Miranda Lambert & Little Big Town to Co-Headline 'Bandwagon Tour' This Summer
Country music superstars and GRAMMY, CMA and ACM Award-winners Miranda Lambert and Little Big Town announce their co-headlining tour, The Bandwagon Tour, scheduled to hit the road summer 2018. The joint tour kicks off July 12th in Charlotte, North Carolina and will take the country music troupe along the U.S. Atlantic seaboard, Southeast and Midwest regions.
Both critically lauded artists, Miranda Lambert and Little Big Town, together tout a combined thirty-six ACM Award wins, twenty-one CMAs, and four GRAMMY's. Reigning, eight-time consecutive, ACM Female Vocalist of the Year Lambert released her ambitious, 24-song, double album titled The Weight of These Wings in November 2016, making its debut at No. 1 on the Billboard Country Albums chart.
Reigning, six-time consecutive CMA and four-time ACM Vocal Group of the Year, Little Big Town's latest studio album, the Grammy-nominated The Breaker, debuted #1 on the Billboard Country Charts and No.4 on the Billboard 200 to critical acclaim.
Additional dates and support for The Bandwagon Tour to be announced soon.
The Bandwagon Tour dates
Date City, State Venue
7/12/18 Charlotte, NC PNC Music Pavilion
7/13/18 Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Music Center
7/14/18 Indianapolis, IN Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center
7/20/18 Hartford, CT XFINITY Theatre
7/21/18 Mansfield, MA XFINITY Center
8/2/18 Orange Beach, AL The Wharf at Orange Beach
8/3/18 Tampa, FL MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
8/4/18 West Palm Beach, FL Coral Sky Amphitheatre
8/16/18 Darien Center NY Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
8/17/18 Pittsburgh, PA KeyBank Pavilion
8/18/18 Philadelphia, PA BB&T Pavilion
8/23/18 Toronto, ON Budweiser Stage
8/24/18 Clarkston, MI DTE Energy Music Theatre
About Miranda Lambert:
Vanner Records/RCA Records Nashville singer/songwriter Miranda Lambert is the reigning ACM Female Vocalist of the Year, having been bestowed this honor for eight consecutive years. Her accolades include 2 Grammy Awards, 12 (CMA) Country Music Associations Awards, and 28 (ACM) Academy of Country Music Awards as well as many other honors, including the prestigious Harmony Award from the Nashville Symphony.
The Texas native released her most recent effort, a double album titled The Weight of These Wings in November 2016, which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Country Albums chart. She touts six studio albums to her repertoire; Kerosene (2005), Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (2007), Revolution (2009), Four The Record (2011) and Platinum (2014), the latter earning Lambert a GRAMMY Award for Best Country Album, in addition to her previous GRAMMY win for Best Female Country Vocal Performance in 2010 for "The House That Built Me." The first song released from The Weight Of These Wings, "Vice," received multiple Grammy and ACM Award nominations. Her third single, "Tin Man", is currently at Country Radio. www.Mirandalambert.com
About Little Big Town:
GRAMMY, ACM, CMA, and AMA Award-winning group, Little Big Town -- consisting of members Karen Fairchild, Phillip Sweet, Kimberly Schlapman, and Jimi Westbrook -- first entered the music scene with hit songs "Boondocks," "Bring It On Home," "Good As Gone" and the GRAMMY-nominated "Little White Church." Their breakthrough albums Tornado and Pain Killer produced multiple #1 singles, including "Pontoon," "Tornado," and "Day Drinking," as well as the history-making, best-selling country single of the year (2015) "Girl Crush." Released February 24, 2017, Little Big Town's latest studio album, The Breaker, debuted #1 on the Billboard Country Charts and Top 10 (No.4) on the Billboard 200 to critical acclaim, marking the group's fourth Top 10 debut on the Billboard 200 chart. The album features their GRAMMY-nominated , multi-week #1 single, "Better Man," as well as their current single, "When Someone Stops Loving You."
Little Big Town has earned more than 40 award show nominations and in the past five years has taken home nearly 20 awards, including multiple GRAMMY, AMA, People's Choice, CMA and ACM awards, and an Emmy award. Currently the reigning CMA and ACM Vocal Group of the Year, the Country Music Hall of Fame inductees (2014) went onto receive their star on the Nashville Walk of Fame in 2017.Little Big Town is the only act to ever host a year-long artist residency at the famed Ryman Auditorium in Nashville -the sold-out "Little Big Town at the Mother Church"-- marking the venue's first-ever year-long residency in its 125-year history. The band also recently launched 4 Cellars wine, their first non-musical project as a band, with Browne Family Vineyards. For tickets and more information on 'Little Big Town At The Mother Church" and 4 Cellars, visit LittleBigTown.com or follow them @littlebigtown.
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