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Kid Rock looks to enjoy Taste of Country

Friday, January 22, 2016 – Kid Rock was named as the third and final headliner at the 4th Annual Taste of Country Music Festival, coming June 10-12 at Hunter Mountain Resort in the Catskill area of New York.

Kid Rock will join Kenny Chesney and Jake Owen, who were previously announced as headliners, plus Gary Allan, Big & Rich, Frankie Ballard, Eric Paslay, Old Dominion, Neal McCoy, The Swon Brothers, The Cadillac Three, Jana Kramer, Chris Janson, Outshyne and Annie Bosko on the TOC stage in 2016.

This marks Kid Rock's first appearance at the Taste of Country Music Festival. His latest album, "First Kiss," debuted atop the Billboard's Top Rock Albums Chart. "Kid Rock's cross-over country has wide appeal and lends itself nicely to the festival, which features every genre of country music," said Dhruv Prasad, Executive Vice President, Live Events, Townsquare Media Inc.

The Bud Light Stage, featuring a diverse mix of rising country music talent, will once again be part of the festival's array of entertainment. Logan Brill, Adley Stump, Amanda Watkins, Keith Walker, Jake Worthington, McKenna Faith and Dylan Jakobsen are scheduled to perform.

Tickets are on sale at www.tasteofcountryfestival.com. General admission tickets start at $175 for a 3-day pass, available for a limited time only.

The Taste of Country Music Festival is the only three-day country music camping festival in the northeast. More than 50,000 fans attended the 3rd annual festival.

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