Canaan Sets Out for New Headlining Tour, Presented by Budweiser
Special Guests Jackie Lee, Chris Bandi and Eric Van Houten To Join For Select Dates
Mercury Nashvilleâ€™sÂ Canaan SmithÂ announces today his new headliningÂ LONG WAY FROM THE FREEWAY TOURÂ presented byÂ Budweiser. With almost 20 cross-country dates, the road warrior kicks off the tour in Des Moines, IA on October 19. Fans can purchase tickets beginning today atÂ www.CanaanSmith.com
The Virginia native has spent the past few years playing extensively through the US, Canada, Scotland, Wales and Ireland and has previously toured with the likes of Dierks Bentley, Brantley Gilbert and Kip Moore. Canaan launched his first UK Headlining Tour earlier this year after opening shows for breakout UK country duo The Shires.
Canaan has been named an Artist To Watch byÂ The Huffington Post,Â USA Today,Â Yahoo! Music,Â SpotifyÂ andÂ Rolling Stone.Â In 2015, the singer/songwriter released his debut album,Â Bronco, which includes the RIAA Platinum-Certified No. 1 smash hit â€œLove You Like That.â€Â BroncoÂ debuted in the Top 5 on Billboardâ€™s Country Albums Chart and features 10 additional tracks.
Canaan just released a new digital-only track â€œThis Night Back,â€ listenÂ HERE.
Dynamic newcomers Jackie Lee, Chris Bandi and Eric Van Houten will join Canaan for select dates on the LONG WAY FROM THE FREEWAY TOUR. Jackie recently released his current single â€œGetting Over Youâ€ while Chris Bandi and Eric Van Houten have been named some of the most exciting up-and-coming singer/songwriters in Nashville.
19â€”Des Moines IAâ€”Woolyâ€™s *
20â€”Champagne ILâ€”The City Center *
21â€”Geneva ILâ€”Grunt Fest
26â€”Darlington SCâ€”Carolina Nightlife
27â€”Myrtle Beach SCâ€”The Boathouse
28â€”Raleigh NCâ€”Lincoln Theater (w/ Gary Allan and LANco)
2â€”Knoxville TNâ€”Cotton Eyed Joe *
3â€”Rootstown OHâ€”The Dusty Armadillo
4â€”Mt Laurel NJâ€”Prospectorâ€™s
9â€”Bakersfield CAâ€”Crystal Palace
10â€”San Jose CAâ€”Rodeo Club
12â€”Dana Point CAâ€”Driftwood Festival
17â€”Shelby Township NJâ€”Coyote Joeâ€™s **
18â€”Indianapolis INâ€”8 Seconds Saloon **
30â€”Warrendale PAâ€”Jergelâ€™s ***
1â€”Buffalo NYâ€”VENU Buffalo ***
2â€”Jordan NYâ€”Kegâ€™s Canalside ***
*Â with Chris Bandi
**Â with Jackie Lee
***with Jackie Lee and Eric Van Houten
For more information on Canaan and theÂ Long Way From The Freeway Tour, visitÂ www.CanaanSmith.com.