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bigmotorgasoline has bumped the spirit of rock up a notch with engaging tracks off their debut CD, “Fuel To Burn”. Never mind that candy coated music that keeps recycling on the radio waves, when the music you want to hear in your car, at the cottage, or riding your Harley is right here, right now!

Two years in the making, BigMotorGasoline delivers some high octane rock that will get heads boppin’, feet stompin’ and putting smiles on those rock music aficionados that have been waiting for something new, fresh, and long overdue on the Canadian music landscape.

Ears everywhere will enjoy how BMG bypassed the “Bieber blender”, from their first taste of “Vodka”, to the road ripping track of “BYOT”, and our common appreciation in our bureaucratic knockdown in “Dirty Politician” Out of Ontario/Canada, BigMotorGasoline is a working man’s rock and roll band. Good, bang on rock …delivered!

bigmotorgasoline is: John Freitas – Guitar/Vocals, Roger Dafoe – Guitar, Brandon Tapper – bass guitar/vocals, Dave Haywood – drums/security

The debut CD, “Fuel to Burn” was released in June/2016, and delivered to radio across Canada and the Internet in mid-July. In early August 1/2016 “Vodka”was the number seven single on internet radio charts compiled from shows out of Australia, the United Kingdom, Iowa, California, South Carolina, Georgia and Hamilton,Ontario. “Vodka” is currently played at terrestrial stations in Trenton, Kingston, Sarnia, and Montreal with more stations quickly developing their own taste for our single shot. BMG has “Fuel to Burn” that will have you immediately thinking of all those great classic rock bands from years past, and have you reconnecting your rock roots with a sound similar to Monster Truck. bigmotorgasoline released “Lately” to radio worldwide – November/2016

…and about to be talked about in issue #78 of “Fireworks” magazine in the U.K. in early 2017!


Some comments so far:

The Wolf 101.5 Peterborough – “Good effort ….they got a good straight ahead rock sound…”

Code Zero Radio describes BMG as “honest rock desperately needed on the airwaves.”

Q108 Kingston says the music of bigmotorgasoline has “an almost southern rock flavour, the energy and licks take me back to the 80’s and 90’s rock, will be added immediately to heavy rotation.”

Kaotic Music Reviews: “instantly heard a comparison to fellow Canadian rockers Monster Truck as well as Texas rocker Tyler Bryant . The guitar driven rock with a touch of country is evident in such tracks as ‘BYOT’, ‘Lately’ and ‘Put It On Me’.  They are great rock and roll songs… could see these tunes getting air play alongside Glorious Sons, One Bad Son, The Black Crowes and many others”

365 Radio Network (10 Indie Stations/more than 200,000 listeners): “Every song is a party in your pants! Blood, sweat, cursing booze and sex! The tunes are well crafted and have hooks for days”


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