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February 13, 2020

“THE AMERICANA TOUR” WITH STEVE MILLER

MARTY STUART AND HIS FABULOUS SUPERLATIVES CONFIRM CO-HEADLINING

“THE AMERICANA TOUR” WITH STEVE MILLER

SUPPORT FROM SPECIAL GUEST GARY MULE DEER

STUART’S BOOK THE PILGRIM: A WALL-TO-WALL ODYSSEY WILL BE AVAILABLE WIDELY ON VALENTINE’S DAY, FEBRUARY 14

Today, Marty Stuart And His Fabulous Superlatives confirm their co-headlining “The Americana Tour” With Steve Miller. Special guest Gary Mule Deer is confirmed as support. The tour will start in Austin, TX on June 13th with performances in cities including Nashville, Philadelphia, Washington DC, and Grand Rapids (full dates below). There will be two special festival dates featuring Brian Wilson and Taj Mahal. Tickets and more information about all dates are available here.

“Touring with the Steve Miller Band,” said Stuart, “has proved to be magical. It is indeed an honor to go across the nation with Steve and the Steve Miller Band.”

“Touring with Marty and the Superlatives is inspirational,” said Miller. “This is undoubtedly one of the most talented touring combinations I’ve ever been involved in. We look forward to continuing working together to explore the roots of American Music. Adding the musical comedy of Gary Mule Deer to the show will be an unexpected treat for our fans. I’m delighted to be able to tour with these great artists and to bring the Steve Miller Band audience the best of the best.”

The last 12 months was one for the record books for Miller and Stuart. Marty Stuart was a major contributor to Ken Burns’ latest brilliant PBS series, Ken Burns: Country Music, released a deluxe edition on of his classic album The Pilgrim, and continued his work with Marty Stuart’s Congress of Country Music in Philadelphia, Mississippi which celebrates the rich cultural heritage of country music through live musical performance and educational programming. Miller released his second volume box set of collected vinyl, as well as the acclaimed Welcome to the Vault box set. He performed live in over 50 cites, played “Fly Like an Eagle” with The Roots on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, did two nights at Jazz at Lincoln Center performing Cannonball Adderley and the Blues and had seven instruments on display at the record breaking Play It Loud exhibit at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art.

On Valentine’s Day, February 14, Marty Stuart will release The Pilgrim: A Wall-to-Wall Odyssey, a beautifully illustrated, 11″ by 10.5″ tabletop book (with CD) that details the making of his seminal record The Pilgrim, an album that reconnected Stuart with the deepest spirit of country music’s rich traditions while also breaking new ground. “The Pilgrim project was the first step in a journey that led me to the outer edge of the awakenings of my true musical heart and soul,” says the country music legend. “It’s an album that’s close to my heart, and one that explores a true story of an unbelievable romance that unfolded in my hometown of Philadelphia, Mississippi when I was a kid. It’s a story of the power of love to overcome life’s darkest moments. The story that’s told in The Pilgrim, and my own story of how the project came to be and continues to shape me, makes my heart swell. When thinking about when I wanted to share this book with the wider world, I couldn’t think of a better time than Valentine’s Day.” The Pilgrim: A Wall-to-Wall Odyssey is available for order here.

Marty Stuart is a five-time GRAMMY-winner, platinum recording artist, Lifetime Achievement Award recipient from the Americana Music Association, Grand Ole Opry star, country music archivist, photographer, musician, and songwriter. Since starting out singing gospel as a child, Stuart has spent over four decades celebrating American roots music. His teenage years on tour with bluegrass legend Lester Flatt in the ’70s were followed by six years in Johnny Cash’s band in the ’80s, and a chart-topping tenure as a solo artist in the ’90s. Stuart hosts a Late Night Jam at The Ryman, a yearly tradition which kicks off the CMA Music Festival, with recent guests including Dolly Parton, Jerry Lee Lewis, Neko Case, Eric Church, Chris Stapleton, Maren Morris, Dan Auerbach and many more.

“The Americana Tour” Dates
June 13 // Austin, TX // Travis County Expo Center

June 15 // Allen, TX // Allen Event Center

June 16 // Sugar Land, TX // Smart Financial Centre

June 19 // Thackerville, OK // Winstar Casino

June 20 // Quapaw, OK // Downstream Casino

June 23 // Nashville, TN // Ascend Amphitheater

June 24 // Youngstown, OH // Youngstown Amphitheater

June 26 // Milwaukee, WI // Summerfest

June 27 // Highland Park IL // Ravinia Festival

June 29 // Grand Rapids, MI // Meijer Gardens

June 30 // Huber Heights, OH // Rose Music Center

July 9 // Saratoga, CA // Mt. Winery

July 10 // Saratoga, CA // Mt. Winery

July 12 // Murphys, CA // Ironstone Amphitheatre

July 14 // Boise, ID // Outlaw Field

July 15 // Sunny Valley, ID // Sunny Valley Pavillion

July 18 // Welch, MN // Treasure Island Casino

July 19 // Council Bluffs, IA // Harrah’s Council Bluffs

July 22 // Pikeville, KY // Appalachian Wireless Arena

July 30 // Verona, NY // Turning Stone Casino

July 31 // Philadelphia, PA // The Met

August 1 // Sunbury, PA // Spyglass Ridge Winery

August 8 // Wantaugh, NY // Jones Beach Theater**

August 9 // Holmdel, NJ // PNC Bank Arts Ctr**

August 11 // Washington, DC // Anthem

August 12 // Glen Allen, VA // Innsbrook Pavilion

August 14 // Westbrook, ME // Maine Savings Pavilion

August 15 // Bridgeport, CT // The Ballpark Harbor Yard

August 21 // St. Louis, MO // St. Louis Music Park

August 22 // Sedalia, MO // Missouri State Fair

August 24 // Morrison, CO // Red Rocks Amphitheater

August 25 // Salt Lake City, UT // Red Butte Garden

August 27 // Walla Walla, WA // Many Waters Amphitheater

August 29 // Calgary, AB // Scotiabank Saddledome

August 30 // Edmonton, AB // Rogers Place

** Festival Date (also features Brian Wilson, Taj Mahal, Gary Mule Deer)