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South Bay Helicopter - Committed to Excellence

South Bay Helicopter Service, Inc. was established in April 1997, to service corporate transportation needs. Since then, South Bay has evolved into a full service charter company. With the purchase of the AS-350B Astar helicopter the company began expanding into aerial filming activities to include major  motion pictures, television commercials, music and corporate videos, and still photography. With the addition of an Agusta 109C, South Bay began it's helicopter IFR (instrument flight rules) program. South Bay is the only local charter company that is certified by the FAA to fly in low weather conditions as the airlines do. In November 2004, South Bay purchased a new Agusta A109E Power. This gave South Bay an increase in capabilities with increased performance. In June 2008, we added our current Agusta A109S Grand, this further increased our capabilities, and added extra passenger comfort.  South Bay is a premier provider for helicopter services and has an excellent record and reputation.

South Bay Helicopter Service, Inc. is a safe, efficient, dependable and cost effective provider of helicopter charter services to the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond. We can fly you to a meeting in San Jose / Silicon Valley, the races at Laguna Seca or take you on a wine tasting tour in Napa. South Bay offers a wide range of charter services to a discerning clientele, from business executives to motion picture production studios. In addition to the traditional VIP charter, South Bay Helicopter provides many specialized services such as aerial photography, aerial cinematography and aerial surveys.

South Bay Helicopter employs highly-trained pilots whose flight hours and credentials exceed FAA requirements. Our pilots are in command of a well-maintained fleet of helicopters, and the Company enjoys an unblemished safety record. South Bay Helicopter is proud to provide a premier helicopter charter experience, whatever your flight needs may be.

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James McCartney

Angie McCartney, James McCartney, Ruth McCartney

Angie McCartney, James McCartney, Ruth McCartney

James McCartney

Hotel Café, Hollywood

May 3rd 2017

Angie, Ruth and Martin had the great pleasure of attending a performance by James McCartney at The Hotel Café in Hollywood on 3rd May, when he gave a varied and heartfelt performance of self penned songs from his album Marshmallow Maiden, He is currently on a US tour, which runs through May 13th, when it ends up in British Columbia, Canada.

He showed his talent and passion for his music, and can be proud to bear the name of his late grandfather, Jim McCartney.

It was an emotional reunion for all, and Angie told James that she had not seen him since she held him in her arms at a London Nursing Home when he was two days old in 1977.

After the show, the group hunkered down in the Green Room to catch up on news, and exchange stories of what we had all been up to over the years, and Angie was particularly warmed that he held her hand and treated her with fondness and respect. It was certainly a night to remember, and, as Angie put it “one to cross off the bucket list.”

She gave him a copy of her book: My Long and Winding Road, which contains pictures of his Mum and Dad and sisters on the farm in Scotland before he was born.

Ruth was able to impart personal stories about his Mum, whom he obviously misses greatly. All in all, it was a memorable experience.

For the rest of James McCartney’s Tour dates, click here…

Liverpool Legends with special guests Angie and Ruth McCartney

Arcada Theatre, St. Charles, IL 04-28-2017
Just 40 minutes west of Chicago is the beautiful little town of St. Charles where the Liverpool Legends were playing a show with special guests Ruth and Angie McCartney at the historic Arcada Theatre. The venue was established in the 1920's and has all the charms of the Gatsby era gone by.
Refurbished by Ron Onesti, the Arcada is a true gem in the world of performance halls and theatres.
The show itself was a "must see" for all serious Beatles fans, for not only was the audience taken back to the Beatle days with music and multimedia video by the Liverpool Legends, but also enjoyed the precious stories behind the songs from the personal memories of Angie and Ruth McCartney. From "Yesterday", "Blackbird", "Hey Jude" and "Golden Slumbers", to the break up of the Beatles in 1969, the ladies held nothing back and shared their insights and stories with an appreciative audience. Meanwhile, upstairs in the newly launched speakeasy, replete with flapper girls and a private collection of crystal, antiques, Victrolas, shoe shine stand and furniture worthy of a museum, the dinner and cocktail crowd enjoyed a jazz show from our ueber-talented friend Antonia Bennett and her band.
Thank you Ron Onesti (the PT Barnum of the 21st Century), and your fabulous crew, we will be back for more for sure!
(Martin Nethercutt, Producer Magical History Tour)
© 2017 McCartney.com (McCartney Times)

