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Old Crow announces physical EP release, tour

Friday, May 22, 2015 – Old Crow Medicine Show announced summer tour dates and the upcoming release of the "Brushy Mountain Conjugal Trailer" EP.

Previously released digitally, the new physical EP will be available at all major retailers on June 2 and includes three tracks that were previously unavailable - "Mother Church", written as an homage to Nashville's Ryman Auditorium, "I Done Wrong Blues" and a live version of "The Warden."

Old Crow Medicine Show's summer tour includes a variety of exciting openers and co-bills. The band has chosen Sturgill Simpson and The Devil Makes Three as openers, and the band will be co-headlining dates with Brandi Carlile and Willie Nelson & Friends. They will also support The Avett Brothers on a handful of dates.

Highlights of the tour include a return to Red Rocks Amphitheater, appearances at the Bunbury and inaugural Hinterland festivals and a headlining appearance at Nashville's brand new 6,800 person capacity Ascend Amphitheatre.

Over the past year Old Crow Medicine Show has worked hard in support of their most recent album "Remedy," which won a Grammy for Best Folk Album.

Tour dates are:
May 22 - Cumberland, MD - Delfest
May 23 - Charlottesville, VA - nTelos Wireless Pavilion with The Devil Makes Three
May 24 - Portsmouth, VA - nTelos Wireless Pavilion with The Devil Makes Three
May 25 - Black Mountain, NC - Pigsah Brewing Outdoor Stage with The Devil Makes Three
May 28 - Mankato, MN - Vetter Stone Amphitheater with The Devil Makes Three
May 29 - Sioux Falls, SD - The District with The Devil Makes Three
May 30 - Papillion, NE - Sumtur Amphitheater with The Devil Makes Three
June 1 - Wichita, KS - The Cotillion
June 3 - Morrison, CO - Red Rocks Amphitheatre with The Devil Makes Three
June 4 - Kansas City, MO - Starlight Theatre supporting The Avett Brothers
June 5 - Peoria, IL - Peoria Civic Center supporting The Avett Brothers
June 6 - Cincinnati, OH - Bunbury Music Festival
June 24 - Jackson, MS - Thalia Mara Hall
June 25 - Grand Prairie, TX - Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie supporting The Avett Brothers
June 26 - New Braunfels, TX - Whitewater Amphitheatre supporting The Avett Brothers
June 27 - New Braunfels, TX - Whitewater Amphitheatre supporting The Avett Brothers
June 28 - Shreveport, LA - Strand Theatre
July 17 - Houston, TX - Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion supporting The Avett Brothers
July 18 - New Orleans, LA - Bold Sphere Music at Champion Square supporting The Avett Brothers
July 24 - Cooperstown, NY - Brewery Ommengang with Sturgill Simpson
July 25 - Shelburne, VT - The Green at Shelburne Museum
July 29 - Pittsburgh, PA - Stage AE with Sturgill Simpson
July 30 - Columbus, OH - LC Pavilion with Sturgill Simpson
July 31 - Highland Park, IL - Ravinia Co-bill w/ Brandi Carlile
Aug. 1 - Des Moines, IA - Hinterland Music Festival
Aug. 2 - Indianapolis, IN - White River State Park with Sturgill Simpson
Aug. 12 - Brooklyn, NY - Prospect Park Bandshell with Willie Nelson & Family
Aug. 14 - Garrettsville, OH - Nelson Ledges Quarry Park with Willie Nelson & Family
Aug. 15 - Scranton, PA - The Peach Music Festival
Aug. 16 - Atlantic City, NJ - Borgata Festival Park with Willie Nelson & Family
Aug. 18 - Kettering, OH - Fraze Pavilion with Willie Nelson & Family
Aug. 19 - Columbia, MD - Merriweather Post Pavilion with Willie Nelson & Family
Aug. 21 - Boston - Blue Hills Bank Pavilion with Willie Nelson & Family
Aug. 22 - Simsbury, CT - Performing Arts Center at Simsbury Meadows with Willie Nelson & Family
Aug. 23 - Gilford, NH - Meadowbrook with Willie Nelson & Family
Aug. 28 - Nashville, TN - Ascend Amphitheater
Oct. 3 - Greenville, MS - Mighty Mississippi Music Festival

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Whenever an artist attempts to cover a classic work in whole, it can't help but seem like a somewhat audacious effort from the outset. After all, tackling an album that's stood the test of time, one that's already an integral part of the musical lexicon in its original form, is a formidable task. At best, the original artist's imprint is difficult to supersede, but at worst it can become a regrettable error that yields disastrous results. Consequently, credit Old Crow »»»
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Concert Review: Henry comes out the other end a better man – Joe Henry mentioned at the outset that this show was not only the record release celebration, but also the anniversary - to the day - of when he was diagnosed with prostate cancer. Although the songs from this fine new album do not address his illness directly, they many times touch upon the big issues of human existence (life, death and the meaning of it all).... »»»
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