- 88Nine Amplifier announces class of 2021MILWAUKEE (March 23, 2021) – 88Nine Amplifier, a new artist-development program from 88Nine Radio Milwaukee (WYMS-FM), has selected four Milwaukee musicians for its Class of 2021, the station announced Tuesday. The musicians are in […]
Are you a Milwaukee-based musical artist or band? Are you ready to elevate your craft? 88Nine Amplifier wants to help.
Directed by Grammy nominated vocal producer Chad Roper (C-Note) and Milwaukee singer, producer & multi-instrumentalist Britney Freeman-Farr (B~Free), the artist class will receive 1:1 mentorship from legendary producer Butch Vig, Wisconsin native and Bon Iver frontman Justin Vernon and prolific sound engineer Marcella Araica (Ms. Lago) throughout 2021.
Working alongside C-Note and B~Free, the mentors will guide artists through an immersive program with each month focused on unique area of the artists’ growth. In addition to eight months of mentorship and learning, program participants will also receive $10,000 grants to be used in consultation with 88Nine Amplifier to further the artist’s careers.
The application window for the 2021 class has closed.
Proven music industry mentorship.
Committed to your career.
Marcella Araica (Ms. Lago)
Chad Roper (C-Note)
Britney Freeman-Farr (B~Free)