Luke Bryan announces new tour, final ‘Spring Break’ album

The reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year and co-host of the 50th ACM Awards Luke Bryan announced his plans for 2015 during a press conference hosted this morning (Jan 21st) in Nashville at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. The press conference was streamed live at lukebryanlive.com and can still be viewed online.

Bryan will launch a new tour, “Kick The Dust Up Tour,” on May 8th in Grand Forks, North Dakota. Last year Bryan played before 1.7 million fans and due to the highly successful “That’s My Kind of Night Tour” and it’s all sell-out run including four stadium dates, this year’s tour will include seven stadium concerts- June 6th at Sports Authority Field at Mile High in Denver; June 20th at TFC Bank Stadium in St. Paul; Vanderbilt Stadium in Nashville on July 11th; Cincinnati’s Paul Brown Stadium on July 18th; Levi’s Stadium in San Francisco on August 29th; the FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland on September 5th; and wrapping the tour at Ford Field in Detroit on October 30th. Randy Houser and Dustin Lynch will open the “Kick The Dust Up Tour” and Florida Georgia Line and Thomas Rhett will add as special guests on all the stadium shows.

Fans can purchase tickets beginning January 30th for select cities as part of Live Nation’s Country Megaticket and can check lukebryanlive.com for opportunities to enter to win fly away promotions to the stadium shows or further information about additional on sales. Live Nation is the national tour promoter for the “Kick The Dust Up Tour” and Cabela’s, the World’s Foremost Outfitter of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, is a sponsor. Cabela’s CLUB Visa Members will have access to presale tickets and preferred seats in select markets. Complete details are available at cabelas.com/lukebryan. Citi is the official credit card of Luke Bryan’s “Kick The Dust Up Tour.” Citi cardmembers will have access to presale tickets through Citi’s Private Pass Program beginning today (Jan 21st).

Bryan will release his seventh Spring Break album on March 10th, Spring Break…Checkin’ Out. This will be the final project of the singer’s Spring Break series and it will be available in stores as well as digitally. The collection of Spring Break releases combined have over 1.1 million sales to date. Bryan will return to Panama City Beach for two free shows on March 11th and 12th at Spinnaker Beach Club where last year’s concerts brought in a combined 230,000 fans.

This May, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will unveil a new exhibit highlighting special treasures from Bryan’s career giving fans an inside look to one of country music’s hottest entertainers. The exhibit will run through November 2015.

During February and March, Bryan will head overseas for his first international performances in the United Kingdom, Germany, Ireland, Sweden and Norway, including four C2C: Country to Country shows.

2015 International Shows:

2-28 Stockholm, Sweden C2C: Country to Country at Ericsson Globe
3-1 Oslo, Norway C2C: Country to Country at Spektrum
3-3 Glasgow, UK Clyde Auditorium
3-4 Munich, Germany Theaterfabrik
3-6 Berlin, Germany C-Club
3-7 London, UK C2C: Country to Country at O2 Arena
3-8 Dublin, Ireland C2C: Country to Country at Dublin Arena

2015 “That’s My Kind of Night Tour” remaining shows:

2-10 Grand Rapids, MI Van Andel Arena
2-11 Evansville, IN Ford Center
2-12 Louisville, KY KFC Yum! Center
2-18 Estero, FL Germain Arena
2-19 Orlando, FL Amway Center
2-21 Orlando, FL Amway Center
5-1 Hamilton, ON FirstOntario Centre
5-2 Ottawa, ON Canadian Tire Centre
5-3 London, ON Budweiser Gardens
5-6 Winnipeg, MB MTS Centre
5-7 Winnipeg, MB MTS Centre

2015 “Kick The Dust Up Tour”:

1-23-26 *Cancun, Mexico Crash My Playa
2-14 *New Orleans, LA Endymion Extravaganza/Mardi Gras Parade
3-22 *Houston, TX Houston Rodeo
4-12 *Florence, AZ Country Thunder USA
5-8 Grand Forks, ND Alerus Center
5-9 Sioux Falls, SD Denny Sanford Premier Center
5-14 Boise, ID Taco Bell Pavilion
5-15 Spokane, WA Spokane Arena
5-16 Tacoma, WA Tacoma Dome
6-4 Albuquerque, NM Isleta Amphitheater
6-6 Denver, CO Sports Authority Field at Mile High
6-18 Tulsa, OK BOK Center
6-19 Bonner Springs, KS Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre
6-20 St Paul, MN TFC Bank Stadium
6-25 Virginia Beach, VA Farm Bureau Live
6-26 Washington, DC Jiffy Lube Live
6-27 Washington, DC Jiffy Lube Live
6-28 *New York, NY FarmBorough Festival
7-9 *Durant, OK Choctaw Events Center
7-11 Nashville, TN Vanderbilt Stadium
7-16 St. Louis, MO Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
7-17 St. Louis, MO Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
7-18 Cincinnati, OH Paul Brown Stadium
7-24 Indianapolis, IN Klipsch Music Center
7-25 Indianapolis, IN Klipsch Music Center
7-26 *Twin Lakes, WI Country Thunder Festival
7-30 Scranton, PA The Pavilion at Montage Mountain
7-31 Pittsburgh, PA First Niagara Pavilion
8-1 Pittsburgh, PA First Niagara Pavilion
8-15 *Brownsville, OR Bi-Mart Willamette Country Music Festival
8-21 Atlanta, GA Philips Arena
8-22 Atlanta, GA Philips Arena
8-26 Salt Lake City, UT USANA Amphitheatre
8-27 Salt Lake City, UT USANA Amphitheatre
8-29 San Francisco, CA Levi’s Stadium
9-3 Darien Center, NY Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
9-4 Darien Center, NY Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
9-5 Cleveland, OH FirstEnergy Stadium
9-11 Philadelphia, PA Susquehanna Bank Center
9-12 Philadelphia, PA Susquehanna Bank Center
9-18 Tampa, FL MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
9-19 West Palm Beach, FL Cruzan Amphitheatre
9-20 West Palm Beach, FL Cruzan Amphitheatre
9-24 Charlotte, NC PNC Music Pavilion
9-25 Raleigh, NC Walnut Creek Amphitheatre
9-26 Raleigh, NC Walnut Creek Amphitheatre
10-15 Sacramento, CA Sleep Train Arena
10-16 San Diego, CA Sleep Train Amphitheatre
10-17 Irvine, CA Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
10-18 Irvine, CA Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
10-22 San Antonio, TX Alamodome
10-23 Dallas, TX Gexa Energy Pavilion
10-24 Dallas, TX Gexa Energy Pavilion
10-28 Chicago, IL United Center
10-29 Chicago, IL United Center
10-30 Detroit, MI Ford Field

*Festival / event dates (not “Kick The Dust Up Tour” date / line up)

Author: Buddy Iahn

Buddy Iahn founded The Music Universe when he decided to juxtapose his love of web design and music. As a lifelong drummer, he decided to take a hiatus from playing music to report it. The website began as a fun project in 2013 to one of the top independent news sites.