CV Music Showcase

CV Music Showcase – Round 3

CV Music Showcase – Round 3

By | January 11, 2017 at 11:52 am | No comments

Rap/Hip Hop Night By Tracy Dietlin It was another great night at The Hood this past Sunday when the CV Music Showcase had four rap/hip hop artists competing. Marco Thoma, Stevieraps, The Bermuda and Cali Elijah, all gave passionate performances. But at the end of the night...

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CV Music Showcase – Round 2

CV Music Showcase – Round 2

By | December 7, 2016 at 10:55 pm | No comments

By Esther Sanchez Round 2 of CV Showcase at The Hood Bar and Pizza has once again made it wonderfully apparent just how much musical talent is bursting from just about every corner of our beloved valley. The competition was fierce, yet the vibe of the night was unifying and...

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CV Music Showcase – Preliminary Round 1

CV Music Showcase – Preliminary Round 1

By | November 9, 2016 at 10:00 am | No comments

Congratulations to Drop Mob: Gabe Perez (vocals), Curtis Hendricks (guitar), John V. Camacho (drums), Dave Burk (lead guitar) and Steve Zepeda (bass). CV Weekly would like to thank everyone who came out this past Sunday night to our 2nd Year of the CV Music Showcase...

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The CV Showcase Finals Winner Is… BRIDGER

The CV Showcase Finals Winner Is… BRIDGER

By | May 12, 2016 at 7:42 pm | No comments

By Esther Sanchez After 20 local musical acts battled over five months of preliminary rounds it came down to one kick-ass night at the Hard Rock Hotel. Saturday night, finalists Razor J & the Blades, Wicked Jed, Monreaux, Murkocet and Bridger all gave performances worthy...

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Coachella Valley Music Showcase Finale At The Hard Rock!

Coachella Valley Music Showcase Finale At The Hard Rock!

By | May 6, 2016 at 2:29 am | No comments

Saturday, May 7th at 8:00 PM sharp * Doors open at 7:00pm It all comes down to this... By Esther Sanchez Over the past five months, 20 local musical acts of varying genres met up at The Hood Bar and Pizza in Palm Desert to battle it out for the chance at one of five coveted...

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CV Music Showcase Semi-Finals Heat Up

CV Music Showcase Semi-Finals Heat Up

By | April 7, 2016 at 3:28 am | No comments

Remaining, Coveted Spot Goes To Monreaux By Esther Sanchez It was a nail-biting battle last Sunday night at the Hood Bar in Palm Desert. For the past several months, bands have assembled and thrown their hearts on the stage for all to see and hear in order to win the chance...

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And the CV Music Showcase Round 4 Preliminary Winner is: Murkocet

And the CV Music Showcase Round 4 Preliminary Winner is: Murkocet

By | March 11, 2016 at 12:13 am | No comments

This past Sunday night, four bands competed in the fourth preliminary round of the CV Music Showcase at The Hood. Robotic Humans, Murkocet, Vextemper and 10 Fold, all brought their A-game, but in the end it was Murkocet that won the battle, $200.00 cash and advanced to the...

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CV Music Showcase Round 3

CV Music Showcase Round 3

By | February 11, 2016 at 6:15 am | No comments

By Lisa Morgan The producers of the CV Music Awards and CV Weekly gave Palm Desert another example of the budding talent that floods our valley in every musical spectrum.  With the four bands that competed being quite diverse, each of these bands, in their own way, said, "In...

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Round 2 of CV Weekly Music Showcase Did Not Disappoint

Round 2 of CV Weekly Music Showcase Did Not Disappoint

By | January 21, 2016 at 2:43 am | No comments

And the Winner Is: Wicked Jed By Esther Sanchez The CV Music Showcase sponsored by CV Weekly, kicked off its 2nd round of competition this past Sunday night, with the winning band Wicked Jed taking home a 200.00 cash prize. They will join the band Bridger, winner of the...

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CV MUSIC SHOWCASE at the Hood Bar and Pizza – First Round in Review

CV MUSIC SHOWCASE at the Hood Bar and Pizza – First Round in Review

By | December 10, 2015 at 4:35 am | No comments

And the Winner is….Bridger by Lisa Morgan Sunday night at The Hood Bar and Pizza was further confirmation of the incredible depth of talent rising up from within the Coachella Valley, as intense and extreme as the desert landscape itself.   A packed house and cheering...

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