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Interview: Emerson Drive

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Mar 14, 2011 Updated Apr 1, 2011

It's a Canadian invasion as Emerson Drive conquer the country during their first visit to Australia and reflect on a decade of award-winning tunes.


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Brad Mates, Danick Dupelle and Dale Wallace, still buzzing from their performance at Rocks The Hunter earlier this month, tell us why this is just the beginning of Emerson Drive Down Under... 

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Emerson Drive is a Canadian country music band founded in 1995. The band is Brad Mates (lead vocals), Danick Dupelle (guitars and backing vocals), Mike Melancon (drums), and Dale Wallace (keyboards and backing vocals).Early on, the band found minor success in Canada, releasing two albums under the name of 12 Gauge. The first album, Open Season, was a product of winning a local "Battle of the...

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