Andrew Combs

"My parents listened to a lot of Paul Simon, Simon and Garfunkel and James Taylor, and I've always been pretty into [Simon's] first few solo records," he explains. "Just the way he mixed cool musical ideas with interesting lyrics. I think that's what's missing in a lot of modern music. It's either really cool musically, or really cool lyrically. I wanted to try and merge those things. Why not? More people should." [interview with Rolling Stone]

Nashville-via-Dallas country singer Andrew Combs has been at it for all of the current decade. He self-released his debut Tennessee Time EP in 2010, and earlier this year he put out his second full length, All These Dreams, on Coin Records. You can watch the video for "Nothing to Lose" from the new album, below. Andrew also recently teamed up with Caitlin Rose and they co-wrote the song "What It Means To You." A video of them performing it for one of Langhorne Slim's Pink House Sessions is below, too.

Andrew has several tour dates coming up, including a few opening for Kacey Musgraves and a longer run opening for Nicki Bluhm and the Gramblers. The dates with Kacey include Long Island on July 18 at The Paramount, and the dates with Nicki include NYC on August 28 at Bowery Ballroom. Tickets for the Paramount and Bowery are on sale now. All dates are listed below.

Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers' newest album is Loved Wild Lost, which came out earlier this year on Little Sur Records. You can watch the video for "Waiting on Love" from that, below.

Kacey Musgraves

Kacey's newest, Pageant Material, came out just last week on Mercury. It's already gotten a lot of acclaim, ending up on best-albums-of-2015-so-far lists by A.V. Club and Rolling Stone, landing on the cover of FADER and scoring an 8.0 on Pitchfork. You can watch the video for "Biscuits" from that album, below.

Tour dates and videos below...

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Andrew Combs - "Nothing to Lose"

Andrew Combs & Caitlin Rose - "What It Means To You"

Nicki Bluhm and The Gramblers - "Waiting on Love"

Kacey Musgraves - "Biscuits"

Andrew Combs -- 2015 Tour Dates
Jul 01 Concerts in the Courtyard (FREE) Appleton, WI
Jul 02 FitzGerald's American Music Festival Berwyn, IL
Jul 15 Boot & Saddle Philadelphia, PA
Jul 16 Maine State Pier Portland, ME*
Jul 17 The Press Room Portsmouth, NH
Jul 18 The Paramount Huntington, NY*
Jul 22 Proud Larry's (FREE) Oxford, MS
Jul 23 Callaghan's Irish Social Club Mobile, AL
Jul 24 Cottonseed Studios Opelika, AL
Jul 25 Bragg Jam Music Festival Macon, GA
Aug 01 Reevestock Music Festival Elkin, NC
Aug 06 The HI-FI Indianapolis, IN
Aug 07 Mile of Music Festival Appleton, WI
Aug 19 Cedar Cultural Center Minneapolis, MN^
Aug 21 SHANK HALL Milwaukee, WI^
Aug 22 Lincoln Hall Chicago, IL^
Aug 25 Stage One Fairfield, CT^
Aug 26 Daryl's House Pawling, NY^
Aug 27 The Sinclair Cambridge, MA^
Aug 28 Bowery Ballroom New York, NY^
Aug 29 World Cafe Live Philadelphia, PA^
Aug 30 The Hamilton Washington, DC^
Sep 04 End of The Road Festival Dorset, United Kingdom
Sep 06 The Bullingdon Arms Oxford, United Kingdom
Sep 07 The Prince Albert Brighton, United Kingdom
Sep 08 Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen London, United Kingdom
Sep 09 The Maze Nottingham, United Kingdom
Sep 10 Voodoo Rooms Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Sep 11 Cluny 2 Newcastle, United Kingdom
Sep 12 The Fox And Newt Leeds, United Kingdom
Sep 13 The Railway | SC4M Festival 2015 Winchester, United Kingdom
Sep 19 AmericanaFest Nashville, TN

* - supporting Kacey Musgraves
^ - supporting Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers

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Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers -- 2015/2016 Tour Dates
Jul 03 High Sierra Music Festival Quincy, CA
Jul 11 Santa Cruz Mountain Sol Festival Felton, CA San Luis Obispo, CA
Jul 18 Northwest String Summit North Plains, OR
Jul 19 Roots of the Rock Revival Beaver, UT
Jul 23 Floyd Fest | July 23-24 Floyd, VA
Aug 08 Portland Lights Music Festival Portland, ME
Aug 13 Music on Main Victor, ID
Aug 15 Folks Festival Lyons, CO
Aug 17 Reverb Lounge Omaha, NE
Aug 19 The Cedar (w/ Andrew Combs) Minneapolis, MN
Aug 20 Majestic Theatre Madison, WI
Aug 21 SHANK HALL (w/ Andrew Combs) Milwaukee, WI
Aug 22 Lincoln Hall (w/ Andrew Combs) Chicago, IL
Aug 25 Stage One (w/ Andrew Combs) Fairfield, CT
Aug 26 Daryl's House (w/ Andrew Combs) Pawling, NY
Aug 27 The Sinclair (w/ Andrew Combs) Cambridge, MA
Aug 28 Bowery Ballroom (w/ Andrew Combs) New York, NY
Aug 29 World Cafe Live (w/ Andrew Combs) Philadelphia, PA
Aug 30 The Hamilton (w/ Andrew Combs) Washington, DC
Sep 01 The Southern (w/ John Moreland) Charlottesville, VA
Sep 02 Cat's Cradle - Back Room (w/ John Moreland) Carrboro, NC
Sep 03 Terminal West (w/ John Moreland) Atlanta, GA
Sep 04 Pour House Charleston, SC
Sep 05 St. Augustine 450th Anniversary Saint Augustine, FL
Sep 09 Launchpad Albuquerque, NM
Sep 11 Valley Bar Phoenix, AZ
Sep 18 Kaaboo | September 18-20 Del Mar, CA
Sep 19 Troubadour Los Angeles, CA
Sep 20 American River Music Festival Coloma, CA
Jan 06 Jam Cruise 14 | January 6-11 Miami, FL

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Kacey Musgraves -- 2015 Tour Dates
Sat, Jul 4, 2015 Austin 360 Amphitheater Austin, TX
Thu, Jul 9, 2015 Weesner Amphitheatre Apple Valley, MN
Fri, Jul 10, 2015 Windy City Smokeout Chicago, IL
Sat, Jul 11, 2015 Brenton Skating Plaza Des Moines, IA
Thu, Jul 16, 2015 Maine State Pier Portland, ME*
Fri, Jul 17, 2015 Boston Common Boston, MA
Sat, Jul 18, 2015 The Paramount Huntington, NY*
Fri, Jul 24, 2015 Florida Theatre Jacksonville Jacksonville, FL
Sat, Jul 25, 2015 Tropicana Field St. Petersburg, FL
Thu, Aug 27, 2015 Buckhead Theatre Atlanta, GA
Sat, Aug 29, 2015 River Roots Live Davenport, IA
Wed, Sep 2, 2015 Montalvo Arts Center Saratoga, CA
Thu, Sep 3, 2015 Britt Music & Arts Festival Jacksonville, OR
Sat, Sep 5, 2015 Bumbershoot Festival Seattle, WA
Mon, Sep 7, 2015 Alaska State Fair Palmer, AK
Fri, Sep 11, 2015 The Wiltern Los Angeles, CA
Fri, Sep 18, 2015 The Pageant Saint Louis, MO
Wed, Sep 23, 2015 Ryman Auditorium Nashville, TN
Thu, Sep 24, 2015 Ryman Auditorium Nashville, TN
Thu, Oct 1, 2015 Royal Oak Music Theatre Royal Oak, MI
Sat, Oct 3, 2015 The Trocadero Philadelphia, PA
Fri, Oct 9, 2015 The Howlin Wolf New Orleans, LA
Sun, Oct 11, 2015 Cain's Ballroom Tulsa, OK
Thu, Oct 15, 2015 Paramount Theater Charlottesvile, VA
Fri, Oct 16, 2015 Lincoln Theatre Washington, DC
Fri, Oct 23, 2015 College Street Music Hall New Haven, CT
Sat, Oct 24, 2015 Apollo Theatre New York, NY
Mon, Nov 9, 2015 The Sage Gateshead UK
Tue, Nov 10, 2015 The Institute Birmingham, UK
Thu, Nov 12, 2015 Academy 2 Dublin Ireland
Sun, Nov 15, 2015 O2 ABC Glasgow UK
Mon, Nov 16, 2015 Albert Hall Manchester, UK
Wed, Nov 18, 2015 Royal Albert Hall London UK
Fri, Nov 20, 2015 Knust Hamburg, Germany
Sun, Nov 22, 2015 Melkweg Amsterdam Netherlands

* - w/ Andrew Combs