Cory Wong & Billy Strings release new video

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GRAMMY® Award-nominated songwriter, producer, and guitarist extraordinaire Cory Wong has joined forces with GRAMMY® Award-winning bluegrass guitarist Billy Strings for an all-new collaboration. “Road Trip (Feat. Billy Strings)” premieres today at all DSPs and streaming services. An official live performance video – originally featured earlier this week in the latest episode of Wong’s inventive online musical variety series, Cory and the Wongnotes – is streaming now at YouTube.

“Road Trip (Feat. Billy Strings)” marks the latest collaborative track release from Wong’s explosive new album, POWER STATION, available now at all DSPs and on limited edition 12” Double Black Vinyl (33 rpm). Hailed by AllMusic for its “brightly organic crossover vibe,” the highly charged jazz-funk collection sees Wong joined by an all-star array of special guests including Big Wild, Chromeo, Béla Fleck, Sierra Hull, Victor Wooten, Larry Carlton, Nate Smith, and more.

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Wong has celebrated Power Station in recent weeks via the star-studded second season of Cory and the Wongnotes, streaming now via the Minneapolis, MN-based artist’s hugely popular YouTube channel. Created and hosted by the seemingly inexhaustible Wong, new episodes debut every Tuesday, showcasing live performances, original sketch comedy, special guests, interviews, and much more. A consummate reflection of Wong’s outsized vision and unstoppable passion for music, comedy, performance, and conversation, the new season of Cory and the Wongnotes will feature extended episodes showcasing long-form interviews, fresh new sketches, and unprecedented musical collaborations.

Recently named by none other than Steve Vai in Guitar World as one of “5 Contemporary Guitarists Who Are Taking The Instrument To The Next Level,” Wong is currently traveling the world performing a typically varied array of live dates, including sold-out headline shows, festival sets, and much more. Additional dates will be announced. For complete details and remaining ticket availability, please see www.corywongmusic.com/tour.

CORY WONG
ON TOUR 2022

MAY
28 – Chillicothe, IL – Summer Camp Music Festival *
29 – Petoskey, MI – Great Lakes Center for the Arts

JUNE
3 – Lorton, VA – Workhouse Arts Center
4 – Oak Hill, WV – Mountain Music Festival *
5 – Lexington, KY – The Burl
24 – Rothbury, MI – Electric Forest Festival *
25 – Los Angeles, CA – Hollywood Bowl Jazz Fest *
29 – Ottawa, ON – Ottawa Jazz Fest *
30 – Montreal, QC – Le Festival International de Jazz de Montréal @ Club Soda

JULY
1 – Toronto, ON – Danforth Music Hall
4 – Morrison, CO – Red Rocks Amphitheatre **
10 – Rotterdam, NL – North Sea Jazz Festival * ‡
11 – Vienne, FR – Jazz a Vienne 2022 ^ ‡
12 – Madrid, ES – Noches del Botánico * ‡
13 – Umbria, IT – Umbria Jazz * ‡
14 – Milan, IT – Circolo Magnolia
16 – Pori, FI – Pori Jazz 2022 * ‡
19 – Molde, NO – Moldejazz * ‡
28 – Darrington, WA – Summer Meltdown *
30 – Newport, RI – Newport Jazz *

AUGUST
11 – Telluride, CO – Telluride Jazz Festival *
12 – Telluride, CO – Telluride Jazz Festival *
18 – Phoenix, AZ – Arizona Federal Theatre #
19 – Las Vegas, NV – Virgin American Hotel #
20 – Des Moines, IA – Disc Golf Pro Tour
27 – Bridgeview, IL – Sacred Rose *

SEPTEMBER
16 – Jeffersonville, VT – Disc Golf Pro Tour
18 – Paso Robles, CA – Whale Rock Music & Arts Festival *

OCTOBER
1 – Eureka Springs, AR – Hillberry 2022: The Harvest Moon Festival *
7 – Roseland, VA – Hoopla *
15 – Charlotte, NC – Disc Golf Pro Tour

* Festival Performance
† Special Guest Performer with The Minnesota Orchestra
^ w/George Benson
‡ Joined by Special Guest Dave Koz
# w/Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
** w/Blues Traveler