Gold Country Casino in Oroville CA For NYE -
Liquid Blue will appear in Northern
California for New Year's Eve. Tickets are still available and are
$30. Click here for more
International Music Awards Runner-Up for Best Band -
Liquid Blue has been awarded "runner-up"
in the Best Band category of the International Music Awards
sponsored by The Music Aid Organization, in association with the
United Nations UNV program. Winners
were selected from thousands of artists in over 20 countries. The
band will receive a gold disc award and be featured on the
International Music Awards winners compilation CD. Also the song
REAL was the WINNER in the Best Production category. Real was
produced by David DeVore and Joe Chicarelli.
Celebrities At BlueGirls Anthem For Lakers Game -
Britney Spears, Anthony Kedis (Chili
Peppers), Andy Garcia, John McEnroe, Jack Nickolson and others were
on hand at Staples Center as the BlueGirls sang the Star
Spangled Banner for the Los Angeles Lakers, Washington Wizards game
on Sunday, Dec 17th. The trio featured Nikki Green, Kristen Kelly
and Silvia Duga. The game was won by the Wizards in overtime and
featured a franchise record 60 points by Wizard star Gilbert Arenas.
Wedding at Mirabel Club in Scottsdale For Cristie Kerr -
Liquid Blue performed at the wedding of golf sensation (and cover girl)
Cristie Kerr &
Eric Stevens (formerly Madonna's personal trainer) on Sat, Dec 9th at the
Mirabel Golf Resort in Scottsdale. Many of the world's highest ranking female
golfers were in attendance. Those on the guest list included Rob Lowe, Donald Trump and others.
Liquid Blue Radio Re-Launches With Over 1000 Songs! -
Liquid Blue Radio has re-launched on
Live365 and now have a play-list of over 1000 socially conscious
songs. Be sure to tune in to the radio revolution. You can listen
for free by clicking on the logo (left) or sign-up for ad-free radio
for $3.95 a month. Liquid Blue Radio is one of the fastest growing
radio stations on the net!
Michael Vangerov & Scott Stephens With Lisa Loud -
The Liquid Blue duo of Michael Vangerov
and Scott Stephens performed at the Mecca Club in Prague, Czech
Republic with the legendary London DJ Lisa Loud on Nov 16th. Club
Mecca is the #1 night club in the Czech Republic. Lisa Loud has had a phenomenal career
that has spanned 15 years and she is widely revered and admired as
one of the world's top female DJs.
"Stripped in Central Europe" Tour Coming November -
Liquid Blue will head back to Europe in
November for an all acoustic tour featuring Michael Vangerov and
Scott Stephens (Liquid 2). The band will tour eight (8) countries including
Switzerland, Austria, Czech Republic, Poland, Hungary, Slovakia, Liechtenstein and
Luxembourg. In the past few years Liquid Blue has toured 36 European
countries, spending almost as much time in Europe as in the USA.
This time it's completely unplugged.
Liquid Blue Performs Inaugural Cruise For "Inspiration" -
Hornblower Yachts have launched a brand
new ship, "The Inspiration" and Liquid Blue will be aboard for it's
very first event, the 232nd Marine Corp Birthday Ball. The band will
feature all SIX BlueGirls; performing with a total of 10 members.
The Inspiration holds 1200 passengers and is the largest ship in the
Liquid Blue Goes Over 5000 Friends On MySpace -
In less than a year since the band
joined MySpace.com, 5000 fans have signed on as "friends" of the
band. If you'd like to join our friends list on MySpace, click this link:
Liquid Blue Song Featured in Movie, "Supermodels" -
The song "Let The Music Move You" will
be featured in the upcoming independent film, Supermodels, which is
should premiere in January. The song was on a EP and released
exclusively in China back in 2001. More information on screenings to
be posted soon.
Band to Perform at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas -
Liquid Blue will perform a private show
at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on Oct 25th and Nov 8th. The band
has performed in Vegas at least once every year since 2000 including
7 Vegas casinos.
Liquid Blue & Billy Dean Rock 4th & B Capacity Crowd -
Liquid Blue and country star Billy Dean
performed to a capacity crowd (1600) at 4th & B on Saturday night.
