Dustin Harder's Prairie Soul Announce Western Canadian Tour "Hittin' The Road Harder" 2016

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“What keeps him suspended above the more commonplace 12-bar dudes is his ability to create a stylish guitar tone that evokes the masterful attitude of cats like former Fleetwood Mac-er Peter Green, and that alone is a rarity."  - Jeff Monk, Winnipeg Free Press

Winnipeg, MB – August 16, 2016 – Winnipeg, Manitoba’s Dustin Harder is a proud, intrepid Métis singer/songwriter with strong Manitoba roots that fearlessly chases his dreams with songs to reflect his adventures. Dustin Harder’s hard-hitting guitar riffs of rockin’ prairie soul roots and blues and smooth vocals deliver this dusty blues outfit their singer/songwriter in a tightly packaged album release. Dustin Harder’s album, Prairie Soul, is set for release on September 2nd, 2016 at the kickoff in Kenora, ON, and then traveling west to British Columbia.

Dustin Harder has been hard at work with the release of his self titled album that reflects his prairie roots and his travels through northern and western Canada. This album, with a  release in 2016 as a compilation of original songs that were recorded in various studios in Winnipeg, MB. The quality of Dustin’s work garnered him spots on the National Aboriginal Top 40 Countdown over the past few years, and is no stranger to generating hits that collect accolades and attention.

Dustin Harder and his team have been hard at work ensuring his album gets a full proper release. “Dustin Harder’s Prairie Soul”, is an album that gutturally explores truths that Dustin has had to come to terms with on the subjects of love, relationships and his musical career as well as the therapeutic healing process of his musical journey. Dustin shines on lead vocals and guitar with the accompaniment of a variety of Winnipeg musicians.  Tracks like "Miss You" delve into actions of love and unwavering support accompanied by Canadian Blues Harp Extraordinaire Harpdog Brown. While the bright "Killin Time” is a strong, progressive tune with latin and indie undertones. The soft lyrics of "Can't Give Up On Your Love" are layered by dynamic yet diverse percussive elements of Disco era rock and a pop style memorable chorus.


The band will get you up and moving. Be sure to take in their dynamic high energy show when Dustin Harder’s Prairie Soul is near you!


Sept 1- Bijou Kenora, ON

Sept 2-3  Shooters  Kenora, ON

Sept 4  Sonix Bar & Grill Winnipeg MB  Kick off Social

Sept 8th Blues Can Calgary AB

Sept 9th Lb's St Albert AB

Sept 10th Bailey Theatre Camrose AB

Sept 12th Blues on Whyte Edmonton AB

Sept 14th  The Legendary Byng Roadhouse Cranbrook BC

Sept 15th The Royal on Baker Nelson BC

Sept 16th Lorenzos Enderby BC

Sept 17th Desert Inn Merrit BC

Sept 18th Dewdney Church of the Blues Dewdney BC

Sept 19th  Ivanhoe Hotel  Vancouver BC

Sept 20th Fairview Pub Vancouver BC

Sept 21st Heritage Grill  New Westminster BC

Sept 22nd The Laughing Loon Williams Lake BC

Sept 23rd The Occidental Quesnel BC

Sept 24th Blues Underground Prince George BC


"Versatility is like personality: It goes a long way. It goes even farther when you have both, like this eclectic outfit led by singer/songwriter-guitarist Dustin Harder." – Darryl Sterdan, Winnipeg Sun


For more information please contact:

Dustin Harder – ph. 204.294.3434

Publicity - Nova Courchene – ph.  204.930.6208

Office - Kathryn Gamble – ph. 204.798.7546 Fax -  204.283-4373

email -  info.dustin.harder@gmail.com

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