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Article – Dramarama Keeps on Rockin’ – California Newspapers

Promotional article for Dramarama’s show in Pasadena.

Article featured a photo of Mark Englert of Dramarama from 2005 Moonsplash in Phoenix.
Mark Englert - Dramarama - Moonsplash 2005

Article featured in:

  • San Gabriel Valley News (PDF | LINK)
  • The Whittier Daily News (PDF | LINK)
  • The Pasadena Star News (PDF | LINK)

Moonsplash 4/2005 photos in the dafire gallery.

Posted May 13th, 2011.

February Resdesigns Launched

Busy February so far! Two long over due websites were redesigned and launched. Both clients needed a way to update and post information quickly and easily. Word Press was chosen as the back end for it easy use.

NewMillInc.com (redesign) – The company needed the ability to post jobs and update content as their business continues to grow and expand.

TheChadwicksBand.com (redesign) – My original ‘guinea pig’ site. They get all the fancy testing done. I’ve wanted to re-do the site for many years, and was given the opportunity. One of the members is wanting to test his online marketing skills, but the site needed to be easy to update. They also needed the ease of updating content. With this redesign, just about all they need is at their disposal. I’ve come a long way baby (and so has the site)!

Posted February 3rd, 2011.

Redesign Launch: TheChadwicksBand.com

The Chadwicks are Arizona’s premiere cover band. Originating in Tempe, Arizona, they have been performing consistently since 1994. The band consists of members Dallan Baumgarten, John Colby, Gary Sanchez, and Tim Teal.

Site Launched: 2/2011 – version 4.0 – Visit TheChadwicksBand.com
WordPress back-end,
template design install with custom code/css editing and custom images, widgets (calendar, social media, video/audio streaming), MailChimp Newsletter, training.

Posted February 3rd, 2011.

Redesign Launch: NewMillInc.com

New Millennium, Inc. Contract Engineering Services (NMI) was founded in 1990 by Laura Carey and three other software engineers. Since then, NMI has provided industry with skilled professionals to address engineering challenges in the metro Phoenix, AZ area and beyond.

Site Launched: 2/2011 – version 2.0 – Visit NewMillInc.com
WordPress back-end,
template design install with custom code/css editing and custom images, provided training.

Posted February 3rd, 2011.

JC Studios becomes JCStudios.com and CovingtonShoots.com

John Covington needed two focused sites. One for his newly built studio, and one to feature his spectacular photography.

The studio site content was split up and the photography information was pushed into CovingtonShoot.com. Each serves a purpose that will allow John to focus on each business.

JCStudiosLLC.com – Arizona’s Premier Photography and Video Studio

Launched: January, 2011 – Version 5 (studio).
Site design, coding, share links, video/audio stream, social media connections.

CovingtonShoots.com – John Covington has made his mark in automotive, alternative fashion, musician and lifestyle photography. His base of operations is in Phoenix, Arizona, where he shoots regularly for a wide range of national publications.

Launched: January, 2011 – Version 1.
Site design, coding, jquery gallery, share links, social media connections.

Posted February 3rd, 2011.

New Websites for 2011

Already a very exciting 2011!!! I have a few people working with me to get their sites updated and created. Will be posting more here, then will get to updating the info in the website section.

1/7 – JCSTUDIOSLLC.com – The work and studio of John Covington become JCSTUDIOSLLC.com and COVINGTONSHOOTS.com!

Automotive, Fashion, Editorial and Artistic Photography by John Covington at Phoenix, Arizona's Premier Photography and Video Studio

Posted January 7th, 2011.

Photo of Debora Iyall featured in Smithsonian Exibit

Photo by dafire of Debora Iyall, of Romeo Void, is to be used in the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian exhibit called,  “Up Where We Belong: Native Musicians in Popular Culture.”

Debora Iyall of Romeo Void

Up Where We Belong: Native Musicians in Popular Culture
July 1, 2010–January 2, 2011

NMAI on the National Mall, Washington, DC
June 2, 2010 News Release about the exhibit.

Exhibit Description | Press Release

UPDATE 9/7/10:

Article about one of the other artist’s in the exhibit, with a photo of the exhibit, where you can see the picture of Debora.

Article and picture can be found: click here

Smithsonian Exhibit - Debora Iyall

Posted August 12th, 2010.

Article – This chef can Rock

Photos in an article about Mike Davis, bassist for Dramarama and extraordinary chef!

Mike Davis Article in the Pasadena Star News

Image borrowed from Mr. Davis’ social media photo posts.

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Posted August 12th, 2010.

Fender Museum Music Exhibit

Dramarama was honored with at the re-opening of the music exhibit at the Fender Center and Museum in Corona in February, 2008.

Photos by dafire were selected to be displayed with some handwritten lyrics, and a vinyl album of Cinéma Vérité.

Fender Exhibit - Dramarama

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Posted August 12th, 2010.