Red Carpet Interview
2014 Nominee – Mark Vigil Singer/Songwriter of the Year – 24th Annual LA Music Awards
2014 Nominee – Record of the Year – 24th Annual LA Music Awards “Share a Little Time”
Growing up in Eastern Ontario (South of Ottawa), Canada, Cory M. Coons has been performing, writing and recording music since about the age of 13. Currently as a Solo Recording Artist and Songwriter, he has just become a 2014 “Los Angeles Music Awards” recipient of the prestigious Producer’s Choice for “Studio Album Of The Year” for his latest Independent Cd “Share A Little Time”. His nominations in 2014 also include “Male Singer/Songwriter” and “Record Of The Year”. Cory was one of six artists to showcase at the 2014 Los Angeles Music Awards Nomination Night and Voting Party at The Whisky A Go-Go this past Sept 25th, and received his award on Nov 12th at the Avalon Theater in Hollywood. With the release of the new E.p comes new songs produced by Multi-Gold & Platinum Veteran Music Producer Ron Nevison (Heart, Bad Company, Damn Yankees, Survivor, Styx, Night Ranger), with Grammy Award Winning Programmer/Arranger Jeff Bova and Tim Pierce (Top L.A. Session Guitarist). Cory’s influences are a collection of various genres like Melodic Rock and Roots-Rock, occasionally blended with Crossover-Country. He is a respected Freelance Guitar Instructor in the local St. Lawrence Seaway Valley and at Rock My House Music Centre in Kemptville, ON. Cory has opened and performed alongside such treasured National Canadian Artists like April Wine, Kim Mitchell, Glass Tiger, David Wilcox & Prairie Oyster. With diverse commercial rock melodies, blended with a tasteful, rootsy style, the well rounded musicianship of Cory M. Coons makes him a uniquely talented Canadian Recording Artist!