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Dwight Down Under

Dwight Yoakam
Sep 13, 2012 Updated Jan 31, 2013

Country superstar Dwight Yoakam is heading to Australia...

Dwight has locked in a string of shows - in Melbourne, Wollongong, Sydney, Newcastle, Tamworth, Toowoomba, Rockhampton, Townsville and Cairns - in support of his latest album 3 Pears, due for release on September 21.

The record - Dwight's 26th - is also produced by Dwight, with 2 tracks co-produced by Beck.

Tour Dates:

October 27, Melbourne, Palais
October 29, Wollongong, Entertainment Centre
October 30, Sydney, Capitol Theatre
November 4, Newcastle, Entertainment Centre
November 5, Tamworth, Entertainment Centre
November 6, Toowoomba, Recreation Centre
November 8, Rockhampton, Music Bowl
November 11, Townsville, Entertainment Centre
November 12, Cairns, Convention Centre

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Dwight David Yoakam (born October 23, 1956) is an American singer-songwriter, actor and film director, most famous for his pioneering country music. Popular since the early 1980s, he has recorded more than 21 albums and compilations, charted more than 30 singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts, and sold more than 25 million records. Yoakam has recorded 5 Billboard #1 Albums, 12 Gold...

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