Saturday, January 31, 2009

EN7 New Latin Rock Band

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I am proud to introduce to you EN7 a latin rock band based in New York City with a diverse rock sound. Formerly known to many as "Terapia Intensiva" or "Intensive Therapy"they have been friends for many years and playing on again off again just as long. Because of their love of music they have decided to come together and share their music with a listening audience. Although all of them have gigged seperately with other bands at many different venues EN7 has been seen playing in D'Antigua a cozy club lounge located in 84-16 Northern Blvd,Jackson Heights, NY for the last several months. They have stirred quite an audience at D'Antigua to even have been invited to perform at Telemundo. com (channel 47) on "Las Comadres with Gloria B". Below is a video performance of that show aired Wednesday January 21, 2009.

If you would like to know more about EN7 and their music please visit them at

If you are interested in having them perform at your venue or event please contact Nayseal Basora at

EN7 is hard at work developing new material for their audience. They are currently ready to share with you their newest single entitled "Pecado" for your listening pleasure. Keep and eye on this band in 2009 I see much success in their future!

Tuesday, April 8, 2008

Jazz Veteran Alfonzo Blackwell Packs Pure Greatness with "Dance To This"!

Pure distilled greatness was packaged for your listening pleasure with the seventh CD release form contemporary jazz maverick, Alfonzo Blackwell. "Dance To This" is the latest masterpiece released through Utopia Records, Inc. Alfonzo Blackwell is an illustrious and magnetic music veteran. Veterans in the music industry such as Alfonzo Blackwell, transcend all boundaries. Not only do they stay ahead of the curve, they shape the curve. Just pop in the CD and press PLAY. Alfonzo masterfully invites you in on his electrifying and seductive grooves. The opening/title track, "Dance to this" exudes melodic and infectious blends of stomp your feet soul and powerful alto sax bravado punch. The next track, "Back It up" (Featuring Utopia Records label mate Rebecca Buxton on Baritone Saxophone) is in the vain of what his uptempo music has been from the start - the distinguished blend of hot contemporary jazz and urban rhythms inspired dance format. This format; unique only to Alfonzo Blackwell is ushering listeners to clap your hands and snap your fingers. This is can't -sit-down contemporary jazz at its finest. Alfonzo slows it down, on "Inside My Heart". On this passionate ballad, his soprano glides seamlessly throughout the track like a butterfly. The control of his horn is crisp with haunting classical proficiency. "This Is Real" is a mid-tempo (instant classic) track that has in-your-face contemporary jazz and pop appeal. The blissful melody is superb. "Take A Look" will get you up and dancing to the droning drum lines that lace its tracks. "Take A Look" is destined to be a Contemporary Jazz Classic which features another new and stellar talent from Utopia Records -Shana Kaye. Shana Floats & Dazzles the groove with her flute on this track. The distinctive winning formula for great music is to make everyone feel good; well, this tune does just that. The remaining tracks, in its entire splendor are savvy and sophisticated as well. Alfonzo Blackwell delivers impeccably with brilliant writing, production and stellar performances on his latest CD project, "Dance To This". His genius resonates eloquently on each and every track. Alfonzo blasted on the contemporary jazz scene in 1995 withhis debut CD release, "Let's Imagine". He broke the mold upon his arrival. He gathered great success and critical acclaim with all of his CD projects while delivering his unique musical style. Top 10 radio hits including "Alfonzo's Love Theme". "Herminia", "Passion" and "Funky Shuffle" contribute to his many accomplishments. Alfonzo's music videos have struck an indelible chord with such original content; he received recognition with Billboard Award nominations. He also composes themes for movies as well as television, having co-written the theme song to the internationally successful television show, "Baywatch Nights" where he was featured every week with David Hasselhoff. Among honing his craft of playing alto, soprano and tenor saxophones, he is a well accomplished bass, drum, guitar and piano player. He has graced the stage and performed with numerous music greats which includes Gladys Knight, The Whispers and Roy Ayers to name a few. He also performs with contemporary soul artists such as Mary J. Blige, Faith Evans and Brian McKnight. As a child he taught himself to play the piano by ear at the tender age of six. Destined for greatness, this Queens, New York native was accepted at the prestigious (Fame) performing Arts High School in NYC and then continued his advance studies at The Aaron Copland School of Music - Queens College and Five Towns Music College in Long Island, NY. Undoubtedly, Alfonzo Blackwell is one amonst the elite music industry veterans. He is a maverick in every way. His music, sophistication, passion and style are forever young and fresh he's forever timeless.

Saturday, March 29, 2008

Friday, March 21, 2008

Alfonzo Blackwell is kicking off his 7th CD Release “Dance To This” live at Sambuca Restaurant

Sax Star, Alfonzo Blackwell is kicking off his 7th CD Release “Dance To This” live at Sambuca Restaurant
Thursday, April 3rd at 7:30 PM

Utopia Records is pleased to announce that contemporary jazz maverick, saxophonist extraordinaire Alfonzo Blackwell will be performing hot tunes from his latest and 7th CD release “Dance To This” live at Sambuca Restaurant, Thursday, April 3rd at 7:30PM. Sambuca Restaurant is located at 3102 Piedmont Road Atlanta, GA. For more information or to purchase tickets, please call 404-237-5299 or visit You don’t want to miss this show. Get your tickets before they sell out!