Brooks starts selling Atlanta tix, adds two shows
HomeNewsInterviewsCD ReleasesCD ReviewsConcertsArtistsArchive

Brooks starts selling Atlanta tix, adds two shows

Friday, August 8, 2014 – Tickets for the second city on Garth Brooks' 2014 world tour went on sale this morning in Atlanta and the number of shows quickly went from one to three.

Brooks started with a 6:30 p.m. show on Sept. 19 and soon added a 10:30 p.m. show that night and a 6:30 p.m. show on Sept. 20.

As of 5:15 p.m., only single tickets were available for all three shows.

Brooks, who is playing Atlanta for the first time in 18 years, announced in July that he would launch a world tour this fall and release a new album somewhere around Thanksgiving.

Brooks will start his tour in Chicago on Sept. 4 and play 10 shows. His wife, Trisha Yearwood, will open the shows.

More news for Garth Brooks

CD reviews for Garth Brooks

CD review - Gunslinger If naming your release "Gunslinger," you'd better let it rip and go for a harder country sound, especially if donning a black cowboy hat on the cover. The reality does not exactly match that sentiment for Garth Brooks, but at times he comes mighty close. The high points for Brooks are the three most traditional country songs - a couple of honky tonkers ("Honky-Tonk Somewhere" and "Cowboys and Friends") and a ballad ("Whiskey to Wine"). ...
CD review - Man Against Machine After releasing his debut album in 1989, Garth Brooks released music almost every year until he announced his retirement in 2000. Since then, he has released repackaged hit collections, new music on "Scarecrow" and "The Lost Sessions" and last year's cover song collection "Blame it All on My Roots." Over the years, there have been live recordings, concert and music video collections. The country songwriter became a pop culture icon, transcending genre to become ...
CD review - Blame It All On My Roots - Five Decades of Influences Garth Brooks is back with his first release of "new" material since 2001's "Scarecrow." (Truth in advertising, his "The Ultimate Hits," which actually is part of the new box set, included four new songs back in 2007). And it's quite an undertaking - four CDs of covers - Country Classics, Classic Rock, Blue-Eyed Soul and Melting Pot, an amalgam of country, rock, soul and folk; the two-CD set, "The Ultimate Set" and a DVD of his live performance in Vegas. ...

©Country Standard Time • Jeffrey B. Remz, editor & publisher •
AboutCopyrightNewsletterOur sister publication Standard Time
Subscribe to Country Music News Country News   Subscribe to Country Music CD Reviews CD Reviews   Follow us on Twitter  Instagram  Facebook  YouTube