Growing up in Eastern Ontario (South of Ottawa), Canada, Cory M. Coons has been passionate about music since his early teen years, learning Guitar & Bass and began crafting his own melodies and musical ideas while still in High School.
Soon after, he would start to travel and perform in a variety of Cover bands throughout the mid-to-late 90's in both Ontario and the Southeastern United Sates. Now currently as a Solo Recording Artist and Songwriter, Cory has just released a brand new melodic rock Cd/Album "The Long Road Home", in early 2018, produced by Ron Nevison (Heart, Bad Company, Damn Yankees, Survivor, Styx). Cory was recently nominated at the "Producer's Choice Honors", (formerly Los Angeles Music Awards), in the "Rock Artist Of The Year" category for 2015... And previously was the the 2014 recipient of the Producer's Choice Honor for "Studio Album Of The Year" for his Independent E.p "Share A Little Time". Previous nominations also included "Male Singer/Songwriter" and "Record Of The Year". Now, 2019 brings the re-issue of "Retrospective", featuring the promo singles "Crumbs" & "Unanswered" on MTS Records. Cory's influences are a collection of various genres like Melodic Rock, Roots-Rock and hints of Country-Rock. He is a Freelance Guitar Instructor in the St. Lawrence Seaway Valley and at Rock My House Music Centre in Kemptville, ON. Cory has performed alongside such treasured National Canadian Artists like April Wine, Kim Mitchell, Glass Tiger & David Wilcox.