Archive for November, 2009

MAE’s Intern of the Week!

Mass Appeal Entertainment’s
Intern of the Week:

Kristina Bedoya

Kristina Bedoya, a Northeastern University student, has been with us at MAE since July 2009. She has had the pleasure or working on various projects including the promotion of Lisa Lisa, Suzanna Lubrano, and Memphis Bleek, offering a great variety in her tasks. Kristina is approaching graduation and the question remains…will she stay in Boston or return to the warmth of endless summer from which she hails in Miami? Perhaps it will depend on where she finds a job which allows flexible hours or a minimum start time of Noon ☺

  1. On my iPod you will find: Red Hot Chili Peppers, John Frusciante, Curtis Mayfield, Funkadelic, Sinatra, Peedi Crakk, mixtapes mixtapes mixtapes
  2. My first concert ever was: Oh no, you did not just call me out on this…Backstreet Boys haha
  3. The best part of interning at MAE is: the relaxed and laid back environment
  4. My dream job would be: Being an MC, duh!
  5. One song I will never get sick of is: Desmon Dekker “Shanty Town”
  6. My ringtone is currently: “Mami El Negro Esta Rabioso” because it reminds me of back home
  7. 3 artists I would like to have drinks with: John Frusiante, Bob Dylan, Vincent Gallo
  8. If I could follow one tour it would be: the Chili Peppers
  9. The song that describes my life in 2009 is: anything by Drake
  10. 3 words that describe me are: chill, funny, MUSIC
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MAE is highlighting another intern this week!!

Mass Appeal Entertainment’s
Intern of the Week:

Al Vargas

Al Vargas graduated from Chester College of New England with a BA in Graphic Design and Illustration. When he isn’t designing fun avatars, buddy icons, wallpapers, and banners for Mass Appeal, you can find Al playing with animation, discussing philosophy, listening to any Classic music, watching a variety of sitcoms, or reading something totally interesting. Long story short, Al loves to be busy and it seems impossible for him to be bored! Al shares all kinds of information with us here at MAE- both useful and useless, which we all love!

  1. On my iPod you will find: Led Zeppelin, Mos Def, Muddy Waters, Tool, Pantera, Al Green, NWA, Aretha Franklin, Sepultura, Liquid Tension Experiment, Stevie Ray Vaughn, N.E.R.D
  2. My first concert ever was: Silver Chair
  3. The best part of interning at MAE is: The freedom to jump in and create some really cool graphics
  4. My dream job would be:Director/Producer for an adult prime time cartoon
  5. One song I will never get sick of is: Anything Al Green
  6. My ringtone is currently: Generic Drums and bass
  7. 3 artists I would like to have drinks with:Maynard James Keenan, Les Claypool, Mos Def. – That would also be a great album.
  8. If I could follow one tour it would be: Primus
  9. The song that describes my life in 2009 is: Bill Withers “Lean on Me”
  10. 3 words that describe me are:Friendly, Creative and Content

Meet the latest intern MAE is highlighting this week!

Mass Appeal Entertainment’s
Intern of the Week:

Natasha Arguete

Natasha Arguete is a worldly young woman currently attending Berklee College of Music. She speaks 5 languages and her voice travels quite far, as Natasha is Turkish but grew up in Mexico City. She is a little crazier than “normal” people and will either have the entire office laughing or she is laughing enough for the entire office. Generally speaking, her enthusiasm is unparalleled and she is so positive about life, that she was a gift herself for Halloween this year! You must beware of the sneaky side to Natasha who likes to take candid photos of the other team members and post them on Facebook!

  1. On my iPod you will find: Lady GaGa, Paramore, Muse, Norah Jones, Anita O’Day, John Mayer, Alicia Keys, Aerosmith, Juan Luis Guerra, Alejandro Sanz, etc…
  2. My first concert ever was: Mana (a Mexican rock band)
  3. The best part of interning at MAE is: team work!!
  4. My dream job would be:International tour manager!!!
  5. One song I will never get sick of is: Alejandro Sanz “Corazon Partido”
  6. My ringtone is currently: old phone ring already existing on my iPhone
  7. 3 artists I would like to have drinks with:Lenny Kravitz, Justin Timberlake, Madonna
  8. If I could follow one tour it would be: any MJ tour
  9. The song that describes my life in 2009 is: Muse “Supermassive Blackhole” or any Lady Gaga for the second half of the year
  10. 3 words that describe me are: Funny, loyal, caring

Meet Our Intern of the Week!

Mass Appeal Entertainment’s
Intern of the Week:

Zenova King – New Media

Zenova “Z” King comes to Mass Appeal Entertainment direct from the Empire State, aka New York… well at least via Pine Manor College! Z is studying Communications and before joining MAE received great experience with BET. She brings a zest for life to the office and is ready to tackle any project handed to her. She comes fully equipped with a notebook, pens, and awesome heart-shaped post its that have been known to cause serious post-it envy. Z is a Taurus and true to her sign she is patient, reliable, warmhearted, persistent, and determined. When she isn’t working diligently on promoting Memphis Bleek, you can find Z on Facebook tweeting about herspace and new discoveries. One thing is for sure, you can expect big things from this Lil’ Lady!

  1. On my iPod you will find: Trey Songz, Anthony Hamilton, India Arie, Jay-Z, Jasmine Sullivan, Beyonce, Fabolous, Melanie Fiona
  2. My first concert ever was: Bow Wow(smh) don’t judge me
  3. The best part of interning at MAE is: The best part about interning at MAE is the endless room for learning. You have the space and support to develop yourself and your skill
  4. My dream job would be:President of Development for Television or Music
  5. One song I will never get sick of is: Jasmine Sullivan “Dream Big”
  6. My ringtone is currently: If I had a ringtone it would be “Girls” by Destiny Child
  7. 3 artists I would like to have drinks with:Jay-Z, Lyfe Jennings and Melanie Fiona
  8. If I could follow one tour it would be: Beyonce
  9. The song that describes my life in 2009 is: Jay-Z ft Alicia Keys “Empire State of Mind”
  10. 3 words that describe me are: Willing and Benevolent

Mixtape Monday!

It’s Mixtape Monday with Bleek!!

Click the link below to check out this week’s mixtape
“IMI The Mixtape Vol. 1” Hosted by DJ Don!!