Mike Shinoda to Mentor First CENTERSTAGE POWERED BY GRAMMY AMPLIFIER
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by BWW News Desk
A catalyst for music innovation in the digital era, CENTERSTAGE Powered By Grammy Amplifier is the first-ever program uniting emerging artists with GRAMMY-Award-winners to mentor their career.
Mike Shinoda member of two-time GRAMMY-winning band Linkin Park and CENTERSTAGE program mentor; Evan Greene (CMO, The Recording Academy); and Jon Budd (Sr. Group Manager, New Media, Hyundai) were on hand today at a press conference in downtown Los Angeles at The Recording Academy's Social Media Rockstars Summit to announce the online platform designed to provide professional mentoring and exposure for undiscovered musicians discovered through The GRAMMYS' visionary GRAMMY Amplifier program. For CENTERSTAGE Powered By GRAMMY Amplifier, Shinoda will serve as GRAMMY ambassador and curator.
Hyundai will also play a Starring role at the GRAMMYs as both the "Official Vehicle Partner" of the GRAMMY Awards and GRAMMY Week. As part of GRAMMY Week, Hyundai Equus and Genesis vehicles will grace the red carpet, chauffeur VIPs to the awards ceremony, and be on display at the official GRAMMY Celebration after-party. The 55thAnnual GRAMMY Awards will take place live on Sunday, Feb. 10, at Staples Center in Los Angeles and will be broadcast in high-definition TV and 5.1 surround-sound on the CBS Television Network from 8-11:30 p.m. (ET/PT).
Photo Courtesy of Mike Shinoda's Official Facebook Page