Gunning and Cormier in Concert
- March 7, 2023 - Doors at: 7:30pm / Showtime: 8:00pm
GrassRoots Regina is pleased to present Nova Scotia’s Dave Gunning and J. P. Cormier in concert.
Dave and J. P. are two of Canada’s greatest veteran roots singer-songwriters. Both of these artists have outstanding solo careers spanning decades, often collaborating with each other. They have recently started touring together as a duo.
Tickets available at Traditions Handcraft Gallery, Vintage Vinyl, or at www.eventbrite.com
Dave Gunning is one of Canada's folk music treasures. He is a critically acclaimed singer-songwriter who has earned multiple Canadian Folk Music Awards, a Juno nomination and eight East Coast Music Awards for his well-crafted work. Dave is a masterful storyteller known for distilling the essence of a nation into iconic and anthemic folk songs, traversing territory as diverse as hockey, hardships, love, the pulp mill and grassroots activism. A genuinely engaging performer and world-class songwriter, Dave has the magnetic gift of captivating audiences by painting pictures through his heartfelt stories, humorous lyrics and solid musicianship.
J. P. Cormier is a Canadian bluegrass/folk/Celtic singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. Over his thirty-year musical career he has earned thirteen East Coast Music Awards and a Canadian Folk Music Award. His lyrics and melodies illicit every emotion you can muster as he paints picture after picture of loves lost, towns disbanded, fishermen killed by their trade, and the most important moments of his own life - all accompanied by his incredible instrumentation.