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The Soulful Sounds Series - Philly Soul Panel Discussion

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Philash Entertainment Group, The Artists United, The African American Museum in Philadelphia
Celebrate Black Music Month with
The Soulful Sounds Series - Philly Soul Panel Discussion at
The African-American Museum of Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA – On June 14, 2016, Philash Entertainment Group, The Artists United (TAU), and The African American Museum in Philadelphia presents The Soulful Sounds Series – Black Music Month Salute to Philly Soul Panel Discussion. This event is sponsored by I.C.A.R.E Academy and Main Course PHL. The event will take place at The African-American Museum of Philadelphia located at 701 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102. Panelists for this event include Kindred The Family Soul, Helen Scott of The Three Degrees, Jean Carne, Ivan Barias, and Dexter Wansel. The moderator for the evening will be Dyana Williams. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. and the event will begin at 7:00 p.m. For ticket information and RSVP go to and the official website

The Soulful Sounds Series is an educational initiative curated by Ashley Scott on Soul and Rhythm & Blues Music. In celebration of Black Music Month, this panel discussion will talk about the impact of Philadelphia Soul on a global spectrum and the relevance it has in the music Industry. The panel will be an up close and personal discussion from the artist and hit makers themselves. It is designed to educate attendees on the history of Philadelphia soul music in order to positively influence the next generation of music makers. Our panelists include Songwriter-Producer Ivan Barias who has penned such classics as “Just Friends” by Musiq Soulchild and “Finding My Way Back” by Jaheim; Songwriter Dexter Wansel who penned “Nights Over Egypt” by The Jones Girls and “If Only You Knew” by Patti Labelle; Helen Scott who is a founding member of legendary girl group The Three Degrees known for the classic ballad “When Will I See You Again”; Songstress Jean Carne known for her hits “Don’t Let It Go To You Head” and “Closer Than Close; and husband/wife duo Kindred The Family Soul (Fatin and Aja Dantzler) known for their hits “Far Away” and “Stars.”

About Philash Entertainment Group
Philash Entertainment Group is an event production and promotions company founded by Ashley Scott. The mission of the company is to promote and produce timeless and memorable musical moments. Philash has been the curator and co-curator for various shows including United We Band, The Soulful Sounds Series, and The Songbook Series. Our company has contributed services to major concerts and events featuring Eric Roberson, Kindred The Family Soul, Teena Marie, and more. The current clients include Will Downing, Kenya, The Urban Guerilla Orchestra and The Three Degrees.

About The Artists United
The Artists United (TAU) is a non-profit organization founded in 2002 by Rasheed "Lox" Knox, along with Jay P. King and Ashley Scott. The mission is to educate, develop, market, and promote individuals in the Entertainment Industry. The organization's objective is to help preserve arts and culture in our communities. The United We Band (UWB) Jam Session and Showcase is one of The Artists United’s (TAU) Main Events. It was designed to create a platform and social environment for the intermediate and professional individuals to apply the knowledge obtained through our courses, seminars, and mentoring programs.

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Ashley Scott

Date: Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Time: Doors open at 6:00pm, event starts at 7pm
Location: The African American Museum in Philadelphia, 701 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102
Cost: $5