Alt-Country composer/ producer Liam Wade got his start in classical music. He’s even got an opera about Oktoberfest that plays every year at the Dresden Opera.

Rooted in country music, his songs pack a heavy dose of comedy. Country music fans and stoners alike won’t be disappointed. He’s currently releasing several singles with Zappa Plays Zappa singer, Ben Thomas. Their first two releases, TEXAS WALMART and TACO TUESDAY are available on Spotify, YouTube, and all other streaming services.

He’s played bass in a bunch of rock and country bands, and has worked with a number of classical artists including The Hausmann Quartet, The Atlanta Opera, and Opera on Tap. He worked with Producer Leslie Ann Jones on two full length albums for soprano Ann Moss at Skywalker Sound.

Official Liam Wade website

His new rock/ country music inspired opera about professional wrestling, Bread and Circuses, co-written with Charles Ogilvie, is currently in development and is sponsered by the Arts Council of England.

Liam hosts a podcast called Composers Gone Wild: The Liam Wade Podcast. It is a free form, casual conversation with friends and guests. Topics are usually musical, but can range as far as the mind can wonder/ wander. Composers Gone Wild is currently available on YouTube.

Influences: Willie Nelson, Junior Brown, Brooks and Dunn, Jimmy Buffett, and Toby Keith.

Official Liam Wade website