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These Wilder Things Downloadable Promotional Photography

Promo photos by Art Turner
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Tour Poster Canada

These Wilder Things – Canada – 2013

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These Wilder Things – United States – 2013
 

The Garden Downloadable Promotional Photography

Promo photos by Art Turner
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Media Kit

Media Kit – Summer 2012 (PDF 573 KB)  

Awards, Nominations and Charts

Awards:

2013 – Canadian Folk Music Awards – Producer of The Year – David Travers-Smith – These Wilder Things

2012 – Juno Award Winner – Roots & Traditional Album of the Year – Group – Bright Morning Stars (The Wailin’ Jennys)

2012 – Indie Acoustic Project – Best Acoustic Ensemble – Bright Morning Stars

2012 – International Acoustic Music Awards – Runner-Up – Folk – “The Garden”

2012 – International Acoustic Music Awards – 1st Prize – Best Duo/Group – “Bird Song”

2011 – Canadian Folk Music Awards – Producer of The Year – David Travers-Smith & Mark Howard – Bright Morning Stars

2011 - Western Canadian Music Awards – Roots Duo/Group Recording of The Year – Bright Morning Stars

2011 – Signature Awards – Best Packaging, Best Illustration, and Judges’ Favourite – Ron Sawchuk – The Garden

2010 – Indie Acoustic Project – Best Singer-Songwriter – The Garden

2010 – Western Canadian Music Awards – Best Album Design of The Year – Ron Sawchuk, Live at The Mauch Chunk Opera House

2010 – Applied Arts Magazine Photography and Illustration Annual Awards Winner – “Best CD/DVD Cover Illustration” Ron Sawchuk – The Garden

2009 – The Indie Acoustic Project – Acoustic Ensemble Category – “Best CD of 2009″ – Live At The Mauch Chunk Opera House (The Wailin’ Jennys)

2007 – North American Folk Alliance Award – “Best Contemporary Album” – Firecracker (The Wailin’ Jennys)

2007 – Western Canadian Music Award Winner – “Best Cover Design” Ron Sawchuk – Firecracker (The Wailin’ Jennys)

2007 – Signature Awards – “Best Cover Design” Ron Sawchuk – Firecracker (The Wailin’ Jennys)

2006 – Indie Acoustic Project Winner – “Best CDs of 2006: Acoustic Ensemble” – Firecracker (The Wailin’ Jennys)

2005 – Juno Award Winner – “Roots & Traditional Album of the Year” – Group – 40 Days (The Wailin’ Jennys)

2005 – Western Canadian Music Award Winner – “Outstanding Roots Recording” – 40 Days (The Wailin’ Jennys)

2005 – Canadian Music Week: Canadian Independent Music Awards Winner – “Favourite Folk/Roots Group/Artist of the Year” – 40 Days (The Wailin’ Jennys)

2000 – Prairie Music Award Winner – Outstanding Roots Recording – The Road to Canso (Scruj MacDuhk)

2000 – Prairie Music Award Winner – Outstanding Independent Recording – The Road to Canso (Scruj MacDuhk)

Nominations:

2012 – Juno Award Nominee – “Recording Engineer of The Year” – David Travers-Smith – “All The Stars” – Bright Morning Stars

2011 – Canadian Folk Music Awards – Solo Artist of The Year – Ruth Moody – The Garden

2011 – Canadian Folk Music Awards – New/Emerging Artist of The Year – Ruth Moody – The Garden

2011 – Canadian Folk Music Awards – Pushing The Boundaries – Ruth Moody – The Garden

2011 – Canadian Folk Music Awards – Vocal Group of The Year – The Wailin’ Jennys – Bright Morning Stars

2011 – Canadian Folk Music Awards – Ensemble of The Year – The Wailin’ Jennys – Bright Morning Stars

2011 – Western Canadian Music Awards – Roots Solo Recording of The Year – The Garden

2011 – Western Canadian Music Awards – Best Album Design – Ron Sawchuk – The Garden

