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Cobb announces new release

Friday, March 9, 2018 – Brent Cobb will release his new album, "Providence Canyon," on May 11 on Low Country Sound/Elektra Records.

Recorded at Nashville's RCA Studio A with Grammy Award-winning producer Dave Cobb, who is a cousin, the album features 11 songs including "King of Alabama."

Cobb has launched the "Ain't A Road Too Long" tour running into the fall. He is headlining shows and also on the Chris Stapleton tour. Featuring special guest Savannah Conley, the headlining tour includes upcoming stops at DC's DC9, Philadelphia's Boot & Saddle, New York's Mercury Lounge and L.A.'s The Troubadour. Following these headline dates, Cobb will once again join Stapleton on his "All-American Road Show" this summer and fall including dates at L.A.'s The Forum and New York's Madison Square Garden.

Cobb's previous album, "Shine On Rainy Day" from 2016, resulted in a Grammy nomination.

Cobb was born in Americus, Ga., about an hour east of Columbus. Lee Ann Womack, Luke Bryan, The Oak Ridge Boys, Little Big Town and Miranda Lambert have cut his songs.

Tour dates are:
March 20-Toronto, Ontario-Horseshoe Tavern *
March 21-Detroit, MI-The Shelter *
March 22-Evanston, IL-SPACE *
March 23-St. Paul, MN-Turf Club *
March 24-Kansas City, MO-Knucklehead's *
March 25-St. Louis, MO-Off Broadway *
March 27-Indianapolis, IN-Hi-Fi *
March 28-Louisville, KY-Zanzabar *
March 29-Asheville, NC-Grey Eagle Tavern *
March 30-Raleigh, NC-The Pour House Music Hall *
March 31-Washington, D.C-DC9 *
April 3-Philadelphia, PA-Boot & Saddle *
April 4-New York, NY-Mercury Lounge *
April 6-South Burlington, VT-Higher Ground *
April 7-Allston, MA-Great Scott *
April 8-Uncasville, CT-Wolf Den at Mohegan Sun Resort *
April 10-Columbus, OH-The Basement *
April 11-Pittsburgh, PA-Club Café *
April 12-Charlottesville, VA-The Southern *
April 13-Charlotte, NC-Neighborhood Theatre *
April 14-Savannah, GA-Savannah Music Festival
May 1-Oxford, MS-Proud Larry's *
May 2-New Orleans, LA-Gasa Gasa *
May 3-Houston, TX-The Heights Theater *
May 4-Austin, TX-Stubb's Jr. *
May 5-Dallas, TX-The Kessler Theater *
May 8-Phoenix, AZ-Valley Bar *
May 9-San Diego, CA-Casbah *
May 11-West Hollywood, CA-Troubadour *
May 12-San Francisco, CA-The Chapel *
May 16-Portland, OR-Doug Fir Lounge *
May 18-Seattle, WA-Tractor Tavern *
May 19-Vancouver, Canada-The Biltmore Cabaret *
May 22-Boise, ID-Neurolux *
May 23-Salt Lake City, UT-The State Room *
May 24-Fort Collins, CO-The Armory *
May 25-Denver, CO-Globe Hall *
May 26-Omaha, NE-Slowdown *
June 16-Brandon, MS-Brandon Amphitheater # (SOLD OUT)
June 22-Rogers, AR-Walmart Amp # (SOLD OUT)
June 28-Darien Center, NY-Darien Lake Amphitheater #
June 29-Philadelphia, PA-BB&T Pavilion #
June 30-Mansfield, MA-Xfinity Center #
July 13-St. Louis, MO-Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre #
July 13-Louisville, KY-Forecastle Fest
July 15-Birmingham, AL-Sloss Fest
July 19-Spokane, WA-Spokane Arena #
July 20-Portland, OR-Sunlight Supply Amphitheater # (SOLD OUT)
July 21-Seattle, WA-White River Amphitheatre #
July 26-South Lake Tahoe, NV-Harveys Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena #
July 27-Sacramento, CA-Toyota Amphitheatre #
July 28-Mountain View, CA-Shoreline Amphitheatre #
Aug. 2-Billings, MT-Rimrock Auto Arena # (SOLD OUT)
Aug. 3-Missoula, MT-Adams Center #
Aug. 4-Boise, ID-Ford Idaho Center Arena #
Aug. 9-Albuquerque, NM-Isleta Amphitheater #
Aug. 10-Denver, CO-Pepsi Center # (SOLD OUT)
Aug. 11-Salt Lake City, UT-USANA Amphitheatre #
Aug. 16-San Diego, CA-Mattress Firm Amphitheatre #
Aug. 17-Anaheim, CA-Honda Center #
Aug. 18-Los Angeles, CA-The Forum #
Aug. 23-Saratoga Springs, NY-Saratoga Performing Arts Center #
Aug. 24-Gilford, NH-Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion # (SOLD OUT)
Aug. 25- Gilford, NH-Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion #
Oct. 4-Cincinnati, OH-Riverbend Music Center #
Oct. 5-Indianapolis, IN-Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center #
Oct. 6-Chicago, IL-Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre #
Oct. 11-Charlotte, NC-PNC Music Pavilion # (SOLD OUT)
Oct. 12-Raleigh, NC-Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek # (SOLD OUT)
Oct. 13-Bristow, VA-Jiffy Lube Live #
Oct. 19-Alpharetta, GA-Verizon Amphitheatre # (SOLD OUT)
Oct. 20-Atlanta, GA-Lakewood Amphitheater # (SOLD OUT)
Oct. 25-Columbia, SC-Colonial Life Arena #
Oct. 26-Knoxville, TN-Thompson Boling Arena # (SOLD OUT)
Oct. 27-Lexington, KY-Rupp Arena # (SOLD OUT)
Nov. 2-New York, NY-Madison Square Garden #
Nov. 3-Charlottesville, VA-John Paul Jones Arena #
Nov. 4-Baltimore, MD-Royal Farms Arena # * as part of Cobb's "Ain't A Road Too Long" tour with special guest Savannah Conley # as part of "Chris Stapleton's All-American Road Show"

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