Tom Cochrane has released a reworked take of his song “Big League” and will donate the proceeds to those affected by the Humboldt Broncos bus crash nearly two weeks ago. The Juno Award−winning singer and songwriter played an acoustic version of the song to open the April 10 broadcast of TSN’s NHL playoff preview special.
18 April 2018 (Toronto, ON) – Today, celebrated Canadian singer-songwriter Tom Cochrane releases the reworked version of his original song, “Big League” (For Humboldt), in honour of the Saskatchewan-based hockey team, the Humboldt Broncos.
Some more recent and not so recent songs that fill my sails. Also an ever expanding evolving list dependent on my whims!
Over the course of his career, Canadian artist Tom Cochrane has released 17 albums, toured the world and won an armload of Juno Awards (Canada’s version of the Grammys). The respected singer-songwriter, as he nears retirement age, is not interested in slowing down any time soon.
We had a time at Casino Nova Scotia in Halifax Sunday night. It was New Year’s Eve and Canadian music icon Tom Cochrane rocked in the new year big time.
Tom’s favourite tracks from his favourite Canadian artists to celebrate Canada’s birthday! #Canada150
Mad Mad World Tour (Canadian dates) announced for 2017. The tour kicks off at Western Financial Place in Cranbrook BC on February 24th 2017.
31 OCTOBER 2016 (Toronto, ON) – It’s been 25 years since the release of Tom Cochrane’s landmark album, Mad Mad World, which has its deluxe edition reissue in stores and at streaming services today via Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company.
At this years Junos it was also about recognizing musicians that made a social difference.
As one Canadian music legend was honoured, others applauded by his side.
Burton Cummings placed his plaque at the Canadian Music Hall of Fame in the National Music Centre Friday night for the Junos Welcome Reception.
Tom joins the Zac Brown Band onstage at the Molson Canadian Amphitheatre in Toronto on Thursday September 3rd 2015.
Tom Cochrane, who had a hit in 1991 with “Life is a Highway,” is playing the Ardmore Music Hall Sept. 29.
Canadian icon Tom Cochrane to release two albums in U.S. Tickets for fall U.S. club tour on sale now
Canadian rock icon, Tom Cochrane, has never stopped creating or performing, but “Take It Home” is his first album of new material since 2006. “Take It Home” explores new lyrical and sonic terrain while remaining grounded in the values Cochrane is known for.
The town officially announced this morning that joining headliner John Fogerty will be Tom Cochrane with Red Rider, Collective Soul and America.
Tom will be performing songs from his new album No Stranger on the program Q (CBC radio) this Monday 16th March. Q is on CBC Radio 1 at 10am and 10pm for one hour.
Organizers of the Empire Rockfest announced that it would be an all-Canadian line-up for this year’s event in July – Hedley will kick things off, followed by Blue Rodeo, Alan Doyle, Big Sugar, and Tom Cochrane.
Canadian music hall of famer Tom Cochrane has cancelled his March 12 concert at Hamilton Place.
Concert promoter Live Nation said the cancellation by the “Life is a Highway” singer was “due to scheduling conflicts.”
Interview with Tom on CTV’s Canada AM on Monday 9th February 2015.
Tom Cochrane doesn’t have much left to prove.
Only, perhaps, that the veteran Canadian musician can still give us rock songs from the heart – with just enough pace and crunch to keep it interesting.
And the 61-year-old Cochrane delivers with his new album Take It Home, out Feb. 10.
It was 1994, and I was packing up and heading to Europe to spend 6 months backpacking and finding myself. As an 18-year-old Canadian I proudly donned the Canadian Flag on my bag and trekked the European countryside with only two cassette tapes to keep me company. Both were Canadian albums of course, as I couldn’t imagine not having a piece of Canadiana with me as I made memories that have lasted a lifetime. One of those cassettes was Mad Mad World by Tom Cochrane.
THUNDER BAY — Thirty years ago Tom Cochrane preferred the tranquility of a recording studio to the adrenaline of being the centre of attention on a big stage.
Now his career is all about performing live.
The Canadian music icon is kicking off his cross-country tour in Thunder Bay, when he takes to the stage at the Thunder Bay Community Auditorium on Feb. 14.
Dates have now been announced for Tom’s Take It Home Tour in 2015. Here is the complete list
To quote the title of one of the songs on his feverishly anticipated new record, Tom Cochrane is “Back In The Game”. True, the Canadian rock icon has never stopped creating or performing, but Take It Home is his first album of new material since 2006’s No Stranger.
To quote the title of one of the songs on his feverishly anticipated new record, Tom Cochrane is “Back In The Game.” True, the Canadian rock icon has never stopped creating or performing, but Take It Home is his first album of new material since 2006′s No Stranger.
Diamonds the new single from Tom Cochrane has been released on Universal Music Canada and is available for download on iTunes.
July 17th 2014 – FYI Music News Tom Cochrane tells FYI that his forthcoming album featuring the single “Sunday Afternoon Hang,” – is about a “mythical hobo musician’s journey” and incorporates blues, country, rock n’ roll with a few “epic ballads” like “Pink Time”, “The One That I Have Known” and “A Prayer For Hope.”
By Steve Newton – Straight.com Twenty-five years ago today—on July 16, 1989—Rod Stewart played to a crowd of 21,000 at B.C. Place Stadium, with backup from Tom Cochrane and Jeff Healey. Rod the Mod was touring behind his 1988 Out of Order album, which spawned four singles—”Lost In You”, “Forever Young”, “My Heart Can’t Tell
The new Single from Tom Cochrane “Sunday Afternoon Hang” is now available in Canada
The Canadian music industry gathered last night at the Westin Harbour Castle in Toronto to honour Canada’s most successful songwriters, composers, lyricists and music publishers at the 25th anniversary SOCAN Awards, the country’s largest annual celebration specifically for music creators.