Sunday, January 27, 2013
The Kennesaw Mountain High graduate and former contestant of NBC's The Voice will be in Marietta on Feb. 9.
Sunday, January 27
Phillip “Pip” Arnold, the Kennesaw Mountain High graduate who competed on Season 2 of NBC's The Voice, will come home next month. The Cobb Schools Foundation announced on its Facebook page that Arnold will be at its Leaders and Legends Ball, scheduled for Feb. 9 at the Hilton Marietta Hotel & Conference Center. Arnold finished in the top 12 of the nationally televised singing competition. The black-tie event will honor alumni and community leaders who have made an impact on the Cobb County School District. This year's honorees will include: Tickets cost $200 per person or $2,000 for a table of 10. Proceeds benefit the foundation. For more information, contact Sheri Brante at 770-426-3390 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, June 4, 2012
The aspiring singer made the top 12 on The Voice singing competition and is now raising funds to help record his first album.
With roses blooming all around him, The Voice contestant and Kennesaw Mountain High School graduate Phillip “Pip” Arnold gave a live acoustic performance Sunday at Smith-Gilbert Gardens. The event, An Evening with Pip, highlighted the local resident's powerful voice that earned him accolades on the nationally-televised show this spring. As a contestant in the competition, Pip placed in the Top 12. However, he did not finish high enough to guarantee a recording contract. The Smith-Gilbert Gardens performance helped raise funds for Pip's Kickstarter Campaign to help fund his debut album. "This entire journey has been amazing," said Pip during a break in his performance. "It has been go, go, go." The colorful singer said The Voice offered a …
Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Kennesaw's rising star will give a limited seating performance this Sunday at Smith-Gilbert Gardens.
Wednesday, May 30, 2012
The Voice contestant and Kennesaw Mountain High School graduate Phillip “Pip” Arnold will give a limited seating live acoustic performance at Smith-Gilbert Gardens this Sunday, June 3, from 6 to 9 p.m. The event, An Evening with Pip, will be an intimate concert under the trees. Tickets cost $50 per person, and seating is limited to 200. Wine, beer, sodas and hors d'oeuvres will be provided. As a contestant in the nationally televised singing competition, Pip placed in the Top 12. However, he did not finish high enough to guarantee a recording contract. The Smith-Gilbert Gardens performance will help raise funds for Pip's Kickstarter Campaign to help fund his debut album. The gardens are located at 2382 Pine Mountain Rd. in Kennesaw. …
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
The City Council heard public comments on rezoning requests for Phase II of the U Club on Frey complex.
The Kennesaw City Council convened Monday night and authorized an ordinance which would allow expansion of the U Club on Frey student apartment and townhome complex. Planners and Engineers Collaborative submitted the rezoning request allowing them to proceed with Phase II of the project, a purpose built student housing development complementary to the existing units at 3995 Frey Road. The council also authorized a variance request to increase the maximum building height to 55 feet and the density of units to about 21 per acre. Abington Green Homeowners' Association President David Reed said the number of apartment units is too high to accommodate the number of students that will be parking at the complex. He also said people would use …
Monday, April 9, 2012
The KMHS grad will compete during tonight's live show at 8.
#TeamBowTie is taking to Twitter, Facebook and other social media outlets in support of Kennesaw Mountain High School grad Pip Arnold, who will compete on NBC's The Voice during tonight's live show. The Marietta native impressed the judges during the blind audition and battle round phases of the competition. Now, it's up to our votes to keep the local teen in the running. Tonight's show airs live on NBC from 8 to 10. Check here for a video breakdown of the different ways to vote. Pip also posted the following message on a Facebook event page for tonight's showdown. Please Vote For Me Starting This Monday at 8pm EST on NBC’s “The Voice” With Results Show To Follow Each Tuesday starting at 9pm EST! There Are Many Ways to Vote Starting This…
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
The 19-year-old KMHS graduate advances to the live rounds of the competition.
Marietta native and Kennesaw Mountain High School graduate Pip Arnold moves on to the live rounds of The Voice competition after defeating fellow Team Adam member Nathan Parrett on Monday night's episode. The pair, who performed "You Know I'm No Good" by Amy Winehouse in the elimination battle round, also happen to be good friends and housemates, Pip told Patch in a previous interview. Pip was the favorite going into the duet battle after his blind audition of "House of the Rising Sun" wowed all four judges. While Parrett demonstrated newfound confidence in a match-up that was closer than expected, Pip's versatile voice and commanding stage presence ultimately shined through with coach Adam Levine advancing him to the live rounds. Next, …
Monday, March 19, 2012
The Kennesaw Mountain High School grad competes on "The Voice" tonight at 8 on NBC.
According to previews, Kennesaw Mountain High School graduate Pip Arnold will battle against fellow Team Adam member and roommate Nathan Parrett on tonight's episode of The Voice. Pip, 19, wowed all four judges during his Blind Audition rendition of "House of the Rising Sun" and has garnered a strong local following here in Kennesaw. Now, the second phase of the competition pits Pip against Parrett in a duet battle, meaning only one will make it to the live portion of the show. You can watch the above video for a sneak preview of the battle. The episode airs tonight at 8 on NBC.
Thursday, March 1, 2012
The 19-year-old Kennesaw Mountain High School graduate goes on to the battle rounds on NBC's "The Voice."
Phillip "Pip" Arnold takes the stage of The Voice sporting a button down shirt, orange sneakers, white suspenders and a plaid bow tie. "There is a house in New Orleans," the 19-year-old sings into the mic, soulfully lingering over the first few verses. By the time "of many a poor boy" artfully skips, then slides off his lips, judge Adam Levine is hooked, followed by Blake Shelton, Christina Aguilera and Cee Lo Green. A pop of the left suspender seals Pip's place as a crowd favorite. The Kennesaw and Marietta communities have rallied behind the 2010 Kennesaw Mountain High School grad whose palindromic name, Southern fraternity-inspired style, and soulful voice earned him thousands of new fans literally overnight following the Feb. 13 …
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Kennesaw Mountain High School profiles alum Phillip "Pip" Arnold.
Our Pin of the Day for Wednesday, Feb. 22, is a video segment from Around the Mountain, a weekly magazine show produced by students at Kennesaw Mountain High School. The video profiles KMHS alum Phillip "Pip" Arnold, the 19-year-old contestant on NBC's The Voice who wowed all four judges during last week's episode. You can cheer for Pip on The Voice Monday nights at 8 on NBC.
Monday, February 13, 2012
Kennesaw Mountain grad Phillip "Pip" Arnold joins Team Adam after hearing Christina Aguilera, Adam Levine, Blake Shelton and Cee Lo Green beg to be his coach.
Monday, February 13, 2012
Pip Arnold is now a member of The Voice's Team Adam. The Kennesaw Mountain High grad wowed all four judges on tonight's episode of the NBC reality show with his version "House of the Rising Sun." “I never thought all four of y’all would turn around in like a million years,” Pip said. The fact that Pip, 19, sported a bowtie and suspenders just seemed to excite Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Christina Aguilera and Cee Lo Green even more. "It takes a real man to wear a bowtie," Adam said. "So young and fresh-looking," Cee Lo said. "Great song and great delivery." Just the name Pip caught Blake's attention: "That's cool already." In the end, Pip chose Adam as his coach because he was the first to turn around during the blind audition. “I feel …