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Project WILD 2017 Top 12 Announcement!

WILD 953 and Alberta Music are pleased to announce this year’s Top 12 Artists for Project WILD. A professional development program designed to educate, promote, develop and launch the careers of some of Alberta’s up and coming country and roots artists, the Top 12 announcement kicks off the Project’s second year. The 2017 Project WILD…

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#PWalumni Roundup | June, 2017

THE ONE PLACE TO GO FOR ALL PW ALUMNI EVENTS! June 02 | Trevor Panczak @ Grande Prairie Stompede, Grande Prairie, AB | TICKETS June 03 | Trevor Panczak @ Grande Prairie Stompede, Grande Prairie, AB | TICKETS June 09 | Domino @ Neighbours Pub, Drumheller, AB | TICKETS June 10 | Ken Stead @ Jamboree for Charity, Calgary, AB | TICKETS…

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Bootcamp Dream Team pt5: Clayton Bellamy

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MEET CLAYTON BELLAMY
“If you don’t stand for anything in your life, then your music won’t stand for anything either”. This rather bold statement is from the mind and mouth of Juno award winner Clayton Bellamy. With the release of his fourth solo album “Five Crow Silver”, Bellamy is out to back that statement up in his typical “take no prisoner’s” style. Most people know of Clayton from his years with his platinum selling band The Road Hammers, but this is only one piece of a large and varied musical puzzle.

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Bootcamp Dream Team pt4: Meet Leeroy Stagger

Leeroy Stagger

What Leeroy brings to Project WILD: Leeroy was the 2015 winner of The Peak Performance Project! He brings all the experience of a decade of making records and touring. He knows what its like to go through this program, to go through bootcamp, to be a solo guy bringing in a band, to be a family man while being on the road, to having success early and working through obstacles in life to sustain a career. He brings all the stuff relevant to your career and is a great choice for mentor.

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Bootcamp Dream Team pt3: Meet Kate Matthews

Kate Matthews

Kate Matthews has been in the image business since the age of six when she got her hands on her first makeover client—her dear cat Cynthia. She’s come along way since then, and to the relief of cats everywhere, has moved on to human subjects and has become a professional wardrobe stylist and brand consultant. She is thrilled to be part of Project Wild and is looking forward to spending time with her fellow faculty, the organizing team and all of the incredibly talented artists at boot camp!

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Bootcamp Dream Team pt2: Meet Liam Killeen

Liam Killeen

What Liam brings to Project WILD: Liam brings his long experience as a musician who developed a skill at the business side of music into a career. His approachable but no-nonsense presentation style is always well-received and gets the facts across about the business side of music.

Liam Killeen got his start in the music industry as the drummer for the Pop-Punk band Not By Choice in 2002. Five months later, the band had a record deal, released their first single Standing All Alone and hit the road for a year and a half. The band won their first MuchMusic Video Award in 2003 for their single Now That You Are Leaving, and also appeared on two editions of MuchMusic’s Big Shiny Tunes albums. Not By Choice released two albums, enjoyed two top-ten singles, and toured internationally with Sum 41, Simple Plan, Avril Lavigne, and many other acts.

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Bootcamp Dream Team pt1: Meet Tamara Beatty

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What Tamara brings to Project WILD: Tamara simply has a reputation as one of the very best in her field. She is beyond a voice or performance coach – she has a unique ability to connect with an artist’s core and bring out their best. She will be with us all week.

Voice and Performance Coach Tamara Beatty, entering her 8th season as a Voice Consultant on NBC’s Emmy Award winning reality TV show “The Voice” (S5-11 Blinds, S6-11 Finales) is a sought after coach & consultant in the education and entertainment industry.

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5 Questions with Sykamore

Meet Sykamore - Project WILD 2016

Project WILD would like you to know each of the 2016 Top 12 even better. We prepared five questions for each of the artists/bands to help us learn a little more. 1. What brought you to country music? My parents met as rodeo athletes, so you might say country music is how I came to…

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5 Questions with Jamie Woodfin

Meet Jamie Woodfin - Project WILD 2016

Project WILD would like you to know each of the 2016 Top 12 even better. We prepared five questions for each of the artists/bands to help us learn a little more. 1. What brought you to country music? Music was a huge part of my upbringing, in fact, I’m not sure I can think of…

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5 Questions with Trevor Panczak

Meet Trevor Panczak - Project WILD 2016

Project WILD would like you to know each of the 2016 Top 12 even better. We prepared five questions for each of the artists/bands to help us learn a little more. 1. What brought you to country music? I don’t think it was one particular thing or event that brought me to it. I grew…

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