On the heels of seven nominations and a live broadcast performance at the 2013 Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) Awards on September 8 - Dean Brody unveils the details for his fourth studio album Crop Circles (Open Road Recordings/Universal Music Canada) and announces his national headlining tour Crop Circles & Tractor Beams. Slated for release on November 5, 2013, Crop Circles features his brand new single "Bounty" with guest vocalist Lindi Ortega. Already receiving acclaim from fans and radio programmers across the country, the single has received the #1 Most Added spot overall and #1 Most Added spot at Country radio for the second week in a row. Starting September 9, tickets will go on-sale for the eastern leg of the tour with additional dates in the west to be announced shortly. The Voice Season 3 winner, Cassadee Pope will join him on the cross-Canada tour which begins in St. John's, NFLD on January 29, 2014.
Radio programmers reaction to "Bounty":
"Wow, this is brilliant! Just when you thought Dean couldn't take it to another level!
Awesome story song, very well done & a great country song as well."
- Scott Phillips, CKRY FM Calgary/CISN FM Edmonton, AB
"This song is a big step for Dean, and shows yet another dimension of his incredible talents."
- Paul Ferguson, Cool 100 FM Belleville, ON
"It's a smash. Dean continues to set the bar for other songwriters.
I reckon he's a pretty good singer too."
- Pete Walker, KX96 FM Oshawa, ON
With back-to-back Album of the Year wins at the Canadian Country Music Association Awards (Trail In Life and Dirt), Brody has won six CCMA Awards and earned two JUNO Award nominations. Named the #1 Most Played Canadian Country Artist at radio in both 2011 and 2012, he has charted 11 Top 10 singles including the Gold-selling #1 hit "Canadian Girls" and "It's Friday" featuring Great Big Sea. Among his accolades, this year Brody has participated in the Halo High Water Benefit Concert and Telethon to support the Calgary Foundation's Flood Rebuilding Fund, was named one of HELLO! Canada's Most Beautiful Canadians in May and wrapped his first headlining tour to sold out crowds and rave reviews this past winter.
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