The Maximum Exposure Showcase engineered by Trevor Blair had outlined 2010’s musical pace. Trevor who is the Owner/C.E.O. of Revolutionary Entertainment is setting his own musical revolution. Each band fits in accordance with the greater picture of audiences experiencing music on a personal level. Many concertgoers did not immediately realize they were in a Masonic dwelling. The master of ceremonies selected a setting befitting of the love of music.
Ben Franklin was a Grand Master and Founding Father of America who did not confine himself to being a scientist. He also enjoyed the pleasure of invention as an author and ambassador to France. Franklin was known to have played the guitar, the violin, the harp as well as being skilled at music composition for string sections. One of his inventions was the self-rotating glass harmonica reflecting his passion for the arts. The Scottish Rite Event Center in Long Beach, California provided a background rich in history and tradition for the musical festival. The esoteric society opened their doors to music goers where all types of music lovers gathered under one roof. Freemasonry stands for brotherhood and audiophiles felt like family tied together by three stages playing host to diverse bands from all over the great state of California to as far as Nashville, Tennessee. The six degrees of separation put bands and their fans on the same level allowing everyone to enjoy themselves in a safe manner.
Music is a core aspect in the Masonic world. Mozart’s promotion to journeyman Mason then master Mason helped shape his character. He was not only associated with one lodge as was also welcomed in all lodges as a brother. Mozart’s Masonic belief that one’s class and spirit…
…The opportunity to play a non-traditional venue with Revolutionary Entertainment excited the headlining band. Sugarcult acquired the gig through a mutual friend and concertgoers enjoyed a concert venue which doubles as a historical landmark. Many of the Masonic members run large corporate ventures, but the structural design redefines the idea of having to hold a festival by reinforcing what constitutes art. The Scottish Rite Event center certainly meets the goal of serving the community by proving esoteric societies do not shut out the public in fact this lodge encourages the growth of members of the community. The architecture alone is a testament to the 20’s style remaining forever young. Marko DeSantis, the Sugarcult guitarist proclaimed, “I love supporting independent venues. You do not play a corporate venue because you want to support the corporate venues.”