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DIERKS BENTLEY TOASTS SUMMER WITH 2021 BEERS ON ME TOUR
FEATURING SPECIAL GUESTS RILEY GREEN AND PARKER MCCOLLUM
DIERKS BENTLEY'S Tickets Go On Sale Starting Nest Friday.
(5/14 @ 10:00A Local Time) at Dierks.com
After selling out his warm-up dive bar tour in minutes, multi-Platinum singer/songwriter Dierks Bentley announces details behind his upcoming amphitheater run the 2021 BEERS ON ME TOUR, produced by Live Nation. Bentley, known for his "focus on stirring, communal moments” and “unforgettable fire” (Indy Star) on stage, will kick off the cross-country trek with specials guests Riley Green and Parker McCollum on Aug. 13th at Salt Lake City, UT's USANA Amphitheatre. Citi is the official presale credit card of the BEERS ON ME TOUR and Citi cardmembers will have access to purchase presale tickets beginning Tuesday, May 11th at 10:00A local time through Citi Entertainment. For complete presale details visit www.citientertainment.com. Tickets go on sale to the public beginning Friday (5/14) at 10:00A Local Time at www.dierks.com.
“I wrote a song a few months back with some friends called ‘Beers On Me’ that inspired this year’s tour name,” explains Bentley. “It’s a pretty simple recipe for summer…get your friends together, have a round or two and dive into some great Country music. That’s exactly what Riley, Parker and I plan on doing out there on the road with our fans. Both these guys are road warriors and great performers that are going to help us get this summer fired up.”
Watch Bentley, Green and McCollum’s live performance of Jerry Reed’s iconic hit “Eastbound & Down” here: https://umgn.us/EastBoundAndDown
2021 BEERS ON ME TOUR DATES:
8/13/21 Salt Lake City, UT - USANA Amphitheatre
8/14/21 Boise, ID - Ford Idaho Center Amphitheater
8/15/21 Bend, OR - Les Schwab Amphitheater
8/20/21 Irvine, CA - FivePoint Amphitheatre
8/21/21 Mountain View, CA - Shoreline Amphitheatre
8/22/21 Stateline, NV - Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena at Harvey’s***
8/26/21 San Diego, CA - North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre
8/27/21 Phoenix, AZ - Ak-Chin Pavilion
8/28/21 Albuquerque, NM - Isleta Amphitheater
9/16/21 Virginia Beach, VA - Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater at Virginia Beach
9/17/21 Raleigh, NC - Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek
9/18/21 Charlotte, NC - PNC Music Pavilion
9/23/21 Columbia, MD - Merriweather Post Pavilion
9/24/21 Wantagh, NY - Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater
9/25/21 Boston, MA - Xfinity Center
10/07/21 Detroit, MI - DTE Energy Music Theatre*
10/08/21 Cincinnati, OH - Riverbend Music Center*
10/09/21 Bristow, VA - Jiffy Lube Live*
10/15/21 Indianapolis, IN - Ruoff Music Center**
10/16/21 Pittsburgh, PA - The Pavilion at Star Lake**
10/21/21 St. Louis, MO - Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre*
10/22/21 Rogers, AR - Walmart AMP*
*Riley Green and TBD
**Mitchel Tennpenny and TBD
***Riley Green Only
Before his return to the road this summer, Bentley brings back his HIGH TIMES & HANGOVERS club tour next week with five shows in five nights, as the last time he headlined a dive bar tour by the same name was 2006. The sold-out run launches Tuesday, (5/11) at Windjammer in Isle of Palms, SC, with special guest Cody Canada & The Departed. Additionally this summer, Bentley has been tapped to headline major festivals including the Telluride Bluegrass Festival (6/13), Windy City Smokeout (7/10), Oregon Jamboree (7/30) and Watershed (7/31).
Bentley continues to be a dominant voice for the genre with over 6.4 billion streams. Reaching a new creative high while “making music designed to challenge” (New York Times), Bentley co-wrote 10 of 13 tracks on his last album THE MOUNTAIN, which earned him the highest debut sales of his career and became his seventh chart-topping release. Following his 19th No. One hit at Country radio, he continues to climb the chart with his current Top 20 single “Gone.” Bentley has amassed countless nominations from the ACM's, CMA's, Billboard Music Awards and more while also earning 14 GRAMMY nominations. He just recently celebrated his 15 year anniversary as a member of the Grand Ole Opry. As “he is dedicated to giving fans the best performance possible" (The Tennesseean) as a headliner for national festivals and during his own headlining run, Bentley has also created professional endeavors outside of the music with his Flag & Anthem lifestyle collection Desert Son, along with his “Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row” franchise hosting five locations. For more information visit www.dierks.com.
Born in Jacksonville, AL, Riley Green was raised on the sounds of traditional Country, Bluegrass, and Southern Gospel music. His full-length debut album DIFFERENT ‘ROUND HERE was released in 2019 via BMLG Records and produced the GOLD-certified No. One hit “There Was This Girl” and the PLATINUM-certified single “I Wish Grandpa’s Never Died.” Named ACM’s "2020 New Male Artist of the Year," Green recently released his latest EP IF IT WASN’T FOR TRUCKS. His additional accolades include being selected as CMT “Listen Up Artist,” Music Row’s 2019 “Next Big Things” and "Breakout Artist of the Year” as well as one of CRS’ 2020 "New Faces." For more information visit www.RileyGreenMusic.com.
Singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Parker McCollum began building a following in his native Texas with 2015's The Limestone Kid. His songwriting earned him a publishing deal with Warner/Chappell Nashville in May 2018 and a recording deal with Universal Music Group Nashville in June 2019. Last fall, Parker released his new EP, HOLLYWOOD GOLD, the highest-selling debut country EP of 2020. Parker just released his new single “To Be Loved By You” and received an ACM nomination for "New Male Artist of the Year.” For more information visit www.ParkerMccollum.com.
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THANKS FOR THE MUSIC DIERKS!
BRAD PAISLEY ANNOUNCES
Special Guests Include Jimmie Allen and Kameron Marlowe
Encourages Fans to “Take the Shot”
Global country music superstar Brad Paisley has announced his Tour 2021, launching on
June 5 in Panama City Beach at Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam, which is the first large-scale festival in the world to take place in 2021. His second stop will be Nashville’s 4th of July celebration, Let Freedom Sing!, which is expected to be Music City’s first major event of the year. Special guests on the tour dates will be multi-platinum selling and current ACM New Male Artist Jimmie Allen and Columbia Nashville rising star Kameron Marlowe.
Paisley has partnered with Vanderbilt Health in a national PSA to encourage fans to get the COVID-19 vaccine - “Be a Fan. Take the Shot.” “It’s been a real difficult year, a nightmare for anyone who makes their living with a group of people. I feel very passionate about the chance we have for normalcy right now with the vaccine – there’s light at the end of the tunnel. I have a band and crew just waiting to get back out on the road. The more of us that Take the Shot the safer it will be for all of us to gather.” Brad Paisley “Be A Fan. Take The Shot” PSA Available Here
Fans can purchase tickets for all dates now at www.bradpaisley.com. Live Nation is the official promoter of the tour. Check local markets for on sale information and additional event details.
A portion of all ticket sales will go to The Store – a nonprofit free-referral based grocery store co-founded by Brad Paisley and Kimberly Williams-Paisley. The Store opened for in-store clients on March 12, 2020, following the March 3 tornado that devastated parts of Nashville. The Store was open for only four days when the COVID-19 pandemic became widespread and it was obvious in-store shopping was not going to be feasible. A new plan was needed and staff, partners and volunteers all worked diligently to reach people in need as they were sheltered at home. A home delivery system for the elderly was immediately put in place and curbside pick-up was implemented. The weekly deliveries are currently capped at 450 households and curbside pickup is at 200 per week. This is six times the initial projection and equals to over 1.3 million meals distributed. For more information on The Store go to www.thestore.org.
Brad Paisley Tour 2021 dates:
June 5 Panama City Beach, FL Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam
July 4 Nashville, TN Let Freedom Sing! Music City - Downtown
July 8 Jacksonville, FL Daily’s Place
July 9 Tampa, FL MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
July 10 West Palm Beach, FL iTHINK Financial Amphitheatre
July 17 Hinckley, MN Grand Casino Hinckley Amphitheater
July 22 Brandon, MS Brandon Amphitheater
July 23 Tuscaloosa, AL Tuscaloosa Amphitheater
July 24 Alpharetta, GA Ameris Bank Amphitheatre
July 30 St. Louis, MO Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
July 31 Noblesville, IN Ruoff Music Center
August 9 Canton, OH Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium
August 14 Dallas, TX Dos Equis Pavilion
August 15 Houston, TX Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion presented by Huntsman
August 21 Lima, OH Allen County Fair
August 22 Cincinnati, OH The ICON Festival Stage at Smale Park
August 27 Raleigh, NC Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek
August 28 Charlotte, NC PNC Music Pavilion
August 29 Virginia Beach, VA Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater
September 10 Chicago, IL Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
September 11 Clarkson, MI DTE Energy Music Theatre
September 23 Doswell, VA After Hours at The Meadow Event Park
September 24 West Springfield, MA Court of Honor Stage
September 26 Bloomsburg, PA Bloomsburg Fair
September 30 Sacramento, CA Toyota Amphitheatre
October 1 Mountain View, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre
October 2 Chula Vista, CA North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre
October 7 Albuquerque, NM ISLETA Amphitheatre
October 8 Phoenix, AZ Ak-Chin Pavilion
October 9 Irvine, CA FivePoint Amphitheatre
*Festival – includes Paisley and multiple artists
** Paisley only
***co-headline with Lynyrd Skynyrd
****Jordan Davis only
ABOUT BRAD PAISLEY:
Brad Paisley has earned his place in country music history as one of the genre’s most talented and decorated male solo artists. Over the past 20 years, his songwriting and unmatched showmanship have won him numerous awards, including three GRAMMYs, two American Music Awards, 14 Country Music Association Awards and 15 Academy of Country Music Awards, among many others. A member of the Grand Ole Opry since 2001, Paisley has written 21 of his 24 No. 1 hits, and in 2008 became the first artist to achieve 10 consecutive Billboard Country Airplay No. 1 singles. The 2010 CMA Entertainer of the Year’s past works have amassed over 3.9 billion on-demand streams. Paisley continues to collaborate with Peyton Manning in a multi-year ad campaign with Nationwide insurance. In 2015, the global superstar partnered with Boot Barn to develop Moonshine Spirit by Brad Paisley, an exclusive line of jeans, hats, T-shirts, jewelry, belts and woven shirts. A prolific entertainer, Paisley’s first prime-time special, Brad Paisley Thinks He’s Special, aired on ABC in December 19 and has garnered over 18.1 million viewers to date. Paisley and his wife, Kimberly Williams-Paisley, are co-founders of nonprofit organization The Store, a free-referral based grocery store, which aims to empower low-income individuals and families in the Nashville area. For more information, visit www.thestore.org.
THANKS FOR THE MUSIC BRAD
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