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Moore announces fall tour

Friday, August 11, 2017 – Kip Moore announced today that he will hit the road this fall for his headlining Plead the Fifth tour, starting Oct. 19 in Bowling Green, Ohio.

"Our live show has been such a focus for me and the band for many years," said Moore. "We are constantly woodshedding and trying to come up with new ways to engage the loyal fan base we've developed such a bond with. I've always felt Drake is cut from the same cloth, and his focus has always seemed to be on the things that matter. We've been talking about touring for years, and we're finally going to get that chance. It'll be a blast to see what we come up with, and also see Jordan Davis build his fan base out here with us."

Moore will release his third studio album "Slowheart" on Sept. 8. The disc includes his hit single "More Girls Like You."

Drake White and Jordan Davis will join him on the dates.

Tour dates are:
Oct. 19 Bowling Green, OH
Oct. 20 Elkhart, IN
Oct. 21 Niagara Falls, ON
Oct. 26 Pittsburgh, PA
Oct. 27 Grand Rapids, MI
Nov. 2 Madison, WI
Nov. 3 Indianapolis, IN
Nov. 4 Detroit, MI
Nov. 15 Clive, IA
Nov. 16 Wichita, KS
Nov. 17 Austin, TX
Nov. 18 Fort Worth, TX
Nov. 30 Norfolk, VA 12/1 Northfield, OH 12/2 Columbus, OH

Tickets for the must-see tour will go on sale on Aug. 18 at 10 a.m. Central

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Slowheart CD review - Slowheart
If you're one of those people who read CD inserts before listening to the music, Kip Moore starts out with one at least one strike against him on his third album. In the two pages of acknowledgements and thank yous (two pages!) there's this mixed metaphor on thank you number one, which goes out to Jesus: "You continually pull me from the sinking sand. . . I'm out of the woods because of your love." Um, not a lot of sand in the woods, Kip. Thankfully, things get better as »»»
Underground CD review - Underground
Claiming to have too many songs to choose from, Kip Moore's solution to his surplus was to release "Underground," an EP. "Everywhere we go the fans keep asking for the recordings of these underground songs that they've been hearing for the last few years," he said. "They're a passionate fan base so I decided to ask my label if I could record these songs live and give them the raw recordings." Moore co-wrote all five tracks, which include two studio »»»
Wild Ones CD review - Wild Ones
Kip Moore's sophomore release has been a long time in coming - 3 1/2 years - a surprise considering how well he did with his debut, "Up All Night," and its big hits ("Somethin' 'Bout a Truck," "Beer Money"). Moore has said he spent time expanding his sound - and he surely has done that - although two failed singles doubtlessly didn't help. While "Up All Night" veered towards the rootsier side and would not have been confused with »»»
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: Lane, Ramsey, Barrett cover their bases – Covers played a far more prominent role than usual at a country show. And instead of what is typically the least course of resistance in recent years of country artists succumbing to their renditions of a rock hit, Chris Lane, Mason Ramsey and Gabby Barrett played songs that actually were country hits. Interestingly, the youngest of the bunch, Ramsey,... »»»
Concert Review: Mumford and Sons up to snuff, for the most part – Mumford and Sons have always played it smart when it has come to career moves. They have not overtoured by becoming regular fixtures on the touring circuit. Their M.O. is to tour just enough upon an album release and then disappear for a stretch. Ditto for releasing new music ("Delta" just came out last month, Mumford's first release... »»»
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