Jun 30 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Lindsay Rider is a singer, teacher and coach based in New York City. She was born and raised in West Chester, Pennsylvania, surrounded by a very musical family. After completing her bachelor’s degree at Ithaca College (BM, Vocal Performance), she came to New York to study with Arthur Levy and attend the prestigious Manhattan School of Music (MM, Vocal Performance). While at the Manhattan School of Music, Lindsay was honored to be a part of the World Premier recording of John Musto’s “Later the Same Evening.” Performing and studies kept her quite busy, and after graduating she joined the cast of “A Little Night Music” with the Michigan Opera Theater. Not one to turn down an opportunity, Lindsay has since been involved with many different projects, ranging from new opera in New York City to American Idol and producing her very own show, “Uncharted.” She loves it all! Lindsay maintains an active studio and has been affiliated with Broadway Dance Center, The Manhattan School of Music Musical Theater and many others. She serves on the Board of Directors for the New York Singing Teachers’ Association. Lindsay is a compassionate instructor and mentor, and enjoys working with individuals of all skill levels. Lindsay lives in New York City and is a proud member of AGMA & Equity..
Jun 30 10:00pm - 12:00am
The Troy, NY native who sang as a kid in the church choir began his professional music career performing with Lyfe Jenning’s and touring with the likes of Beyonce, John Legend, Musiq SoulChild, Anthony Hamilton, and Dave Hollister is moving forward. T-Rex, the long-time collaborator and prodigy of Lyfe Jennings who he credits as his mentor and Dave Hollister whose voice he feels has influenced him greatly is stepping into his calling. It was raw talent that got T-Rex recognized by industry leaders like Wyclef Jean, Mario, Ne-Yo with whom T-Rex has shared stages everywhere from MTV’s Unplugged to late night and day time talk shows such as Good Morning America, Jimmy Kimmel, and David Letterman. T-Rex jump started the resurgence of R&B’s newest soul sensation Shaliek and a long list of musicians, singers, and performers such as Day26 who he has helped to mentor and develop throughout the years. Now, after over 10 years of lending supporting vocals to some of R&B’s biggest stars, T-Rex is fulfilling his divine purpose using his voice to touch and inspire, creating transnational music. His debut album, entitled “He Made Me In His Image” is a gospel inspirational album rooted in R&B, and Hip Hop music. The album will be released summer 2015! All you T-REX fans that have been waiting, the time is now come.
Toshi’s Living Room & Penthouse raison d'être is to produce rapture…moments of rapture for all those who come…moments where you’re happy to be alive and wanting to live forever. Sounds crazy. We know. It’s what we want to do.
Guests coming to Toshi’s should experience coming to Toshi’s home: good food, good cheer, understated yet sublime where, when we’re doing our job, for those moments, you’re truly happy and content and enjoying. Whatever happened at work or at home, whatever else is going on in your life, that’s all left at the door, the moment, Ponzu, greets you with a wag of a tail and atwinkle in his eye. You enter comforted by the assurance that, Ponzu, our door Morkie, senses niceness and barks at meanies. We have a no meaniesdoor policy and Ponzu's very strict in protecting of our home.
Performers at Toshi’s can expect unconditional love. When performers are given unconditional love; like children, they flourish. Toshi’s mantra to all his “children” is for them to soar. We want to see performers debut at Toshi’sand go on to catapult onto the world stage…beyond Toshi’s. Toshi’s Living Room & Penthouse is owned by a performer (toshi), who can also count beans, but visualizes that inspired performers = inspired guests = inspiredbean counting.
No PR. No advertisment. No hype. If you know about us, that’s because a friend told you. Toshi’s Living Room & Penthouse wants to remain simple, real and kick-ass. That’s our mission. That’s our duty. That’s our promise to you, guest and performer alike. That’s what makes us happy to be alive and wanting to live forever.
Toshi & Ponzu will buy you a complimentary bottle of house champagne here at Toshi's Living Room with reservation guaranteed by credit card.