AT&T Showcases Emerging Latino Music Talent at This Year's Hispanicize Music Festival

AT&T Showcases Emerging Latino Music Talent at This Year's Hispanicize Music 
Festival 
Closing Act by Award-Winning Duo Jesse & Joy Will Be the Highly
Anticipated Performance of the Night 
ATLANTA, GA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/10/13 --  AT&T* is abuzz in
anticipation of the annual Hispanicize 2013, the fourth annual iconic
event for Latino trendsetters and newsmakers scheduled for April
9-13. As a sponsor of this year's event, AT&T will descend on Miami,
Fla., for a full-scale immersion of films, innovation and social
trends as Hispanic marketers, online influencers, bloggers, and
journalists rally around this annual Latino trends festival -- the
largest of its kind.  
New this year is the unique Hispanicize Music Festival -- a platform
that highlights emergent Latino musicians, artists, and DJs and
exposes them to hundreds of Latino influencers in the hopes to help
them catapult their careers. 
AT&T is thrilled to have teamed up with Hispanicize to provide a
stage for these talented artists while entertaining the large crowds
expected at Hispanicize. On day three, AT&T will treat conference
participants to the first Latin Indie Night in the history of
Hispanicize. Held at the prestigious New World Center, conference
attendees can expect a change in pace from their busy days with a
more relaxed and celebratory atmosphere.  
With opening acts by Locos por Juana, La Santa Cecilia, Hola Hi,
Domino Saints, and Sonsoles; guests can choose to dance the night
away to everything from rock tunes and urban pop sounds, to milder
Jazz and boleros beats or just sit back and relax. DJ El Dusty will
also be featured at the event, in addition to five-time Latin GRAMMY
winners Jesse & Joy, who are expected to deliver the closing
performance of the night. 
Every night of Hispanicize 2013 will showcase the musical talents of
up-and-coming Latin artists and/or Latin DJs. Music festival events
will range from performances at the Eden Roc hotel to offsite concert
venues throughout Miami Beach and include a closing night event
celebrating the cult classic film "La Bamba" featuring celebrity
Latin DJs. 
With more than 100 sessions, 260 presenters and musical showcases and
events, Hispanicize will, without a doubt, be the most
digitally-enabled event that week in Miami. AT&T will make it easier
for guests to Like it, Tweet it, Pin it, search it or text it by
placing charging stations at the AT&T Studio Set. Conference
participants will also be able to learn more the latest technology
and services, including the newest technology in home security and
automation, AT&T Digital Life(SM). 
During Hispanicize, AT&T will also: 


 
--  Hold a Social Blogathon -- a healthy blogger competition. The ultimate
    prize is a Blogger Tech Bundle that includes AT&T branded Beats by
    Dr. Dre headphones, Bed Bath and Beyond gift cards, and prepaid
    cards.
    
    
--  Team up with ESPN Deportes to enhance Hispanicize Sports Track,
    providing interview opportunities for bloggers and sports journalists
    while also producing TV content and digital social interaction.

  
Hispanicize 2013 (www.hispanicizeevent.com / #Hispz13) will take place
April 9-13, 2013 at the Eden Roc Hotel in Miami Beach. At the fourth
annual Latino trends event, bloggers, filmmakers, journalists,
marketers and music artists will convene throughout the course of
five days for more than 100 sessions to hear 200 speakers present
about every facet of media, social media, entertainment and
marketing. (See the special 1-min. Hispanicize 2013 Preview video
here: http://bit.ly/hispz13Rising). 
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