ROLI is delighted to announce that we will be hosting a series of Seaboard RISE artist events at Guitar Center stores throughout the United States this autumn.

Come join us for performances, workshops, and master classes from ROLI artists & producers who have worked with artists such as Kanye West, Rihanna, Maroon 5, Usher & Mariah Carey. Special offers will be available to all attendees.

Check out the upcoming events below and stay tuned for further updates. Sign up to our Guitar Center workshops here.

Guitar Center, Nashville with Ben Sollee October 12th, 6:00pm

Genre-defying Ben Sollee is known for his no-holds-barred approach to the arts; from his diverse songwriting, moving vocals and amazing cello skills, to conducting a tour by bicycle, to creating virtual reality apps and more. Come see Ben play and learn how the Seaboard RISE integrates with his wide-ranging creative world.

Guitar Center, San Francisco with Jamil “Deputy” Pierre – October 19th, 6:00pm

One of the newest talents to break into the realm of pop, R&B and hip-hop music production, Deputy constantly seeks to create fresh, innovative music for all genres. Deputy has already had the pleasure of working with A-list writers and artists in his young career, such as Wale, J Cole, NeYo, Rick Ross, French Montana, Flo Rida, The Dream, Rihanna to list a few.

Guitar Center, Sherman Oaks with Marcus Lomax of The Monsters & Strangerz – October 24th, 6:00pm

The Monsters & Strangerz are a Grammy, Juno and ASCAP award winning production and songwriting team from Miami, Florida. The team features The Monsters: Alexander “Xplicit” Izquierdo, Stefan Johnson, Jordan Johnson and The Strangerz: Marcus “Marc Lo” Lomax and Clarence Coffee Jr.

The team officially debuted into the music scene in 2009, when they wrote for American artist and entrepreneur Diddy on his single “Diddy Boppin”. In 2011 The Monsters & Strangerz moved their operation to Los Angeles and have produced and written for artists such as Demi Lovato, Rihanna, Maroon 5, Pitbull, Jennifer Lopez, Jason Derulo, Selena Gomez, Fifth Harmony, Carly Rae Jepsen, Kanye West, Big Sean and many others.

Guitar Center, Atlanta with Bryan-Michael Cox – November 21st, 6:00pm
Bryan-Michael Cox is an R&B record producer and songwriter who is notable for his extensive work with multiple platinum-selling artists including Usher, Mariah Carey, Mary J. Blige, and Drake. Cox attained a Guinness World Record for the longest consecutive period of chart success (after spending over five years on the Billboard chart continuously), breaking the record previously held by The Beatles.