Cory Gallant and The Red Dirt Posse return to The Blue Grotto
Cory Gallant and The Red Dirt Posse return to The Blue Grotto on Thursday, May 14th. Show starts at 9 pm, doors open at 8 pm. Tickets $10 (CAD).
For more info: The Blue Grotto (in person) or online at thebluegrotto.ca
CCMA (Canadian Country Music Association) Spotlight Artist Cory Gallant completed two international tours in 2019 with dates in British Columbia, Washington and Oregon, including two sold-out shows in BC. In February, he was awarded the prestigious Entertainer of the Year award as well as New Artist of the Year award from Music PEI. He also received an ECMA (East Coast Music Association) nomination for Country Record of the Year. Cory is currently working with renowned producer Jason Barry on his upcoming sophomore album.
His all-original album, Welcome to My World, was released May 2019 and includes “That’s Love”, a duet with Georgette Jones (daughter of George Jones and Tammy Wynette). The eleven-song album includes his first single “We Both Bleed”, which was released nationwide to Canadian radio spring 2019. "We Both Bleed" was written by Nashville recording artist Chris Janson and Emmy Award winning songwriter Trey Bruce.
Notable performances include the upcoming Rock the Boat Festival (August 2020), his album release party at the Rock n Horse Saloon (CCMA Country Club of the Year) in Toronto; Cavendish Beach Festival (July 2019); and CCMA Week (Calgary, 2019 and Hamilton, 2018). Additionally, Cory was invited on stage to perform with legendary recording artist George Canyon when George toured Summerside, Prince Edward Island in November 2018.