Gordon Lee Worden has played alongside Nick Gilder and Sweeney Todd, Sue Medley, Mike Reno, Corb Lund, Tom Russell, Fernando Verela and Lisa Brokop. He has appeared on recordings by Crusoe, The Travelling Mabels, Babe Gurr, Aaron Pritchette and Ian Tyson. He fronted “The Great Wide Open” with Mike Norman and Chris Aiken in 1998 and has performed extensively in Europe and Asia. He recently ended a 9 year stint as the lead guitarist for the platinum Stony Plain recording artist Ian Tyson , appearing on the recent releases "4 New Songs" , "Raven Singer" ,”All The Good 'Uns Vol 2”. New Ian Tyson CD currently underway.
“The Gords”, are a group featuring Gord Maxwell (Ian Tyson, One Horse Blue), Gord Matthews (ex Ian Tyson, kd lang) and Gordon Lee Worden. They are currently promoting their first CD, "Pick." ,which spent thirteen weeks at number one on the Roots Music Roundup Internet Chart in the summer of 2012. "Pick." features the drumming talents of Pat Steward (The Odds, Bryan Adams), producer Tom McKillip (One More Girl, Lisa Brokop, Aaron Pritchett) and a couple of songs written by Ian Tyson.