The family of Merle Haggard, Blackbird Presents, and Willie Nelson announced Sing Me Back Home: The Music Of Merle Haggard, an all-star concert event taping at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on April 6, 2017 in honor of what would have been Merle’s 80th birthday and the one-year anniversary of his passing.
The concert event taping will bring together fans, friends and music icons to honor the life and songs of legend Merle Haggard. It will feature performances by Willie Nelson, Miranda Lambert, John Mellencamp, Dierks Bentley, Loretta Lynn, Hank Williams Jr., Jamey Johnson, Kacey Musgraves, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Lucinda Williams, John Anderson, Bobby Bare and more. Additional performers will be announced in the coming weeks.
Tickets go on sale Friday, March 3 at 11 A.M. at ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800-745-3000, and at all Ticketmaster locations. If you can’t be there in person, the event will be filmed and recorded for distribution throughout traditional media (worldwide broadcast, music, and digital).
A portion of the proceeds will benefit the T.J. Martell Foundation.
For updates or to find out more, click here.
Read more at Key Music News: http://www.keymusicnews.com/feature/miranda-kacey-willie-and-more-to-honor-merle/