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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 | May, 2017

THE ONE PLACE TO GO FOR ALL PW ALUMNI EVENTS! May 20 | Brad Saunders @ Ceili’s Bar, Calgary, AB | TICKETS May 25 | Amy Metcalfe @ ACMA Fundraiser Concert, Edmonton, AB | TICKETS May 25 | Domino @ ACMA Fundraiser Concert, Edmonton, AB | TICKETS May 27 | The Dungarees @ River Cree Resort & Casino, Edmonton, AB |…

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Project WILD 2017 Applications Now Open!

Project WILD 2017 Applications Open

WILD 953 and Alberta Music are proud to launch this year’s 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. Applications open TODAY and run through 12:00 Noon MDT on Friday, April 21, 2017. Artists can apply for…

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Need to Know: Ken Stead

Ken Stead

One more look at ‘signatures’ with KEN STEAD, his hat and his honesty – we took a moment to ask each of our Project WILD 2016 Top 3 about their “thing”, so you could understand and connect with them a bit more before the big FINALE show on November 26.

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Need to Know: The Dungarees

the dungarees

Continuing with a focus on ‘signatures’ – we took a moment to ask each of our Project WILD 2016 Top 3 about their “thing”, so you could understand and connect with them a bit more before the big FINALE show on November 26.
Q&A with The Dungarees…

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Need To Know: Sykamore

sykamore

It seems every artist develops “a thing” along the way in their career – a look, a sound, a reputation for what they say or do. Its often these ‘things’ that bring us beyond the music and connect us to the person. Its their personal expression. We took a moment to ask each of our Project WILD 2016 Top 3 about their “thing”, so you could understand and connect with them a bit more before the big FINALE show on November 26.

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WILD 953 and Alberta Music Present Project WILD: Top 12 Showcase Series

Project WILD Showcase Series 2016

This past June, WILD 953 and Alberta Music announced the Top 12 Artists for Project WILD Country, and kicked off a summer of fun as well as an enormous challenge for it’s participants. Now that boots and guitars are shined up, and the finalists have gained the insider’s edge, the Top 12 are set to put their best foot forward at the showcase series. The listener’s vote for their favourite act counts towards narrowing it down to the Top 3 in November, and eventually the top prize winner of $100,953.00!

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