Billy joined the band on stage for two song and performed an
acoustic set in-between Liquid Blue's two sets. Billy Dean won a
Grammy Award in 1996 and has had several Top-10 country hits
including "Billy the Kid" and "Somewhere in My Broken Heart".
Painting Features Liquid Blue On Marquee at La Paloma -
A painting that features Liquid Blue on
the marquee of the La Paloma Theater in Encinitas, CA was recently
sold at an auction for $350. The artist is Neil Glasgow from San
Dieguito Academy. Liquid Blue was holding a 10th Anniversary/1000
shows celebration at the La Paloma on the day Neil painted the scene.
FM 94.9 DJ Midori To Be Voice of Liquid Blue Radio -
FM 94.9 DJ Midori recorded station ID
spots for Liquid
Blue Radio on Live365 this week. Midori hosts "Big
Sonic Chill" on San Diego's popular alternative rock station, FM 94.9.
Liquid Blue Radio plays intelligent, socially conscious music and is
owned and operated by Liquid Blue, Inc. and broadcast on Live365 via the internet.
Padres Playoff Celebration "Rally Monday" at Petco Park -
Liquid Blue headlined "Rally Monday" at
Petco Park on Monday, October 2nd. An estimated 5500 Fans celebrated the
Padres success and playoff berth in the 2006 season. The event was a Major
League Baseball kick-off for the playoffs and San Diego had the
largest Rally Monday crowd in the country. The event featured
current and past Padre players and was carried on live TV by Channel 4.
Nikki Green at Pasadena Civic For Moon Festival -
Nikki Green will perform a 30 minute set
at the Moon Festival held at the famous Pasadena Civic Auditorium on
Sept 30th. Nikki will represent Liquid Blue who have a prior
engagement the same night in San Diego. Several acclaimed Chinese
performers are on the bill including "Musicat", nine Chinese girls
who play Chinese pipa, bamboo flute, guzheng together with violin
and cello on a selection of modern, mostly pop, tunes. Winners of Chinese
Idol will also perform. Tickets are now on sale at Ticketmaster and
range from $26 to $126
Fundraiser Draws San Diego's Best -
Liquid Blue (shown with KUSI's Kimberly
Hunt) rocked the Atlas Ballroom at the Town & Country Hotel in a
star-stutted fundraiser event sponsored by "The Nice Guys".
BlueGirls Alex, Kristen and Layla led the band as Nikki Green was
representing Liquid Blue at the Pasadena Civic Theater.
BlueGirls Sing Anthem For Chargers Home Opener -
The BlueGirls (Nikki, Layla & Kristen)
sang the National Anthem for the San Diego Chargers sold-out home opener
at Qualcomm Stadium. The BlueGirls also sang at the Chargers final
home game last season. Photos: (left) Charger legend Billy Ray Smith
with the BlueGirls. (Right)- BlueGirls singing the anthem. The
Chargers kicked off the season with a 40-7 victory over the Titans.
Liquid Blue Headlines Fiesta Del Barrio -
Liquid Blue performs on the main state
at 4:00 on Sunday, Sept 10th at the Fiesta Del Barrio in Carlsbad
CA. Other acts include The Last Revival and Los Pistoleros.
Liquid Blue Radio Is On The Air! -
Liquid Blue now operates and broadcasts
a Live365 Radio Station called Liquid Blue Radio. The station
officially went on the air at 8:30 pm on August 30th. Internet radio
is the fastest growing segment of the broadcasting industry. Click
the Live365 image and tune in now!
Four Songs Honored At Billboard Song Contest -
The 13th Billboard World Song Contest has
selected four songs from Liquid Blue's Supernova LP for honorable
mention. The songs chosen are "If You Gotta Ask", "So Close To
Heaven", "Real" and "Rhythm of Love". A Billboards spokesman stated
it is extremely rare for a band to have four songs amongst the finalists.
"Rescue" a Finalist in 2006 Singer/Songwriter Awards -
"If You Gotta Ask" Unisong International Contest Finalist -
The Unisong International Songwriting
Contest has announced the winners for 2005 and "If You Gotta Ask"
made Top 20 finalist list in the Social/Political category.
