THE ENTERTAINMENT INSTITUTE
WITH ALT-ROCK FAVORITES
ON THE 2017 VANS WARPED TOUR
FEATURING GURUS LIKE ANDY BIERSACK, ASH COSTELLO, CKY, WILLIAM CONTROL, JAMEY JASTA AND MORE
TICKETS FOR ALL WORKSHOPS ON SALE NOW
MAY 15, 2017 – CHICAGO, IL – The Entertainment Institute (TEI) is offering workshops with musicians all summer long on the 2017 Vans Warped Tour. Through these workshops, TEIgives Warped Tour attendees the opportunity to spend 40 minutes backstage, in a small group conversation with various artists on the lineup, including Andy Biersack (Andy Black & Black Veil Brides), Ash Costello (New Years Day), CKY, William Control and Jamey Jasta (Hatebreed), among others. Workshops will range from instrument lessons to in-depth conversations about touring, life hardships, creating music and more. Tickets for all workshops are on sale now, and can be purchased at http://www.thinktei.com/.
Since 2015, TEI has handpicked a set of gurus from the Warped Tour lineup with a unique message, educational style or an ability to create an elevated experience for the fans. This year, TEI’s Warped Tour workshops range from “How To Remain Positive During Dark Times” with Hawthorne Heights and”Harnessing Your Confidence to Reach Your Goals” with Ash Costello of New Years Day, to “Control and the Art of DIY” with William Control, “Thinking for Yourself” with Andy Biersack and “Drum Technique and Performance” with Jake Garland of Memphis May Fire. There will also be workshops on tour management, screen-printing, yoga, DIY music business and a plethora of other topics. For a full list of workshops and gurus, please visit: http://www.thinktei.com/warpedtour/.
TEI is a music education platform that gives fans access to musicians and professionals currently working in the industry, through customized workshops. Working with gurus from all facets of the industry, TEI aims to create unique and personal educational experiences. “I can’t think of anything more meaningful than sitting down with one of your idols and really connecting,” explains Jen Kellogg, TEI owner. “Each of our workshops are unique experiences that are more than just a fun memory – it’s an opportunity to get
advice and tips that are immediately useful and will be remembered for years.”
From instrument lessons to shooting concert photography, or just making life the best it can be, TEI gurus are ready to share their first-hand knowledge and experiences directly with their fans. Their ultimate goal is to help fans, students, musicians and new industry professionals build solid foundations for long-lasting careers.
For more information on TEI, and to purchase tickets for this year’s Warped Tour workshops, please visit: http://www.thinktei.com/.