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Stapleton goes on road show

Monday, January 29, 2018 – Chris Stapleton's All-American Road Show hits the road again in 2018 including newly confirmed shows at New York's Madison Square Garden, Los Angeles' The Forum.

The tour will feature Marty Stuart and Brent Cobb as special guests.

The tour announcement follows a weekend for Stapleton, who won Best Country Album ("From A Room: Volume 1"), Best Country Song ("Broken Halos") and Best Country Solo Performance ("Either Way") at last night's 60th Grammy Awards.

Stapleton also joined Emmylou Harris on the live Grammy broadcast for a performance of "Wildflowers" in tribute of Tom Petty. Stapleton returned to NBC's "Saturday Night Live" and performed two songs from his most recent album, "From A Room: Volume 2," joined by special guest Sturgill Simpson.

Tour dates are:
June 16 - Brandon, MS - Brandon Amphitheater*
June 22 - Rogers, AR - Walmart Amp*
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 19 - Spokane, WA - Spokane Arena*
July 20 - Portland, OR - Sunlight Supply Amphitheater*
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*
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*
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*
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*
Oct. 12 - Raleigh, NC - Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek*
Oct. 13 - Bristow, VA - Jiffy Lube Live*
Oct. 19 - Alpharetta, GA - Verizon Amphitheatre*
Oct. 20 - Atlanta, GA - Lakewood Amphitheater*
Oct. 25 - Columbia, SC - Colonial Life Arena*
Oct. 26 - Knoxville, TN - Thompson Boling Arena*
Oct. 27 - Lexington, KY - Rupp Arena*
Nov. 2 - New York, NY - Madison Square Garden*
Nov. 3 - Charlottesville, VA - John Paul Jones Arena*
* with special guests Marty Stuart and Brent Cobb

Stapleton Fan Club pre-sales will begin Tuesday, Feb. 6 at 10 a.m. local time.

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From A Room: Volume 2 CD review - From A Room: Volume 2
There is no bigger artist in country music today, perhaps even in American music, than Chris Stapleton. His appeal reaches beyond just the commercial country fans for his gritty bluesy approach. 2015's "Traveller" set a high bar, which was met by this year's release of "From A Room: Volume 1," which won Album of the Year in the 51st CMA Awards. Stapleton also garnered the Male Vocalist of the Year for his second time. Now seven months after that release, "From »»»
Traveller CD review - Traveller
Chris Stapleton is one of those artists you've heard without ever realizing it. That's because of his acclaim as a songwriter with such hits as Luke Bryan's "Drink a Beer," Josh Turner's "Your Man," Darius Rucker's "Come Back Song" and Kenny Chesney's "Never Wanted Nothing More." He also had a successful stint as lead singer of the driving bluegrass band The SteelDrivers (Adele recorded one of their songs, which he co-wrote as »»»
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: Gayle, Orlando provide good old-fashioned entertainment – Although this pairing of country star Crystal Gayle and Tony Orlando may have - on the surface - appeared to be an odd one, tonight's audience demonstratively loved each performer equally. It was an evening of memorable songs, fun and funny stories and just good old-fashioned entertainment. Gayle opened the show with a strong set of country... »»»
Concert Review: With or without band, Isbell satisfies – Usually, when an artist performs without his regular backing band, it becomes about mathematics of subtraction. That artist is armed with far fewer artistic weapons at his/her disposal, after all. In Jason Isbell's case, though, when he performed with just his wife and fiddler Amanda Shires, it was more about substitution than subtraction.... »»»
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