Wisdom Chain is Track of The Week at Garageband -
Wisdom Chain, the 'hidden track' from
Supernova, has been selected as Track of the Week from May 8th to
the 15th. This is the 15th song from Supernova to win an award (out
of 15). Wisdom Chain was a featured track on the PCT Music release
of Supernova but tucked away as a hidden track on the original
"Making Up" 2nd Place Peacedriven Songwriting Award -
Making Up finished 2nd among
almost 500 entries in the first ever Peacedriven songwriting
contest. From the Peacedriven website: "Other
leading finalists included the Grammy-nominated Nadirah Shakoor,
former lead singer of the hip-hop group Arrested Development. Her
song “Break Away” encourages an end to child abuse. Award-winning
California pop group Liquid Blue was also a standout with its song
“Making Up” urging an end to global conflicts like Israel and Palestine."
Spring / Summer Tour Includes 26 Countries -
Liquid Blue hits the road once again on
April 8th for the bands biggest ever tour, visiting 26 countries,
mostly in Europe. Included are the UK, Belgium, Netherlands, Greece,
Italy, Spain, France, Portugal and many others. The band will visit
11 of these countries for the first time as well as 25 new cities.
"Real" is Track of the Week -
The first single from Supernova, REAL,
has won it's 26th award, being named Track of the Week at Garageband
for the third time. The song is has been in the Garageband Top-10
for over a year in both the Pop and World categories. Real will be
featured as Track of the Week from April 10th thru April 17th.
Liquid Blue Podcast Now Streaming Here
You can now listen to tracks from
Supernova as you browse this website. Just start the podcast by
pressing the play button and it will play continuously for as long
as you are on the site. The Podcast, which is hosted by
Garageband.com, will be accessible from any page on this site.
New Promotional Video Completed -
Liquid Blue has completed a new
promotional video, the first one since 2001. The video includes
footage from several concerts including spectacular sell-out shows in China.
Celebrating Band's 10 Year Anniversary on March 26th -
December 31st, 2005 marked the band's
official 10 year anniversary which will be celebrated on Sunday, March
26th from 12 noon to 6:00 pm at the historic La Paloma Theater in
Encinitas. It will feature photo and video highlights from the band's
10 years and travels to 68 countries. Nathan Morrison from the Jon Elliott Radio Show
will host & MC the event.
Jon Elliott To Interview Scott & Nikki On AM-1360 -
Liquid Blue vocalists Nikki Green and
Scott Stephens will be guests on the Jon Elliott Show on KLSD
AM-1360, Saturday at 12:00 noon. The Jon Elliott Show is the #1
rated weekend talk show in Southern California. AM 1360 is part of
the Air America network. Visit www.JonElliottShow.com
Shanghai Concert DVD Completed -
The band's recent tour of Asia has been
captured on this concert DVD recorded at the Minhang Arena in
Shanghai, China, Nov 2005. The band performed two sell-out shows in
the 5000 seat Minhang Arena. The footage is spectacular. Tracks
includes most of Supernova, plus four Chinese songs. This DVD will
debut on March 26th during the band's 10th Anniversary Celebration
at La Paloma Theater in Encinitas.
Liquid Blue To Perform At World Baseball Classic Final -
San Diego's Petco Park is the host of the historic
first WBC championship game, which will feature Cuba vs. Japan as
well as a pre-game performance by Liquid Blue. This is a private event and the game is sold-out.
Live in Dalian, China 2002 DVD Released -
it's been 3 years but the band has
released a DVD of their spectacular shows in the fall of 2002 in
Dalian, China, at People's Stadium. The show was a sell-out and
attended by over 65,000 fans as part of the Dalian International
Fashion Festival. This concert was broadcast on CCTV to an estimated
50 million viewers. The DVD is not for sale in the USA. This DVD
will debut on March 26th during the band's 10th Anniversary
Celebration at La Paloma Theater in Encinitas.
BC Jean At Room 5 in Hollywood -
Former BlueGirl will do her 2nd show as
a solo artist at Room 5 in Hollywood on Wed, March 15th. BC is
managed by Patti McGuire, formerly of RCA records and is a student
of legendary vocal coach Seth Riggs. BC's first show was last month
at the Knitting Factory. BC was a member of Liquid Blue in 2003. She
has since done several TV appearances but is now writing and
recording music for her debut album. Stay tuned.
