I grew up listening to everything because my family's Cuban-American and music was always playing.When I first started working with my producer Desmond Child about five years ago, we were actually started going in more of a Latin route.
By collaborating with a global network of filmmakers, Hartman and his Jungle Parisians showcase the beauty, wonder, and traditions of people and places all over the world through poignant short films.
I started a rock band about three years ago called De La Torre and we've just kind of been honing in on the sound and creating our own vibe. We've only released two originals and we've done a couple covers. You know, our goal was to just write songs we love and turn them into records that we'd both enjoy listening to. Desmond's a monster in the writing room, and I mean that in a really good way. He writes like a madman and it's really inspiring to get to be a part of that process with him.
We recorded a song called "Ruins" and filmed a video for it in western Nebraska at "Carhenge." We just released a new one called "Paradise," and filmed the video in San Diego at the Viejas Arena March 5th when we opened for Bon Jovi. From the first lyrics and melody to the final mix... AT: It's hard to say, because I could probably be way more informed than I am.
We never put advocacy or even messaging front and center.
But we do want to get people to think more broadly about the world.
Last December I had the great opportunity to present ‘How Cool Brands Stay Hot‘ at the global headquarters of ABSOLUT Vodka, part of Pernod Ricard, in Stockholm.
After Read More How to keep Generation Y involved for longer than just 15 minutes of fame?One person tweeted: "Oh Marcel, what have you done? Gabby is going to be very unhappy when she finds out or sees that kiss for herself," added another.A third slammed: "Marcel's face when he actually realised what he just did and that he really does have a girlfriend and that weren't her." "Marcel didn't have to do that challenge, so he voluntarily kissed another girl. A fifth wasn't too phased, though, writing: "He's done it to win a challenge, keep ya knickers on ya freaks."Muggy Marcel seems to have a good ring to it, right? "Over in Casa Amor, Marcel then read out the rules: "One boy and one girl must french kiss for five seconds."And before Marcel had time to think or come up for air, he had already put it on Shannen by shoving his tongue down her throat in an intense game of tonsil tennis.Fans of the ITV2 reality show have kicked off about Marcel's reckless move – gutted that their favourite couple have taken a major tumble.One of my first questions in the interview was if Read More In preparation of my latest Millennials at Work publication I got the opportunity to interview Christoph Fellinger, Talent Relationship Management at Beiersdorf, a German personal care company that holds one of the largest skin care brands globally, namely NIVEA. Those are the top destinations for Gen Y students to study abroad.