Super excited to be able to share out new video with you that was shot during our recent Cd Release in August 2015. Let us know how you liked it and we hope you will share it with all your friends! Big Thanks to all who came out and made it a great success! Our Best to all! Todd Morgan & the Emblems
Todd Morgan is looking forward to this Saturday when he will have the opportunity to perform "Running Wild", selected as WCS's "Best Song of the Year" during the Sunset Concert in San Francisco before dozens of Music Industry Professions. The two day Conference is open to all interested in attending. For more info or to sign register visit, http://www.westcoastsongwriters.org/conference
This Wednesday evening Todd MOrgan will be the Featured Guest at the Fenix, performing with the House Band. Please drop by and welcome him on his first Fenix performance! http://www.fenixlive.com/show/pro-blues-jam-2015-09-02/
Last night in Berkeley, CA West Coast Songwriters selected Todd Morgan and two others Chapter Finalist to represent and perform at the organizations 35th Annual Conference and Sunset Concert, on September 26th! From his new album, 'Sweet Pretender',Todd Morgan's song, 'Running Wild' again stood out in the pack!
What an awesome week this has been already, and it's just getting started! Last night, Todd Morgan was in Stockton, CA for West Coast Songwriters year end competition, at which Todd won 'Best Song'! This sends him to the Finals in Berkeley, CA where he will compete against winners from the other 13 WCS Chapters for a chance to perform a the WCS Conference in September. But Todd still managed to get up early Tuesday morning to meet up with His band mates at Capitol Public Radio to discuss the release of the new album, 'Sweet Pretender', with host of Insight, Beth Ruyak. Beth played cuts from the new LP' and we gave a live acoustic rendition of 'Tell Me'. Shout out to Soj Zink, for helping us out on the cojon. Check it out at: http://www.capradio.org/news/insight/2015/08/11/insight-081115d/
Sound Advice host, Rick Kushman, talks with Submerge Magazine's co-owner, Jonathan Carabba, about some of the artist featured in the latest issue. Artist include, Todd Morgan and the Emblems track, 'Tell Me', off 'Sweet Pretender". Also featured, Ghost Town Rebellion and Gentlemen Surfer. http://www.capradio.org/53891
Our new album has arrived! 'Sweet Pretender' is now available at all live shows and soon at i-tunes, CD Baby and most online sites! Our CD Release Party will be held August 14th, 7pm at the Fair Oaks Auditorium.
I don't know how many of you may have had the opportunity to see yesterday's(6/27) game in Oakland, CA but it was a very fun and exciting one for us as our band was invited to perform for their 'Turn Back The Clock, pre-game festivities and Todd Morgan sang the National Anthem. Todd got to exit the field after his performance with Campy Campaneris in sweet red 65 GTO. Campy threw the "First Pitch' to Blue Moon. For those that received the newsletter notice a few days ago, our apologies, bad timing for technical issues, :-(.
Super fun event coming up this weekend, June 6th, in Woodland CA. The Gumbo Ya Ya Festival is back for it's 3rd year. While our band will perform it's own music at the Festival at 4pm, from 6-10pm Todd Morgan will be host of his own Speakeasy, an "After Party" to the Festival. Both are located on the Yolo Fairgrounds. pre- sale tickets at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1364296 So if your a real 'hep cat' come check it out and dance to Swing and Jazz from 1920-30's, special guests singers and dance entertainment!
Fabulous shows and much fun had at this 4 day festival! Saw some great acts, Tower of Power, Everclear and others plus awesome locals like Joy & Madness, Kyle Rowland Blues Band and Todd had a blast sitting in with Gary Mendosa's Band Sunday evening and our Riverfront Refuge show was off the hook, filled the tent with a fabulous bunch of new fans!