Welcome to the August-September 2015 issue of Shine On Hollywood Magazine (“SOHM”)! With the fall season just around the corner and as the summer season sings its final swan song, we are reminded that change is inevitable. However, each change, as with the seasons, can bring new types of excitement. We are fortunate here in Hollywood to live in a place where each season brings new forms of entertainment. Just as the hot, sexy summer parties around sparking pools come to a close, the glamourous film award season is ushered in. Moreover, the lives that have changed and shaped Hollywood have also brought the world brilliance in film, music, art and fashion. This month our focus is on “Top Music Industry Professionals!” These individuals entertain, inspire and enhance the condition of our lives and we are proud to include them in our SOHM family.
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This month's cover story pays tribute to an extraordinary individual that has touched our hearts and soul: Andy Fraser. Not only was he an amazing talent, the chief architect of a signature blue-rocks style that has influenced generations of rock n’ roll artists, but he was also a true humanitarian. You won’t want to miss out reading this inspirational story.
This edition also features Vladimir Khomyakov. A truly gifted and magnificent pianist, scholar and teacher who continues to win prestigious classical music competitions the world over. He has road-tested advice for those interested in pursuing classical music.
In addition, this issue also features Allan Rich, an internationally acclaimed songwriter who has written numerous hits including Whitney Houston’s iconic “Run to You” from the romantic thriller, “The Bodyguard.” Finally, we are proud to feature the multi-talented, Claudja Barry, considered to be one of the first ladies of disco. She has sold millions of records, topping dance charts around the world.
We encourage you to “Let them be your motivation.”
SOHM remains a politics and gossip free publication with its focus on, Real People, Real Stories, from the Arts and Pop Culture Community who make a difference by giving back, and we are delighted to share their heart-felt stories with you. We will continue to provide the industry's foremost creative meeting place with monthly showcases, news, opinions, analysis and audience feedback.
The upcoming October issue will feature an emphasis on “Top Youth Industry Professionals.” Look for exclusive interviews with leading industry professionals. We hope you enjoy this issue and look forward to your feedback and continued support!