WILD HEART is a California Country duo from the San Diego area.
Alaina and Ryan met through the West Coast Country Music Association in 2009, singing with the same circuit of country performers. Upon returning to Southern California from Tennessee, where they received top honors at the North American Country Music Association International Competition, they decided to join forces as WILD HEART.
This collaboration quickly launched a huge fan base and they are now a local favorite with their good harmonies, catchy songs and fun personalities. Drawing from Traditional Country, Southern Rock and New Country, the WILD HEART sound is like no other. Their high-energy shows keep all audiences hooked!
WILD HEART today, has shows booked throughout the Western region and they show no signs of slowing down.
ARTIST BIOGRAPHY: RYAN ANDERSON
Ryan Anderson, age 30, has been performing all over the United States. At age 14, Ryan developed a passion for music. Raised on the sounds of James Taylor, Elton John, Billy Joel and many others, Ryan quickly adapted to a country music style.
Raised in San Diego, CA growing up particularly in Rancho Bernardo, Ryan has been blessed with many opportunities to perform and showcase his passion. In 2003, he traveled to Nashville for the first time where he had the opportunity to perform at “Legends Corner” a popular Honky Tonk bar, right in the heart of it all. Ryan took a 4 year break from music to raise his little girl, Emily. Now that she is older, he quickly picked up right where he left off. Performing frequently in Temecula at “Country at the Merc”, which showcases local talent every Saturday, two shows: one at 7pm and the other at 9pm. www.Temeculalive.org
In March 2010, Ryan, a member of the West Coast Country Music Association, represented California in the North American Country Music Association Intl., held in Nashville, Tennessee. He received an award for “Most Promising Male Entertainer of the Year”.
He’s now is working with producer Jason Brawner of J.Brawner music in Los Angeles. Ryan is now writing his own material and he is looking forward to the up coming years. His motto, “I’m going to give this music thing 99 years, then I might think of something else to do.”
To hear more from Ryan, check out his YouTube page. www.youtube.com/RyanAndersonlive
ARTIST BIOGRAPHY: ALAINA BLAIR
Alaina Blair has been in the spotlight since the age of 5, when her grandfather built her a stage in her backyard! Little did he know that a hammer, nails and plywood would spark the dream to become a professional recording artist?
She has enjoyed the opportunity to sing the National Anthem for the Arizona Diamondbacks, San Diego Padres, and Seattle Mariners. Most recently she participated in Nashville’s North American Country Music Association International competition where Alaina received two awards, Most Promising Female Vocalist and Entertainer of the Year.
She has a unique tone to her voice, bringing a whole new sound to Country music. Offstage, Alaina works hard at her studies, as she prepares to attend Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee in the fall of 2012. She is currently Miss Carlsbad 2010, where she serves as an ambassador to her community.
To hear more from Alaina, check out her YouTube page. www.youtube.com/laneybabyy