Just Seconds Apart... (Literally)

Recently, we had a nice office visit by this upcoming band of triplets (Just Seconds Apart).
McCartney Multimedia is shaping a marketing plan for these gifted youngsters!
Stay tuned.

Meet Just Seconds Apart/JSA, a pop-rock band from Scottsdale, Arizona. They’re TRIPLETS Sela (female, drums, vocals), Ari (male, guitar, vocals), and Alex (male, keyboards, bass, vocals). They’ve been playing music and writing songs together most of their lives.  JSA has toured the East and West Coasts. 

Venues: Sirius XM Hits 1 • MTVs Fresh Faces • SXSW • RnR Marathon • High School Nation • Camplified • Univ. of Phoenix Stadium • Anthem • MLB Spring Training
 

Visit site: http://www.justsecondsapart.com

 

04 Apr LAFC To Host Rugby Sevens At Banc Of California Stadium

LAFC today announced it will be the official host of the new Olympic sport Rugby Sevens, expanding the international sports landscape in Los Angeles for years to come.

Partnering with Grand Prix Network LLC (GPN) and GPN’s exclusively sanctioned partner and Olympic member USA Rugby, LAFC’s Banc of California Stadium will be the permanent home of the Grand Prix Rugby “$1M Champion Sevens,” the world’s richest Rugby Sevens championship in history.

“LAFC is thrilled to welcome the Rugby Sevens to Banc of California Stadium. This championship level event is a perfect match for our world-class venue,” said Tom Penn, LAFC Club President and Owner. “We look forward to partnering with Grand Prix Network and USA Rugby Sevens to welcome rugby fans from Southern California and around the world to Banc of California Stadium.”

Read entire press release here...

 

Upcoming Show


Together with the Liverpool Legends, Louise Harrison, Ruth and Angie will be on stage talking Beatles History while the Liverpool Legends play their show at the Arcada Theatre in St Charles, near Chicago.

April 28th, 2017 8:00 PM
ARCADA THEATER, St. Charles, IL.
Beatles Legacy With Liverpool Legends, Louise Harrison, Angie McCartney & Ruth McCartney One of the top Beatles' tributes in the country!

And, to add to the ultimate Beatles' experience, George Harrison's sister and Paul McCartney's step-mother and step-sister will join in to talk about family stories and share rare photos and video footage ...

If you're in the area, get your tickets here...

Flowers in the Dirt

Paul McCartney Archive Collection
In stores: 24th MARCH 2017

The long awaited 10th release in the multiple-Grammy Award-winning Paul McCartney Archive Collection has been confirmed: On March 24, 2017, Paul’s 1989 international #1 album, Flowers In The Dirt, will be the latest classic solo work from one of the world’s most revered catalogues to get the special treatment across a multi-format reissue released by MPL/Capitol/UMe. The Paul McCartney Archive Collection release of Flowers In The Dirt was, as always, personally supervised by Paul himself.

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Comprindeo

Browse videos in a whole new way!
Comprindeo allows users to "JumpTo™" certain keywords in a video, and it displays concept clouds according to your search. At McCartney Multimedia, we're very excited to help bring this revolutionary new software product to market. Imagine sitting through a 3-hour power point presentation, and later on, in the YouTube video, you just want to re-visit a certain topic and don't remember where the presenter talked about it. Now you can cut to the chase! Just click on the word cloud or SEARCH a word or phrase the presenter has uttered, and the technology will auto fast forward the video or immediately"JumpTo™" the desired spot in the video, without you having to suffer through the entire presentation.
Live Demo coming soon, stay tuned!

