Gord Phillips is a passionate and powerful entertainer. His blues infused, folk rock style has been compared with the likes of early Rolling Stones and Steve Earle combined. Gord enjoys connecting with the audience and when the opportunity arises he takes the time to give the backstory to his songs. It’s his way of making each performance feel like a unique experience for the audience. A natural on stage theres always some banter between songs. Many have commented on how comfortable he is when the show is on.
Solo or with The Assimilators Gord puts on a great show. A versitile and ecclectic sound gauranteed to get your attention and keep it, with driving original tunes and interactive vibe. Giving folk a sweet rock influenced edge. His style has tones of Bob Dylan, Elvis Costello and Neil Young. All big influences.
Victoria, BC is home. In Victoria and the surrounding area, Gord Phillips & the Assimlators are around every corner. Playing any venue from Clubs to Pubs, Coffee shops and Theatre’s. “You will be Assimilated. And it will be good” Gord’s songwriting is versatile and unique. It is inspired by life.
There are many sides to Gord and when you see him live a combination of all those come together in song. Check this site for tour dates near you.
“Music is my religion”
” I need to Play”