Mike "Sheppy" Shepherd (grad '98) of Lakewind Studios in Cape Breton is nominated for five East Coast Music Awards this year! Mike is a 4 time ECMA Engineer of the Year winner. In addition to being nominated for Engineer again, Mike is also up for Producer of the Year and Lakewind is nominated for a potential 9th Studio of the Year honour. This year Mike's projects are up for two awards in the Traditional Instrumental Recording of the Year category. He engineered a nominated album for Nuallan and assisted on an album by Natalie MacMaster produced at Lakewind by legendary Pink Floyd "The Wall" producer Bob Ezrin.
"Sheppy" is pictured on right here with Ezrin. Congratulations Mike!