Tandiland Ventures LLC presents the new podcast show ART IMITATES LIFE with Tanya M. Dixon! The 2-hour talk and music format program aired on BlogTalkRadio and will now be airing on Podbean. ART IMITATES LIFE is a show hosted by Producer/Director and CEO of Tandiland Ventures LLC, Tanya M. Dixon, which focuses on creative people that have inspired works in life that range from entertainment to politics. The show has featured a unique blend of entertainment stories and celebrity interviews as well as businesses, politicians, and the “movers and shakers” on the “AIL Spotlight”.
Some of the guests that have been featured on the “AIL Spotlight” are legendary R&B artist/actress Melba Moore; arranger, producer and artist Ellis Hall; actor Justin Price (“Vampire Diaries”); producer, songwriter, singer & co-founder of the legendary male R&B group LeVert—Marc Gordon; singer/actress Towanda Braxton (“Braxton Family Values”); publisher/bestselling author JL King; TV/radio talk show host, executive producer and actor Rolonda Watts; Creator of Tae Bo® Fitness, Martial Arts Champion, Gold Medalist & Actor—Master Billy Blanks; Co-Producer of the movie “42”—Darryl Pryor; comedian, host and radio personality Rodney Perry; and OWN-Tyler Perry’s “The Haves and the Have Nots” Actors Jon Chaffin and Ro Brooks.
In addition to the show’s line-up of special guests, the show features segments with topics such as “Hot Off the Press”—highlighting “hot topics”; “Healthy Lifestyles”—health/fitness segment; and our special monthly featured “Sounds of Soul” show featuring new recording artists (both “indie” and from major record labels). The 2nd hour will continue to highlight segments like “The Living Room” where Tanya, other show commentators and a diverse group of panelists have very lively and honest discussions with the public (live call-ins) on topics such as entertainment, music, movies, love & relationships as well as social, lifestyle and modern world issues.
Podbean Podcast website: https://tandigirlail.podbean.com/
Meet the Producer/Host…
Tanya M. Dixon, an entertainment industry veteran with over 30 years of experience in print, radio, television, video and film, is the CEO of Tandiland Ventures LLC, Tandi Productions Enterprises and Tandimonium Films (all under the parent company Tandiland Global Productions). Tanya began her career in entertainment as an Entertainment Editor of a newspaper and on-air personality/Music Director for KQCF/KLUV-FM in Austin, Texas. She launched the “Tandi” brand in 1992 and through her production company Tanya has created and produced several television shows such as “Reel Life”, “The Mix”, “Off Glass”, “Its Your Future“, “On Point” and “Sounds of Soul”. Tanya has featured personalities such as Russell Simmons, Queen Latifah, Sean “Diddy” Combs, Alicia Keys, Dr. Maya Angelou, Danny Glover, Dallas Austin, Faith Evans, John Legend, Kevin Liles, Jermaine Dupri, Bill Bellamy, Dr. Benjamin Chavis, Ice Cube, Ludacris, Luther Vandross and LL Cool J over the last 30 years.
In time her vision and talent led her to win 9 television awards for her television shows. Tanya launched the services division of Tandi Productions in 2000 and has produced many commercials, music videos and corporate promotional videos for clients such as Black Radio Exclusive Magazine, Clear Channel, Georgia Rage Football team, National Narrowcasting Network (N3), Urban Brands, the League of Black Women, and various independent and major record labels. Her latest project, “Six in One”, will be Tanya’s first full-length feature film and directorial debut. Tanya has a Bachelor of Science degree in Organizational Management and in 2019 she became the ACHI Magazine Awards “Entrepreneur of the Year”.