2015 EAST COAST MUSIC WEEK! - Well we are off to St. John's NL from April 8-13 for East Coast Music Week 2015, and it is gonna be a barn-burning good time seeing lots of industry friends,playing shows and checking out so many great artists. I am nominated for the 2015 'Country Album of the Year' East Coast Music Award and if you're going to be there I hope you can drop by to see one of the 3 shows I am playing:
- Apr.9, 4:30pm - Opportuntiy Stage
- Apr.10, 11:20pm - Country Music Stage
- Apr.11, 10:40pm - Music NB Stage
You can get more info on East Coast Music Week by clicking HERE.
2015 INTERNATIONAL SONG WRITING CONTEST NEWS! - Hey I am excited to announce that my song 'Tell You Another' has just been named a semi-finalist in both the Country and the Unsigned Only categories in the International Song Writing Contest. They say this ranking represents the top 10 percent of over 18,000 entries, so here's hoping! You can hear the song on the Busted Flat Records Bandcamp webpage HERE
2015 EAST COAST MUSIC WEEK SHOWCASES - Hope you are all faring well through all this wild winter weather, assuming you have winter where you are. Take my word for it, we do! :-) I am really excited to once again be playing showcases at East Coast Music Week in St. John's NL, both on the CBMF/CCMA Country Music Stage and the Music New Brunswick Stage. It's gonna be a time! Check out all the ECMW deets by going to ECMA.COM
2015 ECMA NOMINATION - Totally excited to announce I have received the nomination for the 2015 East Coast Music Award for 'Country Recording of the Year' for my album FEELS LIKE NOW. It's a real honour to be listed among such a great group of nominees...and excited to see friends and colleagues in St. John's NL in April for Easat Coast Music Week. Hope you'll be there too! You can see the whole list of 2015 nominees by clicking HERE.
THE SEASON ACOUSTIC CHRISTMAS TOUR! - TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE! I have announced a number of East Coast shows in December as part of my 2014 holiday tour 'The Season - Acoustic Christmas'. I will be joined by my acoustic trio and many special guests at certain shows. Tickets for shows are now available on-line and at local ticket locations around the region. Click for more info HERE.
WINNER - 2014 MUSIC NB AWARD - I am excited to report that my album 'Feels Like Now' was awarded the 2014 Music NB Award for 'Country Recording of the Year' this past weekend at Festival MNB in Fredericton NB. So many wonderful artists from my home province were recognized and I am proud to be among them. Thanks to friends and fans for all their voting and support of my music! :-)
FINALIST IN 'UNSIGNED ONLY' WRITING CONTEST - I am very proud to announce that the song "Better Men", co-written with Chris Cummings, has been selected from over 8,000 global entries as a finalist in the "UNSIGNED ONLY" Song Writing Contest, Country Music category. The finalists represent only 2% of the overall entrants who literally span the globe. "Better Men" was released on my latest album Feels Like Now, released on Busted Flat Records.