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Young announces world dates

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 – Chris Young announced he would make his initial tour to Germany along with a second visit to Australia and third trip to London and Great Britain on his 2015 A.M. World Tour.

Young heads to Australia, with headlining shows set for Melbourne on March 11, Sydney March 13 and a return visit to CMC Rocks The Hunter Festival in Ipswich on March 14.

While en-route to Oz, Young will visit Honolulu for his first full concert there. He later headlines London Sept. 14 and Dublin Sept. 17 before making his inaugural run in Germany for dates in Munich Sept. 19, Cologne Sept. 20 and Berlin Sept. 22/ Young will kick off the fall 2015 run of shows with a two-night stint in Switzerland for the Gstaad Festival Sept. 11-12. Additional worldwide dates are expected to be announced soon.

Young, 29, made his inaugural trip to Great Britain and Ireland in 2013 for the CMA Songwriters Series. That same year, he made his CMC Rocks The Hunter debut. In 2014, Young played shows in London, Dublin, Stavanger and Oslo, Norway, and Gotteborg and Stockholm, Sweden.

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Losing Sleep CD review - Losing Sleep
Chris Young has one of the best country voices, and it's always a pleasure to hear him sing. But it's disappointing when the title cut sounds more like the groove to a Justin Bieber song than anything truly country. When, say, someone like Jason Aldean performs music with barely any resemblance to real country music, it's not that big a deal; he's not a great natural singer to begin with. However, Young's voice is just too good to waste on mere pop. »»»
It Must Be Christmas CD review - It Must Be Christmas
Song selection can sometimes seem fairly inessential whenever chosen by a master singer. Such is the case with "It Must Be Christmas," Chris Young's new holiday collection. He sounds as perfectly comfortable with the jazzy "I'll Be Home for Christmas," where its supper club vibe takes a little of the edge off one seriously sad song, as he does with the Phil Spector rock nugget "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)." Young is also helped out by a few special guests. »»»
I'm Comin' Over CD review - I'm Comin' Over
Chris Young has enjoyed steady success from his previous four releases, and there's no reason to suggest that "I'm Comin' Over" won't do the same. But that doesn't mean that Young is doing anything all that different from what's au courant. Young's go to has always been his full-sounding, big-bodied voice, and that remains intact here throughout these 11 songs, 9 of which he had a hand in writing. His voice is front and center (that's apparent »»»
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: Evans brings the cheer – What's a country song without drinking? Morgan Evans seems to have gotten the missive loud and clear as a good chunk of his songs incorporate libations into the mix. And when the Australian-bred singer isn't confronting drinking, he's dealing with matters of the heart, but in keeping with the positive attitude he purveyed, love is most... »»»
Concert Review: Lambert smiles, dances the night away – Miranda Lambert didn't perform "Tin Man," one of her best, but also one of her saddest songs during this Wildcard tour stop. It's a song sung from the perspective of one who is sad that she has a heart that can be broken. That's not the current condition of Lambert's heart, though. She's apparently in a good... »»»
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