Doug Bruce

Texas-born, Australia-citizen Doug Bruce is a two-time finalist (2014/2017) of the Country Music Association of Australia’s ‘Golden Guitar’ awards for Male Artist of the Year. The nominations are testament to a formidable career for Doug, with charting and award success paralleling his popularity as an artist, producer and a songwriter.

Doug’s five studio albums have produced numerous radio hits, including Coffey Road, Honky Tonk Shoes, Broke Down Heart, Somewhere Better to Be, Made That Way, Sweet, What I’m Drinkin’ About, Clock Out at Five, Thank God I’m a Cowboy and “The Tears”.

After a couple years away from the spotlight, Doug Bruce & The Tailgaters’ fans demanded a return to the stage. Two radio releases in 2023, For Your Love and the latest, Funktry, heralds a new and invigorated era for Doug Bruce, where he seeks to only make the music that makes him happy – and hope that translates to his audience.