Buddy Miller, Jim Lauderdale promote country duets collection
The critically-acclaimed musicians will first take on a performance at Nashville's Grand Ole Opry Dec. 15 before taking a break over the holidays. The pair will embark on the Antigua-bound Caymo Cruise for a week in mid-January and will officially kick off their outing Feb. 1 in Louisville, KY. Nine major market stops follow, wrapping up March 1 in Nashville.
The longtime collaborators unleashed "Buddy and Jim" on CD and limited edition vinyl Friday (11/23) as part of Record Store Day's Back to Black Friday at independent record stores. The New West Records collection, which was recorded at Miller's home studio, will make its official worldwide release Dec. 11.
Miller and Lauderdale also co-host "The Buddy & Jim Show," a radio show on SiriusXM's Outlaw Country channel.Fans can pre-order the album and download a free version of "The Train That Carried My Gal From Town" at the pair's Facebook page.
15 - Nashville, TN - The Grand Ole Opry
13-20 - Antigua - Caymo Cruise
1 - Louisville, KY - Headliners
2 - Bowling Green, KY - Warehouse at Mount Victor
19 - Alexandria, VA - Birchmere
21 - New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom
22 - Philadelphia, PA - World Cafe Live
24 - Charleston, WV - Mountain Stage
25 - Ann Arbor, MI - The Arc
27 - Chicago, IL - Lincoln Hall
1 - Nashville, TN - Mercy Lounge