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Justin Moore to Headline Jersey Shore Benefit Concert


Justin Moore is set to take the stage of the Wildhorse Saloon in Nashvile, TN on Tuesday, November 27th as the headlining act for a Jersey Shore benefit concert. The artist’s performance will support his publicist and friend, Carly Caramanna, and the Jersey Shore Relief Fund. All proceeds will be split equally between the Caramanna family and New Jersey victims of Hurricane Sandy.

Carly’s family home and business were destroyed by the storm. Justin’s efforts to help his friend and other victims will be accompanied by performances from Jake Owen, Thomas Rhett, and Randy Houser. The show will follow Justin’s performance at the Grand Ole Opry the same night.

For full details about the concert, as well as how you can support the Jersey Shore Relief, read below:

Date: Tuesday, November 27th, 2012
Time: Doors at 7PM, show at 8:30PM
Location: Wildhorse Saloon, 120 2nd Ave. N. Nashville, TN
Tickets: Available at 11AM on Saturday, November 17th online, as well as at the door

Check out www.jerseyrelief.com to learn how you can support the cause.

Jason Aldean Announces 1st Leg of Night Train Tour

jason aldean. photo credit: James Minchin III

Great news for country music fans who couldn’t get tickets to Jason Aldean‘s sold-out shows at Fenway this year – he announced the first leg of his 2013 “Night Train Tour”! The tour will feature special guests Jake Owen and Thomas Rhett and will sure to be one of the don’t miss tours next year. The tour kicks off in Bossier City, LA on February 21st and wraps up the 23-city tour in May.

It’s been a big year for Jason, who can’t wait for his new headlining tour. He shares:

“The thing I’m most excited about for next year is getting to add some new songs off the ‘Night Train’ album into my show.  As a musician, it’s great to be able to shake up the set list and think of cool ways to present these new songs in the live show.  We’re already working on some cool production ideas, and we’re going to come back from the holidays ready to go.  I’m a big fan of both Jake and Thomas Rhett, so it’ll be awesome to have those guys out with us.”

Jason solidified his stadium headliner status when the first announced stadium dates of the 2013 Night Train Toursold out in just minutes at the on sale over the past three weeks.  In 2013 Aldean will play to sold out crowds at the University of Georgia’s Sanford Stadium in Athens, GA (4/13), with a two-night stand at Boston’s Fenway Park (7/12 and 7/13) before heading to Wrigley Field in Chicago.

Check out the list of cities he’ll hit below and let us know which stop you’re excited for:

Jason Aldean Announces 2nd Show at Fenway Park


It took only seven minutes for Jason Aldean‘s July 13th show at Boston’s Fenway Park to sell out. He is the first country act to headline the famous Green Monster, and due to the fast sellout time, the Night Train Tour will add another show for Friday, July 12th. Aldean will be joined by special guests Miranda Lambert, Jake Owen and Thomas Rhett.

If you were locked out of the sale today or just want to catch Aldean’s magic two nights in a row, presale tickets are available to Aldean’s fan club on Tuesday Oct. 30, Red Sox season ticket holders on Wed., Oct. 31 and through WKLB on Thurs., Nov. 1. The general sale is Fri., Nov. 2 at 10am ET and can be purchased at the Orpheum Theater box office, LiveNation.com or by calling 1-800-514-3849. Tickets will not be available at the Red Sox ticket office.

The Night Train Rides Into Stadiums in 2013


Tuesday was the release of Jason Aldean‘s newest album, “Night Train,” and he certainly shot out of the station at high speed. Today, Jason made major surprise announcement when he shared the news of stadium dates planned for his 2013 Night Train Tour.

Jason kicked off the day at Boston’s Fenway Park to announce his July 13, 2013 date, making history as the first country artist to ever play within the confines of the Green Monstah. Then, he traveled to Chicago’s Wrigley Field this afternoon and announced a July 20 tour stop. The lifelong Georgia Bulldogs fan ended the day in Athens, Georgia by surprising a crowd of UGA students who thought they were attending a pep rally. When the curtain dropped, Jason appeared to reveal that he will hold the first ever concert at Sanford Stadium on April 13, 2013. He followed the surprise with a special performance for fans.

