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Rice tours with "Lambs and Lions"

Monday, June 26, 2017 – Chase Rice will launch the Lambs and Lions Tour in September, which also will be the name of his new upcoming album.

The tour starts in mid-September in North Carolina and concludes in Atlanta in February.

Rice co-wrote Florida Georgia Line's megahit Diamond certified "Cruise" and his 2014 major label debut album, "Ignite the Night," opened at number one yielded two Top 5 hits with "Ready Set Roll" and "Gonna Wanna Tonight." Rice initially released "Ready Set Roll" through his own Dack Janiels label and later partnered with Columbia Nashville for a wider release.

Rice signed with BBR Music Group to release his new disc. Rice, 31, played football at the University of North Carolina, serving as a NASCAR pit crew member, had a role on a season of Survivor.

Tour dates are:
Sept. 14 Boone, N.C. | Appalachian State University*
Sept. 15 Raleigh, N.C. | The Ritz*
Sept. 16 Charlotte, N.C. | Coyote Joe's*
Sept. 21 Missoula, Mont. | Wilma Theater~
Sept. 22 Boise, Idaho | Knitting Factory~
Sept. 23 Idaho Falls, Idaho | Colonial Theater~
Sept. 28 Saint Paul, Minn. | The Myth^
Sept. 29 Rosemont, Ill. | Joe's Live^
Sept. 30 Chicago, Ill. | Joe's on Weed Street^ Nov. 2 Huntington, N.Y. | The Paramount+
Nov. 3 Cleveland, Ohio | House of Blues+
Nov. 9 Phoenix, Ariz. | The Van Buren
Nov. 17-18 Denver, Colo. | Grizzly Rose
Dec. 1 Glasgow, U.K. | King Tuts
Dec. 2 Manchester, U.K. | Deaf Institute
Dec. 4 Birmingham, U.K. | O2 Institute2
Dec. 5 London, U.K. | Borderline
Dec. 6 Dublin, Ireland | Whelans
Dec. 8 Maryville, Mo. | Northwest Missouri State University
Jan. 18 New York, N.Y. | Terminal 5#
Jan. 19 Boston, Mass. | House of Blues#
Jan. 20 Philadelphia, Pa. | The Filmore#
Jan. 25 St. Louis, Mo. | The Pageant*
Jan. 26 Milwaukee, Wis. | The Rave*
Jan. 27 Detroit, Mich. | The Fillmore*
Feb. 1 Norfolk, Va. | Norva Theatre*
Feb. 3 Pittsburgh, Pa. | Stage AE*
Feb. 8 Orlando, Fla. | House of Blues+
Feb. 9 Tampa, Fla. | The Ritz Ybor+
Feb. 10 Atlanta, Ga. | Buckhead Theatre+
* Travis Denning
^ Jacob Davis
# Brooke Eden
~ Filmore
+ Sam Riggs

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Lambs & Lions CD review - Lambs & Lions
As counterintuitive as it might seem, Chase Rice and the late George Michael have a lot in common. Both were their respective label's golden boy, and when each artist tried to do something different, they fell out of favor. In Rice's case, he sensed the demise of bro country and wanted to shift gears. Columbia Nashville preferred to have him stay the course. Rice said, "I was fed up with trying, whether that was trying to be something I'm not, trying to make music that people »»»
Ignite the Night CD review - Ignite the Night
Chase Rice lets listeners know exactly what to expect on his debut right from the opening sounds of first single and opener, the hit "Ready Set Roll." Electronic beats and a robotic voice start off a bro country track with plenty of hip hop flourishes and simplistic lyrics like "ready set let's ride, get your little fine ass on the step, shimmy up inside." Rice was a co-writer on Florida Georgia Line's smash hit "Cruise," which is also a fine indicator of »»»
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: Rising Appalachia buck the mainsteam, and that's fine with them – Rising Appalachia would not be accused of being in the musical mainstream. Not too many bands who combine folk and Appalachian sounds with new world music could possibly be. And that suits the sister-led duo of Chloe Smith and Leah Song just fine. In fact, at one point, Chloe made it clear she did not embrace radio play as a sign of success... »»»
Concert Review: Bingham plays with something to prove – Ryan Bingham mainly focused on songs from his sixth album "American Love Song," for this lively show. Backed by a supportive band that also included two female backup singers and a fiddler, Bingham's eclectic setlist touched upon country, singer/songwriter folk, rock and blues. Bingham reached for lively country sounds early on, with... »»»
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