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ABOUT

Josh Gordon is a Toronto based professional guitarist.  By age 17 he completed the Grade 8 level and Grade 2 theory studies on piano via the Royal Conservatory of Music program.  He then began playing the guitar professinally around the Toronto bar scene.  During his 25 plus year career he has opened for Canadian icons such as Jeff Healey, David Wilcox, and Wild T & the Spirit.  From 2015 - 2020 Josh toured across Canada and the United States with Bob Seger tribute act Against the Wind. 

He now performs around Toronto and throughout Ontario with country-rock trio Dirt Road Highway.  Josh also substitutes with another Bob Seger tribute act FOREVER SEGER in Canada and the USA.  When he's not touring, Josh is either writing or doing session work right in his home studio.

Josh has had the pleasure of sharing the stage or recording with many JUNO and Maple Blues Award winners/nominees such as:  Robin Boers (Ugly Ducklings), Travis Colby (Roomful of Blues), Jack de Keyzer (Ronnie Hawkins, Robert Gordon), Michael Fonfara (Rhinocerous, Downchild Blues Band), Alec Fraser Jr. (Jeff Healey), James Gray (Blue Rodeo), Gary Kendall (Downchild Blues Band),  Al Lerman (Fathead), Danny Marks (Edward Bear), Johnny Max Band, David McMorrow (Rough Trade), Stan Miczek (Sass Jordan, Honeymoon Suite), Peter Nunn (Honeymoon Suite, Gowan), Steve Pelletier (Colin James), Mitch Starkman (Zappacosta, Belinda Metz), Gary Storin (The Stampeders)

                                                   

 Josh has released two instrumental EPs available on platforms such as iTunes, Spotify, Bandcamp (click on pics)                                                                                                                          

                                                                       

                                                                      

                                                                          

                                                    

 

 

 

 

 

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In 2016, Josh and The Blazers received a Runner Up Award for their song Killing All the Pain that Josh co-wrote

Check out Josh in the March 2018 issue of Guitar World magazine!

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Josh is a Koch Amplifier Local Artist
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