USF Student Record Label to Host Album Launch Party

April 20, 2018

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — The University of Saint Francis invites Fort Wayne and the surrounding community to the first-ever record album launch party of Marble Lounge Records artist Rosalind & The Way. The launch party, which will take place on April 27, 6-10 p.m. at the USF Robert Goldstine Performing Arts Center, features opening performances from area artists. Local food trucks Bravas and Flora + Lily’s will be on hand to provide refreshments.

Evening Performances include:

6 p.m – Kelsie Cote

6:30 p.m – Jess Thrower

7 p.m – Oblique

7:30 p.m – OLC

8 p.m – Horizon Arcs

8:30 p.m – Rosalind & The Way

Marble Lounge Records is a student-run record label developed through a collaboration between the Media Entrepreneurship Training in the Arts (META) program and the USF Music Technology program. The META team has managed all marketing and business aspects of operating a record label and producing an artist, while the Music Technology program has managed the production and recording technologies of the music.

Attendees of the party will be able to purchase a limited release album featuring singles personally produced by Rob Mathes, an Emmy-winning, Grammy, Tony and Drama Desk Award nominated producer, arranger/composer and music director who USF hosted to work directly with Marble Lounge Records and Rosalind & The Way. Additionally, attendees will be able to pre-order vinyl albums and purchase Marble Lounge Records and Rosalind & The Way merchandise.

The USF School of Creative Arts is pleased to welcome sponsors The CW and Alt 99.5 as they host and live stream this inaugural event.

 Founded in 1890 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition, the University of Saint Francis offers more than 70 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs through the School of Health Sciences, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Keith Busse School of Business and Entrepreneurial Leadership and School of Creative Arts. In addition to its traditional programs, USF designs focused curricula for working adults in Fort Wayne, Crown Point and online. In 2016, the University of Saint Francis expanded its presence to downtown Fort Wayne. USF Downtown houses the university’s business and music technology programs while offering enhanced internship and networking opportunities for students. The University of Saint Francis campus experience includes 16 athletic programs boasting two individual and four team NAIA national championships, and is recognized as an NAIA Five-Star Champion of Character institution. Approximately 2,300 students from a broad geographic region attend USF.