New Page 1
Thursday, September 28, 2006 - 8:00pm
The talented country artist DWIGHT YOAKAM, will perform in Newfoundland at the Mile One’s Stadium on September 28th.
His latest album Blame the Vain (released on June 2005), is Dwight’s first album of all-new material since 2003’s Population Me and The Very Best of Dwight Yoakam, was #28 on the Billboard Top Country Album Chart after more than 30 weeks of release. The disc reaches all the way back to his two million-selling 1986 debut album Guitars, Cadillacs, Etc., which secured his stature among country’s elite, while subsequent albums like Hillbilly Deluxe, Buenas Noches From a Lonely Room, Just Lookin’ For a Hit, If There Was a Way and This Time all achieved platinum or multi-platinum status.
The two-time Grammy winner has garnered 21 Grammy nominations throughout his career, while selling more than 23 million albums worldwide and earning praise from the likes of Time magazine, hailing him as "A Renaissance Man," Rolling Stone, noting "he has no contemporary peer," and Vanity Fair, proclaiming "Yoakam strides the divide between rock’s lust and country’s lament." Don’t’ miss an exceptional evening of country, rockabilly and classic Southern rock with DWIGHT YOAKAM on September 28th!
Tickets go on sale Saturday, July 15th, 2006 at 10AM. Tickets are $45.00 including tax, plus applicable surcharge and can be purchased at the Mile One Box Office; by phoning (709) 576-7657, (toll free) at 1 800 361-4595 or online at www.admission.com.
For more information on the Dwight Yoakam please visit: www.dwightyoakam.com
Website : http://www.dwightyoakam.com