Miz Mandy Debuts New CD at the Belly-Up -
Former BlueGirl Miz Mandy will hold her
CD debut party at the Belly Up Tavern in Solana Beach on Monday,
March 6th from 6:00-10:00. The CD is called Mandatory and is now
available. This is the first show for Mandy and her new band. She
started with Liquid Blue back in 2000 and was one of the original
4th Annual Party For Progressives Features Liquid Blue -
Liquid Blue will entertain at the 4th
Annual Party For Progressives held at Balboa Park in San Diego.
Cindy Sheehan is the keynote speaker at the event, which is one of
San Diego's largest annual gathering of progressives.
"Real" Music Video Debut March 4th and March 26th -
Liquid Blue will debut the new "Real"
music video on Saturday, March 4th at the Party For Progressives
held in Balboa Park, San Diego. Real was the bands 1st single and
biggest hit to date, reaching #4 on the NMW Hot A/C chart in March
of 2005. The video is actually not completely finished but will be
shown for the first time before a live audience at this event. Final
editing should be completed in time for the bands 10th anniversary
meeting later in the month.
Wyland DVD Features Liquid Blue Song Rescue -
Renowned ocean environmental artist
Wyland has released a new DVD chronicling his quest of creating 100
whaling walls around the world to bring attention to the fragile
ocean environment. The DVD features some great music including
Liquid Blue's song Rescue from the Supernova album.
BlueGirl Alexzandra Woods Appears on MTV -
Alexzandra Woods appeared on MTV's Date My Mom on Tuesday, February 7th at 6:00 pm.
TV Appearance On Inside Southern California -
Liquid Blue's appearance
on the popular TV news show Inside Southern California, hosted by
Lynn Harper will air on Feb 6th at 7:30 pm, Feb
7th at 5:00 pm, Feb 27th at 7:30 and Feb 28th at 5:00. The band was interviewed
with Grammy Award winner Wayne Johnson from the Manhattan Transfer.
The show has been nominated for two LCA Cable Awards! Visit
Band "Hits The Slopes" With Two Ski Weekend Gigs -
The band will make two public
appearances in Ski Resort areas this winter. The first is at Whiskey
Creek in Mammoth Mountain CA, Jan 13-15. The 2nd is a Chad's Place
in Big Bear Lake, Feb 3rd & 4th.
20,000 Unique Visitors in January Sets New Record -
LiquidBlue.net was visited by 20,000
different people in January, 2006. The Liquid Blue site is one of
the most popular indie web sites. Contributing to the large numbers
is the band's busy touring schedule.
BlueGirls & Charger Star 'LT' at Madison Square Garden -
At the Garden you never know who you'll
meet. As the BlueGirls prepared backstage for their Garden
performance, the NFL's premiere running back, LaDainian Tomlinson,
stopped by to say hello. Scott also met Spike Lee. The girls also went clubbing with the Knick
City Dancers after the game.
BlueGirls Perform at Madison Square Garden -
The BlueGirls will appear at Madison
Square Garden on January 27th in New York City for a Knicks game.
They'll also perform at Staples Center for the NBA's Los
Angeles Lakers and Clippers and at Arrowhead Pond for the Anaheim Mighty Ducks of the NHL.
To top it off the girls will sing for the Boston Celtics at their new arena,
the Fleet Center in Boston on January 25th. To conclude the east coast week the band
will perform at private show for the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame.
Real Reaches Number One Again On Garageband Charts -
Real, a song that has now won 26
different awards, has hit number one on the Garageband World Chart
on Jan 17th, 2006. The song is one of the highest ranking songs ever
at Garageband and has been in the top-10 since it's release in 2004.
A new video will soon be released for the song.
If You Gotta Ask is Finalist in WRA Song Competition -
If You Gotta Ask has been selected as a
finailst in the WRA (William Robert Abate) song competition for 2006.
The WRA Song Competition selects songs that promote peace, love, community, and/or speak out
against violence, war or hate. Founded in 1993, in
conjunction with the Oberlin Conservatory of Music, the original
William Robert Abate Competition awards gifted artist for their
achievements. The winning songs are a significant and lasting
memorial to a young man named William Robert Abate who brought
laughter, peace, love and kindness to the world. Visit www.SongWinners.com.