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Bentley bus logs 1 million miles

Friday, February 24, 2012 – Dierks Bentley wrapped the Canadian leg of his 2012 Country & Cold Cans Tour last night in Winnipeg. Shortly after crossing the border on his return 'home' to the U.S., Bentley's tour bus "Old Goldie" marked its 1 millionth mile.

"Goldie has been my home on the road since I put out my very first single," said Bentley. "A lot of memories have been made traveling across the country in Goldie, and I've been able to see every city and town three or four times. If you look at my guitar or my boots or my truck, you know that I love old things. I hope she makes it another million."

The 8-city tour across Canada was the first official trek of 2012's Country & Cold Cans Tour in support of Bentley's sixth studio album "Home," which debuted at number 1 last week."

Bentley will play the San Antonio Rodeo this weekend, before taking his 2012 Country & Cold Cans Tour to Australia and then on a 20-city U.S. spring run.


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