Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Brad Paisley Announces Winter Tour


Launches January 21
Special Guests are Eric Paslay and Cam

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (October 20, 2015) Country music superstar Brad Paisley has announced his 2016 winter leg of his highly successful “Crushin’ It World Tour,” which kicks off January 21 in Jonesboro, AR.  The tour will continue across the United States and Canada during the winter months. Special guests will be breakout country artist Eric Paslay and new country sensation Cam.

Brad Paisley is a critically acclaimed singer, songwriter, guitarist and entertainer whose talents have earned him numerous awards, including three GRAMMYs, two American Music Awards, 14 Academy of Country Music Awards and 14 Country Music Association Awards (including Entertainer of the Year), among many others. He has been a proud member of the Grand Ole Opry since 2001. Paisley has written 20 of his 23 #1 singles with the first being his 1999 hit “He Didn’t Have To Be” and his most recent, “Perfect Storm,” from his chart-topping 2014 album Moonshine in the Trunk. Paisley has recently completed  his highly successful Crushin’ It World Tour for 2015 and the free Country Nation College Tour presented by Zaxby’s. Paisley has partnered with Boot Barn® and developed an exclusive line of jeans, hats, T-shirts, jewelry, belts and woven shirts called Moonshine Spirit by Brad Paisley. Fans can look for him and Carrie Underwood to return as hosts of “Country Music’s Biggest Night™” when “The 49th Annual CMA Awards” airs live from Nashville on Wednesday, Nov. 4 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network. Connect with Brad at www.BradPaisley.com, www.Facebook.com/BradPaisley, on Twitter @BradPaisley, on Instagram @Brad Paisley, and YouTube at YouTube.com/BradPaisley.

EMI Records Nashville breakout country artist, Eric Paslay, delivers a powerful punch as a renowned, Platinum-selling, hit songwriter and dynamic performer. Paslay has celebrated five No. 1 hits including “Even If It Breaks Your Heart” (Eli Young Band), “Barefoot Blue Jean Night” (Jake Owen), “Angel Eyes” (Love & Theft), “Rewind” (Rascal Flatts) and “Friday Night,” the smash lead single from his critically acclaimed self-titled debut album. The Temple, Texas native earned nominations for GRAMMY Best Country Song, ACM Song of the Year and CMA Song Of The Year for “Even If It Breaks Your Heart.” A true artist’s artist, USA Today calls Paslay “flat out-brilliant” and American Songwriter names him an influencer of country music. Paslay recently released his back beat-driven groove “High Class”, the lead single from his highly-anticipated sophomore album. Paslay will take stage with Chris Young on the I’m Comin’ Over World Tour this fall and Brad Paisley on tour this winter. 

California-born singer/songwriter Cam is currently climbing the charts with her RIAA Gold-certified smash single, “Burning House,” a powerful, personal track featured on her Arista Nashville/RCA Records debut EP, Welcome to Cam Country, released March 31.  Garnering multiple “New Artist to Watch in 2015” accolades, Cam and her music have been met with widespread critical acclaim from The New York Times, SPIN, Billboard, Rolling Stone Country, The Washington Post, and others.  Co-written by Cam, “Burning House” was the #1 most-added song at Mediabase in its official airplay impact week and achieved the best impact-week showing from a female artist’s debut project since Carrie Underwood’s “Wasted” in 2007.  The song has now spent two months inside the Top 5 of Billboard’s Country Digital Songs chart.  Cam recently performed “Burning House” on ABC’s Good Morning America, with live performances over the past year including Apple Music Festival 2015 in London, Stagecoach, SXSW, ACM Lifting Lives Party for a Cause, CMA Music Festival, the Grand Ole Opry, and a tour in Scandinavia (her second).  Earlier this year, Cam was among the new talents selected for CMT’s Next Women of Country.   Find her online at www.camcountry.com, on Twitter @camcountry, and on Instagram at https://instagram.com/camcountry/.

2016 Crushin’ It World Tour dates are as follows:
January 21                   ASU Convocation Center                    Jonesboro, AR
January 22                   Show Me Center                                  Cape Girardeau, MO
January 23                   Corbin Arena                                       Corbin, KY
January 29                   Cross Insurance Center                        Bangor, ME
January 30                   The Oncenter War Memorial Arena     Syracuse, NY
January 31                   Mohegan Sun Arena                            Uncasville, CT
February 4                   LaCrosse Center                                  LaCrosse, WI
February 5                   Coliseum at Alliant Energy Center       Madison, WI
February 11                 Matthew Knight Arena                         Eugene, OR
February 12                 Spokane Arena                                    Spokane, WA
February 13                 Tacoma Dome                                     Tacoma, WA
February 14                 Rogers Arena                                       Vancouver, BC
February 18                 Scotiabank Saddledome                       Calgary, AB
February 19                 Rexall Place                                         Edmonton, AB
February 20                 Brandt Center                                      Regina, SK
February 26                 John Q Hammons Arena                     Springfield, MO
February 27                 BOK Center                                         Tulsa, OK
March 10                     Huntington Center                               Toledo, OH*
March 11                     Dow Event Center                               Saginaw, MI*
March 12                     US Cellular Coliseum                          Bloomington, IL*
*Cam is not on these dates

More dates to be added, check www.bradpaisley.com for more information.