Heavy Rotation Records 13th Annual Epic Event
The concert showcases artists on Dorm Sessions Volume 8, the upcoming compilation by HRR, Berklee's student-run label. The compilation — a mix of rock, pop, funk, hip-hop, and electronica — by Berklee students and alumni — features Bear Language, 3rddy Baby, Nikolas Metaxas, Sharin Toribio, Red Oblivion, Brite Lite Brite, Bent Knee, Evolfo Doofeht, Sirma, Sarah Walk, Melanie Lynx, Stone Giant, and Canary.
HRR is a class that gives students at Berklee majoring in music business/management hands-on experience in running a record company. Under the guidance of faculty advisor Jeff Dorenfeld, former manager of the band Boston, the student staff oversees all the label's functions, including marketing, sales, web development, media, and A&R. The label presents events in the Boston area and at at some of the music industry's largest festivals, including Lollapalooza, SXSW in Austin, and the CMJ Music Marathon in New York.
The Heavy Rotation Records Epic Event is $8 in advance, $12 day of show, all ages, and starts at 8:15 p.m. Call 617-747-2261 or visit berkleebpc.com for more information. The venue is wheelchair accessible.