DAVE GUNNING To Perform at Boston Tree-Lighting

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Christmas 2015

We're so thrilled to tell you - Pictou County, Nova Scotia's own Dave Gunning will be performing at this year's Boston Tree Lighting - December 3rd in Boston Common.

"For decades, Nova Scotia has given a Christmas tree to the people of the City of Boston in gratitude for their assistance and support following the Halifax Explosion in 1917.

This tradition of giving is a way for Nova Scotia to express sincere thanks for the help they provided during a difficult time. This year’s tree was donated by a Nova Scotian who ran the 100th Boston Marathon.

Bill and Andrea MacEachern of Lorne, Pictou County, NS, are donating their 15 metre (49 feet) white spruce that is about 72 years old. It will take centre stage of a live broadcast on Thursday, December 3rd beginning at 8pm Atlantic." source

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You can watch the broadcast live via a webcast on wcvb.com or via cable on WCVB Boston – the ABC affiliate.

For more information on the tree-lighting ceremony visit novascotia.ca/treeforboston and follow on twitter @treeforBoston

For more on Dave Gunning's upcoming tour dates click here

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We're giving away a copy of Dave Gunning's new “LIFT" in our Countdown to Christmas Contest.

Click on the picture below to see how YOU can get in on the winning!

DEC3 LIFT by Dave Gunning

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A Sweet Release....
July 15, 2015

(Halifax, NS) – Multi award-winning, Nova Scotia-based, Dave Gunning releases new recording project, Lift, marking another milestone and chapter for one of Canada’s finest singer-songwriters.

DAVE GUNNING LIFTLift features 13 original songs written by Gunning and includes co-writes with a lineup of superb songwriters - Matt Andersen, Thom Swift, Catherine MacLellan, Jim Dorie, John Meir, Sally Spring, Ray Stewart and Jamie Robinson.

"This project came together very quickly and organically, with effort placed on maintaining an honest acoustic sound to reflect the live shows”, said Gunning. I produced the recording myself with help and encouragement from JP Cormier, Thom Swift and Jamie Robinson. I hope that people will enjoy it as much as I enjoyed the process of making it. Good, bad or otherwise, it's me."
 
DAVE GUNNINGWith a long list of notable achievements, Gunning has been recognized with two Canadian Folk Music Awards, a Juno nomination and is the winner of eight East Coast Music Awards. A charismatic performer and world-class songwriter, he has the magnetic gift of captivating audiences by painting pictures through his heartfelt stories and compelling songwriting, humorous lyrics and stunning musical arrangements.

Gunning has eleven critically acclaimed albums to his credit. His previous release No More Pennies (2013) was honoured with the 2014 ECMA for Solo Recording of the Year and his song “These Hands” (co-written with George Canyon) picked up two ECMA’s for Songwriter of the Year and Song of the Year, and was the First Place Winner in the Great American Song Contest. His hockey themed anthem, “A Game Goin’ On” (co-written with David Francey) was awarded the winner of the 2014 CBC Hockey Night In Canada Song Quest Competition.

Gunning will tour the country this Fall and Winter 2016, including dates throughout Atlantic Canada. For upcoming tour dates, visit: davegunning.com

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