Tyler Childers Confirms Additional Headline Dates

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Tyler Childers Confirms Additional Headline Dates

Tyler Childers will continue his extensive headline tour this summer with stops at Charlotte's Neighborhood Theatre, Lexington's Manchester Music Hall, Austin's Antone's, Houston's White Oak Music Hall and Louisville's Headliners Music Hall among several others. Tickets for the newly announced shows go on-sale this Friday, March 9 at 10:00am local time. Childers will also perform a series of shows this spring as part of the "Stagecoach Spotlight Tour" in addition to multiple shows with John Prine and two sold-out shows with Margo Price at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium. See below for complete details.

These performances celebrate a breakout year for Childers, which included a series of sold-out shows across the country and the release of his critically acclaimed debut album, Purgatory. The record-produced by Sturgill Simpson and David Ferguson-landed on multiple "Best of 2017" lists including Rolling Stone,Vice's Noisey, Wide Open Country and NPR Music, who praised, "The intimacy he conjures is his gift, in this private moment made universal, and throughout his remarkable official debut."

In addition to Childers (vocals, acoustic guitar), the album features a variety of world-renowned musicians including Simpson (acoustic guitar, background vocals), Stuart Duncan (fiddle), Miles Miller (drums, background vocals) and Russ Pahl (acoustic guitar, electric guitar, pedal steel, Jew's harp) among others.

Of the album, the Lawrence Country, KY native comments, "I am extremely grateful for Miles Miller introducing me to Sturgill Simpson, and also for Sturgill and David Ferguson taking the time to work with me. I think we both wanted to make an album for east KY, and I reckon that's what we did. It's not about rock, or grass, or country...it's just hollerin' in the mountains and stirring s up! The band Sturgill and David put together was an all-star cast, and an honor to work with and learn from. I hope to do it again, but once is more than most are blessed with. For that I am thankful."

TYLER CHILDERS CONFIRMED TOUR DATES

March 13-Austin, TX-KOKE Showcase at The Blind Pig

March 14-Austin, TX-The Hideout - Paradigm SXSW Showcase at Palm Door on Sixth

March 22-Mobile, AL-Callaghan's Irish Social Club (SOLD-OUT)

March 23-Jackson, MS-Hal and Mal's

March 24-New Orleans, LA-Hogs for the Cause

March 28-Tallahassee, FL-Fifth and Thomas

March 29-Birmingham, AL-WorkPlay Soundstage

March 30-Athens, GA-40 Watt Club (SOLD-OUT)

March 31-Knoxville, TN-Bijou Theatre (SOLD OUT)

April 7-Helotes, TX-John T. Floore Country Store*

April 12-Kansas City, MO-Knuckleheads†

April 14-Englewood, CO-Gothic Theatre† (SOLD-OUT)

April 16-Salt Lake City, UT-Urban Lounge†

April 18-Boise, ID-The Olympic†

April 19-Portland, OR-Wonder Ballroom†

April 20-Chico, CA-El Rey Theater†

April 23-24-San Francisco, CA-Great American Music Hall‡

April 25-San Luis Obispo, CA-The Fremont Theater‡

April 26-Pioneertown, CA-Pappy & Harriet's†

April 28-Indio, CA-Stagecoach Festival

April 30-Santa Barbara, CA-Lobero Theatre‡

May 1-Phoenix, AZ-The Crescent Ballroom

May 4-5-Lansing, WV-The Burrito Bar at Breeze Hill (SOLD-OUT)

May 11-Beaver Dam, KY-Beaver Dam Amphitheater§

May 12-Indianapolis, IN-Clowes Memorial Hall, Butler University§

May 19-Nashville, TN-Ryman Auditorium# (SOLD-OUT)

May 20-Nashville, TN-Ryman Auditorium# (SOLD-OUT)

May 25-27-Quincy, WA-Sasquatch! Music Festival

May 25-27-Chillicothe, IL-Summer Camp Music Festival

May 31-Morgantown, WV-123 Pleasant Street

June 2-Charleston, SC-Charleston Pour House

June 3-Carrboro, NC-Cat's Cradle

June 6-Charlotte, NC-Neighborhood Theatre

June 7-Asheville, NC-The Orange Peel

June 8-Manchester, TN-Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival

June 9-Cincinnati, OH-The Taft Theater§

June 15-Kansas City, MO-Tumbleweed Music Festival

June 16-Eau Claire, WI-Blue Ox Music Festival

June 22-Hamilton, OH-Whimmydiddle Country Music Festival

June 23-Ashland, KY-Paramount Arts Center

June 29-Lexington, KY-Manchester Music Hall

July 18-Dallas, TX-Club Dada

July 19-Austin, TX-Antone's

July 20-Houston, TX-White Oak Music Hall

July 25-29-Floyd, VA-Floydfest

July 27-Newport, RI-Newport Folk Festival

August 3-4-St. Charles, IA-Hinterland Music Festival

August 17-Louisville, KY-Headliners Music Hall

*with Turnpike Troubadours and Charley Crockett

†as part of the Stagecoach Spotlight Tour with special guest Lillie Mae

‡as part of the Stagecoach Spotlight Tour with special guests Lillie Mae and Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real

§supporting John Prine

#supporting Margo Price

Photo Credit: David McClister



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