“When Destiny Beckons…You Must Chase Your Dreams”
Written, Produced, and Performed by: Justin Kuhns
Directed and Edited by: Sanjiv Solanki
Director of Photography: Lance Kuhns
Original Score by: Jeff Kirchner
An 8:30 minute avant-garde short film by Graphic Designer, Justin Kuhns, where his design portfolio becomes an antagonist within the framework of a 3 piece narrative. All done with the intended purpose to inspire the viewer to search after and follow their own dreams, which is a visual expression of Catapult’s own brand promise;
“Launch Your Dreams.”
City City is a fab five from Los Angeles, playing music driven by catchy beats, guitar effects, synth sounds, pop sensibilities, and smiles. The band’s 2011 tour schedule included cities from the Pacific to the Midwest. In addition to two EPs (Lines, Adult People), the band also produced a series of short videos for “City City Interviews City City” and a music video for “the Network.” The band currently has new songs in the works for an upcoming LP.
Nicky Davey is a talented group of musicians that play an eclectic pop/soul sound. The Los Angeles based two-man crew Nicky Davey, consisting of front man Nick Green and Dave Rosser aren’t trying to play louder than anyone else, just work harder and write well crafted songs to prove it. With influences from all genres, these two produce music that has something for everyone.
Since 2008, Green a Los Angeles native and Rosser, originally from Lincoln, Nebraska, have been writing songs reminiscent of Steely Dan that are radio ready and made to cruise down California’s Pacific Coast Highway. Green’s intricate vocals and great ear highlight the funky grooves and melodies laid down by Rosser. Now fitted with a full band to complete the live music experience they are ready for great things in 2012.
Act As If is an indie/rock band from Los Angeles led by singer/songwriter Peter Verdell. The band released their first full-length album “There’s a Light” in May 2010, and have since garnered over 25 TV sync placements across shows including ABC’s Cougar Town, CBS’s Live to Dance, MTV’s Jersey Shore, MTV’s The Real World, and MTV’s The Buried Life. Additionally, their song “About Saying & Meaning Goodbye” was licensed by Apple for use in their OS X Lion promo video, featured on Apple.com.
“There’s a Light” was featured as “New & Noteworthy” on iTunes Music in June 2011, and the band has been named “LA Artist of the Month” [The Deli Magazine], and “Fuseworthy” by Fuse TV. Their new EP entitled “The Iron is Hot” is available February, 21st.
Bardot, is a tribute to the glamour of a bygone era. Best described as a classic club with a contemporary twist, Bardot evokes the mood and feeling of Old Hollywood while catering to the intelligent music lovers of today. The club sits on the second floor of the Avalon building at the corner of Hollywood and Vine, a spot that first opened in 1927.
Bardot was designed with a throwback to the classic Hollywood vibe, it is a place where people can socialize and be entertained. A large part of the environment is the stream of eclectic entertainment, which is unique and different from traditional nightclubs.