Dirt Road Diary
Dirt Road Diary are a 4 piece Country Rock Band based in the Hampshire area of South England. Formed in 2015 by lead singer Mat Cooper and Lead Guitarist Mark Allen over a mutual love for the Modern Country Genre. Bill Beck rocks the Bass and Nick “Captain Metronome” Hill keeps the boys in check in on the drums. The plan from day one, play some rocking country tunes that get the Country fans dancing, singing and having a great time.
In 2018 the band were nominated (by fans) for the BCMA People’s Choice, Group of the Year. In 2019 a second nomination came from the UKCMA for Band of the Year, and DRD also had the honour of being the opening act for the award evening's entertainment.
To Date, DRD has released it’s 4 track EP ‘Our Country’ and two singles ‘Let’s Get Gone’ and ‘Whiskey (Is the Answer)’.
‘Let’s Get Gone’ reached 18th in the “Top 25 Country Songs of the Year” Country playlist for KB Country Radio Canada, voted for by the listeners and has been featured Worldwide on many international and local FM radio shows.
The band’s recording their first music video in February which will feature all the family, friends and fans that have gotten us this far and is sure to be a blast!
We like our Country Rockin', How bout you?