Got Your Country Right Here Tour to Hit 18 Markets
(Nashville, Tennessee...) -- February 8, 2010 -- Grammy, CMA and ACM Award-winning country artist Gretchen Wilson has entertained fans in some of the biggest venues in the world. In a move reminiscent of her early days rising through the ranks, Gretchen will head back to her roots when she embarks on her I Got Your Country Right Here club tour this week.
The rare appearances in small venues are set up as a "hear it before you can buy it" opportunity for fans to listen music from her fourth studio album, I Got Your Country Right Here, which is due in stores March 30, 2010. In addition to singing hits like "Redneck Woman," "Here for the Party," "All Jacked Up" and her new smash "Work Hard, Play Harder," Gretchen and her band will perform cuts from the new album.
"This is where I started," said Gretchen referring to bars and clubs she where she honed her unique style before landing her first record deal. "There's nothing like the immediate feedback you get from the fans when they're just a few feet away."
Booked by William Morris Endeavor Entertainment, the tour will kick off Wednesday, February 10 at Mavericks at the Landing in Jacksonville, Florida and run through March 20 at Knuckleheads in Norfolk, Virginia. Fans are encouraged to check local listings for admission and show times.
Gretchen's I Got Your Country Right Here album follows her #1 albumsHere For the Party, All Jacked Up and One of the Boys. Her latest single, "Work Hard, Play Harder," is receiving rave fan appeal as it moves up the country charts.
The list of appearances to date include:
February10 Jacksonville, FL Mavericks at the Landing
11 Ft. Walton Beach, FL The Block
12 Augusta, GA The Country Club
13 Ocala, FL Midnight Rodeo
17 Detroit, MI Ford Community and Performing Arts Center
18 Grand Rapids, MI The Intersection
19 Indianapolis, IN 8 Seconds Saloon
20 Columbus, OH Screamin' Willies
5 Stillwater, OK Tumbleweed Dance Hall
6 Kansas City, MO PBR/Kansas City Power & Light District
9 Phoenix, AZ Toby Keith's I Love This Bar & Grill
10 Los Angeles, CA The Grove
11 Las Vegas, NV Stoney's Rockin' Country
13 Ft. Worth, TX Billy Bob's Texas
15 Houston, TX Houston Rodeo/The Hideout
17 Oklahoma City, OK Riverwind Casino
19 Lynchburg, VA Lynch's Landing
20 Norfolk, VA Knuckleheads