On Monday August 13th 8pm (EST) 5pm (PST) Austin will be on SugaTreats WHCR 90.3 NY live with audio and video stream with @OhSoKool on @sugatreats WHCRr.org 90.3 FM-NY. Make sure to tune in! On Sunday night, August 12th, Austin did an interview on Z93 with DJ Cass.
Upon concluding their Summer tour, The Jacksons will journey into the studio for their first album since 1989′s 2300 Jackson Street. According to Jackie, the group’s latest venture will be modern but also revisit their roots.
“… a little bit of today, and also a return to our sound. We’re gonna keep it simple. We can’t shy away from our sound.”
The album will be released on the newly revived Motown label. Once completed, The Jacksons could possibly move forward with another tour.
The Jacksons continue their reunion tour with an additional show on Saturday, August 11th when they perform as part of the Seaside Summer Concert Series held at West 21st Street and Surf Avenue in Coney Island, right next to MCU Park, home to the Brooklyn Cyclones. The Jacksons’ August 11th show was preceded by A Tribute to Donna Summer featuring Gloria Gaynor, The Village People, The Trammps and Rose Royce, The Best of Classic Rock Night featuring Dennis DeYoung playing the music of Styx, Lou Gramm (Foreigner) and Bobby Kimball (Original Lead Singer of Toto).
Yashi performed live at the Mezzanine in San Francisco on August 10th, an event by People of Poetry and Come Alive Tour Dreamathon.
Austin invites all backpackkids in the New York area to come watch him perform at the BET Music Matters Showcase at Santos Party House on August 14th. The doors open at 8PM and the show starts at 8:30PM. Age is 21 and over and Admission is free. The venue is Santos Party House and the address is 96 Lafayette Street, New York, NY (between Walker St and White St).
Be sure to purchase and download Taryll's new single "Best of all time" on iTunes or Amazon! The song is an amazing tribute to his uncle, the King of Pop Michael Jackson, because he's the best of all time! Support Taryll's solo music career and keep the legacy alive! Tthe single is taken from the Taryll's second EP Undeniable that will be out on August 29th and is dedicated to Michael Jackson.
Harper Collins Publishers offered you a chance to win a copy of Jermaine's best-selling You Are Not Alone: Michael Through A Brother’s Eyes paperback which was published in the UK on June 21st with a new cover and a new chapter covering the Murray trial. Below are the names and countries of the 5 lucky winners. Congratulations! Your prize is sent out, but it may take awhile to receive the paperback in the mail as they are shipped out from the UK.
Don't forget to download the free Jackson Photos App on Amazon or iTunes. The app offers 27 photos illustrated with 36 minutes of video commentary in which Jermaine takes us on an intimate journey through the stories behind this fascinating selection of photos of his brother Michael.
Paris tweeted a photo a giant shrine to her father that she created in her bedroom wall, covered in pictures of Michael.