City Beat Entertainment captures all of the excitement at these events for both City Beat TV and the City Beat Entertainment Magazine which is now both online and in paperback.  Our goal is to become the authoritative source of the New England indie entertainment industry.


   For years, we have watched the independent music business evolve with the advancements of technology.

   Today, there are many independent recording artists who may not be household names, but are traveling and making a decent living with their own music and entertaining on their own terms.

   City Beat introduces a few such artists.  So, subscribe today for your monthly copy or go to











The City Beat magazine has formed  two new business alliances that are going to really help shine the light on the New England independent entertainment scene. Each entity brings a different flavor of entertainment to the region.

   Organix Soul happens every 4th Saturday of the month that showcases high quality Grown Folk independent recording talent that encompasses Gospel, R&B, Jazz and Spoken Word artists from various states. Many of them have worked with and/or opened up for major recording stars.

   Organix Soul takes place at Club Essence on 1127 Main St in Spfld, MA. For more information, check out We also have many videos of the artists on

Also, back by popular demand is Tastemakers Soul which is another monthly event that Is tailored more towards the music industry in terms of networking, shopping your product and getting to know the regional media personalities.


It hosts a multi-genre artist showcase, with product giveaways, food and a venue full of producers, artists, media people and a general audience that comes out simply to enjoy good, live music. Tastemakers Soul happens every 4th Sunday at Club Vibz 1355 Main St in Hartford, CT.


City Beat magazine online is coming in the 1st quarter of 2010 . It will feature stories from the hardcopy of City Beat as well as audio & video streams of live performances.

This will be a limited edition of our monthly publication

but, subscription to City Beat will be available to the general public at newsstands and online. This month, City Beat features the superstar songstress, Angie Stone as our cover story.  Her hot new album is called Unexpected and it is surely

a must have CD for Angie Stone fans.  The album was named after the unexpected death of her father. You can read more about Stone inside this newsletter, in our magazine and online at

Publisher’s Page

Music Copyright Laws


What Are Royalties


What Is Music Publishing


Cover Story Angie Stone


Gospel Beat

Coffey Anderson


Indie Artist of the Month


Best New



City Beat Online Coming Soon

New England’s entertainment source

City Beat Entertrainment

January 2010

Volume 1, Issue 1

jan2010 edition

· N’ Dambi

· Music Legal Information

· Angie Stone: New Album—”Unexpected”

· Leona Lewis

· The Business of Entertainment with Coffey Anderson