GM Paterson is a New Country Rock Musician, Singer/Songwriter,Trucker. GM writes all his own songs. GM was born in Manitoulin Island Ontario and was raised in Sudbury Ontario now lives in Hamilton Ontario. He is a father to one boy named Mitch and he is the pride of his life. GM is not a typical air brushed Country Artist he is the real deal Trucker, Horseman and Performer.
GM runs from Toronto Canada to all 48 States long haul Truck Driver with over a 1.3 Million Miles accident free under his belt. He gigs on weekends all over and has two different bands available. He performs at Truck Shows in Dallas Texas and Michigan all over and in several across Ontario. He has many shows at area festivals and fairs and has opened for the international recording artists Michelle Wright, Jim Witter and in 2002 performed at the the Brooks and Dunn Show on the Neon Circus Stop here in Hamilton. Sept 25th 2003 GM was asked to Do the Tailgate Party for Shania Twain's World Kick off in Hamilton Ontario. Attended by thousands. GM was asked to join the Bill with Tracy Bryd and Doug Stone this year at the GATS Great American Truck Show in Dallas Texas, this is the 2nd year he has been on the Bill with Tracy Bryd. GM opened for Billy Currington and Julie Roberts as well as Mark Chestnut.
The CD GM has released is rocky and has several ballads, it has 13 original songs of his over 123 in his collection, on it including a tribute to 9/11 which was written the same day. GM is sponsored by TENN - LINE Inc. Out of Tenn, Hakim Optical from Toronto, Kreutzer and Company from Ontario. Also Idleaire Technologies out of Knoxville Tenn, which is a company that has a concept that is friendly to the air we breathe. www.idleaire.com
Truckers hook up to the system and turn their engines off for a quite sleep and saves on Petro, hooks up to a computer inside it and a phone hook up and TV. The driver is more relaxed when at the truck stops that carry the system. GM is their Driver spokesperson for their company and they are his sponsor. GM is managed by Blue Angel Productions out of Hamilton Ontario. www.bluangel.com, Booking entertainment for over 21 years. His management is looking to increase the fan base. You can join through www.gmpaterson.com
With a strong and growing internet fan base around the world such as www. paltalk.com you can often find him there singing live as song wryter his handle. The fan base spans from Ontario to Europe. One comment frequently heard "This guy is different". In an age when many musicians often seem to be clones of other artists-this statement may prove why and how his success will come. His favorite saying is You Gotta Be Real to your art.