Award-Winning Canadian Country Star Gord Bamford To Perform Across Eastern Canada on Canadian Dirt Tour Part 2
“Canadian Dirt” Single at Country Radio Now
September 6, 2023
Toronto, ON - Award-winning Canadian Country Star Gord Bamford, is excited to be returning to stages across Eastern Canada this fall on his Canadian Dirt Tour Part 2.
The second leg of the Canadian Dirt Tour is an expansion of Gord’s already widely successful significant run of dates. Part 2 is kicking off on September 8th in Marwayne, AB, the 31 show dates include stops in Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan.
Joining Gord for a series of performances is emerging Canadian country singer-songwriter and military veteran, Dallas Alexander.
“The tour has been an absolute blast so far,” said Gord Bamford. “This show is high energy and entertaining and I can't wait to see ya out on the road!”
The tour follows the release of Gord’s 11th studio album, Fire It Up, released in April 2023 via Anthem Records. The album remains true to the country sound that has helped define his incredible career and includes the blazing title track “Fire It Up”. Also included on the album, is the Fall 2023 focus track, “Canadian Dirt,” a triumphant anthem about celebrating Canadian pride.
"I am a proud Canadian and believe this song is an anthem for the great Country we live in and raise our families. I hope you enjoy this song," said Gord.
Australian-born and Alberta-raised, Gord Bamford, stands as one of the most decorated and awarded artists in Canadian country music history, with over 100 million streams and 5 billion audience impressions at radio globally. Over the past decade, he has built a loyal fanbase and has been the recipient of 26 Canadian Country Music Association Awards (CCMA) including Album of the Year, Single of the Year and Male Artist of the Year wins, along with receiving multiple JUNO Award nominations.
Beyond his musical accomplishments, Gord's generosity has left a huge mark on those around him. His small-town tour raised nearly $400,000 for local community service groups, fostering a spirit of giving back. Through the Gord Bamford Foundation, he has raised an astounding $5.4 million for Canadian children and youth, touching the lives of over 700,000 children and communities. Additionally, Gord's commitment to the industry's growth is evident through his monumental $200,000 donation to MusiCounts and CARAS.
Most recently, Gord secured a nomination for the 2023 CCMA Award in the "Musical Collaboration of the Year" category, recognizing his exceptional work on the previously released single “I Ain't Drunk,” featuring acclaimed country star Terri Clark. This remarkable collaboration found its place on Gord's album Diamonds In A Whiskey Glass (Deluxe Diamond Edition).
For more information on Gord Bamford and the Canadian Dirt Tour Part 2, please visit www.gordbamford.com.
* w/ special guest Duane Steele
^w/ special guest Dallas Alexander
Gord Bamford Tour Dates
September 8 – Marwayne Arena – Marwayne, AB^
September 9 – Wetaskiwin Drill Hall – Wetaskiwin, AB^
September 20 – New Roads PAC – Newmarket, ON^
September 21 – Maxwell’s Concert & Events – Waterloo, ON^
September 22 – Meaford Arena – Meaford, ON^
September 23 – Neustadt Arena – Neustadt, ON^
September 28 – Moose & Goose – Thorhold, ON^
September 29 – The Ranch – Barrie, ON^
October 1 – Private Event – Edmonton, AB^
October 17 – Horseshoe Tavern – Toronto, ON^ (Tickets on sale at a later date)
October 18 – Stockey Centre – Parry Sound, ON^
October 19 _ Gravenhurst Opera House, Gravenhurst, ON
October 20 – The Venue – Peterborough, ON^
October 22 – Midland Cultural Centre – Midland, ON^
October 25 – The Regent Theatre – Picton, ON
October 26 – The Ale House & Canteen – Kingston, ON^ (Tickets on sale at a later date)
October 27 – Germania Hall – Pembroke, ON^
October 28 – The Biltmore Theatre – Oshawa, ON (Tickets on sale at a later date)
November 1 – Harbourfront Theatre – Summerside, PEI^
November 3 – Casino Moncton – Moncton, NB^
November 4 – Casino Nova Scotia – Halifax, NS^
November 7 – The Grand Concert Hall – Sudbury, ON^
November 8 – The Machine Shop – Sault Ste. Marie, ON^
November 9 – The NV Music Hall – Thunder Bay, ON^
November 10 – Casino Winnipeg – Winnipeg, MB^
November 11 – Prairie Fusion – Portage La Prairie^
November 16 – Casino Regina – Regina, SK^
November 24 – Grey Eagle Casino – Calgary, AB