk into my
spirit and became something that I loved"

W.O.A International is planning on promoting 6th trumpet via its vast
music industry networks and will have the music of 6th trumpet
reaching fans of this blend of music very soon. Stay tuned to the
official W.O.A website for further updates on this artist

ABOUT W.O.A INTERNATIONAL
Formed in 1998 by World Music star Oliver Sean, W.O.A International is
a global entertainment company that continues to lead the way when it
comes to how music should be promoted. They are pioneering
international music in India and Asia and are now synonymous with the
region. Their enviable reputation at opening up new possibilities
means that they are the go-to company for independent artists wishing
a truly international presence.

For additional information, please contact:
Irene Sequeira
W.O.A International
+91 9326126670
info@woarecords.com

Further details about W.O.A International is available at www.woarecords.com

Monday, June 01, 2009

Country star from Canada signs on to W.O.A International

W.O.A International signs Kate Ashby-Craft to its artist management
division in India.

Goa, India – June 1, 2009 – With the list of Independent stars growing
on the W.O.A Records roster the company's star list now grows even
larger with the signing of Canada's upcoming country star Kate
Ashby-Craft, Canada's hottest country offering.

"Country music is my favourite genre of music that I love listening to
and when I heard Kate's music I was hooked from the first song
onwards" says Oliver Sean, President/ Founder, W.O.A International,
"she has already been nominated for the 'Best Microphone Award' (Best
Singer) at the King Eagle Music Awards held in Nashville (home of
country music) and we think her music will be well received by the
surprising number of country fans growing Internationally and W.O.A
International is fully geared to take her music to the masses".

Originally from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Kate Ashby-Craft started off as
a classical voice and theatre major in University but wanting to
experience other kinds of music Kate went on the road performing
everything from country and rock to jazz and blues touring Canada and
the U.S.A. Her albums have been well received on various commercial
radio stations in the US and Canada and her vast experience in the
field of music have always brought recognition and accolade to her
compositions and songs.

"My latest CD 'Love Is All There Is' was a concept album and
lyrically all twelve songs explored a different dimension of love.
Musically this album ventured into Jazz/Pop with a Latin/AC/Folk
flavour" says Kate, "This album received rave reviews and has charted
on several college radio charts. In October 2007 this CD was nominated
for 4 Music Awards in the Toronto Exclusive Magazine Awards."

Kate's music is now receiving Commercial radio airplay around the
world and in September 2008 Kate accepted the role of June Carter Cash
in the touring show 'The Legend in Black', a tribute show to the music
of the late Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash. Kate Ashby-Craft has
been seen and heard on various TV and radio shows such as City TV's
"Breakfast Television" and CBC's Ontario Morning and has performed at
such notable venues as the Canadian National Exhibition in Toronto,
Waterloo's Festival Of Lights, Canada Day celebrations in London as
well as the Songwriter's Association Canada's Bluebird North in
Toronto, The Canterbury Folk Festival in Ingersoll and The Stratford
Festival of Canada.

W.O.A International is now gearing up to bring this true blue country
star to India and promote her music on a global level. Stay tuned to
the W.O.A Records website for more information on Kate Ashby-Craft.

ABOUT W.O.A INTERNATIONAL
Formed in 1998 by World Music star Oliver Sean, W.O.A International is
a global entertainment company that continues to lead the way when it
comes to how music should be promoted. They are pioneering
international music in India and Asia and are now synonymous with the
region. Their enviable reputation at opening up new possibilities
means that they are the go-to company for independent artists wishing
a truly international presence.

For additional information, please contact:
Irene Sequeira
W.O.A International
+91 9326126670
info@woarecords.com
http://www.woarecords.com