Randy Travis Announces The Music Of Randy Travis Tour
Country Music Hall of Fame Member Randy Travis hosted a special press conference in Nashville on Wednesday to announce exciting…
Randy Travis; Photo Courtesy the Artist
Country Music Hall of Fame Member Randy Travis hosted a special press conference in Nashville on Wednesday to announce exciting news – he’s heading out on tour for the first time since 2013.
The Music of Randy Travis Tour will feature country singer James Dupré and the Randy Travis Band, comprised of Steve Hinson, David Johnson, Lance Dary, Bill Cook, Joe Van Dyke and Herb Shucher, singing all 16 of the legendary entertainer’s chart-topping hits.
Travis will make a special appearance at each one of the upcoming 12 tour stops.
“We are incredibly excited to be back on the road and give Randy’s fans a chance to hear his music live again, and who better to sing his many hits than James Dupré?” Mary and Randy Travis shared in a statement.
The tour kicks off October 16 and will hit various markets around the Southeast and Midwest, including Indianapolis, Nashville, Atlanta and Green Bay.
For information on tickets and VIP opportunities, fans can visit RandyTravis.com.
The Music of Randy Travis Tour Dates:
Oct. 16 – Indianapolis, Ind. – The Murat**
Oct. 17 – Evansville, Ind. – Victory Theatre*
Oct. 18 – Macon, Ga. – Macon Auditorium**
Oct. 19 – Gulfport, Miss. – Island View Casino^
Oct. 23 – Augusta, Ga. – The Bell**
Oct. 24 – Spartanburg, S.C. – Memorial Auditorium**
Oct. 25 – Knoxville, Tenn. – Knoxville Auditorium**
Oct. 26 – North Little Rock, Ark. – Verizon Arena*
Oct. 28 – Nashville, Tenn. – Ryman Auditorium^
Oct. 29 – Atlanta, Ga. – Symphony Hall**
Nov. 1 – Minneapolis, Minn. – TBA^*
Nov. 2 – Green Bay, Wis. – Weidner Center***
*On Sale Now
^On Sale Fri., Sept. 6 10 A.M.
**Pre-Sale Thurs., Sept. 5 10 A.M. – 10 P.M., On Sale Fri., Sept. 6 10 A.M.
***Pre-Sale Wed., Sept. 4 10 A.M. – 10 P.M., On Sale Thu., Sept. 5 11 A.M.
^*Pre-Sale Thurs., Sept. 12 10 A.M. – 10 P.M., On Sale Fri., Sept. 13 10 A.M.
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