The Shot confirms that judge Nadia Mazzarolo will not be returning for the show’s 2017 program which includes the highly anticipated All-Stars iteration in June and the fifth season in September. Mazzarolo joined The Shot for its fourth season in November 2016 and led the girls’ group. In addition to judging, Mazzarolo also assisted with securing venues and was involved with public relations.
This June, 16 finalists from seasons 1-4 of The Shot are returning to compete in the ultimate battle of the best!
The All-Stars showdown will include former winners and top 8 finalists. Some of them are looking to hold onto their titles while others are back for redemption and another opportunity at the top prize.
The Shot executive producer and judge C.J. Allen has launched Allegiance Music, a music business agency that will work alongside solo-artists and groups to help them establish, build and successfully manage their goals and their own businesses. The firm will also function as a talent incubator for independent artists and will facilitate the recording, mastering, production and distribution of albums in partnership with AME Recording Studio.
It all starts with an audition and yours could be enough to change your life and music career forever. But what should you expect when you audition for The Shot?
As I limp into the Duke of Wellington on what I hope is not a broken foot, I’m looking forward to a great show from KW’s friendliest musician: Juneyt Yetkiner. I’ve known Juneyt for a little over a year now and have seen him perform a number of times in wide variety of locations and with a diverse group of talented performers. Tonight, performing as “Turk and the Hobbits”, I can look forward to the high energy set of music they’ve prepared as well as anything the collaborative crowd can shout out.
We know The Shot would not be possible without our generous sponsors. So when local music store, The Beat Goes On, agreed to be a Premier Sponsor for another season I had to catch up with founder John Rochetta to hear why they remain a proud supporter of The Shot.