Friday, February 28 & Saturday, February 29, 2020
Benefitting ACM Lifting Lives
Tickets go on sale this Friday at 10 am at billybobstexas.com
MIDLAND returns to Billy Bob’s for back to back concerts to close out February on LEAP YEAR. Midland’s two previous concerts at The World’s Largest Honkytonk have been sellouts. Their music video “Burn Out” was filmed in one single take at Billy Bob’s and has 22 million YouTube views.
These 2 shows will benefit The Academy Of Country Music Lifting Lives initative.
More About Midland: Hailing from Dripping Springs, TX lead vocalist Mark Wystrach fronts Midland’s rich sound that is rounded out with lead guitarist Jess Carson and bass player Cameron Duddy. Rooted in tradition in both sound and style, the trio initially garnered attention playing clubs in the region. Their freshman album, ON THE ROCKS was declared “the year’s best Country album” by Washington Post and earned the No. 1 position on Billboard’s Top Country Album Sales chart upon release. Their debut No. 1 single “Drinkin’ Problem,” earned the band their first GRAMMY Awards nominations for Best Country Song and Best Country Duo/Group Performance. Midland was also named New Vocal Group of the Year at the 2018 ACM Awards. The band recently “Mr. Lonely,” the first single off their second album “Let It Roll”. The video stars actor Dennis Quaid starring as “Mr. Lonely.”
ACM Lifting Lives is the philanthropic arm of the Academy of Country Music dedicated to improving lives through the power of music. With generous donations and the support of artists and fans, ACM Lifting Lives has funded national music therapy programs serving various mental and physical health organizations. The Academy of Country Music and ACM Lifting Lives® have a 50-year history of charitable giving and since 2008, ACM Lifting Lives® has given more than $6 million dollars to more than 150 worthy causes.
Friday, February 28 & Saturday, February 29
House band 8 pm | Showroom: MIDLAND at 10:30 pm
($1 from every ticket goes to ACM Lifting Lives)