September 25, 2015
*For Immediate Release*
Maverick Musician Touring The USA, Guerrilla Style
Singer-songwriter Shanta Paloma embarks on her Guerrilla Gigs Tour Across The United States of America. Armed with an acoustic guitar and a GoPro video camera, she takes an unconventional approach to national touring.
Indie Soul Rock Singer-Songwriter Shanta Paloma has spontaneously set out on a national tour to bring music to people of America, where they are at — their venues, their streets, and their computers. With unconventional strategy, she is stopping in approximately 20 major cities across the USA to play her music wherever she can. Some shows and festivals are scheduled. Others are on the fly. Armed with a guitar and a GoPro action camera, Shanta has been videotaping her journey and releasing a rockumentary series.
According to Shanta, the whole project is a demonstration not only on following one’s bliss, but also on how the music industry has changed so drastically since social media networks and online distribution. Paloma said, “The music industry rules keep changing as fast as it takes us musicians to catch on. Being an independent singer-songwriter means being our own PR reps, booking agents, marketing firms, managers, promoters, sound guys, roadies and web designers. And that can take away resources from making quality art. Now, more than ever, we artists must create something out of nothing because there are the rules that never change — share good music. Why can’t it be just as simple as that? I believe in sharing resources and my songs are what I have to offer.”
Maverick musician Shanta Paloma embarked on her unconventional tour on October 4th, 2015, in Boston, Massachusetts. Solo, she is driving northwest, down California and then back to New England, via the southern route. For up to date information on where and when Shanta will be touring, visit her website often: www.ShantaPaloma.com. Follow her journey by subscribing to her Youtube channel: www.Youtube.com/ShantaPaloma.
The First Video of The Guerrilla Gigs Tour Series…
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The Tour Stops may include the following:
(Dates are subject to change. Check www.ShantaPaloma.com/Tour-Dates for most up to date information).
1. Boston, Massachusetts
2. Keene, New Hampshire
3. Burlington, Vermont
4. Niagara Falls, New York
5. Cleveland, Ohio
6. Detroit, Michigan
7. Cincinnati, Ohio at The Adjust Your Eyes Festival 2015. More info here.
8. Chicago, Illinois
9. St. Louis, Missouri or Minneapolis & St. Paul, Minnesota
10. Boulder & Denver, Colorado
11. Mt. Rushmore, South Dakota
12. Yellowstone National Park, ID, WY, MO
13. Seattle, Washington (+Olympia, WA)
14 .Portland, Oregon
15. San Francisco, California
16 .Los Angeles, California (+Hollywood, Santa Monica & Big Sur, CA)
17. Las Vegas, Nevada
18. Grand Canyon, Arizona
19. Santa Fe, New Mexico
20. Austin, Texas
21. New Orleans, Louisiana
22. Jackson, Mississippi
23. Memphis, Tennessee
24. Nashville, Tennessee
25. Washington, D.C.
26. Philadelphia, PA
27. New York City, NY
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