The Band Called FUSE raises 5K in 5 days!! 25% of the Rise Together! Live Kickstarter project goal!

5K in 5 Days!!! We are now officially at 25% of our goal and that much closer to our live album and movie!

Our people are really showing up big time, and we are humbled and moved. Let’s keep it going…..Get your tickets!
https://www.kickstarter.com/pr…/637365247/rise-together-live

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The Band Called FUSE launches Rise Together! Live Kickstarter project!

NEW YORK’S SERIAL CROWD-FUNDING BAND LAUNCHES THIRD KICKSTARTER PROJECT TO RECORD LIVE ALBUM IN BROOKLYN

The Band Called FUSE: “As independent artists, crowd-funding on Kickstarter has been our lifeblood year after year. It’s our business model.”

The Band Called FUSE’s third Kickstarter project starts on April 29 and will raise $20,000 over 60 days to record a live album and concert movie over two nights at Littlefield in Brooklyn

The band recruited NYC’s legendary live sound engineer Steve Remote to produce the project (Grammy-winning engineer who worked with Stevie Wonder, Bruce Springsteen, The Ramones, etc.)

A growing community of hardcore fans of The Band Called FUSE is expected to push this third Kickstarter project over the top

NYC, NY – 29 April, 2015: Crowd-funding isn’t a one-time gimmick for The Band Called FUSE as they launch their third Kickstarter project this Wednesday April 29, 2015 to record a live album and concert movie in Brooklyn this coming fall. This follows two previous successful Kickstarter projects, first to tour to the South By SouthWest festival in Austin, TX in 2012, then to build their own recording studio and produce their “Impossible Dream” album that garnered strong reviews, placement on the college radio charts and video airplay on MTV in 2014. “As independent artists, crowd-funding on Kickstarter has been our lifeblood year after year. It’s our business model.” says The Band Called FUSE’s frontman and lead MC Silent Knight.

The Band Called FUSE’s successful crowd-funding approach relies on a dedicated community of music lovers who gather at the band’s free monthly music showcases in Manhattan featuring up-and-coming talent from rock, hip hop and soul. The band has hosted over a hundred Line Up showcases since 2010 and featured over two hundred local and regional guest MCs, singers and musicians – a veritable who’s-who of the underground NYC music scene.

“We are true believers in the unique power of the live music experience,” says The Band Called FUSE’s Silent Knight. “And we believe in building an open, welcoming music scene where diverse and talented performers collaborate and rise together.” The Band Called FUSE’s lead vocalist K-Dez adds: “We opened the doors and a tribe of music-lovers rallied around us. And thanks to their continued support on Kickstarter, we keep growing with the music. It’s a beautiful thing.”

The Band Called FUSE’s new “Rise Together Live!” Kickstarter project will raise $20,000 over 60 days to record a state-of-the-arts live album and concert movie to be produced by New York’s finest live sound and film team Aura Sonic and its founder the legendary Steve Remote, who has recorded an impressive cast of star performers over the years (from James Brown to Alabama Shakes). The shows will be recorded over two nights at one of Brooklyn’s trendiest new venues, Littlefield (622 Degraw St), on Friday October 16 and Saturday October 17. The Band Called FUSE will be joined on stage by several special musical guests and an expanded lineup including a horn section, an additional guitarist, a beatmaker and back-up vocalists.

“These shows will be the best shows we’ve ever played hands down. And we get to record them with all our peoples right there with us,” said Soul Qloc, MC and beat-maker for The Band Called FUSE. “It’s all coming together. One flow.”

Kickstarter project rewards will include admission to the shows, download of the live album, concert movie DVD, t-shirts and other show merchandise as well as several VIP packages including exclusive activities with the band.

The Band Called FUSE’s “Rise Together Live!” Kickstarter project can be found at the following link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/637365247/rise-together-live

You can catch The Band Called FUSE at their free monthly music showcase (“The Line Up”) the first Saturday of every month at SideWalk NYC on the Lower East side of Manhattan (94 Ave A). Early attendance is recommended as the venue often reaches full capacity for these shows.

Fuse Frontman Silent Knight to play at BellHouse April 10th opening for Dust Rays (Kirk Douglas and Mark Kelley of The Roots)

Fuse Frontman Silent Knight to play at BellHouse April 10th with  DJ Hanzi, along with a bill of talented and cool cats including Kirk Douglas and Mark Kelley of The Roots.
Doors at 8, show at 9.

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The Band Called Fuse to play Hub City Music Festival 2015

The Band Called Fuse will be playing the 3rd annual Hub City Music Festival at World of Beer on April 10th 2015!

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Fuse frontman Silent Knight in AllHipHop’s List of Top 75 Underground/Indie & Emerging Artists 0f 2014!

Our main man Silent Knight, lead MC for The Band Called Fuse was named in the Top Underground/Indie & Emerging Artists 0f 2014 by AllHipHop!

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http://allhiphop.com/2015/01/09/allhiphop-coms-top-75-underground-indie-emerging-artists-of-2014/

Celebrating 4 Years of Fuse’s Line Up Showcase!

It’s been 4 years since we started The Line Up Showcase hosted by The Band Called Fuse!

We’ll be celebrating at our current residency venue Sidewalk NYC as usual on the first Saturday of The Month.

So much talent has come through to the show in these years, it’s been an incredible ride!

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The Band Called FUSE rocks at The Roots’ Captain Kirk birthday show in BK!!!

The Band Called FUSE meets The Roots!?
It’s no secret they’ve been one of our biggest inspirations and NEXT Tuesday (9/30) we will have the privilege of performing at Captain Kirk Douglas’ birthday show at The Bell House in BK!!

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Pictures from the Old New York Live show hosted by Members of The Roots!

Check out the pics from the dope show we had at The Bell House!

Upcoming Fuse Show: Old New York Live hosted by members of The Roots!

Soul Rockas!! How about ANOTHER big show announcement?! This coming Tuesday September 9th we will be performing in BK with members of the legendary Roots at The Bell House! We will be part of Square Root, a new exclusive show only happening this September. We are honored to be a part of the show. Much thanks to J57 for making it happen! Come through and rock out with the crew!

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Fuse to play the Souper Groove III Music Festival Sept. 26th!

Live music for 2 straight days?! And we are a part of it? Yes! One week from today….Music lovers from all over the tri-state and beyond will gather for the 3rd annual Souper Groove Festival. Annnd The Band Called FUSE is making it’s debut! We are on Friday (9/26) a little after 4:30pm, so if you can make it….there are still tickets available! Oh and kids are admitted free!

click here for tickets: http://soupergroove.com/tickets

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