Urban Rock Violinist Duo “Nuttin But Stringz” raise their bows to fight stroke

For tickets, contact the American Heart Association
at 713-610-5010 or visit

Nuttin’ But Stringz will perform in a concert  Benefit in
Houston to Benefit American Heart Assocation


Damien Escobar

Houston -“Nuttin’ But Stringz”, an international urban rock violin duo sensation, which rocked the TV airwaves on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars

set to perform in concert for the American Heart Assn. on Friday, April 23, 2010 in Houston. The fun-filled fundraising event will be at the Hobby Center for Performing Arts in Zilkha Hall.

Last Tuesday, April 13, 2010, Nuttin’ But Stringz made history performing live on Dancing with the Stars, Television’s most watch show (22-25 million).

Nuttin’ But Stringz, two of the most talked about brothers in the music industry, Damien and Tourie Escobar, Queens, NY were finalists on the NBC show, Americas Got Talent

Also, on the same day, April 23rd, the popular MTV Unplugged will broadcast a previously recorded show featuring Nuttin’ But Stringz.

Tourie Escobar

Since its 2006 inception, the American Heart Association’s Power To End Stroke initiative has been forging ahead to empower people through education and awareness about their risk for stroke and their choices for prevention.

Stroke is the number three killer in America and the leading cause of disability. In fact, according to the AHA, nearly 2,600 Americans die of cardiovascular disease daily, or one every 33 seconds.

Funds raised through the Power of Legacy event directly impact research, education and outreach in Houston. The 2010 Power of Legacy chair is Merele Yarborough. Honorees for the evening are Aetna, Kirk Franklin and Judy and Wayne McConnell.

About the American Stroke Association


The goal of the American Stroke Association, a division of the American Heart Association, is to reduce disability and death from stroke through research, education and advocacy. In its 2006–07 fiscal year, the association invested more than $152 million to fight stroke.  To learn more, call 1-888-4STROKE or visit: strokeassociation.org


Tourie and Damien Escobar, Nuttin’ But Stringz

Teenage brothers, Tourie Escobar and Damien Escobar grew up in Queens, NY. Together, the Escobar brothers are Nuttin’ But Stringz (NBS). They combine the classical sound of the violin with urban rock, Pop, R&B and Hip-hop. At age 10 both were the youngest to attend the legendary Juilliard School of Music in New York City where they were able to hone their craft and find their place.

Their mission is to bridge the gap between Popular and Classical music. Nuttin’ But Stringz debut CD and most recent composition, Struggle from the Subway to the Charts.”

Nuttin’ But Stringz -urban rock with classical undertones.

After etching a spot in the top three finalists on NBC’s America’s Got Talent exposing the group to 750 million viewers worldwide, and opened the doors for a multitude of music offers and contracts.

Most recently Nuttin’ But Stringz broke history performing as the first instrumental musical act on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars show (April 13, 2010), reaching an audience from 22-25 million viewers in U.S. Other opportunities include Paris (A French version of AGT) to MTV Unplugged. Both Tourie and Damien agree that, We are to the violin what Michael Jordan was to basketball.”

[Editors: For media interviews or images call Aida Mayo or George            Mc Quade, 818-340-5300. For more about NBS visit: http://www.Nuttinbutstringz.com and their nuttinbutbuzz for updates].



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