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Troy Kokol

Rank #6 CA Calgary, AB, CA Singer Songwriter / Bluegrass / Indie Pop

About

Label: Reluctant Cowboy Records

Bio: ....I love songwriting...my first cut, "Pickup Truck", co-written with Joni Delaurier, was featured on country artist, Shane Yellowbird's freshman release. Joni and I were nominated for SOCAN Songwriter of the Year. The song ended up being one of the top 10 Canadian country singles in 2007 and w... See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: They say my #Christmas gifts would be more suitable for a 12 year old girl, but I'm just gonna… http://t.co/O01NLSV64l

Recent Blogs

Long Time No Blog....
May 19, 2014
Ok, so I have absolutely no clue if anyone reads this but I'm in the studio....w... [more]
Feelin' the Love!!!
Jun 18, 2012
So far this year has been amazing!! Been working with some fab Canadian artists... [more]
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  • Wed

    Nov 19


    Calgary, AB, CA | 9:00pm

    Calgary, AB, CA
    Wed Nov 19 9:00pm

    Details

    Join Carla Olive at Mikey's Singer/Songwriter Open Mic, Wednesdays at 9pm. Every week there's a featured songwriter, followed by the open mic. Fun starts at 9pm!

  • Sun

    Nov 9


    Calgary, AB, CA | 5:30pm

    Calgary, AB, CA
    Sun Nov 09 5:30pm

    Details

    Come down to the Grey Eagle Casino for an intimate "Songwriters in the Round" style acoustic show with Bobby Wills and friends. Original country music from some of Alberta's finest.

  • Fri

    Sep 5


    Edmonton, AB, CA | 4:00pm

    Edmonton, AB, CA
    Fri Sep 05 4:00pm

    Details

    The Canadian Country Music Association® (CCMA®) is proud to announce performers for the first three of four sessions of the CCMA Songwriters’ Series, presented by SOCAN, during Country Music Week, September 4 – 7, in Edmonton, AB. This year, the CCMA is pleased to welcome both emerging and established songwriters, including: Victoria Banks, Chris Burke-Gaffney, Tim Chaisson, The Command Sisters, Dave Stanley Daoust, Joni Delaurier, Danick Dupelle, Eddie Eastman, Jeff Johnson, Keith and Renee, Troy Kokol, David Leask, Heather Longstaffe, Wes Mack, Jake Mathews, One More Girl, Codie Prevost, Emily Reid, Jay Semko, Harlan Smith, The Stellas and Dan Swinimer. “SOCAN is largely about songwriters, and the CCMA Songwriters’ Series is a must-see event that highlights some of the best in Canadian country music, at all levels,” said Michael McCarty, Chief Membership Officer of SOCAN. “There's no event of greater importance to country music in Canada than Country Music Week, and SOCAN is pleased and proud to take part by sponsoring this songwriter showcase.” "Canada is certainly not short on talent when it comes to the skill of songwriting,” noted Don Green, CCMA President. “We’re thrilled with this year’s line-up of songwriters – showcasing the past, present and future artists of the craft. I commend this year’s jury panel for selecting such a diverse collection of songwriters for this premier event that we are so proud of at the CCMA.” The CCMA Songwriters’ Series celebrates the crafting of original songs and the stories behind the words, indulging listeners with both new and familiar faces in the process. This acoustic performance series will undoubtedly inspire and evoke strong emotions in all who attend; so be sure to stop by for a listen - you'll surely be glad you did. Sessions 1 through 3 of the CCMA Songwriters’ Series, presented by SOCAN, at Country Music Week: Thursday, September 4: 1:30 – 4:00 PM Friday, September 5: 4:00 – 6:30 PM Saturday, September 6: 1:30 – 4:00 PM All sessions will take place at The Club, inside the Citadel Theatre.

  • 2013

    Apr 26


    Calgary, AB, CA | 7:00pm
    Festival Hall
    Calgary, AB, CA
    Fri Apr 26, 2013 7:00pm

    Details

    Join myself, Joni Delaurier and Joel Fraser as we help our good buddy, Jason Hastie celebrate the release of his latest CD!!...hosted by the magnificent Jody Seeley from Sun Country 99.7.

  • 2012

    Oct 16


    Calgary, AB, CA | 7:00pm
    Waves Coffee House
    Calgary, AB, CA
    Tue Oct 16, 2012 7:00pm
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  • CyrusKevin (Artist) CyrusKevin
    Hi Troy, love ur stuff, say hi to Joni. Finally going to have a 12 track cd by the 1rst of the year, Big JL is playing on it, got a phenom, lead and fiddle as well, look for...
  • Teresa Wing (Artist) Teresa Wing
    Hi :) Love on your mind ... wow... amazing music, lyrics and vocals!!
  • Anchorage Alaska (Artist) Anchorage Alaska
    Really enjoying your superb music!
  • Johnny Miller The Riverside Cowboy (Artist) Johnny Miller The Ri...
    Hello Troy. How are you? Hope your music career is going great. Take care and best of luck. Johnny Miller The Riverside Cowboy
  • Pat Branch... Bass Player / Songwriter (Artist) Pat Branch... Bass Pl...
    Loving your tracks , lovely to be here with you ,and wishing you the very best with your music…. Best…. PAT BRANCH/BASS PLAYER/SONGWRITER
  • Alee (Artist) Alee
    Troy...as you already know...absolutely love your voice, your guitar always gives me chills, OH, and you're a wicked writer!!...I really look up to you, your positive attitud...
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Q: hey Troy! have you ever considered playing a gig at the Lighthouse Pub? some great artists have played there.
A: ......hmmmmm......I've heard the Lighthouse is amazing....... ;) jk....I've probably played the Lighthouse Pub at least few hundred times....used to host an open mic there from 2003-2007....great times at that pub!!!

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