Dwayne Gretzky are Canada’s reigning champs of nostalgia and a can’t miss live music experience; a curated nostalgia trip that captures the unique joy of turning a radio dial and being surprised by the familiar. A 10+ piece juggernaut that brings to life many of the greatest songs of all time, this talented group of Toronto musicians ignites audiences with their charm, fidelity and theatrical flair. Celebrating classic pop and rock, from Fleetwood Mac to Fatboy Slim, Dwayne Gretzky has delivered electrifying renditions of over 700 songs.
Since the band’s inception in 2011, Dwayne Gretzky has developed a fervent fan base across Canada on the strength of their live show – performing classic songs with faithful precision in packed venues and major festivals, and playing alongside the Rolling Stones, and being offered other major opportunities that belie the tag “cover band” .
When a pandemic shut down in-real-life gatherings globally, Dwayne Gretzky made the most of the situation with epic, marathon live stream concerts broadcast from their Toronto studio space directly into people’s living rooms. Over 200,000 unique visitors caught Dwayne Gretzky from home over 3 marquee livestream events, which has spread the Dwayne gospel far and wide. Since the ‘return to normal’, Dwayne Gretzky has played over 20 festivals and sold over 15,000 tickets including selling out Toronto’s most iconic venue, Massey Hall, as well as marquee debut shows from Vancouver to Las Vegas to Montreal.
Dwayne Gretzky continues to shatter cover band conventions and bring people together in a celebration of the songs we all forgot we loved.