Can I Dance With Random People Now? My 30 Day Challenge for UpRising Yoga.

(Pictured above, Noir Strassen Magazine’s Creator Ashaki Ayoka) 30 Day Challenge We invite you to RISE UP for 2015! We created a New Year’s resolution that helps those that need it most. When you choose to either donate the cost of one yoga class, about $20 or commit to a UpRising Yoga’s 30 Day Challenge and ask for pledges to raise funds, you show that every life matters because you chose to take an affirmative action that impacts the lives of people in at risk communities, to help bring yoga as a healing force into the community, Juvenile Halls, Schools to … Continue reading Can I Dance With Random People Now? My 30 Day Challenge for UpRising Yoga.

Antonique Smith – Hold Up Wait A Minute (Woo Woo) Video Release Party

Antonique Smith’s “Hold Up Wait A Minute” Video Release Party Tonight! Video is directed by Larenz Tate and stars Lance Gross and King Bach! Today,Tuesday Dec 2 Emerson night club 7080 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028 Arrival 10:30pm Share Spread the word online Have fun with Antonique   Continue reading Antonique Smith – Hold Up Wait A Minute (Woo Woo) Video Release Party

Press Play, Inc. Presents “Write My Song” 11/15/14

A certainly fascinating and an eye-opening workshop with Press Play, Inc. Presents “Write My Song”. Workshop is taught by Grammy Nominated songwriter, composer, record producer Vincent Berry. Vincent’s production credits include Justin Bieber, Chris Brown, Dr. Dre, Tyga, Britney Spears, Estelle and many more. There will be a series of three workshops total. Please forward this email to anyone you know is interested. Date: November 15, 2014 Time: 11am-­‐2pm Demographic: Aspiring Songwriters and Artists Location: SIR 6465 Sunset Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90028 Duration: 3-­‐Hour Session Pre-Registration: $100 (Pre-Registration PayPal:Lajass@att.net) At the Door: $125 We hope to see you Saturday … Continue reading Press Play, Inc. Presents “Write My Song” 11/15/14

On November 12th UpRising Yoga will host it’s Charity Fundraising Silent Auction Gala, in which we will award honorable Los Angeles County Supervisor Don Knabe. Grammy nominated viola soloist Karen Elaine is honoring us with a special performance for the evening.

I am a volunteer with UpRising Yoga, a 501.c3 non-profit (URY) uprisingyoga.org We bring yoga to teens in the juvenile justice system. Our focus is on those teens that have been sexually trafficked and foster youth. We know that yoga heals all traumas. We have been teaching in Central Juvenile Hall every Tuesday-no matter the weather or if it’s a holiday-for the last three years. We also offer free yoga classes to at-risk communities and Trauma Informed Trainings that empower communities. Please Help Us Raise Awareness & Funds to keep classes going, thank you. On November 12 URY is hosting … Continue reading On November 12th UpRising Yoga will host it’s Charity Fundraising Silent Auction Gala, in which we will award honorable Los Angeles County Supervisor Don Knabe. Grammy nominated viola soloist Karen Elaine is honoring us with a special performance for the evening.

Presenting 101 by toni g. ht studios “Captures your time, stimulate your sight, tease your mind.”

You are invited to 101, an exciting art gallery event curated by toni g. toni g is a creative director and photographer.  She shot over 30 women for this show. “Each women had their heads covered in lace as I captured a tight frame of the hidden beauty in each of them and then each women wore panty hose as I captured a tight shot of the legs in different positions.  I am hanging all the heads on one wall and all the legs on another .as a viewer you try to figure out who’s legs go with what face.  … Continue reading Presenting 101 by toni g. ht studios “Captures your time, stimulate your sight, tease your mind.”

NABFEME’s Executive Suite: LA Game Changers Fall Mixer/Champagne Sip

Please Join Us Thursday, October 2, 2014 for NABFEME’s Executive Suite: LA Game Changers Fall Mixer/Champagne Sip  6:00p.m. 9:00p.m. 9465 Wilshire Blvd., St. 300, Beverly Hills, CA 90212. With 2 Hour Free Parking at 240 Beverly Dr. Hosted by NABFEME and Entertainment by: Poets from Verses and Flow – Tanya Ingram, Treesje (“Treh-Zhay”) Powers, and Jasmine Williams. Sponsored by: Moreno BHLV, REGUS Office Suites, Lynn Allen Jeter & Associates, and Chef Fila. RSVP by Oct 2, NOON at nabfemelosangeles@gmail.com. For information: Lynn Jeter (323) 933-8007. Visit: http://www.nabfeme.org   Continue reading NABFEME’s Executive Suite: LA Game Changers Fall Mixer/Champagne Sip

Lovelife: The Roxy Theatre (Support from Olivver & Raw Fabrics)

