Jamey Johnson to tour with Hank Jr
ROWDY FRIENDS TOUR AMPS UP IN 2010
HANK WILLIAMS, JR. with special guests JAMEY JOHNSON, ERIC CHURCH, and THE GRASCALS to tour together
Country music icon Hank Williams Jr. will team up this spring with Jamey Johnson, Eric Church, and The Grascals for an outing dubbed the “Rowdy Friends Tour 2010.”
“The tour is scheduled to commence April 2nd in Charleston, WV with shows each weekend throughout April,” says Vector Management’s, Ken Levitan.
The tour's initial round of dates will kick off April 2nd, with additional shows spread over the weekends of April and more dates announced. Currently confirmed shows are listed below, and more will be added, according to organizers.
April 2 – Charleston, WV
April 3 – Louisville, KY
April 9 – Bossier City, LA
April 10 – Lafayette, LA
April 17 – Pikeville, KY w/ The Grascals only
Tickets for the shows announced will go on sale Saturday, January 30 at 10:00 am at all venue box office locations as well as TicketMaster locations.
The Rowdy Friends Tour 2010 is co-produced by Red Mountain Entertainment and Blue Deuce Entertainment.
About Jamey Johnson
Jamey Johnson is known within the music industry for his penmanship, having written songs that have been recorded by Trace Adkins, George Jones, Joe Nichols, and is the co-writer of the CMA and ACM 2007 Song of the Year “Give It Away,” recorded by George Strait. But instead of sitting at home counting his royalty checks, Jamey Johnson recorded more than 40 songs during the past year and has become one of the most recognized new names on the Country music scene. Johnson was nominated for five Academy of Country Music awards in 2009, taking home the ACM Song of the Year honor for his self-penned single “In Color”. His current album “That Lonesome Song” was recently certified GOLD.