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Kevin Costner and Modern West tour

Wednesday, December 3, 2008 – Actor Kevin Costner and Modern West are hitting the road to support his new CD "Untold Truths," released last month.

The band sold out a show at the Rams Head in Annapolis, Md. last night and another at The Birchmere in Virginia tonight.

Tour dates are:
Dec. 2 Alexandria, VA The Birchmere
Jan. 17 Reno, NV Silver Legacy Resort Casino
Jan. 24 Regina, SK Canada Casino Regina
Jan. 27 Minneapolis, MN The Cabooze
Jan. 29 Omaha, NE Slowdown
Jan. 30 Des Moines, IA Peoples Court
Feb. 2 Columbia, MO Blue Note
Feb. 3 Oklahoma City, OK Wormy Dog
Feb. 5 Austin, TX Antones
Feb. 6 Dallas, TX Granada Theatre

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It seems the artistic spirit is never satisfied, and Kevin Costner is the latest in the long line of actor-turned-singers. And, like most, he relies on actual musicians to do most of the work. Although Costner takes front man status, longtime friend/musician/songwriter John Coinman is clearly the mastermind behind this debut, contributing to the songs, production and apparently even the band's name (Modern West is also part of the title to Coinman's 2007 solo release). »»»
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Concert Review: Daniels wears out bows, but music endures – After each of the first few songs Charlie Daniels played, his 'fiddle tech (?)' exchanged his bow. Is this because he was playing particularly hard? Perhaps. Whatever the case, Daniels and his five-piece band clearly appeared to be giving it their all during the act's hour-and-a-half set. As it is the Christmas month, Daniels sang a... »»»
Concert Review: Rawlings easily moves out of the shadow – Every once in awhile David Rawlings moves out of the shadow of musical mate Gillian Welch to launch his own tour. While Welch, for whom Rawlings plays guitar, has the more prominent career, nights like this ably confirm that there is a reason does his own thing as well. Rawlings, who released the very fine "Poor David's Almanack" in... »»»
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