Black Mental Health Matters

Black Mental Health Matters Graphic
Feb
17
Past
MusiCares
Location
United States
Time
Feb 17, 2021 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
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Feb 17, 2021 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
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Feb 17, 2021 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
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Join Muni Long, singer/songwriter and Torae, songwriter/media personality, as they share their stories of success and challenge around mental health and the black experience. Champions of normalizing the conversation about mental health, they will address the topic through two lenses; the pandemic/COVID and racial injustice. Resources specific for the black community will be discussed as well as time for q&a.

MusiCares & The Orchard Present: Amplifying Your Artist's Story Flyer
Feb
18
Past
MusiCares
Location
United States
Time
Feb 18, 2021 - 1:30 pm to 2:00 pm
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Feb 18, 2021 - 1:30 pm to 2:00 pm
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Feb 18, 2021 - 1:30 pm to 2:00 pm
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Whether you’re a creative yourself or working on an artist team, it’s important to understand how to authentically amplify an artist’s story and build a brand from the ground up. From developing your story, to the album cycle, to connecting off-platform, this session will feature industry experts from The Orchard and will discuss strategic ways to capture your artist's message through various channels.

 

Panelists include:

Ryan Whitman, Associate Director, Digital Marketing (Moderator), The Orchard

Naji Grampus, Director, Urban Strategy, North America, The Orchard

Theizu Telewoda, Director, Video Services & Channel Management, The Orchard

Covid-19 And The Vaccine: Dispelling The Myths Flyer
Feb
24
Past
MusiCares
Location
United States
Time
Feb 24, 2021 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
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Feb 24, 2021 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
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Feb 24, 2021 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
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Please join MusiCares during Black History Month with a dynamic panel of powerhouse artists, music industry professionals and medical experts in the discussion of dispelling the myths regarding Covid-19 and the vaccine.

Moderator: Jeriel Johnson, Executive Director of the Washington, DC Chapter of the Recording Academy currently oversees Academy Membership and Industry Relations for DC, Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia.

Panelists include:
Medical expert - Dr. Garrick Baskerville who is a board-certified Family Medicine physician and the Founder of METSI Care. He received a B.S. degree in Biology from the Pennsylvania State University. He has practiced in Primary Care, Urgent Care, Sports Medicine, and Occupational Health (Worker's Compensation) for the past 13 years.

Artist/Singer/Songwriter/Rapper - Maimouna Youssef aka Mumu Fresh is an artist that any fan of gospel, jazz, soul and hip-hop needs to know. The Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter and emcee is often playing a supporting vocalist role for The Roots, Erykah Badu, Common and many other big names in music.

Since 1985, DJ Jazzy Jeff has wowed us with his flawless turntable skills, innovative production and musical versatility. With the success of DJ Jazzy Jeff &the Fresh Prince, his acclaimed production company A Touch of Jazz, a DMC Championship and multiple GRAMMY and American Music Awards wins and nominations, DJ Jazzy Jeff proves time and again that he’ll always be a force to be reckoned with.

Facts, Fears and Honest Dialogue: COVID-19 Vaccines and the Black Music Community Photo
Feb
26
Past
MusiCares
Location
United States
Time
Feb 26, 2021 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
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Facebook/YouTube Livestream:
Feb 26, 2021 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
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Feb 26, 2021 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
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In collaboration with The Ad Council, “Facts, Fears and Honest Dialogue: COVID-19 Vaccines and the Black Music Community” will be a one-hour, moderated discussion featuring a panel of music industry professionals alongside subject-matter medical experts in a conversation that will authentically deliver the facts about the vaccine in order to drive action among Black consumers. This nationwide event will be part of a series of events meant to raise awareness of the COVID-19 vaccine work with the Black community and share with MusiCares’ constituents the various educational assets that are being created.

 

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS:

  • Dr. Renee Matthews, Influencer and Brand Ambassador in the healthcare industry, Moderator
  • Dre Davis, Supergiant Records, Tour Manager
  • DMC, Musician and Rapper, Founding Member of Run – D.M.C.
  • Anthony Hamilton, GRAMMY Award winning Vocalist, Songwriter and Record Producer
  • Dr. Jayne Middlebrooks Morgan, MD, Cardiologist, Clinical Director, COVID Task Force at Piedmonth Healthcare
  • Emil Wilbekin, Founder, Native Son Now, Journalist, Former Editor-In-Chief of Vibe Magazine and GIANT magazine
  • Dr. Olajide Williams, M.D., Neurologist, Global Leader in Health Disparities, Founder of Hip Hop Public Health
Weekly Cyber Emotional Support Groups (in partnership with ASCAP) Graphic
Mar
01
MusiCares
Location
United States
Time
Mar 1, 2021 - 12:00 am to Mar 31, 2021 - 12:00 am
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Mar 1, 2021 - 12:00 am to Mar 31, 2021 - 12:00 am
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Mar 1, 2021 - 12:00 am to Mar 31, 2021 - 12:00 am
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Feeling stressed or anxious about the state of the music industry at the moment? Feeling down or simply needing a bit of community and support? Please join us weekly for one of our confidential cyber support groups. These groups are free of charge and occur weekly. Contact one of the group leaders below for more information and dial in instructions. 

Thursdays @ 4pm PT, 6pm CT, and 7pm ET
PeteHarrisPhD@mac.com or (615) 279-3663

Fridays @ 1pm PT, 3pm CT, and 4pm ET
Paulill@me.com or (818) 634-8953