SOURCE: Big Star Media Group, Inc.

Big Star Media Group, Inc.

October 13, 2010 09:15 ET

Big Star Media Group Completes Filming of Historic Arkansas Blues and Heritage Festival

CLARKSDALE, MS--(Marketwire - October 13, 2010) -  Big Star Media Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BMGI) (the "Company"), a diversified entertainment and information distribution company, filmed the Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of the Arkansas Blues and Heritage Festival this past weekend. Over seventy thousand blues fans attended the three-day event held in Helena, Arkansas, which featured fantastic performances by some of the best artists in the blues business.

Big Star Media Group is now in the process of final negotiations with many of the acts that performed at the event to produce and distribute individual projects on DVD, as well as a collective "best of" project for global distribution to commemorate the event.

The event was filmed using multiple Cannon high definition production cameras and specialized equipment, such as a proprietary camera jib designed by Big Star, to enhance the live onstage experience. Over 200 hours of film were shot of performances on two different stages.

Big Star's Senior Vice President, Gary Vincent, remarked, "We are extremely happy with the performances and the content we have captured at this historic event and are anxious to get into post-production. We are looking forward to presenting the footage with the world."

The Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of the Arkansas Blues and Heritage Festival included acts such as Marcia Ball, Paul Thorn, Reba Russell Band, Kentucky Headhunters, Michael Burks, Charlie Musselwhite, Bobby Rush, Heather Crosse, Diddley Squat, Grady Champion, Willie Cobbs, Sterling Billingsley Band, James Harman, Terry "Big T" Williams, Smokin Joe Kubek with Bnois King, Hubert Sumlin & The Willie "Big Eyes" Smith Band, Preston Shannon, Larry McCray, Bobby Parker, Pinetop Perkins and Bob Margolin, Anson Funderburg & The Rockets, Walter "Wolfman" Washington, Eden Brent, John Hammond, and Earnest "Guitar" Roy.

About Big Star Media Group, Inc.
Big Star Media Group, Inc. is a multi-faceted entertainment and information distribution company focused on web-based presentations of live music events, the promotion of new musical talent, film production, and corporate messaging. Big Star Media Group holds several subsidiaries that are each focused on specific aspects of the Company's strategic plan, including: Big Star Live, Big Star Records, Big Star Informative Media, Big Star Films, and Big Star Communications. Its various entities focus on everything from the webcasting of live music events, to promoting new musical talent, producing film, and performing corporate messaging. For more information, please visit:

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