Wilson, Big & Rich To Tour This Fall
Gretchen Wilson will join Big & Rich and Cowboy Troy for the fall American Revolution tour, which will be sponsored by Chevrolet.Gretchen Wilson will join Big & Rich and Cowboy Troy for the fall American Revolution tour, which will be sponsored by Chevrolet. Full details have yet to be confirmed for the 17-date outing, which will begin Nov. 4 in Woodlands, Texas, and run through Dec. 11 in a city to be announced.
A Dec. 1 show, also in a city to be announced, will be a dedicated benefit for victims of Hurricane Katrina; a gig is scheduled for the next night in Lafayatte, La., but is subject to change based on local area conditions. In addition, proceeds from the Nov. 30 show at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium will be donated to the Country Music Hall of Fame.
Wilson will be out behind her sophomore album, "All Jacked Up," due Sept. 27 via Epic. The title track is No. 11 this week on Billboard's Hot Country Songs chart.
As previously reported, Big & Rich's sophomore set, "Comin' to Your City," is due Nov. 15 via Warner Bros. The group is presently on the road with Brooks & Dunn's Deuces Wild tour.
Here are the American Revolution tour dates:
Nov. 4: Woodlands, Texas (C.W. Mitchell Pavilion)
Nov. 5: Beaumont, Texas (Pavilion)
Nov. 17: TBA
Nov. 18: Hartford, Conn. (Meadows Music Theatre)
Nov. 19: Verona, N.Y. (Turning Stone Casino)
Nov. 20: Erie, Pa. (Erie Civic Center)
Nov. 25: East Lansing, Mich. (Breslin Center)
Nov. 26: Madison, Wis. (Alliant Energy Center)
Nov. 27: St. Paul, Minn. (Excel Energy Center)
Nov. 28: Green Bay, Wis. (Resch Center)
Nov. 30: Nashville (Ryman Auditorium)
Dec. 1: TBA
Dec. 2: Lafayette, La. (Cajundome)
Dec. 9: TBA
Dec. 10: TBA
Dec. 11: TBA