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Red Rider's Second Album Yet Another Winner

Red Rider’s Second Album Yet Another Winner

As Far As Siam, Red Rider, Capitol. Red Rider’s lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist Tom Cochrane, is one of the few rock composers capable of writing songs in Cinemascope and Technicolor.

Band's Best When It's Soft - Red Rider Article

Band’s Best When It’s Soft

There’s an interesting chemistry about Red Rider. When leader Tom Cochrane’s husky haunting voice clicks with the subtle slide-guitar of Ken Greer, the band zeros in on an ethereal mood.

Compatibility Key To Success - Red Rider

Compatibility Key To Success

As Lead singer Tom Cochrane put’s it “the band that plays together, stays together.” Thus lies the secret to Red Rider’s compatibility, as Cochrane and bassist Jeff Jones disclosed Thursday how the rock and roll band manages to keep loose at home and on the road.

Pleasing Melodies Hard Rock - Red Rider

Pleasing Melodies, Hard Rock A Mixture In Red Rider Show

Red Rider, a young five-member Canadian band that already has a gold album during it’s short history, performed a unique mixture of pleasing melodies, sophisticated lyrics and hard rock before a house at Casablanca Monday Night.

Don't Fight It - Red Rider

Don’t Fight It – Red Rider (Review)

One of the fastest rising Canadian singles of late is White Hot by a Toronto band named Red Rider. The song comes in a picture sleeve, something unheard of in Canada except for independent new wave acts.

Rock Fans Warm Up To Band's White Hot

Rock Fans Warm Up To Band’s White Hot

When Red Rider’s first album turned up last fall, newspaper rock critics were skeptical. The whole project reeked of hype. Record companies decide each month which albums they are going to push.

Shortcuts - Don't Fight It - Red Rider

Shortcuts – Don’t Fight It – Red Rider

Don’t Fight It Red Rider Capitol ST-12028 Red Rider, a Canadian quintet, is built around writer-singer-guitarist Tom Cochrane whose voice has a familiar nasal quality that I can’t quite identify.

Red Rider Rocks Into Pop Charts

When singer-songwriter Tom Cochrane first heard Red Rider perform at the El Mocambo in Toronto, he was impressed by the rock group that he went backstage after the show and offered to audition for the spot of lead singer.

Red Rider Begins The Climb With $300,000 Capitol Support

Rider Begins The Climb With $300,000 Capitol Support

Red Rider is not exactly a household name in local rock circles. But if the band, it’s manager and the powers that be at Capitol Records have their way, this five-man Toronto based rock ‘n’ roll consortium and it’s debut album Don’t Fight It, will be the biggest thing to hit the industry since The Beatles.

Strong Push By Capitol For Red Rider

Capitol Records is going all out on the debut effort, Don’t Fight It, by Red Rider. A single titled White Hot, was released February 5, followed by the album, released on February 11.