9 things you didn’t know about artist Joelle Persram
- JOELLE is currently in the studio writing and recording new material. Both mainstream and holiday music.
- In 2016 JOELLE took home a Tulip award for her work and contribution to helping the community and Calgary Women’s Emergency Shelter.
- JOELLE was nominated for Female artist of the year and Songwriter of the year at the YYCMusic awards.
- JOELLE performed for a second year in a row at the YYC international airport holiday music program.
- 2015 JOELLE was one of the 9 chosen artists out of almost 100 to perform at the Calgary international airport for their first ever holiday music program.
- 2014 Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra Philanthropist nominee and Gotcha Records recording artist JOELLE releases her new album “Socks Off!” this August 2014!
- JOELLE had a brilliant time touring Western Canada June, 2013 with Chris Vrenna from NINE INCH NAILS!
- JOELLE was filming on set for theTV series on AMC network, with rap star Common, Colm Meaney (Conair) and Anson Mount (crossroads, Britney spears) in “Hell On Wheels” and has landed a big role to sing on the show in episode 2 of season 2!
- JOELLE released her Christmas single “Christmas to Me” in 2011, as well as toured Australia, showcased at Junofest, SXSW, and opened up for artists such as Karl Wolf, Boney M, Adam Gregory, Bill Champlan (80’s band Chicago), Ian Tyson, Steve Archer and many more.
With traveling back and forth to Nashville, JOELLE was excited to show off her new creation of her second full length album “Pillar of Stone”.
JOELLE was Ecstatic by the news of securing her first U.S top 40 charting song, which happens to be her first single release of her song “Pillar of Stone” as well as working on a project called “The Gratitude Project” for our Troops with Gene Simmons himself!
JOELLE has been able to capture some of her creative ideas by shooting two pro music videos, in which her second video is to a song called “Natural Beauty” that she released in the summer of 2010. This song was also used for an international video for the suffering people of the Haiti disaster.
Most recently JOELLE formed a Christmas project called “JOELLE’S NOELLE”. JOELLE created the Christmas concert, helping to raise money for the Calgary women’s emergency shelter, adopt-a-family program and the food bank. JOELLE has released two Christmas singles to national radio called “Lights of Christmas” and “Christmas to Me”!