‘The Face Off’ Delivers A Much Needed Change of Pace To the Atlanta Nightlife Scene

by / November 14, 2013

The Face Off live band battle is rapidly becoming the weekly ‘can’t miss’ event each and every Sunday at the all-new Aurum Lounge hosted by Mr.Daniel Dickey (Founder/Lead Strategist at The Resource Guild). Prophecy Events and Muddy Water Group’s latest entertainment concept, is a live band duel that places two talented groups head to head each week in hopes of securing the champion title and double their booking fee. This weekly event fuses the elements of live music, riveting vocal performances, competition, and crowd participation with the Apollo style approach to selecting a winner coupled with a weekly special guest judge. Ultimately, it is up to the guest judge, someone affluent in the music & entertainment industry, to make the final decision, thus creating an element of the unknown. The City of Atlanta now being regarded as a “Music Mecca” internationally, The Face Off delivers vibrant energy and talented unadulterated artistry, making ‘The Face Off’ the perfect backdrop for a much needed refreshing change of pace in the Atlanta Music and Nightlife industry. The event takes place each and every Sunday night at the all new Aurum Lounge, doors open at 8:00pm with live music beginning at 9:00pm.

Notable attendees have included: Benzino (Love an Hip Hop Atlanta), Judy “Jae” Nash (VH1’s Touch Love Co-Ed Season), J. Holiday (Grammy Nominated Recording Artist), Reindrop Lopes (Sister of Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes), Fred Williams, (Coach of the Atlanta Dream) and the Grammy Nominated Rap Group “Nappy Roots.”

Past Guest Judges Have Included:

  • Judy ‘Jae’ Nash – From VH1’s Tough Love Co-Ed Season & Sister 2 Sister Magazine Relationship Columnist
  • Peniece Legall – Director, Writer/Publisher Relations, SESAC
  • Kevin Shine – President of the F.I.R.M. & Former Head of A&R for Arrow Records/ Universal
  • Byron Wright – Director, Writer/Publisher Relations, BMI
  • Maurice Garland – Producer and Host of the A3C Hip-Hop Festival and Writer for XXL, Vibe, Complex, Black Enterprise, and Creative Loafing

 

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Audience at The Face Off enjoys live entertainment at the all-new Aurum Lounge

Reigning champion Phillippia soothes the audience with melodic vocals during her set at The Face Off

Reigning champion Phillippia soothes the audience with melodic vocals during her set at The Face Off

Guest Judge Judy "Jae" Nash (VH1 Tough Love Co-Ed & Sister 2 Sister Magazine Relationship Columnist) at The Face Off

Guest Judge Judy “Jae” Nash (VH1 Tough Love Co-Ed & Sister 2 Sister Magazine Relationship Columnist) at The Face Off

Exclusive Band songstress Erica entertains the crowd at The Face Off

Exclusive Band songstress Erica entertains the crowd at The Face Off

 

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(Left to Right): The Face Off’s Host Mr. Daniel Dickey, Band Challenger Erica of Exclusive Band, Guest Judge Kevin Shine (President of the F.I.R.M. & Former Head of A&R for Arrow Records/ Universal), and Band Champion Casme’

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Recording group Nappy Roots stops through The Face Off at the All-New Aurum Lounge

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Guest Judge Byron Wright and guest (Director, Writer/Publisher Relations, BMI) at The Face Off

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R&B recording artist J. Holiday graces the stage with a surprise performance at The Face Off

 

 

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