On Thursday September 18th the people of Los Angeles went to church as The Roxy Theatre became a house of musical worship. The entire show was fire! Many of you are wondering, “Who’s the hot guy with the hat playing bass?” According to Lee, he told the crowd that the handsome gentleman is Nick, their translater. You know, like of American terminology such as ‘dude’. Nick is fantastic. Lovelife should keep him. Raw Fabrics Raw Fabrics started service in a kick ass way. Their performance was too damn good for words. They were in the middle of the crowd as … Continue reading Lovelife: The Roxy Theatre (Support from Olivver & Raw Fabrics)

RETIRED NBA STAR MARK JACKSON COACHES STEVIE WONDER AND KAI MILLA’S SON KAILAND’S BASKETBALL TEAM AT THE 2ND ANNUAL KAILAND OBASI HOOP-LIFE FRIENDRAISER

  Amazing youth coaches also included Samaki Walker & Najee Blue Power Ranger     (LOS ANGELES, CA-SEPTEMBER, 2014) Stevland Morris (aka Stevie Wonder) and Kai Milla host their son’s 2nd Annual Kailand Obasi Hoop-Life Friendraiser to Benefit Allittakes.org at University of Southern California (USC) Galen Center. It was a non-profit basketball tournament with The Froggs (The Game’s Team), the Drew Youth League, Kailand Hoop Life All It Takes Team, and Inglewood Showtime Elite Youth Teams.  Big Sean’s Official DJ, DJ Mo Beatz kept the crowd and kids dancing. The National Anthem was performed by new teen group ID4 Girls … Continue reading RETIRED NBA STAR MARK JACKSON COACHES STEVIE WONDER AND KAI MILLA’S SON KAILAND’S BASKETBALL TEAM AT THE 2ND ANNUAL KAILAND OBASI HOOP-LIFE FRIENDRAISER

STEVLAND MORRIS (STEVIE WONDER) AND KAI MILLA HOST THEIR SON’S 2ND ANNUAL KAILAND OBASI HOOP-LIFE FRIENDRAISER TO BENEFIT ALL IT TAKES.ORG SEPTEMBER 13, 2014

        (LOS ANGELES, CA- SEPTEMBER 3, 2014) The 2nd Annual Kailand Obasi Hoop-Life Friendraiser is a red carpet event set to take place on September 13, 2014 from 2pm-5:30pm. You do not want to miss out on this awesome non-profit basketball tournament that will include a host of celebrity attendees, a celebrity autograph session for fans, half-time performance by a special celebrity guest, prizes, food trucks and live music by Big Sean’s Official DJ, DJ Mo Beatz. National Anthem performance by girl group ID4.   Celebrity guests will coach the youth teams playing in the basketball tournament. … Continue reading STEVLAND MORRIS (STEVIE WONDER) AND KAI MILLA HOST THEIR SON’S 2ND ANNUAL KAILAND OBASI HOOP-LIFE FRIENDRAISER TO BENEFIT ALL IT TAKES.ORG SEPTEMBER 13, 2014

Come Along Throwback Video Thursday

In this world of dating in LA I found myself asking several questions. Do I want you to make love to me and be gentle and sweet? Does my persona transpire ‘fuck me dirty’ into the atmosphere so you whisper filthy things and grab my neck with passion and force? Sometimes you meet whom you think is the right person, or at least your the right person for them and they’re seemingly the right person for you but it doesn’t progress in the way that you hope. You might find yourself, driving and screaming out the world, ” Would you … Continue reading Come Along Throwback Video Thursday

Fall Intinerary

Starting in September we will begin regulating when and how articles will be released. Interviews or reviews will be released on either Wednesday or Friday of each week. Throwback Video Thursday is every Thursday.  As the title indicates. If you have a suggestion for your favourite Throwback then please email us at noirstrassenmusic@gmail.com. Acoustic Sunday is apparently a thing so we will share really amazing acoustic tracks or videos out there in the realm of music every second and fourth Sunday of the month. Sunday will also be the release of our weekly calendar. If you want to know about … Continue reading Fall Intinerary

Maudlin Strangers Bootleg Theater Residency

Monday nights in August belong to Maudlin Strangers via their four night residency at The Bootleg Theater. We’ve seen them perform every night of their residency so far and have not been encouraged to stop. Their vibe is like the sweet indulgence of lustful badness in it’s purity meets Coldplay. Two nights remain with Dorothy and The Gromble performing on August 18th; DJ set by Lincoln Jesser. Tapioca and The Flea and Olivver whom will be performing for the first time since declaring himself a solo artist (relatively, he performed Exhaler twice with Lovelife) are supporting on August 25th. Sets by  DJ Beef that night.   … Continue reading Maudlin Strangers Bootleg Theater Residency