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Austin and his band did an awesome performance at BET Music Matters showcase in New York on August 14th! Check out a video by @rednyc1979 and photos by Next2Shine.
The official Austin Brown website AustinBrown.com has been revamped with a new design and cool new features such as a shop, your chance to sign up as a backpack kid, subscribe to a newsletter and lots more! Check it out now!
Austin appeared on BET 106 & Park on August 14th with Jermaine Dupri introducing himself to a large and young audience and presenting his music video for "Menage a trois".
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).