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Shelton announces tour

Friday, February 21, 2014 – Blake Shelton, announced show dates and venues for his Ten Times Crazier Tour 2014 today, including shows at Madison Square Garden and the Hollywood Bowl.

The tour kicks off June 20 at austin360 Amphitheatre in Austin and ends Oct. 4 in Los Angeles at the Hollywood Bowl.Shelton previously announced what cities he would play, but not the dates or venues.

The first shows to begin fan club pre-sales include San Diego, Fresno and Los Angeles, Cal. on Feb 25 at 9 p.m. eastern, immediately following NBC's The Voice. Shelton is donating $1 from every fan club presale ticket sold to the Academy of Country Music's Lifting Lives Foundation through his "Blake is #TenTimesCrazier!" Thunderclap campaign. Supporters will be automatically entered to win two tickets and a backstage meet and greet with Shelton at a nearby show.

Tour dates are:
June 20 Austin, TX austin360 Amphitheatre
June 21 Dallas, TX Gexa Energy Pavilion
June 22 Little Rock, AR Verizon Arena
July 19 Chicago, IL Wrigley Field
Aug. 1 New York, NY Madison Square Garden
Aug. 2 Darien Center, NY Darien Lakes Performing Arts Center
Aug. 29 Charlotte, NC PNC Music Pavilion
Aug. 30 Orlando, FL Amway Center
Sept. 4 Albuquerque, NM Isleta Amphitheatre
Sept. 5 Phoenix, AZ Ak-Chin Amphitheatre
Sept. 6 San Diego, CA Sleep Train Amphitheatre
Sept. 11 Fresno, CA Save Mart Center at Fresno State
Sept. 12 Sacramento, CA Sleep Train Amphitheatre
Sept. 13 Mtn. View, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre
Sept. 18 Spokane, WA Spokane Arena
Sept. 19 Tacoma, WA Tacoma Dome
Sept. 20 Vancouver, BC Rogers Arena
Sept. 25 Boise, ID Taco Bell Arena
Sept. 26 Salt Lake City, UT USANA Amphitheatre
Sept. 27 Denver, CO Pepsi Arena
Oct. 3 Las Vegas,NV Mandalay Bay Events Center
Oct. 4 Los Angeles, CA Hollywood Bowl

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Editorial: Walking the talk – When names like Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Waylon and the Hag are invoked, you're talking hard core country. These are the touchstones of country , the guys who made country music what it was and still is (or maybe can be). When these folks would sing about being down-and-out and the rough-and-tumble, they knew of what they were singing about. Fast forward a few years to the country singers of today. »»»
Concert Review: Turner pleases the traditionalists – Josh Turner is a hard-working citizen, a man of faith and a loyal father and husband. He also happens to be one of the youngest members inducted to the Grand Ole Opry. In short, he is the embodiment of country music's champion of the everyman. This night was special for him. He was celebrating an anniversary with his wife and his 18th with his label MCA.... »»»
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