START GETTING READY! APPLICATION DEADLINES WILL BE ANNOUNCED THIS SPRING!
Curious what you need to do to get ready? We always recommend taking a peek at what PEAKPP Alumni have submitted for their live video and bio. You can find all that information on the artist profiles. With 6 years of alumni in BC and 1 year of alumni in Alberta, it is a great resource for inspiration and ideas!
For the BC Alumni click HERE
For the Alberta Alumni click HERE
Here are more tips you can utilize to ensure your application is strong:
November 27th, 2014, Calgary, AB: It’s been an amazing inaugural year, and the PEAK Performance Project Alberta is pleased to announce the winning order of the top three bands. Taking home the top prize of $100,953.00, are THE WET SECRETS!!
First Place ($100,953): The Wet Secrets
Second Place ($75,000): Lauren Mann and the Fairly Odd Folk
Third Place ($50,000): 36?
First place takes home the top prize of $100,953.00, towards their ongoing musical career. Second and third place were awarded $75,000 and $50,000 respectively, and cumulatively the program brings nearly three quarters of a million dollars to the infrastructure of the music scene in Alberta evety year, to a total of 4.9 million over the course of the next seven years.
“This is a year of firsts for 95.3 The PEAK. It is our first year on air and the first year of The PEAK Performance Project. The level of talent in Alberta is astounding and the entire PEAK team has been inspired by the dedication, imagination and determination of the all the finalists, and the winner. I can’t say it was impossible to pick a winner, but almost!” says 95.3 The PEAK representative Kath Thompson.
ROUND 2! Can’t make it into Calgary or didn’t get tickets for the Finale?! You can stream the Finale concert live from Republik starting at 8:30PM MST on November 27th, 2014. Music will start at 9pm and the announcement of the top 3 ranking and awards will take place around 11:45pm. Tune in at: http://peakperformanceproject.com/stream/ Cheers!
With a Top 12 like the PEAK Performance Project Alberta has, how can you choose? We are incredibly lucky to have such rich talent in this province, and as the bands wrap up their showcases and move into the final stage of the competition, that has never been more apparent. Every one of these bands has grown so much in the course of the project, and every one of them has a show at taking one of the top prizes.
Now it’s your turn to give them a push. Choose your favourite band and give them your vote. You are allowed one vote, one time, so make it count! Voting runs October 17th at 10 am until October 24th at 6 pm.
The PEAK and Alberta Music are proud to present The 2014 PEAK Performance Project Showcase Series! For 4 Thursdays throughout September and October, we will showcase our Top 12 bands at The Republik Nightclub. These performances will form a part of their overall scores so make sure you come out and support your favourites!
Republik Nightclub | 219 17th Ave SW Calgary AB
Doors at 8:00 pm, Music at 9pm sharp!
Tickets Advance: $10 + Service Charge at Sloth and at ab.peakperformanceproject.com
Tickets at the Door: $12
Thursday September 25th, 2014
10pm Scenic Route to Alaska
9pm The Royal Foundry