After the successful release of her single Wanderlust, which has over 25,000 streams on Spotify and over 10,000 views on YouTube, Alessia Cohle has been putting her own stamp on country music. She recently released Wild Eyed Wanderer, the follow-up EP to her FACTOR funded, full-length album, Talk To Me. She has opened up for Brett Kissel, River Town Saints, The Washboard Union, and George Canyon; as well as performed on festival stages such as Lucknow’s Music In The Fields, Havelock Country Jamboree, Manitoulin Country Fest, and Cider Fest alongside Lee Brice, Small Town Pistols, and Cold Creek County.
Alessia had the privilege of performing as part of the house-band at CCMA Music Week 2016 & 2017 performing with artists such as Meghan Patrick, Jason Blaine, Dean Brody, Jess Moskaluke, Tim Hicks, Aaron Pritchett, and more. Alessia is the recipient of the 2018 Marty Award, the Ron Lenyk Inspiring Youth Arts Award, showcased at Indie Week (2016 & 2017), multiple festivals throughout Ontario, showcased in Nashville, toured Canada on the VIA Rail Artists on Board Program, as well as splits her time writing between Toronto, Austin, and Nashville.
Her support of charitable causes includes co-writing Make A Change for the charity Tikko Travels, performing for Verona’s Voyage for Sick Kids Hospital, and writing Weight of You, an anti-bullying song leading to a partnership with the Kids Now program. Her love for all styles of music has helped Alessia define and create her own unique musical style, joining the next wave of artists who continue to push the future of country music.
Check out our full chat including two acoustic tunes, with TJ King rockin’ the acoustic.