When Travis Dolter steps on stage he emits an infectious energy that quickly fills the room. With a strum of his guitar and an intriguing smile he captivates the audience and sets the vibe for an entertaining and interactive show! He shares humorous stories as he introduces his originals, often initiating dialogue and laughter from the crowd. While in attendance, you become encompassed in Travis’s journey as you are given opportunities to engage in the show. From guitar strumming to guitar pickin’ and harmonic acoustic interludes, expect to experience it all!
His current releases, produced by CCMA Award Winning Producer Bart McKay are backed by talented musicians including Chad Melchert, Travis Switzer and Murray Pulver. His latest single, ‘Hell If I Know’, is gaining popularity worldwide and is the perfect song for when you don’t know what she’s thinking! Travis’s debut release 'Just To Say I Did', climbed the Indie charts to #1 on KB Country Radio Top 15, up to #2 on True North Country Radio, and also landed at #4 in the 2019 Top 50 countdown! Travis will be following up with more singles throughout 2020.
Doors have opened for this young country recording artist! North American Country Music Association International Male Vocalist and Entertainer of the Year, Travis has performed at Big Valley Jamboree (Songwriters & ACMA Horizon Stage), opened for Hey Romeo, headlined a NASCAR Race, showcased at CCMA Diamonds in the Rough and the Arts Touring Alliance of Alberta. In November Travis started sharing his music and stories at theatre shows across Alberta and Saskatchewan. In August 2019 he also won the Country 106.5 Star Search!
Growing up on the family farm in small-town Alberta, Travis was immersed in music early on with the family band, The Polka Ramblers. It was always just a matter of time until he would perform with his mom, sister and Baba (Grandma). Travis grew up on the stage! He recalls packing his sleeping bag when he was younger, so he could sleep on the stage while his family finished performing!
During his teens, Travis raced in the Baby Grand National Stock car series. Going to the track with a guitar in hand, he would play “name that tune” with the other drivers!
He’s an avid Ukrainian dancer and took part in many high school sports, including leading his grade 12 basketball team to their first ever Provincial Gold!
Travis offers a diverse mix of current and traditional country, rock and upbeat originals, along with acoustic interludes. His show will leave you feeling refreshed! If you like the music of Dierks Bentley, Kenny Chesney, Brett Kissel and Buddy Holly you will be sure to enjoy the production Travis provides. His shows are about creating memories and focusing on the positives in life!
Every Song…….… A Story