New York Band To Perform Arenafest 2009

SellaBand (, the online songs business the place bands crowdfund financial investment, today announces New York based mostly rock band BulletProof Messenger as the first wildcard band to complete at ArenaFest 2009. ArenaFest contains 91 interactive live shows for the duration of the summer months of 2009 that involve: live songs, sports activities, gaming, dating and competitions. For the duration of every single live concert, two up-and-coming SellaBand bands will support a main headline act.

BulletProof Messenger was the twelfth band to crowdsource financial investment on SellaBand and introduced its SellaBand album ‘Arm Yourself’ in January 2009, that includes eleven unique compositions. Formerly, BulletProof Messenger carried out with Incubus and Collective Soul for their before launch ‘The Vital Line’ and was chosen by XM Satellite Radio as just one to the best unsigned acts in the United states of america. They have also established them selves as an fascinating live act due to the fact profitable a Very clear Channel radio sponsored battle of the bands.

“Producing ‘Arm Yourself’ was no quick process, especially with just one member of the band miles away serving in the US Army. It presented us with a distinctive problem and we actually wrote the complete album online by emailing demos back and forth. We are very pleased with all the tracks on the album and thrilled to be carrying out them at ArenaFest,” stated Matt Litwin, DJ and electronics, BulletProof Messenger. “ArenaFest is a terrific chance for BulletProof Messenger to fulfil just one of our dreams.”

“With the support of enthusiasts and songs lovers from around the planet, any individual with musical talent and a desire can tour main US arenas. ArenaFest provides emerging bands the chance to share the phase with some of today’s most significant songs acts, all charges paid out,” stated Johan Vosmeijer, CEO SellaBand. “BulletProof Messenger is a younger, gifted rock band that will provide the audiences of ArenaFest with terrific live performances.”

Announced arenas involve: American Airways Heart, Dallas, Texas The Location, Detroit, Michigan US Airways Heart, Phoenix, Arizona Toyota Heart, Cleveland, Ohio and the Honda Heart, Anaheim, California. Further more arenas and wildcard bands will be announced in the coming months.

SellaBand is continuing to seek bands to complete at ArenaFest. To indicator up bands from Europe and North The us need to pay a visit to and sign up. On SellaBand artists and bands can crowdsource funding, file a specialist album, utilise its all over the world distribution community and now complete live to countless numbers of people.

Press Launch Highlights
* BulletProof Messenger is the first verified SellaBand band to participate in ArenaFest
* ArenaFest is a sequence of interactive live shows for the duration of the summer months of 2009 that involve: live songs, sports activities, gaming, dating and competitions
* BulletProof Messenger is a New York based mostly rock band
* BulletProof Messenger was the twelfth band to crowdsource $50,000 on SellaBand and launch their album ‘Arm Yourself’ later on this year
* Further more arena and wildcard bands will be announced
* Up and coming bands can even now sign up for ArenaFest

About SellaBand
SellaBand is an impressive online songs platform based mostly in Amsterdam, the creative money of Europe. SellaBand unites Artists and Followers in an independent motion that aims to level the actively playing field in the world-wide songs industry. For the first time in background, a immediate romantic relationship is established concerning artists and enthusiasts artists try out to elevate cash for a specialist recording, enthusiasts can commit in unsigned bands and make a decision who receives signed to SellaBand. Due to the fact its launch in August 2006, SellaBand has welcomed 29 Recording Artists who had their albums funded by their enthusiasts. Near to $three,000,000 has been invested in unsigned bands on

About ArenaWorks Enjoyment
Based mostly in Los Angeles California, ArenaWorks Enjoyment, inc. is an innovator of interactive leisure technological innovation and the chief of Dwell Social Networking™. In addition to technological innovation and function promotion, Arena Performs initiatives involve financial investment and progress of specialist sports activities plans, songs systems, promotion of musical talent and a several charities like the Reward Music™ Foundation.

About BulletProof Messenger
BulletProof Messenger is a New York based mostly rock band. They joined SellaBand in April 2007 and by December 2007 grew to become the 13th band to crowdscouced $50,000 well worth of financial investment, many thanks to 1,171 Believers (investors). The band contains of Matt Litwin, DJ and electronics Voley Martin, guitar Scott Martin, guitar Jesse Downing, bass Alex Straiter, drums and Marcus Klavan, vocals. For extra information on BulletProof Messenger, pay a visit to or