Here's a Story...

Sweet Alice Harris and Dr. Angie McCartney

Sweet Alice Harris and Dr. Angie McCartney

For her upcoming documentary “Here's a Story” featuring strong and powerful women who make an impact on society, we filmed at The Watts Coffee House interviewing Sweet Alice Harris, re-living the Watts Riots of the 60's and what changed in the community.
(Martin Nethercutt, Director)

Dr. Angie McCartney: “Mid March saw us meeting with some wonderful people at The Watts Coffee House in Los Angeles. Sgt. Jack Richter of LAPD set the wheels in motion, and it was coordinated by Hannah Levian of Coro Southern California. I had prepared a script of 9 questions to put to Sweet Alice Harris, Executive Director of “Parents of Watts.” After the first question – script be damned! I abandoned it when I saw that Sweet Alice was on a roll. Her tales of her experiences were incredible.

She is a much honored lady who lived through the Watts riots, and formed her non profit organization, which is thriving today, providing shelter, food, clothing, educational opportunities, mentoring, and a million other benefits to the people of Watts. Her Thanksgiving and Christmas parties are legendary, when she doles out turkeys to families, toys and even 400 bicycles to children in the community. She was ably assisted by her daughter Linda Harris-Forster and granddaughter Jonetta Woods, and we could have shot an entire movie around Sweet Alice alone. Donations can be made via the website: parentsofwatts.org.

Read the complete article by Dr. Angie McCartney

Sensu Music

A new music platform for the music industry. Showcasing at SXSW this year Sensu Music is poised to bring a new vision to the music industry. The online and mobile platform is designed to help artists and managers as well as bookers and club owners to conduct business more efficiently and effectively. Sensu Music is a data-driven program that facilitates the business of music to create a community that collaboratively drives the discovery, development, and management of the modern-day artist.
McCartney Multimedia together with David Pfeiffer (Creative Director, Sensu Music) developed a video brand experience which aired at SXSW in Austin, TX March 2017

Check out the website!

Rugby 7's Tournament in Las Vegas

Las Vegas | March 3-5

We had a great time watching the Rugby 7's event at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas, with over 30,000 people in attendance. We enjoyed the show where most of the Rugby playing nations were represented. The great thing about the 7's is that it is "short attention span theater." The games are 15 minutes each, two halves at 7 minutes and 1 minute break in between. So, if you missed a game, not to worry, the next one is right around the corner. From Pacific Islanders like Samoa, Fiji, Australia and New Zealand, to the European countries and of course Canada and the U.S., this is what makes this tournament so colorful and fan friendly. Graciously hosted by Bill Tatham (Owner, Grand Prix Rugby), we had Sam Boyd Stadium tower seating, great company, food and drinks. This sport is definitely on the rise in the US, and we consider ourselves lucky to be part of something new and fresh in the world of sports.
For more information please check out: GrandPrixNetwork.com

Los Angeles Football Club

Martin @ LAFC HQ

Martin @ LAFC HQ


Exciting times and business opportunities for Los Angeles!
On behalf of Grand Prix Network and of course McCartney Multimedia, Inc, Ruth and I had a great meeting at the LAFC production offices and received a "Behind The Scences" tour of the brand new Banc Of California Stadium in downtown L.A. Opening in May, 2018 we were shown exclusive models, videos, and presentations of all the levels of business and sports opportunities.

LAFC is committed to building a 22,000-seat soccer-specific stadium, bringing $350 million in private investment to South Los Angeles.

Thanks Andrea Pagnanelli and LAFC for your hospitality and vision.

Farrah Fawcett Foundation - "Holidays Are In The Air"

December 18th, 2016 The Farrah Fawcett Foundation hosted the "Holidays Are In The Air" event at the Museum of Flying at Santa Monica Airport. A day of excitement for both children and parents that suffer from cancer related illnesses. Thanks to all of our Angels, Volunteers and Sponsors for making it happen!

Please support our cause...
http://www.thefarrahfawcettfoundation.org