- 88Nine Amplifier announces first public workshop with Peter Gray, executive vice president of Columbia RecordsAmplifier Class of 2021 to perform at The Brewery District’s Equinox Music Festival 88Nine Amplifier, a Milwaukee artist-development program from 88Nine Radio Milwaukee (WYMS-FM), will host its first public workshop on Saturday, September 25 […]
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)