Friday, October 10, 2014
Colt Ford Releases First Live Concert DVD
Nashville, TN, October 8, 2014…..Country star Colt Ford will release his first live concert DVD on November 11, 2014: Crank It Up! Colt Ford Live at Wild Adventures. Produced by Eagle Rock Entertainment for Eagle Vision, and Average Joes Entertainment, the129-minute DVD was filmed in HD on August 2, 2014, at Wild Adventures Park in Valdosta, Georgia. Directed by Hideout Pictures’ Potsy Ponciroli, Ford and band performed an electrifying high-energy set spotlighting 20 hit tracks from over the course of his entire career. The $14.98 collectible DVD is available online and at retail outlets nationwide. An abbreviated version of the concert will also be broadcast this winter. Ford returned to his Georgia roots to deliver a kick-ass entertainment experience from start to finish. Exclusive behind-the-scenes footage of the concert, as well as ten episodes of Ford’s “Mr. Goodtime TV,” is also included as a special bonus accompanying the 129-minute DVD. For a sneak peek of Crank It Up! Colt Ford Live at Wild Adventures click here. “Returning to Valdosta to film this live concert DVD was nostalgic for me,” said Colt. “This area was the first to embrace my music, and come out to my shows. These fans have been there from the beginning.” Featured on the DVD are many of the songs culled from Ford’s new album, Thanks For Listening, released this past summer. The album debuted at #3 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums Chart, #1 on Billboard’s Independent Chart, and #1 on Billboard’s Rap Albums Chart. Track List: 1. Answer to No One 2. The High Life 3. Crank It Up! 4. Back 5. Crickets 6. Country Thang 7. Drivin’ Around Song 8. Mr. Goodtime 9. Medley: Waste Some Time/Cricket On A Line/Huntin’ The World 10. Workin’ On 11. Ride Through The Country 12. She’s Like 13. Chicken And Biscuits 14. Dirty Side 15. Hip Hop In A Honky Tonk 16. Washed In The Mud 17. No Trash In My Trailer 18. Thanks For Listening 19. Waffle House 20. Dirt Road Anthem About Colt Ford In 2012, Colt penned two #1 hits; Jason Aldean’s “Dirt Road Anthem,” and Brantley Gilbert’s, “Country Must Be Country Wide.” His album, Declaration of Independence, topped the Billboard Top Country Album Chart at #1, and was followed by his new release, Thanks For Listening, in July 2014. To date, Colt has sold over 1 million albums, millions more song downloads, has 1.5 million Facebook Likes and over 100 million YouTube views. Colt was also featured in a two-page cover story in the "Arena" section of the Wall Street Journal (July 2013). In October, 2013, Colt hit the road on a 34-city tour with Florida Georgia Line, and is touring with Toby Keith this Fall. In addition to being a gifted songwriter and artist, Colt is also a former professional golfer, and resides with his family in Athens, GA. Follow at www.coltford.com; twitter.com/coltford; facebook.com/coltford.