Hot Mic Artist Trending Report Vol. 145

Each week we share with you three major artists in the entertainment industry. These artists are trending in the industry and are available to bring to campus for your next large event, like Spring Fest.

Offering services like event preparation and on-site consultation for your larger events, Neon Entertainment has been one of the leading entertainment booking agencies for the past 23 years. If you need to hire a comedian or need a musician for your college event let one of our entertainment booking agents help you with your next event. Please contact us if you have any questions about the artists’ availability.

Josie Dunne

Josie Dunne is a Nashville-based pop breakout star who’s gained plenty of attention since the release of her debut single Old School in January of 2018. Having worked as a professional songwriter since age 16, and now on the cusp of releasing Late Teens Early Twenties, her soul-baring second EP for Atlantic Records, Dunne says in so many ways we have been and are continuing to play witnesses in real time to her self-discovery.

She was recently chosen as direct support for Astrid S’ WORLD TOUR PART ONE tour for spring 2020. In the past year she’s also supported Ben Rector and Julia Michaels on their headline spring tours. She’s also opened for Judah & The Lion, AJR, KYLE and many others!

On top of that, she’s partnered with the Sperry brand to design a Josie Dunne shoe made solely of recycled goods.

Her next single is slated to release at the end of this month on January 31, 2020.

Catherine Cohen

Catherine Cohen is best known for her work as the host of Alan Cumming’s East Village cabaret, “Club Cumming” as well as the monthly variety show “It’s A Guy Thing,” which as listed as one of Paste Magazine’s “10 Best Alt Comedy Shows in New York City.

Her stage success and knack for inhabiting specific characters led to appearances in TV series such as Difficult PeopleMillennial VelmaSearch PartyBroad City, and High Maintenance.

Her writing has been featured on Splitsider, The New Yorker, The Huffington Post and New York Mag’s The Cut.

She recently took her wildly popular one-woman show, “The Twist?….She’s Gorgeous” to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival where she won the Best Newcomer prize.

Astronomy Club

Astronomy Club is a New York based sketch and improv group that, in 2014, became the first all-black house team at the Upright Citizen Brigade Theatre. After building a cult following through live performance in New York, the group was named NYCF Comedy Central Comics to Watch in 2016. Their self-titled Comedy Central digital series debuted in Fall 2018 and now have a six-episode sketch comedy series fon Netflix, with Kenya Barris (Blackish, Girls Trip) executive producing.

Individually, members of Astronomy Club have been featured on numerous shows such as Broad City, Black Mirror, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Modern Family, Orange Is The New Black, Alternatino, Last Week Tonight w/John Oliver, and many more.