Florida-Based Indie Singer/Songwriter Joins Intimate Tour
Kenny Chesney has added indie singer/songwriter Caroline Jones to his Songs For The Saints 2019 Tour. With a deal with arenas half the dimensions Chesney usually performs, it fers the songwriter from East Tennessee the chance to introduce an rising nation artist who’s executed it exterior the strains to No Shoes Nation.
“I met Caroline on the ‘Trying To Reason’ Hurricane Relief Benefit that Jimmy Buffett did final yr, and she or he struck me as being so pure in her method to the enterprise and so pure in her intention as a songwriter,” Chesney says his tourmate. “I needed to assist somebody prepared to work exterior the system, to provide them the chance to be heard and seen. Caroline is so contemporary, so full of life and so consumed by her music, she appeared like the proper individual as a result of all the things No Shoes Nation is about.”
Wall Street Journal took discover this summer time, writing “following her personal impulses, Jones is] taking an unconventional path to the country-music” her potential to attach. Both Billboard and Rolling Stone put the Florida-based singer/songwriter on their respective “15 Country Artists to Watch” and “10 New Country Artists You Need To Know” lists. Bare Feet, her newest album, debuted at No. 15 on the iTunes Chart with out the key label press.
An completed and tenacious multi-instrumentalist who performs guitar and piano, Jones discovered mandolin, banjo, harmonica and Dobro slide guitar by working towards and watching YouTube movies. Jones, who largely performs all of the devices on her initiatives, has a contemporary tackle fashionable nation; working in collaboration with famous producer Ric Wake, who’s produced Mariah Carey, Celine Dion and Jennifer Lopez, Jones’ variety nation has already attracted discover from Zac Brown, who’s taken her on tour, and Buffett, who signed her to Mailboat Records. Jones has additionally toured with The Eagles, Zac Brown Band, One Republic, Vince Gill, Tim McGraw & Faith Hill and Kip Moore.
“Kenny has proven real kindness and assist to me and my imaginative and prescient for myself as an artist,” says Jones her addition to the Songs for the Saints 2019 Tour. “He is a songwriter, and an individual integrity and philanthropy, along with being one the best stay entertainers on the market. I’m actually honored to be an element his tour and be launched to No Shoes Nation.”
“Our excursions have all the time been about bringing completely different varieties music to No Shoes Nation,” Chesney says. “We’ve taken Grace Potter out; Old Dominion who’s gone on to do nice issues; Drummie Zeb from the Wailers got here out and performed with us; Uncle Kracker for a pair summers. It’s about mixing issues up, giving individuals all types music. And this yr with David Lee Murphy and Caroline Jones, we’ve bought each ends the spectrum, which I do know No Shoes Nation goes to like.”
Tickets for the Songs for the Saints 2019 Tour go on-sale December seventh at 10 am native. Blue Chair Bay Rum returns because the presenting sponsor for Kenny Chesney’s tour.