Zac Brown Band releases new single, plans tour
Friday, November 9, 2018
– Zac Brown band released a new single and plans to tour in 2019, the band announced today.
"Someone I Used to Know" was co-written with Sean Mendes with whom the band played on CMT Crossroads. The song has more of a pop sheen.
Tour dates for the Down the Rabbit Hole Live Tour are:
March 1 - Tulsa, OK @ BOK Center
March 9 - New Orleans, LA @ Smoothie King Center
March 10 - Orange Beach, AL @ The Amphitheater at the Wharf
March 15 - Phoenix, AZ @ Ak-Chin Pavilion
March 16 - Laughlin, NV @ Laughlin Events Center
March 28 - Nashville, TN @ Bridgestone Arena
March 29 - Brandon, MS @ Brandon Amphitheater
March 30 - Memphis, TN @ FedEx Forum
April 11 - Evans, GA @ Evans Towne Center Park
April 12 - Virginia Beach, VA @ Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater
April 13 - Raleigh, NC @ Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek Amphitheatre
April 14 - Charlotte, NC @ PNC Music Pavilion
April 25 - Tuscaloosa, AL @ Tuscaloosa Amphitheater
April 26 - Maryland Heights, MO @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
April 27 - Peoria, IL @ Peoria Civic Center
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Both "Family Table" and "My Old Man" find Brown reflecting on his family life, with the latter also looking at 'the here and now' of being a father himself. »»»
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Zac Brown Band's "Uncaged" album opens with Jump Right In, which finds singer/bandleader Brown admonishing, "Let the music pull you in," which might just be Brown's motto. He's all about forgetting the cares of the day and giving in wholeheartedly to the magnetic attraction of good music. Although Brown writes, sings and plays well throughout, there are nevertheless few truly standout tracks or unexpected surprises on "Uncaged."
With that said, »»»
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