POSTED AT 12:41PM ON May 15, 2013
Congrats to Dwight for his nomination for Artist of the Year in the 2013 Americana Honors and Awards!
The Americana Honors & Awards, presented by Nissan, returns to the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN on September 18, 2013 (as part of the Americana Music Festival - September 18-22, 2013 at venues throughout Nashville).
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POSTED AT 01:04PM ON Apr 30, 2013
RollingStone.com reviewed Dwight's recent two-night set of shows at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium. Before the show, Dwight shared: "My career has not been [in Nashville]... I remember the first time I walked in and stood there, you feel the haunted energy of all those legendary country artists...It's always an experience performing the Hallowed Hall."
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POSTED AT 03:04PM ON Mar 26, 2013
American Songwriter recently featured Dwight's hit "A Thousand Miles From Nowhere" in their "Behind The Song" series. The nearly 20 year old heartbreak song from the albumThis Time continues to stand as strong as anything in Dwight's catalog. American Songwriter exclaims, "Pretty much everyone experiences the pain of love at some time in their lives, but seldom has the agony of having had one's soul gutted been communicated in a song the way Yoakam does in this one." "A Thousand Miles From Nowhere" sat at #2 on the country charts in the U.S. and at #3 in Canada in 1993.
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POSTED AT 04:46PM ON Mar 21, 2013
Country's Hottest Bachelor is back again and let's face it - we all know who the winner should be. We voted Dwight into the top three a couple years back, but never again will we let the gold slip from our fingers. 2013 is Dwight's year, so let's get him to the top.
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POSTED AT 05:48PM ON Feb 20, 2013
POSTED AT 05:14PM ON Feb 14, 2013
Dwight's return to Nashville's Ryman Auditorium on April 12 sold out in less than 30 minutes after tickets went on sale! In light of the sold out show, Dwight has added a second date at The Ryman Auditorium for April 13. Tickets for the additional show go on sale tomorrow (Feb. 15)!
Head over to the Ryman Auditorium's website for more information!Read More
POSTED AT 06:03PM ON Feb 05, 2013
On April 12, Dwight will headline Nashville's famous Ryman Auditorium. It will be his first time back to the historic venue since 2005. Regarding the Ryman, Dwight exclaims, "from the moment you step inside, you can feel that you have entered a hallowed chamber occupied by the essence of the great."
Tickets for the concert go on sale Friday, February 8 at 10 a.m. CT.
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POSTED AT 08:01PM ON Jan 25, 2013
Dwight joined Piers Morgan to discuss 3 Pears and the hot topic, Gun Control. When asked about his thoughts on guns, Dwight responded "guns are very serious instruments of survival and defense. But they are weapons. They are dangerous weapons. And you got to be very cautious with them, around them, about them."Read More
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