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Dwight Added to List of Performers at Golden Anniversary CMA Awards

on October 26, 2016 - 8:03pm

Tune-in alert! Set those DVRs or tune-in LIVE next Wednesday, Nov. 2 to the 50th Anniversary CMA Awards to see Dwight perform live from Nashville! 8/7c on ABC. 



Enter to win a SIGNED copy of 'Swimmin' Pools, Movie Stars...' on blue vinyl!

on September 28, 2016 - 2:52pm

Dwight has signed 5 copies of his bluegrass album Swimmin' Pools, Movie Stars...on BLUE vinyl and you can enter to win one!

Get all the details and enter for your chance to win HERE!


Dwight’s New Album, ‘Swimmin’ Pools, Movie Stars…” Available Now!

on September 23, 2016 - 11:43am

Dwight’s new album, Swimmin Pools, Movie Stars is available today!

The 12-track album features bluegrass reinventions from his extensive catalog and one notable cover – Prince’s “Purple Rain.”

This project reflects the love for bluegrass music that Dwight developed at an early age in Kentucky, which has inspired him for many years.

“Not only is this album a chance for Yoakam to prove that his material does in fact work in a bluegrass context, but he also reinterprets his songs with some of the genre’s most celebrated pickers behind him…” - NPR

Get the new album via iTunes or Amazon!



Watch Dwight’s Bluegrass Set at AmericanaFest Live Via Live Nation!

on September 21, 2016 - 11:50am

Dwight is playing Nashville’s Mercy Lounge tonight as a part of Americana Fest and you can watch it LIVE!

Just tune in to Live Nation’s Facebook  or YouTube page at 11pm CST / 9pm PST to see it! 



Pre-Order Dwight’s New Album + Get “Purple Rain” Instantly

on September 16, 2016 - 5:15pm

Dwight put his own bluegrass spin on Prince’s mega hit “Purple Rain” for his new album, Swimmin’ Pools, Movie Stars…pre-order your copy today and get “These Arms” and “Guitars, Cadillacs” instantly! 

Via Rolling Stone:

In April of this year, Dwight Yoakam and his band spent four days in a recording studio, working up 13 tracks for Swimmin' Pools, Movie Stars…, his upcoming album featuring bluegrass renderings of some of the Kentucky native's best-known tunes.



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