One of the most decorated artists in Canadian country music performs at the Lougheed Centre with the distinctive sound and song-writing ability that defines him as one of country music’s best!
International country music star and Sony Music Entertainment Canada Inc. recording artist Gord Bamford stands as one of the most decorated artists in Canadian country music history. No stranger to praise Bamford has amassed an impressive 24 Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) awards, multi Canadian JUNO Award nominations and is the two time winner(2013/2015) of Nashville’s Country Music Association “CMA Global Country Artist” award.Gord Bamford’s distinctive sound and song writing ability defines him as one of country music’s best neo-traditional artists. Bamford is not an overnight success. He has spent the better part of the last 20 years honing his craft,working to get where he is today. Bamford’s eighth studio album Neon Smoke is set to be released in early 2018 and follows his 7th release 2016’s Tin Roof, the winner of the 2016 CCMA Album of The Year and nominated for the 2016 JUNO “Country Album of The Year” award. Tin Roof follows the JUNO Nominated 2013 release Country Junkie. The 3-time CCMA ‘Male Artist of the Year’ once again collaborates with distinguished songwriter/produ
Raised in a music loving family in Northern Alberta, Aaron started singing at 12 years-old. Over the years, Aaron built a local reputation as a dynamic performer with a rock solid portfolio of songs. With that success buoying his confidence, he started to make trips down to Nashville to test the waters in country music’s Mecca. After signing with publishing powerhouse Warner Chappell Music, Aaron scored his first major league contribution with the track “Out Like That” on Luke Bryan’s multi-platinum Crash My Party.Warner Music Canada welcomed Country singer/songwriter Aaron Goodvin to its roster in October 2015. The opportunity to continue to develop as a performer ended up coming from fellow artist Johnny Reid as Aaron was invited to join Johnny on his 2016 cross-Canada “What Love is All About” tour.Aaron’s versatility and passion for writing and performing is second to none. Aaron has a natural ability to light up a stage, connect with his audience, and deliver a show-stopping performance, whether it’s a small intimate gathering or a crowd of thousands. “I want to get out there and connect with people through my music. I’m a passionate guy who tries to write about real life things that mean something to a lot of people.”