Their recent success in the US has opened up doors for the band to explore new territories. Lonehill Estate has been invited to perform in Los Angeles at the esteemed MUSEXPO in Hollywood this April.
MUSEXPO, Los Angeles, the highly respected and critically acclaimed annual international music conference will take place on April 29 – May 2, 2012 at the W Hotel in Hollywood.
But what’s more, Lonehill Estate will also be performing at the renowned Viper Room during their visit. The Viper Room was partly owned by actor Johnny Depp until 2004 and to this day continues to host multiple music genres, including metal, rock, punk and alternative. Situated on the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood, the club is known to be a popular hangout for the Hollywood elite.
Frontman, Nathan Ro expresses his excitement, “LA Baby! Just like Nonhle Thema, Lonehill Estate will walk the streets of Hollywood. I sure hope we don’t come back jerks or anything. Just like losing weight each achievement is like a notch on our belt… and we are looking good . We are so excited to be going and showcasing ourselves for the Americans. We hope to do a night drive and hopefully see a Kardashian.”
MUSEXPO is an unprecedented and exclusive opportunity to interact with a wide range of influential decision–makers from the international music, media and technology industries. Many talented artists across the world have showcased at MUSEXPO since its inception back in 2005 and have gone on to secure recording, publishing and management contracts.
Founder/President A&R Worldwide/MUSEXPO & Co-Founder, Worldwide Radio Summit Sat Bisla says, “Our ethos is to continually evolve, teach and inspire forward-thinking minds as well as create new platforms that will build the bridges for the future of our multifaceted business, as well as providing a showcasing platform for the crème de la crème of emerging international talent on a global stage of key decision-makers, as well as influential press and media.”
Past MUSEXPO showcase artists have included Katy Perry (EMI),LMFAO (Cherrytree/Interscope), Jessie J (Lava / Universal Republic), Evermore (Sire Records/Warner Music), A Fine Frenzy (EMI), Laura Izibor (Atlantic), Ida Maria (Mercury/Island), Teddybears (Atlantic), Missy Higgins (Warner Bros.), Frankmuzik (Island) and many others.
Lonehill Estate, who formed in 2005, made star status after the release of their hit single ‘Technoband’, followed by ‘Green Pocket’ and most recently ‘Daans’. Their radio success nationally saw them reaching number 1 on 5fm and several campus radio stations. They are one of the most active touring bands in the country and look forward to this opportunity of sharing their music with the rest of the world.