The Ultimate Underground Experience Presents “World Vision” Featuring Arts For India/Indixia!

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Broadcast dedicated to the memory of Ben Cauley (Co-Founder/The Bar-Kays)
In today’s show, Uncle Earl invite you to indulge in the riches of Art, Fashion & Cinema which is bountiful in the Indian culture.
The Guest of Honor was Mr. Satish Modi (Founder/Chairman) Arts For India & International Institute of Fine Arts in India.
Satish Modi Podium
The night was to celebrate the live exclusive announcement of a new collaboration effort between Mr. Modi’s foundations and Columbia University.
I was invited by Ms. Susan Johnston (Director/New Media Film Festival and Friend) to AFI Presents INDIXIA which was a star-studded, power player event Hosted by the Bonham Art Gallery on Madison Avenue & 57th Street.
Lacy & Susan
The festivities went on for 3 days but I was honored to catch the final day which consisted of a fine art & fashion auction and an Honoree Award Ceremony.
Honorees
Robert Thurman (Time Magazine’s 25 most influential Americans list), Nicole Miller (Iconic American Designer), Jonathan Tibett (Founder of Precision Stone/Co-Founder of ABC Stone), Mira Nair (Indian Filmmaker/Actress), Mark Strand (Memorium Tribute)
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Art Display (Spcial Works Donated)
Oriano Galloni, George Lewis, Ron Ferri, Todd James, Hector Bitar, Angelo Bellobono, Fisher Cherry, Alessia Reggiani
Fisher Cherry
Fashion Display (Designer & Student Collaborations)
Edmundo Castillo, Uniqlo, Stubbs and Wooten, Jeffrey Rudes, Fiorentini and Baker, Azada, Mialika, Royal Stag, Raghavendra Rathore, and Jewelry by Silvia Furmanovich.
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A special highlight was a candid sit down with Filmmaker/Actor/Entrepreneur Sean Stone.
Sean Stone
Also in attendance was Prince Sundaram Tagore (Fine Art Aficionado) among many other distinguished guests.
The event coordinator was Mr. Bhuvan Lall.
Bhuvan Lall
Musical Artists Play List:
Kriswontwo ft. Skyzoo, Son Little, Radio Drive ft. Kevin Gullickson, Chris Matic, J. Givens, The Bar-Kays, A-Jay Mac, Tanya Holt, SOS Band, Guts & DJ Tom Shark, Terraway.
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Kevin Gullickson Radio Drive 2015
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The Barkays
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Special Thanks:
Radioactive Broadcasting Network, Music Xray, Revitalized Records Holland, Soul Tracks, Noisetrade, Alltum NL, Musik Lounge,Lovebeam/Making Music LLC., Donald Tyler, Susan Johnston, Arts For India, Bonham Art Gallery.
Air Date 9/28/15
Broadcast #252
Duration 1:31:47
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR


The Uncle Earl

"In order to succeed, we must first believe that we can." - Nikos Kazantzakis The art of success begins first within your heart, no better example to attain this claim than the man of many talents that we have come to know thru the years in the industry as Lacy Darryl Phillips. Lacy Darryl Phillips aka THE UNCLE EARL, an Award Winning American Recording Artist, Songwriter, Producer, Actor, Radio Personality & DJ. President of Earl Hitz Records, a NYC label created to embrace the sounds of house, dance, electronic pop, and funk music. As an avid culture curator of performance & music for the world, he wanted to pay homage by creating "The New Paradise Garage Experience". He is also the Creator/Producer of Ultimate Underground, Host/DJ of his weekly radio show, The Ultimate Underground Experience now celebrating it’s 9th successful anniversary. Lacy Darryl Phillips has a career in the entertainment industry which spans four decades, in the disciplines of acting, singing, dancing, directing, choreography, and songwriting. He has worked with recording artists, such as Mariah Carey, Lauryn Hill, Vanessa Williams, Grace Jones, Sheena Easton, Peabo Bryson, CeCe Peniston, James Ingram, Lou Rawls, The Bette Davis, Debbie Allen, Ray Chew, Randy Jackson, N.W.A. (Dr. Dre & Eazy-E), Jimmy Z., and Lonnie Gordon, among others. Past performances include: The Triad (NYC), House Of Yes (Brooklyn, NY), Coney Island Baby (NYC), Gold Sounds (Brooklyn, NY), Friars Club (NYC), The Delancey (NYC), Madison Street Theater (Chicago), Jazzmobile Summerfest (NYC), Marcus Garvey Park (NYC), JCC Manhattan (NYC), Broadway Sings For Pride (NYC), Gay Pride Festival (NYC), The Landmark (LA).