made-in-cleveland“Can’t argue with our gifts, No
city on earth competes, CLE-Land-minds - built-up-mankind, Think
before you speak!”For the first time in history, Cleveland’s
“multi-racial” Rock & Roll legacy is merging with Chinese culture to
complete The First Dragon Music SuitesTM.
CLE Rock Spirit changed the world,In “19”- Seven- O, At that time we
gave birth, To Rockin FM Radio! To power “The First DragonTM” and
its Global Chinese Cross Cultural Exchange into a broad-based global
demographic clamoring to learn aboutand embrace the culture of
China,(the new #2 economy on earth), ITM, its Associates and
Strategic Alliance affiliations have created the essence of global
cross cultural exchange in fine art, literature and, in this case,
music, to deliver eCommerce consumer product sales and intellectual
property licensing that will educate and entertain a globe of
humanity for decades.
Made in Cleveland
lyrics composed by ITM
Chairman Jack Craciun III
and album creator and producer
Ed Sparks tell the true musical
story of Cleveland's multi-cultural
Rock & Roll heritage and
how it changed the world.
ThroughThe First Dragon Music Suite(s)TM, and guided by research and
a pure “Spirit of American Entrepreneurialism,” the CLE based ITM
production team has dramatically merged Cleveland’s multi-cultural
modern music with Chinese traditional instruments and language
themes to deliver a new spirit, energy and brand of Rock & Roll
never before felt or heard, in three unprecedented, culture defining
albums: The First Dragon Music SuiteTM, Made in Cleveland(TBT)TMand
The First Phoenix Music SuiteTM.
The First Dragon Music SuitesTM are among the unique phantasmagoria
of “The First DragonTM Global Chinese Cross Cultural Exchange”
enterprise’s intellectual property that tells the birth and
evolution story of Chinese culture and highlights the similarities
and differences of both cultures’ traditions in ways that clarify
their contributions to human culture and promote those ideas which
foster understanding and respect.
The First DragonTM & The First PhoenixTM were born in Cleveland, The
Rock & Roll Capital of the World.
“Cleveland ain’t no Joke; Truth be told; Where Cleveland Goes so
Goes The Globe!”
The second album of The First Dragon Music SuitesTM isMade in
Cleveland(TBT)TMby Electrikk Sparks, and featuring “Dr. Phrock and
The Children of the Rhyme.”It contains 10 new songs that dynamically
merge Cleveland’s Funk, Hip Hop and Rock & Roll beat and vibewith
the spirit of Chinese culture. Title song “Made in Cleveland(TBT)TM”
delivers the heart, soul and spirit of ITM’s dedication to transcend
cultural boundaries and promote a mutual understanding of cultures
through education and entertainment in its “The First DragonTM
Global Chinese Cross Cultural Exchange” Enterprise.
Produced by ITM, Ed “Dr. Phrock” Sparks, Larry “Spharo” Gaines and
Mel “Mel-o-Ra-Chi Hinchen, the song was engineered by ITM Associate
Producer Brandi Hunter at JR Production Studios in Cleveland.
Featuring Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee and Clevelander Mike
"Kidd Funkadelic" Hampton on lead guitar and the lead vocals of
ClevelanderLarry “Spharo” Gaines, the lyrics composed by ITM
Chairman/CEO Jack Craciun III and album creator and producer Ed
Sparks tell the true musical storyof Cleveland's multi-cultural Rock
& Roll heritage and how it changed the world.
“Made in Cleveland(TBT)TM” Co-Music Director Darren Anthony, who
also produced and wrote the lyrics to the eleven songs of The First
Dragon Music SuiteTM has also delivered a CLE attitude to the world
with “WE GOOD”, his first major music industry song placementon The
Young OG Project, the seventh studio album of platinum selling
rapper Fabolous. Anthony’s “WE GOOD” song has racked up 2,000,000
views on YouTubewithout a video, since the album was released on
Christmas day 2014.Due to popular demand, the official video for “WE
GOOD” recently has been filmed in New York City.
Yo- British Invasion - sailed in, On Muddy Waters DNA, Put 3
trillion green backs into the EU,And PRC today!Fifty years ago, the
world as we knew it changed forever as a result of the USA’S R & B
and Rock-fed “British Invasion.” Along with the recent global ascent
of urban music, the new horizon of global entertainment is awakening
to a new CLE-led “China Invasion.”
“The Future of “Rock & Roll” is a Global CLEVELAND - China Exchange…
to the nine’s this time, we did it before and we’ll do it again!”And
that invasion is unique. It is a first in global demographic terms!
There are Chinatowns located in every major and secondary market on
earth. The global “China Invasion” will naturally be kicked off
musically from Cleveland, The Rock & Roll Capital of the
World!”Truth be told,Where Cleveland Goes, so Goes the Globe!