Little Big Town opens on John Mellencamp tour
Wednesday, March 29, 2006
– Little Big Town will join John Mellencamp as the opening act for his spring tour starting tomorrow in Evansville, Ind.
The Equity Music Group recording quartet will tour with Mellencamp through late April, and then continue their own tour through the summer, including several stadium dates with Kenny Chesney.
"We're really looking forward to playing these dates with John," said Little Big Town vocalist and guitarist Jimi Westbrook. "We all grew up listening to records like 'Scarecrow' and 'The Lonesome Jubilee.' He's such a great writer and storyteller. He's an awesome performer, too. It will be great for us to be able to see his show night after night."
Little Big Town's current CD, "The Road To Here," was recently certified gold by the RIAA for sales of more than 500,000 units. "Boondocks," the debut single from that album, was certified gold earlier this year for digital downloads in excess of 100,000. The group's current single is "Bring It On Home."
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