Well known for his genuine stage presence, charisma, and crowd interaction Gordon Avenue frequently has been requested to play solo throughout the Vancouver/Portland area. Gordon got his start in 2006 when he was selected among 30 students from around the country to be apart of the Contemporary Music Center (CMC) in Martha's Vineyard; a highly selective 4 month development program for up-and-coming artists and execs.
Since then he has been requested for a variety of gigs; everything from Covers, Instrumentals, and Originals.
~Over 12 hours of material. Including Acoustic Covers and Instrumental Jams.
~Acoustic Hits in nearly every gene, from the 1950's to Current Day.
ARTISTS COVERED BY GORDON:
Alicia Keys, Adele, Bruno Mars, Blackstreet, Bette Midler, Beatles, Coldplay, Casey Abrams, Coolio, Carly Rae Jepsen, Colbie Caillat, Christina Perri, Damien Rice, Daughtry, David Guetta, Edwin McCain, Eric Clapton, FM Static, Flyleaf, Foster The People, Goo Goo Dolls, George Michael, Gym Class Heroes, Howie Day, Incubus, Ingrid Michaelson, John Mayer, Jay Sean, Jack Johnson, Jason Mraz, Journey, Joe Cocker, Jon McGlaughin, Jessie J, Jason Derulo, Lady Gaga, Lauryn Hill, Lady Antebellum, Lifehouse, Matt Nathanson, Michael Buble, Maroon 5, Mike Posner, Natasha Bedingfield, Outkast, O.A.R., Oasis, Owl City, P!nk, Paramore, Plain White T’s, Phillip Phillips, Rascal Flatts, Ray Charles, Rihanna, Saliva, Smokey Robinson, Snow Patrol, Three Days Grace, The Calling, TLC, Tonic, Third Eye Blind, Tom Petty, The Who, Train, Theory of a Dead Man, Taylor Swift, Thrice, Uncle Kracker, Usher, Vertical Horizon
Applebee's (Gresham Location)
Applebee's (Vancouver Location)
The Buffalo Gap
The Puffin Cafe
Roses Cafe (Vancouver Location)
The Puffin Cafe
Dublin Down Irish Pub
New Season's Market
NBC Camps (the world's largest overnight sport camps)
Since then he has been requested for a variety of gigs; everything from Blues/Jazzi Instrumentals to Covers and Originals. He has been featured at Applebees, numerous local bars such as The Buffalo Gap and Tommy O's, several weddings, Concordia University, and NBC camps (the worlds largest overnight sport camps).
Beyond music, Gordon is also the author of the weekly blog entitled"Tantalizing Tuesdays."