Billy Joe Shaver Tickets
Billy Joe Shaver - The 2015 Tour
Outlaw country music old hand Billy Joe Shaver is back again, bringing decades upon decades of musical excellence out of the studio and onto the stage as he takes his award winning discography straight to the ears of screaming crowds all across North America. Don't miss Billy Joe Shaver's exciting 2015 outlaw country tour as it makes its way an exciting city near you, with stops all across the USA, Canada, and beyond, including: Alexandria, VA; Duluth, GA; and Austin, TX. Can't catch the Billy Joe Shaver 2015 tour when it makes its way to Virginia, Georgia, or Texas? Keep calm and constantly keep checking back because the Billy Joe Shaver 2015 tour is always adding new events and exciting special engagements to its frenzied, action packed concert calendar. His current tour dates are just a taste of bigger and better things to come as the Billy Joe Shaver 2015 tour heats up, a prelude to what just may be Billy Joe's biggest set of tour events yet. Stay up-to-date on all his latest updates and tour info right here at StubHub - your number one resource for concert tickets on the web.
First, the Billy Joe Shaver 2015 tour will be kicking things off in a big way as he heads to Alexandria, Virginia, playing his inaugural summer time event that is sure to be one of the biggest music events to hit Virginia this year. Billy Joe will be lighting up none other than the Birchmere Music Hall, an institution of Alexandria's always bumping music scene that has hosted some of the most highly acclaimed and talented musicians from all across the globe. The Birchmere sits in the heart of the city's vibrant music scene, a stone's throw from the Potomac River and the perfect destination to start or end an exciting night out in one of Virginia's most exciting cities. Next up, Billy Joe Shaver will be heading deep into the American south as he sets fire to the Red Clay Theatre, the premier music venue that Duluth, Georgia has to offer. Duluth is the definitive cultural heartbeat of Georgia's country scene, sitting at the intersections of Duluth's exciting eatery and bar scenes.
Next up, the Billy Joe Shaver 2015 tour will be descending upon Austin, Texas, as it puts its finger on the pulse of the southwest's exciting music mecca as he shares the stage with dozens of talented musicians at the Willie Nelson 4th of july Picnic. Willie Nelson's 4th of July Picnic is a fixture of the Austin music scene that has been pulling together all star country, folk, and rock musicians for years as it makes its mark on the world festival scene. This year's 4th of July Picnic will feature not just Billy Joe Shaver but the likes of: Eric Church, longtime country mainstay whose albums The Outsiders, Carolina, and Chief have spawned a laundry list of singles including "Give Me Back My Hometown", "Talladega", "Drink in My Hand", and "Homebody"; Leon Russell, multi generation musician who has penned hits such as "You Are My Sunshine", "Tight Rope", "A Song for You", and "Lady Blue"; Sturgill Simpson, a relative newcomer to the country scene whose impressive discography includes the hits "You Can Have the Crown", "Turtles All the Way Down", and "Long White Line"; Merle Haggard, the fiddle playing superstar whose singles have blown up airwaves for decades, with "Workin' Man Blues", "I Think I'll Just Stay Here and Drink", and "Mama Tried"; Jason Isbell; Kacey Musgraves; and many, many more.
Whether you're seeing the Billy Joe Shaver 2015 tour at your favorite local music hall or getting a dose of Shaver fever at the most hip and happening music festivals, the Billy Joe Shaver 2015 tour is a must see musical adventure that has country fans old and new buzzing with anticipation. Be sure to hop aboard the Billy Joe Shaver tour train when it chugs into a local near you!
About Billy Joe Shaver
Billy Joe Shaver's musical career would kick off in the early 70s, with the release of his debut LP Old Five and Dimer Likes Me. The record would receive acclaim within the music community, setting the stage for a series of follow up albums that included When I get My Wings and Gypsy Boy, with the two albums producing several memorable Billy Joe singles such as "Ain't No God In Mexico", "Honky Tonk Heroes", and "You Asked Me To". Shaver's early hits would be covered and reproduced by some of the biggest performers of the decade, with Patty Loveless, Waylon Jennings, David Allan Coe, and Willie Nelson all borrowing from Shaver's must catalogue on their own wildly successful albums. Billy Joe continued to rock his way throughout the 80s, 90s, and into today, with an ever expanding discography of songs that continue to receive critical and commercial success, including his recent 2007 album Everybody's Brother earning a nomination from the Grammy Awards.
Billy Joe's most recent LP work, Long in the Tooth, marks the 23rd entry into Shaver's discography, with the Ray Kennedy/Gary Nicholson produced album dropping on Lightning Rod Records late last year. The album made inroads on music charts across the board, including makings its way to #19 on the Top Country Albums chart and making an appearance on the US BIllboard 200. The album received unanimous appraise from critics, including near perfect scores from the Austin Chronicle, Record Collector, Uncut, and Esquire. The album's slew of hits includes "Hard to Be an Outlaw" and "Long in the Tooth", with the former featuring longtime friend Willie Nelson.
Shaver has tried his hand at acting, appearing in the films The Apostle, Secondhand Lions, and The Wendell Baker Story. The former two works featured Shaver alongside legendary actor Robert Duvall.
The Billy Joe Shaver Concert Experience
A long standing legend in the outlaw country scene, Billy Joe Shaver is a country music master with a concert experience that will change your view of live country shows forever. Don't miss your chance to catch a literal living legend, live and in the flesh - get your tickets today!
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