Thomas Rhett to Marry Childhood Sweetheart


Time is quickly ticking down for singer-songwriter Thomas Rhett! He’s engaged to his childhood sweetheart Lauren Gregory. The pair met when they both went to first grade together, and started dating at fifteen. They broke up, but quickly found their way back to each other. They dated for another eight months after college before Thomas finally proposed.

The future Mr and Mrs Rhett will get married this October. The ceremony will take place just outside Nashville, Tennessee. We wish them the best!

Chris Young To Make Headlining Debut at Ryman Auditorium

Chris Young.

The Ryman Auditorium is going to be adding another rising star to its roster. RCA Nashville artist Chris Young announced on Friday via Twitter, that he will be making his Nashville  debut at the historic Ryman Auditorium on Thursday, November 15. Fellow Valory Music label mate Thomas Rhett and Columbia Records recording artist Joanna Smith will also join Young in his debut headlining performance.

Chris Young made his claim to fame after being crowned the winner of the American singing competition, Nashville Star in 2006. After winning, he signed a recording deal with RCA Records Nashville and has since released 3 albums that have produced three number one singles.

After releasing the exciting news to his Twitter followers, Young reminisced his first time hitting the Ryman Stage:

“The first time I set foot on the Ryman stage was an unbelievable experience. I am so grateful for the support of my hometown crowd all of these years and saying I can’t wait for this show is an obvious understatement”.

For more information on Chris and to purchase tickets, visit www.chrisyoungmusic.com.

Thomas Rhett Cancels Shows Due To Illness


The Valory Music Co’s rising star in Thomas Rhett has been forced to cancel two upcoming shows this weekend. The “Something To Do With My Hands” singer was advised to do so by his doctor following a diagnosis of both mononucleosis and tonsillitis. He was to be the special guest on Toby Keith‘s Live In Overdrive tour stops on Friday, August 24th in Atlanta, Georgia, and Saturday August 25th in Charlotte, North Carolina. He joins label mate Brantley Gilbert on the tour. Toby and Brantley’s shows will still go on as scheduled.

Thomas feels bad for having to cancel the two dates and wrote a message for his fans who were hoping to see him this weekend at both dates:

“I was really looking forward to Atlanta and Charlotte with Toby Keith and Brantley Gilbert this weekend. Cannot wait to get back and see the fans.”

Tickets are still available for the shows this weekend by visiting ticketmaster.com. Us here at Keepin’ it Country wish Thomas a speedy recovery and hope to see him back out on the road again soon!

Miranda Lambert Cancels Scranton Date

Miranda Lambert.

Due to schedule conflicts, Miranda Lambert will be unable to bring her “ON FIRE” tour to Scranton, PA this year. The concert, which was originally scheduled for July 7th, was forced to be postponed when Miranda suffered from an illness. The tour stop was to feature Little Big Town and Thomas Rhett alongside Miranda and the Pistol Annies.

Miranda is “regrettably unable to make up her performance” and apologies to her fans who were hoping to see her. Refunds will be available at original point of purchase for all tickets.

Brantley Gilbert and Thomas Rhett Hit the Road with Toby Keith


Toby Keith’s “Live In Overdrive” tour kicked off over the weekend with stops in Salt Lake City, Denver, and Albuquerque.

Opening acts, Brantley Gilbert and Thomas Rhett, both Georgia natives, had the opportunity to meet one of their football heroes, Denver Broncos’ running back and former Georgia Bulldog, Knowshon Moreno, Friday night at Denver’s Comfort Dental Amphitheatre. Both artists’ singles are currently racing up the charts with Gilbert’s second single, “You Don’t Know Her like I Do” headed to #1. Thomas Rhett’s debut single, “Something To Do With My Hands,” is already Top 20 and rising, making him one of the hottest new acts out this year.

Thomas Rhett Calls for Tennessee Volunteers


Country newcomer Thomas Rhett has partnered with Hand On Nashville and Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee to encourage volunteers to help out and serve their community.

On Thursday, June 7 at 9:45 AM at the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee (331 Great Circle Road, Nashville, TN, 37228), Rhett will have an intimate, acoustic concert for the volunteers who come to pack and sort food.  Rhett hopes to encourage volunteers to get involved in their community and find “something to do with their hands.”

Photo Credit: Justin Nolan Key