Sign up for newsletter
 

FGL announces '19 tour

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 – Florida Georgia Line announced today it would launch the Can't Say I Ain't Country Tour" in June.

The tour starts four months after the duo of Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelly releases its fourth studio album of the same name.

The dates kick off on June 13 at Walmart AMP in Rogers, Ark Dan + Shay and Morgan Wallen will open all shows. Hardy and Canaan Smith will appear at some shows.

"We're ready to party even bigger in 2019," Kelley told Billboard. "Lots of pyro, energy and good vibes, with a few surprises up our sleeves. And we're so glad to be bringing our buddies along for the ride."

Hubbard added, "We can't wait to get back out and play all of these new songs for you! It's going to be fire."

Hardy helped write "Up Down," a hit for Wallen, and "Simple," a hit for FGL. Smith, who has enjoyed success as a songwriter, released "Bronco" in 2015, producing the hit "Love You Like That."

Tour dates are:
June 13 | Rogers, AR - Walmart AMP*
June 14 | Dallas, TX - Dos Equis Pavilion*
June 15 | Southaven, MS - BankPlus Amphitheater at Snowden Grove*
July 11 | Holmdel, NJ - PNC Bank Arts Center*
July 12 | Boston, MA - Xfinity Center*
July 13 | Philadelphia, PA - BB&T Pavilion*
July 18 | Bangor, ME - Darling's Waterfront Pavilion*
July 19 | Hartford, CT - XFINITY Theatre*
July 20 | Jones Beach, NY - Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater*
July 25 | Virginia Beach, VA - Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater at Virginia Beach*
July 26 | Raleigh, NC - Coastal Credit Union Music Park*
July 27 | Charlotte, NC - PNC Music Pavilion*
Aug. 1 | Cincinnati, OH - Riverbend Music Center*
2 | Burgettstown, PA - KeyBank Pavilion*
3 | Bristow, VA - Jiffy Lube Live*
8 | St. Louis, MO - Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre*
9 | Chicago, IL - Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre*
15 | Syracuse, NY - St. Joseph's Health Amphitheater at Lakeview+
16 | Scranton, PA - The Pavilion at Montage Mountain+
17 | Hershey, PA - Hersheypark Stadium+
22 | Clarkston, MI - DTE Energy Music Theatre+
23 | Cleveland, OH - Blossom Music Center+
24 | Darien Center, NY - Darien Lake Amphitheater+
29 | West Palm Beach, FL - Coral Sky Amphitheatre+
30 | Tampa, FL - MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre+
31 | Atlanta, GA - Cellairis Amphitheatre at Lakewood+
Sept . 7 | Indianapolis, IN - Indianapolis Motor Speedway - FGL Fest
Sept . 12 | Salt Lake City, UT - USANA Amphitheatre+
Sept . 13 | Denver, CO - Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre+
Sept . 14 | Albuquerque, NM - Isleta Amphitheater+
Sept . 19 | Phoenix, AZ - Ak-Chin Pavilion+
Sept . 20 | San Diego, CA - North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre+
Sept . 21 | San Bernardino, CA - Glen Helen Amphitheater+
Sept . 26 | Sacramento, CA - Toyota Amphitheatre+
Sept . 27 | Mountain View, CA - Shoreline Amphitheatre+
Sept . 28 | Irvine, CA - FivePoint Amphitheatre+
*HARDY
+ Canaan Smith

