Echo Road – The Best of Doc Walker
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- Echo Road - The Best of Doc Walker
August 16, 2016 – Following the release of Doc Walker’s new single, “Heaven on Dirt”, the band has announced the new tour dates for their upcoming album Echo Road – The Best of Doc Walker, available now!
Doc Walker is one of the most recognized Canadian country acts of the past two decades, with over 20 Top 10 singles in total. The group has received multiple Canadian Country Music Awards, including Fans’ Choice, Group or Duo of the Year, CMT Video of the Year, Single of the Year, and Country Music Program or Special of the Year and the group has won a JUNO Award for the album Beautiful Life. The forthcoming album and fall tour indicate that the duo shows no sign of slowing down after a busy summer, performing at many music festivals across the country.
Fans will have the opportunity to hear original Doc Walker hits, as well as two new singles on the Echo Road – The Best of Doc Walker Tour 2016. “We write music from the heart, with our fans in mind,” said lead singer Chris Thorsteinson. “This record is unique in that it encapsulates where we are from and where we are going. We can’t wait for fans both new and old to hear it.”
Over the course of their career, the duo has been celebrated by media and fans alike:
“The members of Doc Walker are the greatest country songwriters in Canada.” – Winnipeg Free Press
“Doc Walker hometown heroes at Canadian Country Awards.” – Canadian Press
“Doc Walker’s sound is a combination of Thorsteinson’s country music background and Wasyliw’s rock influences, which includes bands like Bob Seger, AC/DC, and The Beatles.” – Kawartha Now
“Over the past 20 years Doc Walker has fashioned an impressive catalogue of singles. The band has also had a remarkable run when it comes to awards.” – Lethbridge Herald