Multiple JUNO award winning band THE SHEEPDOGS are thrilled to announce that they will be performing at the Women’s Gold Medal football match that is set to take place at the CIBC Hamilton Pan Am Soccer Stadium on Saturday, July 25, 2015, as part of the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games.
“Having the Pan Am/Parapan Am Games in Canada is a big deal and we are super pumped that we will get to be a part of this great celebration,” says bassist Ryan Gullen. The women’s gold medal football match, which will see Brazil take on Colombia, will kick off at 6:35 pm ET on Saturday. The Sheepdogs will perform during halftime. For more information on the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am games, visit: http://www.toronto2015.org/
Hailing from Saskatoon, THE SHEEPDOGS burst onto the international scene as the first unsigned band to ever grace the cover of Rolling Stone Magazine in 2011. Since then, the band has enjoyed widespread acclaim for their bold and beautiful take on classic guitar rock, and along the way have amassed seven JUNO nominations, toured worldwide, and earned Platinum certification for their 2010 LP Learn and Burn. The band’s 2012 self-titled GOLD certified LP debuted at #1 on the Top 200 SoundScan Chart garnering two GOLD singles with “The Way It Is” and “Feeling Good”. Their new LP Future Nostalgia will be released on October 2 through Warner Music Canada.