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CBSS Set For 15th Year At Novemberfest

Novemberfest 2011 opens Wednesday, November 9th at 12:00pm and runs through Sunday, November 13th at 6pm. The event features local singers, dancers, and bands as well as a midway, food and drinks. Nativity Catholic Church is now in its 41st year of raising money for the school and church. The event culminates with a grand prize raffle on Sunday at 5:30 pm. This year, in addition to the wide variety of entertainment, Novemberfest brings you the second annual "Novemberfest Idol," which will be sponsored by CBSS. Five local celebrity judges will pick the finalists for a Sunday showdown at 1:00pm. The "Idol" will run Friday and Saturday at 8:00pm.

CBSS assists in launching The Bridge

Crystal Blue Sound Studios is happy to announce that the launching of "The Bridge" at United Methodist Church Of Brandon was a huge success! Owner Dominick Pages has been called upon to provide audio engineering for the passonate and talented Christian Rock band sure to inspire Bay area worshipers. CBSS would like to thank all that attended openng night!

Bishop Wayne is back!

CBSS is thrilled to welcome back the rock/funk phenom Bishop Wayne! After an extended break from the production of his latest project, Wayne is excited and enthusiastic about the release of his new disc. One of the most promising artists in the Florida indie scene, the band has its sights set on national touring and recognition. Wayne hopes to have the project completed by early 2010.

Melissa Brethauer's "Waiting" Getting Attention



Recorded, produced, mixed, and mastered at CBSS  by Dominick Pages, the debut CD "Waiting" from Melissa Brethauer has been receiving brilliant reviews! Be sure to visit the her website at for her live show schedule, and the link to the latest review. Brethauer also recently completed her first natiional TV appearance on NBC's "Daytime." Be sure to check out the video. The CD remains available for sale on iTunes as well as several digital distribution sites. You can also pick up copies at any one of her live shows.


Wils Belton News

"Long Way From Home," the new Wils Belton CD, is now in the final stage of production. Belton (pictured) is excited about the ten new songs, which promise to form his finest release to date! Belton and producer Dominick Pages have been working on the disc for nine months.The songs are melodic and heartfelt with positive messages.

Frank Garcia's "Corazon De Tampa" up for Tampa's official theme song

Tampa native singer/songwriter Frank Garcia is not your typical musician. Frank is a sucessfull paleontologist that has written a song about Tampa. The song "Corazon De Tampa," (Heart Of Tampa) recorded, mixed, and mastered at CBSS, was written about a year ago and has now been nominated for the official song of Tampa. Have a listen and cast a vote! You can vote at Listen here: Corazon De Tampa