2011 – Western Canadian Music Awards – Best Album Design – Ron Sawchuk – Bright Morning Stars

2010 – Juno Award Nominee – Roots & Traditional Album of The Year (Solo) – The Garden

2007 – Juno Award Nominee – “Roots & Traditional Album of the Year – Group” – Firecracker (The Wailin’ Jennys)

2007 – Juno Award Nominee – “Best Recording Engineer” – David Travers-Smith – “Devil’s Paintbrush Road” and “Prairie Town” – Firecracker (The Wailin’ Jennys)

2007 – Canadian Music Week: Canadian Independent Music Awards Nominee – Favourite Folk/Roots Group/Artist of the Year” – Firecracker (The Wailin’ Jennys)

2006 – Canadian Folk Music Awards – “Best Contemporary Folk Album” – Firecracker (The Wailin’ Jennys)

2006 – Canadian Folk Music Awards – “Best Vocal Group” – Firecracker (The Wailin’ Jennys)

2006 – Canadian Folk Music Awards – “Best Producer of the Year” – David Travers-Smith – Firecracker (The Wailin’ Jennys)

2005 – Canadian Radio Music Awards – “Best New Country Artist” – 40 Days (The Wailin’ Jennys)

2005 – Canadian Independent Folk Awards Nominee – “Best Vocal Group” – 40 Days (The Wailin’ Jennys)

2005 – Western Canadian Music Awards Nominee– “Outstanding Album (Independent)” – 40 Days (The Wailin’ Jennys)

2000 – Juno nominee – Roots and Traditional album of the year – The Road To Canso (Scruj MacDuhk)

Songwriting Awards & Nominations:

2012 – Ruth Moody – Semi-Finalist 2012 International Songwriting Competition for “Never Said Goodbye”, Folk Category – The Garden

2012 – Ruth Moody – Finalist 2012 USA Songwriting Competition for “Never Said Goodbye”, Folk Category – The Garden

2011 – Ruth Moody – First Place in 2011 International Songwriting Competition for “Storm Comin’”, Gospel Category – Bright Morning Stars

2011 – Ruth Moody – Semi-Finalist in 2011 International Songwriting Competition for “Cold Outside”, Folk/Singer-Songwriter Category – The Garden

2011 – Ruth Moody – Finalist in USA Songwriting Competition for “Storm Comin’” – Bright Morning Stars

2005 – Ruth Moody – Semi-Finalist – International Songwriting Competition for “One Voice” – 40 Days

2004 – Ruth Moody – Finalist in USA Songwriting Competition for “One Voice” – 40 Days

Charts:

2013 These Wilder Things Top 10 Country Albums of 2013 Martin Chilton, The Telegraph.

2013 These Wilder Things Top 10 Albums of 2013 BBC Gloucestershire’s Johnny Coppin.

2011 Bright Morning Stars in #8 on Billboard’s Top 50 Bluegrass Albums of 2011.

2011 “Bright Morning Stars” #2 most played song on Folk Radio in the US in 2011.  Bright Morning Stars #3 most played album on Folk Radio in the US in 2011.

2011 Bright Morning Stars #6 on Roots Music Report’s Top Folk Albums of 2011.

2011 iTunes EP – The Wailin’ Jennys debuts at #7 on Billboard’s Top Bluegrass Albums Chart.

2011 – Bright Morning Stars debuts in the #1 position on Billboard’s Bluegrass Chart; #10 on Billboard’s Folk Chart; and #7 on Billboard’s Heatseekers Chart.

2010 – Live at the Mauch Chunk Opera House on Billboard’s Top Bluegrass Albums chart for 45 weeks

2007 – Firecracker on Billboard’s Top Bluegrass Album’s Chart for over 68 weeks, #4 on Billboard’s Top 50 Bluegrass Albums of 2007.

2006 – Firecracker voted #1 album of 2006 on Penn State Public Broadcast Radio “Folk Alley.”

2005 – “Old Man” hits #45 on the BDS Canadian Country Radio Charts.