Travis Cormier is on track to be a household name in rock music. Although he gained recognition from singing Aerosmith’s “Dream On” during his 2016 appearance on The Voice, he began playing the guitar and writing songs at an early age. At seventeen, he left his small home town in eastern Canada for Los Angeles to study at Musicians Institute in Hollywood CA.. While in Los Angeles, Travis continued to write and perform including gigs at two of the most famous and notorious venues in the city; The Whisky A Go-Go and The Roxy, and also toured the US opening for former Skid Row lead singer Sebastian Bach.
Travis recently released his Debut album titled “DOLLARS & HEARTS” which quickly made it to the top of the iTunes charts the first weekend of its release.
Produced by the legendary Bob Rock who has been involved in some of the most successful and influential rock albums of all-time including Bon Jovi’s Keep The Faith, New Jersey & Slippery When Wet, Metallica’s Black Album, and Motley Crue’s Doctor Feelgood.
“Dollars & Hearts” features 10 tracks, penned by some of rock’s most popular songwriters including Bon Jovi’s Richie Sambora who has written some of popular music’s biggest anthems over the last twenty-five years, as well as Marti Frederiksen who has written #1 hits for Aerosmith, Daughtry, Carrie Underwood, Faith Hill and Ozzy Osbourne. The album showcases Cormier’s incredible range and confirms this is an artist who knows which lane he wants to be in – pushing forward and soaring ahead.
“I’ve never been the type of person who’s good at getting my feelings out, so for me music is a way to do that,” Cormier explains. “I just hope people get to know me and see my true colours.”
“I was lucky enough to have recorded Travis’s first record. Super talented guy, we made a great album. You’re gonna really like it!”- Bob Rock
Travis is now touring heavily throughout Canada, and had the opportunity to Open for Bon Jovi at the Bell Center in Montreal, and was also invited on stage by Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler to sing “I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing” in Toronto.
With a strong foundation and an incredible team around him, the new album “Dollars & Hearts” from young Canadian Rock phenom couldn’t come at a better time. As a new generation takes the reins, there is a big need for real rock music.
Travis’s captivating, high-energy performances transport audiences back in time as he blends, Creativity, Showmanship, and his Electrifying stage presence.
“That’s one thing I love about rock music. You get to express yourself and do what you want.”
”I have had the privilege to work with many international artists throughout my career which makes it all the more rare to be so quickly inspired by a young singer about to take the first big leap. Travis is that very artist. Meeting him for the first time reminded me why I am still in the game” – Barry Garber, GarberIMC IN 2019, Travis kicks off the Dollars & Hearts Tour in Moncton on February 16th and will make stops in multiple cities across the country.