Yoakam adds second Ryman show
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
– Due to demand, Dwight Yoakam added a second headlining show at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium on Saturday, April 13. Tickets go on sale Friday, Feb. 15.
Yoakam's April 12 show sold out in less than 30 minutes when it went on sale Friday.
This marks Yoakam's return to the Mother Church of Country Music's stage for the first time since 2005. "The Ryman is one of a handful of places in the world, that from the moment you step inside, you can feel that you have entered a hallowed chamber occupied by the essence of the great," said Yoakam, who is currently touring in support of "3 Pears." The Lone Bellow, a buzz band from Brooklyn, is set to open.
"3 Pears," Yoakam's 26th studio album, is his highest-charting debut on the Billboard 200 and Billboard Country Albums charts.
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