Six-time Vocal Group of the Year, Diamond Rio will be rockin’ the Casman Centre on July 16, 2014 in Fort McMurray. Diamond Rio won their first Grammy for their album The Reason, which also garnered the band their first Dove award and the wins and nominations kept growing from there. Formed in 1984, Diamond Rio features lead singer Marty Roe, guitarist Jimmy Olander, drummer Brian Prout, keyboardist Dan Truman, bassist/harmony Dana Williams and Gene Johnson on mandolin/harmony. The band has sold over 10 million albums earning three platinum and five gold records and won the Country Music Association’s Vocal Group of the Year award four times as well as netting two Academy of Country Music Awards in the top Vocal Group of the Year category and thirteen GRAMMY ® nominations. When they debuted in 1991 with the hit “Meet in the Middle,” Diamond Rio became the first group in the history of country music to have a debut single reach No. 1. They continued to place 32 more singles on the Billboard chart, including “How Your Love Makes Me Feel,” “Norma Jean Riley,” “Beautiful Mess,” “Love a Little Stronger,” and “One More Day.”
July 16, 2014
Doors @ 7 ~ Show starts @ 8
Tickets are available online, over the phone at (780) 743-5509 ext-0 and in person from the Casman Centre Box Office.