The singer, songwriter and guitarist Giah Roney is one of the artists of the Week Brazil portal My Space (http://br.myspace.com), My Space Music page. The Brazilian musician recently received an Honorable Mention in the category World, The John Lennon Songwriting Contest – one of the most renowned international festivals composition. In 2008, Giah international career began with the release of the compilation album Yesterday’s tomorrow by British label, ASTRANOVA Records.
São Paulo, March 23, 2009 – World leader among social networks and with 81 million people registered, MySpace has become an important tool for the dissemination of musicians from around the world. MySpace in Brazil, created in 2007, is a weekly space dedicated to highlighting the work of artists from different musical aspects such as pop, rock, gospel, soul and electronics, among others. This week, the work of singer, songwriter and guitarist Roney Giah is featured on MySpace Music (http://br.myspace.com). Giah is part of the generation of musicians who transformed the main ally of the internet in disseminating the work. The good results can even be measured by the performance of the site www.roneygiah.com.br, who recently reached the milestone of over 45,000 hits (sum of page views and files accessed) in January, an average of 1,500 hits per day, between access and content downloads (music, video and clip). In total there are 30 thousand new Internet users per month, an average of one thousand per dia.Os responsible for the exponential growth of Internet views are from Brazil, the United States, Europe and Asia. To get an idea of the growth, in October 2008 the site recorded an average of 50 visits / day in November, 150 hits / day, and in December, 370 visits / day. It is estimated that by the end of 2009, the site reaches the two thousand daily visitors, 90 000 hits per month and the coveted one million hits annually. The web designer George Siriani, Go to the Web site of the signing Roney Giah.Em 2008, Roney Giah was the only Brazilian musician to receive Honorable Mention in The John Lennon Songwriting Contest in the category World, music by Amar And with that integrates CD More days on Earth. Curated by Yoko Ono – and jury formed by musicians Carlos Santana, Wyclef Jean, Fergie (Black Eyed Peas), John Legend, Al Jareau, Bob Weir (Grateful Dead), Lamont Dozier and Natasha Bedingfield – The John Lennon Songwriting the Contest (www.jlsc.com) is considered one of the most renowned international festivals composition. Also in 2008, the musician was invited to the film’s soundtrack U.S. No pain, no gain and signed a contract with the British label ASTRANOVA Records for the release of the compilation album Yesterday’s tomorrow. For disclosure, the record shows produced podcasts available in 107 countries. Yesterday’s tomorrow, which is marketed through I Tunes, brings together seven tracks on the cd Seed (1998), six tracks on the cd More days on Earth (2006) and a range of unpublished In the crosshairs of recoil, plus a bonus track produced exclusively for the ASTRANOVA.