More news

CD reviews

Where To Find Me CD review - Where To Find Me
There is a logical fallacy known as guilt by association. In the case of Hardy, it may be easy to harbor prejudice of Hardy because he's spent time writing songs with major bro country offenders, Florida Georgia Line. Hardy's "Where To Find Me" quickly and decisively puts any guilt by associations to rest with its opener, a beautiful country song called "I'll Quit Lovin' You," which is both smartly written and heartfelt. This project - his second EP - is »»»
This Ole Boy CD review - This Ole Boy
Perhaps better known to listeners as the songwriter behind number one hits "Up Down" (Morgan Wallen featuring Florida Georgia Line) and "Simple" (Florida Georgia Line), Philadelphia, Miss. native HARDY steps up to the microphone this time out with his debut EP, This Ole Boy. Featuring four radio ready tracks full of country swagger, the EP heralds the coming of another great voice. The songs build heavily on country stereotypes, HARDY laying down his country cred hard here »»»
Dig Your Roots CD review - Dig Your Roots
From the ribbits and Dobro on "Smooth," the lead-off song, one might think that Florida Georgia Line is eschewing its rap rock meets country past for something completely different. While at times that is true - "Smooth" has a swampy beat - Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard haven't veered so far from what brought them to the dance. That is evident with the title track where the thwack of drum programming from long-time producer Joey Moi meets the soulful, somewhat shiny vocals. »»»
Editorial: Walking the talk – When names like Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Waylon and the Hag are invoked, you're talking hard core country. These are the touchstones of country , the guys who made country music what it was and still is (or maybe can be). When these folks would sing about being down-and-out and the rough-and-tumble, they knew of what they were singing about. Fast forward a few years to the country singers of today. »»»
Concert Review: Carlile takes her chances on feeling "Blue" – During a rare moment sitting at the piano and appropriately dressed in blue, Brandi Carlile paraphrased a memorable Joni Mitchell quote. Basically, it went that, if you listen to Joni Mitchell music and only picture Mitchell - but not yourself - something is wrong. While Carlile, who performed Mitchell's "Blue" album in its entirety for... »»»
Concert Review: Underwood keeps it world class – There are different levels of fame. There are quite a few artists who go by a mononym; no one asks "Sting or Bono "who?" And then there is an artist whose surname is used as a verb. Being "Underwooded" is a slang phrase used to describe car vandalism. That's American Idol's best-selling artist fame.... »»»
Follow Country Standard Time  Subscribe to Country News Digest  Follow Country Standard Time on twitter  Visit Country Standard Time on Facebook 

Elsewhere in the news

Currently at the CST blogs

Willis, Robison spin "Beautiful Lie" Eleven years ago, Kelly stepped away from music. She had just finished touring on 2007's exquisite "Translated From Love" and felt the angst of being a travelling musician with family at home. At that point, Willis and her husband, musician/producer Bruce Robison,... »»»
Chip Kinman celebrates brother, career on "Sounds Like Music" For a brief moment last summer, the news of Tony Kinman's death was, if not greatly exaggerated, then at least fortuitously premature. The roots rock icon, known for his work in The Dils, Rank and File, Blackbird and Cowboy Nation with his younger brother Chip, had been diagnosed with cancer in March 2018,... »»»
Shiflett learns "Hard Lessons" Until recently, Chris Shiflett took a somewhat obsessive/compulsive approach to his music career. For the past two decades, Shiflett has been the primary guitar foil for Dave Grohl in Foo Fighters; early in his tenure, Shiflett was so self-deprecatingly... »»»
Redemption 10: Live at Blue Rock CD review - Redemption 10: Live at Blue Rock
Houston-based singer-songwriter and former lawyer Libby Koch celebrates the 10th anniversary of her first album, "Redemption," by releasing a full band, live audience setting for what was originally a solo acoustic album.  »»»
Live From the Ryman CD review - Live From the Ryman
The very best way - the only way, really - to see Old Crow Medicine Show is live. Like its namesake, the medicine shows of old that were part preaching, part snake oil sales pitches, part old time music and pure entertainment, »»»
Fire & Brimstone CD review - Fire & Brimstone
It would be easy (and lazy journalism) to write about how much Brantley Gilbert's music is un-country. You need only isolate the drum parts for most of these latest songs to confirm this is primarily a rock recording  »»»
Sunshine is Free CD review - Sunshine is Free
Monica Rizzio's second album, "Sunshine Is Free," emblematic of its title, ushers in bright country music, with roots touches but generally gliding in melodic, uplifting country territory. Put this in your player when you need a smile or two. »»»
Seems Like Tears Ago CD review - Seems Like Tears Ago
If the first few strains of Jason James' "Seems Like Tears Ago" remind you of George Jones, then that's exactly what Jason James intended as he channels the traditional country greats on these 10 original tunes. They are the kind of three-minute »»»
Heartache Medication CD review - Heartache Medication
Jon Pardi may sing about heartache medication with this collection of songs, but his focus on arrangements filled with traditional musical elements (fiddle, steel guitar and twangy electric guitar) is joyfully medicinal  »»»