One of country music's biggest rising stars at the moment is Zach Bryan, whose recently released major label debut American Heartbreak is also one of the year's best country albums. It has a whopping 34 songs, but it never drags, and the whole thing is endlessly listenable. Zach has clearly been on a creative hot streak, because now -- less than two months after American Heartbreak's release -- he returns with nine more songs, Summertime Blues. He's calling it an EP, even though it's longer than some artists' full-length albums, but hey, when your LPs have 34 songs, your EPs can have 9. Like the album, these songs are instantly-satisfying and effortless to listen to. Zach's a great storyteller and he really knows his way around a hook, and his songs are often deceptively breezy. Even the ones that sound carefree on the surface have layers of depth. Also a nice touch is the duet with Charles Wesley Godwin on "Jamie." Stream the new EP below.

Zach also has tons of tour dates coming up, including several with support from Charles Wesley Godwin. One of the shows with Charles is NYC's Rooftop at Pier 17 on September 27.

Zach also plays Lollapalooza, multiple stops of Willie Nelson's Outlaw Music Festival Tour (including Camden, NJ and Bethel Woods, NY), new Connecticut festival Sound on Sound, and much more. All dates are listed below.

Zach Bryan -- 2022 Tour Dates
July 15 Canby, OR Wild Hare Music Festival
July 15-17 Whitefish, MT Under The Big Sky Music & Arts Festival
July 22 Cleveland, OH Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica
July 23 Columbus, OH Buckeye Country Superfest
July 25 Indianapolis, IN T CU Amphitheater at White River State Park*
July 28 Chicago, IL Lollapalooza
July 29 Fort Smith, AR Peacemaker Music & Arts Festival
July 30 Atlanta, GA Mercedes-Benz Stadium
Aug 04 Chicago, IL Windy City Smoke Out
Aug 12 Gilford, NH Band of NH Pavilion^
Aug 13 Bethel, NY Bethel Woods Center^
Aug 14 Darien Center, NY Darien Lake Amphitheater^
Aug 18 Lewisburg, WV The State Fair of West Virginia
Aug 20 Alexandria, LA Bulls, Bands, Barrels
Sep 02 Weston, CO Caveman Music Festival
Sep 03 Snowmass Village, CO Jas Aspen Snowmass Labor Day Experience
Sep 10 Chattanooga, TN Moon River Music Festival
Sep 11 Franklin, TN FirstBank Amphitheater*
Sep 13 Asheville, NC Exploreashville.com Arena*
Sep 14 Raleigh, NC Red Hat Amphitheater*
Sep 16 Pryor, OK Born & Raised Festival
Sep 17 Columbia, MD Merriweather Post Pavilion^
Sep 19 Pittsburgh, PA Stage AE*
Sep 21 Boston, MA Roadrunner
Sep 23 Camden, NJ Waterfront Music Pavilion^
Sep 24-25 Bridgeport, CT Sound On Sound Festival
Sep 27 New York, NY The Rooftop at Pier 17*
Sep 29 Newport, KY Promo West Pavilion at Ovation*
Sep 30 Detroit, MI The Fillmore Detroit
Oct 02 Minneapolis, MN Surly Brewing Festival Field*
Oct 07 Austin, TX Austin City Limits
Oct 18 Los Angeles, CA The Wiltern*
Oct 19 Phoenix, AZ Arizona Federal Theatre
Oct 22 San Francisco, CA The Warfield
Oct 25 Seattle, WA WAMU Theater*
Nov 3 Denver, CO Red Rocks Amphitheater*
Nov 11 San Diego, CA Gallagher Square at Petco Park*

^ - Willie Nelson's Outlaw Music Festival Tour
* - w/ Charles Wesley Godwin

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