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2011 Starts with 3 NEW SONGS!

Dear Friends, It's 2011 and Blakgraz couldn't think of a better way to begin than releasing 3 brand spankin' new songs!

The songs are: 1. This girl might break me 2. Closer to me 3. Kisses that you steal

...and are all part of the 2011 Blakgraz Album; Messages in Numbers.

Be sure to take a listen and purchase them from the Blakgraz Reverbnation.com Store!

Here's to another amazing year with Blakgraz! 2011!





Dear Friends, I just got word straight from Doc G at www.hamiltonradio.net!

In ONE DAY, Blakgraz got 2978 requests! INCREDIBLE!

Here are the full stats for Sunday 10/18/10:

Hamilton Radio Total of requests for Today-1-Cool Days End-3757,2-Blackgraz-2,978,3-Fragile x-2666,4-Vegas For Randolph-2390,5-Z-Plan-2178,6-Boyd Williams-2023,7-Welshmenshill-2010

What can be said? Thank you so much everyone!

Be sure to give Doc G lots and lots of love at www.hamiltonradio.net!



Blakgraz Requests DOUBLE on www.hamiltonradio.net!

Dear Friends, It's growing like crazy! The buzz around Blakgraz just keeps getting louder!

Last week the Blakgraz requests DOUBLED on www.hamiltonradio.net! Yes, MORE THAN DOUBLED TO 2,653!


Here are the results directly from Doc G:

1-Cool Days End-2,800 2-Blackgraz-2,653 3-Fragile x-1997, 4-Vegas For Rudolph-1510 5-Z-Plan-1289 6-Boyd Williams-1134

Look at all these amazingly talented bands and that's not including all the LEGENDS Doc G plays all day! It's very exciting to get airplay at all let alone to enjoy being counted among so many great bands!

Please go to www.hamiltonradio.net and give Doc G and all our fellow artists lots and lots of love!

Special thanks to all the listeners on www.hamiltonradio.net that took time to request Blakgraz!

We couldn't ever possibly thank you all enough!



BLAKGRAZ HIT NO. 1 FOR REQUEST ON www.hamiltonradio.net TODAY!

Dear Friends, What can I say, but HOLY COW!

Blakgraz hit the number 1 spot for requests today on www.hamiltonradio.net with 1330 requests!

There are SO MANY amazing bands being played on this station that it is an incredible honor to be requested AT ALL; let alone be No. 1!

Here's the stats quote we received from Doc G: -------------------------------------------------------- Here it is Tom Today's total group requests-Blackgraz-1330,Cool Days End-1173,Fragile X-878,Boyd Williams-791,Z-Plan-610,Congrats to all who have made it over 100. --------------------------------------------------------

Please do us a HUGE favor and go to www.hamiltonradio.net and send Doc G lots and lots of LOVE!

Thanks to everyone tuning in and requesting Blakgraz. Thanks to Doc G for giving us a chance. Thanks to all the artists on www.hamiltonradio.net for being so amazing!



Hamilton Radio to play BLOCKS of Blakgraz TODAY!

Dear Friends, Today after 3:00 pm www.hamiltonradio.net will be playing BLOCKS of Blakgraz!

Please tell everyone to tune in and send love to Doc G!

Thanks everyone!



Hamilton Radio Rocks Blakgraz!

Dear Friends, www.hamiltonradio.net out of Hamilton, NJ has Blakgraz in regular rotation now! WOOHOO!

That means 87,000 listeners who listen for more than 6 hours per day can hear Blagraz too! That's a lot of cheese.

Just last night, Doc G informed Blakgraz that we received 400 requests yesterday alone! INCREDIBLE!

To request Blakgraz, simply go to www.hamiltonradio.net and click on "request."

Please help us to keep growing on www.hamiltonradio.net and go request Blakgraz.

Thanks to everyone for all your help and ROCK ON DOC G!



Blakgraz's Friends Poems!

Dear Friends, Blakgraz recently was fortunate enough to gain a Fan who is also a writer. We decided to share her work with you all, especially since she's been so kind to us. Check out the work and let us know what you think: http://blogs.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=blog.view&friendId=108286253&blogId=445845097 http://blogs.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=blog.view&friendId=108286253&blogId=432868586 http://blogs.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=blog.view&friendId=108286253&blogId=419438892 http://blogs.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=blog.view&friendId=108286253&blogId=413230454 http://blogs.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=blog.view&friendId=108286253&blogId=333299258 http://blogs.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=blog.view&friendId=108286253&blogId=320353001 http://blogs.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=blog.view&friendId=108286253&blogId=265311343 Thanks so much everyone! Rock on Vampire Heart! xxoo Sincerely, Tom

Blakgraz first music review!

Julien Leiving Music Review www.julienleiving.blogspot.com

Blakgraz (www.reverbnation.com/blakgraz) is an ominous name for a band to take. Immediately, the first thing that came to mind was Black Sabbath and all the iconic images and sounds that entails. Next, I considered the second half of their name, "graz." It could have been a capital "g," but wasn't. It could have been spelled with an "s" at the end, but wasn't. Then it occurred to me; "graz" seems to be the combination of "grass" and "jazz." Could this be right? Could this group be wise enough to broadcast their influences so immediately? Now I was curious. I had to discover more about this group. This, of course, is my favorite part of reviewing any art or artist. Is there depth? Meaning? Hidden nuances? How much thought, effort and creativity has been put into the creation of this expression of life? In the case of Blakgraz, it was beginning to look favorable. Away I went visiting every site I could find online to reveal the mystery of Blakgraz. Quickly, I found that the band is based in the Philadelphia, PA area; taking full advantage of the myriad of opportunities that wonderful city has to offer artists. The members of the project are all accomplished musicians with various other project associations. They all seem to have been drawn together by the lead vocalist and guitarist Rev. Tom Sweeney...

Read more at: www.julienleiving.blogspot.com

Blakgraz on the rise!

Thanks to Reverbnation.com, Blakgraz is already beginning to grow! We've started to attract new fans, make contacts, share our music and start booking shows.

This is really amazing and exciting!

Thanks to everybody for helping and especially to Reverbnation.com! Great work and RAWK ON!