(New York) Singer/Songwriter/Multi-Instrumentalist/Ableton Live pro Erin
Barra http://www.erinbarra.com is gearing up to release sophomore project
Illusions as well as head out West for a multi-City tour that kicks off June 24th in Vail, CO. The tour hits some great places including Vancouver, Jackson Hole, Sun Valley, Park City, Sacramento, Seattle, Denver and more.

The tour ends 2nd week of September. Not only will Erin be performing live with her electronic soul outfit at key
venues but will also participate in some Ableton user groups, meet ups and live demos. http://www.ableton.com

The full schedule of dates will be announced early June. The three piece includes keys, vocals, Ableton, melodica, guitarist and drummer.
With all this excitement and preparation- Erin has enlisted the fans for their help. We’ve launched “Name That Tour” ­ a competition with all the submissions
that we’re hoping to collect- we’ll pick a funky name for the tour by June 1st and announce winner at the NY send off show- June 18th at Frank’s Lounge
in Brooklyn.

The winner’s tour name will be conceptualized in all the merchandise that is being produced. Tees, Banadanas, Hoodies, Mousepads, temporary tattoos,
etc;

Here’s the ways in which you can participate in this contest. Rules apply.

Website : http://www.erinbarra.com/

facebook: http://apps.facebook.com/sweepstakeshq/contests/121915
twitter:

Winner receives:

1 roundtrip ticket to Seattle to see Erin Barra’s live show.
2 tickets to the show at Nectar http://www.nectarlounge.com
2 nights hotel ­ Hotel TBA
Dinner for 2 worth $60.00 at Revel http://www.revelseattle.com
Ableton Live 8 (Box incl. EIC 2, valued at $549.00)

Here are a couple clips of Erin’s use of the Ableton Live technology.

http://vimeo.com/23599952

http://bensbigblog.com/2011/05/erin-barra-live-next-door-awesome/

For queries about the contest and or requests for interviews/quotes please
reach out to Fiona Bloom fiona@thebloomeffect.com

Ivan Orr is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, performer, and writer. A native of Charlottesville, Virginia Ivan was involved with the forming and nascent days of The Music Resource Center as its first Program Director. A graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University’s Department of Music, Ivan currently resides in Richmond, VA where he maintains an active performance and production schedule while serving as the Music Editor for Grown Folks Music, a position he has held since 2010.