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Cape Breton musician Bruce Guthro dies at 62

By Kevin Northup Sep 6, 2023 | 11:05 AM

Cape Breton singer/songwriter Bruce Guthro has died.

He had reportedly been battling cancer, he was 62.

Tributes are pouring in on social media for the Sydney Mines native.

Guthro was the lead singer for Scottish band ‘Runrig’ for 20 years.

His single ‘Walk This Road’ hit number one on the Canadian country charts in 1997.

He won 9 East Coast Music Awards throughout his career.

Guthro was also known for hosting songwriters circles througout Nova Scotia.


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