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Colin Gilmore

Like so many other artists, for Colin Gilmore the past two years have been a time of reflecting and resetting. Colin has been on the Austin scene for two decades, recording, writing and touring with his pop-infused Americana sound. Having grown up in Lubbock TX, Colin's first influences were the likes of Buddy Holly, Joe Ely and his own father Jimmie Dale Gilmore. Over time he began to draw on influences overseas, with bands The Clash, The Pogues and The Kinks shaping his approach to writing. Over the years, he has recorded three studio albums and several EPs, toured all over the world and performed in the feature film Barracuda. His years on and off the road have provided Colin with writing material and a spirit of adventure. He was recently invited to participate in a songwriting retreat that included hit songwriters from England, Texas, Africa and many other spots on the globe. This rekindled his love of collaboration, and he is now touring and recording with Austin-based band West Texas Exiles who hail from Colin's home region. He is also collaborating with Mike Meadows and John Calvin Abney. 2020 put everything on hold. 2023 is looking to be Colin's new launchpad.

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Austin, TX,




Indie Rock

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Colin Gilmore is seeking the following:

  • Label
  • Management
  • Gear Endorsement
  • Distribution - US
  • Distribution - UK/Europe
  • Booking Agent - US
  • Booking Agent - UK/Europe
  • PR/Publicity Agency
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