Martina McBride rides the rails
Thursday, September 15, 2011
– Martina McBride is hitting the rails. The singer is partnering with Amtrak on "ELEVEN Across America Powered by Amtrak" to promote her upcoming CD.
The singer will go a four-day train ride to launch her upcoming Republic Nashville album, "Eleven" with 11 stops, starting in Los Angeles and ending in New York City in October. Fans will be treated to performances in Albuquerque, Chicago and New York.
The whistle stop tour will travel to 11 cities across the nation: Los Angeles; Flagstaff, Ariz.; Albuquerque, N.M.; Newton, Kan.; Kansas City, Mo.; Chicago; Cleveland; Pittsburgh; Washington, D.C.; Philadelphia; and New York City.
"This album is very special to me, and I wanted to be able to share it with my fans far and wide. I also wanted to do something that has never been done before, and I thought what better way to do that than with a cross-country train ride with Amtrak where we make several stops along the way? Eleven stops, to be exact. I'm so excited for this journey across America," said McBride.
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