Legend Group Records Inks Multi-Album Recording/Production Contract With Powerhouse Trio—The Atomi
Tom Fletcher, Patrick Caccia and Mico Olmos Collaborate as The ATOMIX at Infusion Lounge at Universal City Walk, Tuesday January 22 at 8pm, for a sneak preview.
Los Angeles, CA (PRUnderground) January 22nd, 2013
Legend Group Records www.LegendGroupRecords.com, has signed an overall recording contract and multi-media merchandising deal with The ATOMIX,www.TheAtomix.com a new collaboration between multi-platinum award winning engineer Tom Fletcher, along with studio and touring sensations, Mico Olmos and Patrick Caccia.
“We are very excited to introduce The ATOMIX and are confident they will quickly garner fans and praise as their members are very schooled in the interworkings of creating a successful artist,” said Legend Group Records label President Houston Curtis. “We are thrilled to be collaborating with some of the biggest names behind some of the biggest superstars in music and are confident they will surge into the mainstream.”
“I believe that teaming up The ATOMIX with Legend Group Records is recipe for platinum level success. Not only is the debut album, A Perfect World both a sonic and musical masterpiece, but the groups ability to work as a production team for the Legend Group’s amazing roster of new artists like John Spicer will result in rock, pop and country music’s version of what producers like Dr. Dre or Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis have brought to hip hop and R&B,” said Dave Weiderman, Head of A&R for Guitar Center and Executive producer of “In A Perfect World.”
Described as a mix between “Genesis meets Tom Petty,” The ATOMIX will preview several tracks from their debut album “In A Perfect World,” tonight at Infusion Lounge at Universal City Walk at 8:00pm. Special guest John Spicer, a fast-rising country artist will open the show with an acoustic performance.
Twenty-one year-old Spicer has been playing the guitar since age 4 and also plays banjo, dobro, mandolin, fiddle, harmonica, lap steel, bass guitar and piano. John has played sessions with Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, George Clinton, National Recording artists Elvis Monroe and has also performed at LA’s famous Jazz club The Baked Potato. John endorses Evertune bridges and has been invited to play at NAAM on Fender’s official artist roster. Additionally, he was recently invited by Guitar Center’s Dave Weiderman and famed rock photographer, Robert Knight to join Knight’s illustrious new endeavor, The Brotherhood of Guitarists. John will head to the studio in March 2013, to begin recording his debut album as a new Legend Group Records recording artist.
“John is that once in a lifetime kind of artist that you always hope to discover,” said Curtis. “His songs about life speak way beyond his years and are only rivaled by his incredible voice and unprecedented musical ability. In other words, The boy can play!”
“When Houston introduced me to John Spicer I instantly became one of his biggest fans. Not only will music fans everywhere fall in love with his singing and songwriting, but I believe John to be one of the hottest upcoming country guitar players in the world today,” added Guitar Center’s Dave Weiderman, who introduced Spicer and Legend Group Record’s President, Houston Curtis to The ATOMIX. An intorduction that culminated in Legend Group Records releasing The Atomix new masterpiece and signing production deals its stable of new artist releases including John Spicer.
Tonights debut show will also feature rock trio MAL whose album was mixed by Tom Fletcher of The ATOMIX and will be emceed by radio and television personality, Kerri Kasem. Famed Rock-n-Roll Chef, Johnny Ciao’s Koncert Kitchen will serve up a rockin menu for an anticpated pre-NAAM show “who’s who” of music crowd. The ATOMIX will be on-hand after the show to meet fans and autograph a very limited edition (only 120 copies left), first run, collectors item CD of their debut album “In a Perfect World.” Admission is free and the doors open to the Infusion Lounge at 6:30pm. The performance will also be video taped by Legend Group Studios production team for an upcoming DVD documentary about The ATOMIX.
About Houston Curtis
In addition to being President and CEO for Legend Group Studios, Mr. Curtis has an extensive career background in the music business which began in the early 90’s under a development deal with Warner Brother Records VP, Fern Cranston. Curtis, a graduate from the Grove School of Music began playing guitar on It’s Showtime At The Appollo sessions which led to a segway into television production. By the late 90’s Curtis became MTV’s Director of Music Development working under MTV Networks President Brian Graden and MTV Executive VP, Lois Curren where he was instrumental in creating and developing music based entertainment and event programming including the critically acclaimed, Video Cliche’s, MTV’s Cool Crap Weekend, Making The Band, I Wanna Be A VJ as well as developing Dinner With Ozzy which went on to become reality smash hit, The Ossbourne’s. After creating one of the hottest selling non-theatrical video series of its time in 1999 with The Best of Backyard Wrestling, Curtis went on to launch Big Vision Entertainment the largest selling special interest dvd label in the country. Incorporating music into many of his productions such as MTV’s Wrestling Society X, Curtis has worked with such artists as Black Label Society, Three Six Mafia, Good Charolotte, Pitbull, George Clinton and many more.
For more information, on The ATOMIX please visit www.TheATOMIX.com,
About Legend Group Records
Founded in February 2012 by a group entertainment inudstry veterans, Chuck Banner, Ben Caswell, Steve Kaminski and President and CEO, Houston Curtis, Legend Group Records is the official music label division under the Legend Group Studios umbrella. LGR’s strives to broing a new approach to launching Big Label worthy acts with an independent artist-driven approach. In addition to new artists, the label will also focus on ressurecting some of the greatest, lost archival music throughout entertainment history. Supported via the output mechanism of eOne distribution, LGR will reach both brick and mortar retail stores as well as all major digital distribution outlets including Amazon, iTunes, Google Play and its self launched digtal retail store, Legend Flix (www.Legendflix.com)