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Trace Adkins Set to Release LIVE Country! DVD in January

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Live Country! Trace Adkins’ new live DVD will be released on January 13, 2015.

Pre-orders available beginning Dec. 19th. [Pre-book Order Date December 19, MSRP $14.98]

Eagle Rock Entertainment has announced the upcoming release of Live Country!, a 116-minute concert DVD shot at The Paramount in Huntington, NY in August 2014. The 20-song set includes Adkins’ high-octane hits, “Honky Tonk Badonkadonk,” “Ladies Love Country Boys,” “Songs About Me,” and “Chrome,” as well as moving ballads like “You’re Gonna Miss This,” and “Every Light In The House.” Live Country! also includes a bonus interview with Adkins.

Trace Adkins’ trademark baritone has powered countless hits to the top of the charts and sold over 10 million albums, cumulatively. His hit list includes “You’re Gonna Miss This,” “Ladies Love Country Boys,” “Songs About Me,” “Every Light In The House,” “Hillbilly Bone (Blake Shelton & Trace Adkins),” and “Just Fishin’,” to name a few. The Grammy-nominated member of the Grand Ole Opry is a TV personality, actor, author, spokesman for the Wounded Warrior Program and the American Red Cross, for whom he raised over $1.5 million dollars as winner of NBC’s All-Star Celebrity Apprentice. In recent years, Adkins has performed seven USO Tours.

Trace Adkins Keeps the Reason for the Season Alive with Christmas Tour

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On Friday, Trace Adkins brought his unique holiday experience, The Christmas Show 2014 Tour to TPAC.

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The Christmas Show features historical and humorous narration and Celtic carols performed by Adkins and his twelve-piece “Sarepta Symphony.” This year, renowned Scottish singer, Alyth McCormack, also joined Adkins on stage.

Unlike many Christmas shows, Trace’s brings a unique experience and perspective. Steering clears of a holiday spectacle of flashiness and materialism. Trace’s show has a down-home,low-key vibe that centers around the true meaning of the season, Christ’s birth. The celtic musicianship and musical arrangements give old carols a new sound.

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It’s obvious Trace puts his heart and soul into the show, giving background to the songs we’ve been singing for years, and explaining the true reason behind each tune.

Stand-out performances of the night were “Silent Night” and “Little Drummer Boy” mainly because these timeless classics were given new life with the unique sound and arrangement but still keeping them inspired by their original forms.

Trace relaxed vibe, good sense of humor, and unique Christmas concept gave everyone at Tennessee’s Performing Arts Center a little calm in the midst of the holiday storm surrounding us.

Remaining dates on Trace’s Christmas Tour include:
12/16 Memphis, TN The Orpheum Theatre
12/17 Atlanta, GA Atlanta Symphony Hall
12/18 Mobile, AL Saenger Theatre
12/19 Jacksonville, FL Florida Theater
12/20 Ft. Pierce, FL Sunrise Theater
12/21 Clearwater, FL Ruth Eckerd Hall

THE CHRISTMAS SHOW DVD includes performances of (with featured artists noted):
The Christmas Song
Wexford Carol
O’Come Emmannuel
Away in a Manger
We Three Kings
What Child is This
I Saw Three Ships (Alyth McCormack)
Miriam (Andrea Zonn)
Silent Night (with Lily Costner)
I’ll Be Home For Christmas (Lily Costner)
Oh Holy Night
Tannenbaum
Carol of the Drum
White Christmas

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Kenny Chesney and Zac Brown Band to Headline Tortuga Music Festival

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Multi-Platinum artist Kenny Chesney and three-time GRAMMY winners Zac Brown Band will be hitting the beach as headliners as tens of thousands of fans enjoy the sun, songs, sand and surf at the third annual Rock The Ocean’s Tortuga Music Festival from Fort Lauderdale Park Beach in Florida this coming April 11 and 12. This is a return appearance for Chesney, who also headlined the unique oceanfront event’s inaugural year, and Zac Brown Band’s first time headlining the festival.

Joining them in the initial wave of performers announced are: Florida native and “Beachin’” singer Jake Owen, CMA award-winning supergroup Little Big Town, baritone honky-tonk crooner Trace Adkins, ska-punk band Sublime with Rome, powerhouse vocalist David Nail, South Florida-formed country-rock veterans The Mavericks, genre-bending Colt Ford, “Ready Set Roll” singer Chase Rice, “Leave The Night On” hit-maker Sam Hunt, “Sunshine & Whiskey” chart-topper Frankie Ballard, “Take It On Back” singer Chase Bryant, gritty rock quintet Dirty Guv’nahs, grunge-country trio The Cadillac Three, country quintet Old Dominion, envelope-pushing country duo Maddie & Tae, outlaw country singer Nikki Lane, newcomer Brooke Eden, soulful singer-songwriter Drake White and The Big Fire and folk-bluegrass band Judah & The Lion. Additional amazing acts will be announced in the coming weeks!

A limited number of reduced-price Advance tickets will be available when tickets go on sale this Friday, December 5, at 10am EST at www.tortugamusicfestival.com. Two-day Advance general admission festival tickets start at $149.00. 2-Day Advance VIP tickets are $699.00 and Advance Super VIP are $1,099.00. After these tickets sell out, Regular-priced festival tickets will become immediately available, with 2-Day General Admission at $165.00, VIP at $799.00 and Super VIP at $1,299.00. Complete festival pricing, including Advance and Regular prices for GA, VIP and Super VIP tickets, can also now be found at www.tortugamusicfestival.com.

Because Early Bird tickets sold out quickly, fans are encouraged to purchase their tickets immediately, in order to take advantage of the Advance tier discounted pricing. All dates, acts and ticket prices are subject to change without notice. All tickets are subject to applicable taxes, parking and service and handling charges.

Trace Adkins Kicks Off Christmas Tour Tonight

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Trace Adkins will kick off The Christmas Show 2014 Tour TONIGHT, Friday, Nov. 14th, at West Point in Highland Falls, NY. He’s continuing the tradition he started last year – giving reverent, family-friendly shows that feature humorous and historical narration as well as gorgeous, Celtic carols that he performs with his twelve-piece “Sarepta Symphony.” Renowned Scottish singer, Alyth McCormack will join Trace at each stop.

Yesterday, on HLN’s Morning Express with Robin Meade, Trace said,

“It’s old, traditional carols and we put the Celtic treatment to them – bagpipes, violins and everything. Musically, it’s the most beautiful thing I’ve ever had the chance to be a part of.”

As an early Christmas gift, participating venues will gift a copy of Trace’s first-ever Christmas album, THE KING’S GIFT to ticket buyers along with their ticket purchase. The album, which was released in 2013, received rave reviews for its respectful tribute to an ancient genre that transports the listener to a time of mystery and valor.

This year, as Trace again hits the road for the holidays, he has released The Christmas Show DVD. It features performances from esteemed guests Alyth McCormack, Andrea Zonn and Lily Costner, behind the scenes interviews with Trace, and was filmed during last year’s tour stop at Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater, FL. The DVD is now available at retailers such as Wal-Mart, Target, Barnes & Noble, online retailers and TraceAdkins.com.

A full list of tour dates are below and tickets can be purchased through http://www.TraceAdkins.com.  Click READ MORE for all The Christmas Show 2014 Tour dates:

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