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Zac Brown Band plays on

Monday, September 12, 2011 – Zac Brown Band is not slowing own on the touring circuit following a string of stadium dates on Kenny Chesney's 'Goin' Coastal' Tour and special guest appearances with Kings of Leon in the UK. The band is doing a series of shows starting later this week into November.

Zac Brown Band Fall 2011 Tour Dates:

Sept. 15 - Boise, ID - Taco Bell Arena

Sept. 16 - Portland, OR - Memorial Coliseum

Sept. 17 - George, WA - The Gorge

Oct. 14 - State College, PA - Bryce Jordan Center

Oct. 15 - Bristow, VA - Jiffy Lube Live

Oct. 16 - Virginia Beach, VA - Farm Bureau Live

Oct. 21-10/23 - Charleston, SC - Southern Ground Music & Food Festival at Blackbaud Stadium

Oct. 28 - Jacksonville, FL - Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena

Oct. 29 - Biloxi, MS - Mississippi Coast Coliseum

Oct. 30 - The Woodlands, TX - Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion

Nov. 12 - Dallas, TX - American Airlines Center

Opening for the band will be fellow Georgia rocker Sonia Leigh who signed to Brown's label Southern Ground Artists and will make her national album debut '"1978 December" on Sept. 27 and label mate Nic Cowan, who also co-wrote two songs on ZBB's most recent album.

Zac Brown Band Zac Brown Band recently enjoyed its eighth consecutive number one radio single with Knee Deep featuring Jimmy Buffett, from their sophomore release "You Get What You Give"(Atlantic/Southern Ground), which has been certified platinum. The band will also curate their second Southern Ground Music & Food Festival in Charleston, S.C. this October and continue their Eat & Greet tradition at most fall shows, with Southern Ground Executive Chef Rusty Hamlin serving up southern fare from "Cookie" - the band's custom mobile kitchen.

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Fans looking for the Zac Brown Band of 2005 won't find it in "Jekyll + Hyde" - there's nothing but an aftertaste of the Georgia group's chicken-fried origins. That might be why the album's name is so appropriate. Fans have gotten to know the country-folk band, but a deviant creeps in on all 16 tracks of its fourth album. And, like the classic story, Hyde stands out as more interesting. It hits hard, too. The opener, "Beautiful Drug," has an electric-pop »»»
Uncaged CD review - Uncaged
Zac Brown Band's "Uncaged" album opens with Jump Right In, which finds singer/bandleader Brown admonishing, "Let the music pull you in," which might just be Brown's motto. He's all about forgetting the cares of the day and giving in wholeheartedly to the magnetic attraction of good music. Although Brown writes, sings and plays well throughout, there are nevertheless few truly standout tracks or unexpected surprises on "Uncaged." With that said, »»»
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: Kristofferson gives insight, but no easy answers – When they say music gets better with age, they're not always just talking about songs alone; sometimes they're also referring to the listener. When Kris Kristofferson sings, "Well, I woke up Sunday morning/With no way to hold my head that didn't hurt," to smartly open "Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down," he... »»»
Concert Review: No sugarcoating, Welch dishes out an experience – Gillian Welch (accompanied, as always, by master guitarist David Rawlings), celebrated her "The Harrow & The Harvest" album with a powerful night of music. She apologized many times for the utter unhappiness expressed through this album's songs, admitting it's "not the most chipper album" at one point.... »»»
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