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The site contains the latest news, information and concert dates as well as articles, media and information following Tom from his start as Cochrane through Red Rider, to the present day.

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Cochrane loves playing smaller Canadian towns

Cochrane Loves Playing Smaller Canadian Towns

Medicine Hat is one of Tom Cochrane’s favourite communities in Alberta and he loves the local golf. “I played a tournament there,” he said, referring to the 2015 Canadian senior men’s championship. “Every area of the world, if you have a golf course, it represents the area. It represents that Badlands area.”


Interview: Tom Cochrane Talks “Lunatic Fringe,” John Lennon and More

Tom Cochrane is one of Canada’s best-selling songwriters of all-time, thanks to a pile of hit songs and albums as a solo artists and with his band Red Rider. When the singer dropped by Q104.3 New York recently, his conversation with Ken Dashow revolved around his two biggest hits, “Lunatic Fringe” (1981) with Red Rider and “Life Is a Highway” (1991) as a solo artist.