A well-known saying goes, “Every part begins with an thought, however an thought that’s not developed into motion won’t ever get greater than the mind cells it occupies.” This saying proves true for Chris Dobry, who, in 1997, conceived the concept to carry on a battle of the bands in his metropolis of Inexperienced Bay, Wisconsin. With willpower and never a dime to his title, Chris labored exhausting to carry his thought to life and based his document label, Stryker Records, the place he promotes stay live shows, manages artists, and releases music worldwide.
To safe preliminary funds for the corporate’s launch, Chris granted a collection of press releases and secured an interview on the native CBS station the identical evening because the Grammy Awards. This created numerous consideration to the occasion, which drew the preliminary funds essential to launch the label and showcased numerous native expertise that Chris would finally work with. He later moved the operations to Detroit, Michigan, the place Euphoria Productions employed him to advertise important occasions whereas working with space rock artists underneath his label.
As a part of his mission to carry new artists to the highlight, Chris, by means of his label, Stryker Records, signed Drew Strains as its first hip-hop artist and his viral singles’ Rise’ and ‘Love is Conflict’ that includes Clio Cadence had been produced by Malcolm Springer at The Home of Blues Studio in Nashville. This previous fall, Drew Line’s newest single, “Rise,” topped the NACC (Canada and the US) chart at quantity 18, and #1 within the Hip Hop class, on the M3 Radio chart in Brooklyn, and #1 on the ‘all style’ high 30 charts.
At present, Stryker Information is making ready to launch a hip-hop remix of the hard-hitting Saving Abel music, “15 Minutes of Fame,” on March 11. Malcolm Springer produced the music with the assistance of Saving Abel bassist Scott Wilson on the Home of Blues Studio in Nashville, and performances by Drew Strains, Scotty Austin and Jason Null might be heard on the observe.
As well as, Chris Dobry and Jason Schrick of JPS Productions have been arranging “The Borrowed Time Tour,” which can kick off on March 10 at Wildfire in Gillett, Wisconsin. Drew Strains will headline the tour and have JPS Productions recording Artist Trotter Water, House Kase and Caesar Reddington. The tour can have further stops in Wisconsin and journey to Chicago, Kansas Metropolis and different markets across the Midwest.
Within the coming years, Chris Dobry plans to develop his firm into a worldwide model, selling signed artists and serving to them earn gold and platinum singles. “I can see increasing my roster to incorporate a number of Rock, Nation and hip-hop teams. I may also proceed to advertise and produce stay music occasions across the nation and help the individuals who have helped me attain these successes. So much can occur in 5 years, and the chances are limitless. However, the largest success I can have within the subsequent 5 years and past is simply being actually completely happy,” he shared.