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July 28, 2011 ““ Los Angeles, CA ““ Southern California country/Americana musician  Nick 13 has announced additional dates to his much anticipated US tour.   Heartfelt singer-songwriter Audra Mae will tour in support in August and former frontman for The Juliana Theory and thriving Americana artist  Brett Detar will support in September and October.   Tour dates and ticket info can be found  here.
Hitting the road in support of his critically acclaimed, self-titled debut, Nick 13 will entertain packed venues across the country beginning in August with his blissful amalgam of honky-tonk, roots, country western and American music.
Known by many as the frontman for the internationally celebrated dark rock trio Tiger Army, Nick 13 is blazing new trails as a country music artist to the delight of fans and critics alike.   In a recent interview with, Nick 13 talks about his passion for vintage country and his transition from rock star to country artist.   It doesn’t make sense on the surface to some folks how I could come from that sort of background musically and be as into country as I am, but that’s the real connection. It’s raw emotion, and it’s honest. That’s the thing they really share.”   Read the entire interview here:
Critics are abuzz with Nick 13’s new solo album, which recently entered Billboard charts at #132,   #2 Heatseekers and #22 Country Albums, calling it a set of stylishly evocative originals” (Philadelphia Inquirer) and a gorgeous tribute to the best country formulas out of Nashville’s golden music era in the 1960’s” (
Check out what other critics are saying!
Nick 13″²s brand of barroom Bakersfield country is nothing short of pure enjoyment.” ““
His self-titled solo debut is a beaut of dyed-in-the-wool hillbilly and honky-tonk, performed straight as an arrow with the skill of a master practitioner.” ““
Unlike anything currently on Country radio, this album leaves me close to speechless.“ ““
Nick 13 has made one of the hands down, most solid country-western albums in a very long time.” ““
It’s worth your time to listen to the entire album from beginning to end” ““
It’s as though Nick 13 has found his true voice in country music and his dreamy crooning was made for his new honky-tonk, hillbilly digs.” ““
it’s good and as country as you can get.” ““
Don’t miss country music’s newest star on tour this fall!
Nick 13 Tour Dates:
Aug 11 – Velvet Jones – Santa Barbara, CA
Aug 12 – SLO Brewing – San Luis Obispo, CA
Aug 13 – The Alley – Reno, NV
Aug 15 – Aladdin Theatre – Portland, OR
Aug 16 – Tractor Tavern – Seattle, WA
Aug 18 – Amoeba ““ San Francisco, CA
Aug 19 – Great American Music Hall – San Francisco, CA
Aug 20 – Rio Theatre – Santa Cruz, CA
Sept 12 – The Rhythm Room ““ Phoenix, AZ
Sept 13 – Launchpad ““ Albuquerque, NM
Sept 15 – Club Dada ““ Dallas, TX
Sept 16 – Continental Club ““ Houston, TX
Sept 17 – Sam’s Burger Joint ““ San Antonio, TX
Sept 18 – Austin City Limits Music Festival – Austin, TX
Sept 21 – Local 506 ““ Chapel Hill, NC
Sept 22 – Ottobar ““ Baltimore, MD
Sept 24 – The Bell House ““ Brooklyn, NY
Sept 26 – Firehouse 13 ““ Providence, RI
Sept 27 – Mohawks Place ““ Buffalo, NY
Sept 28 – Grog Shop ““ Cleveland Heights, OH
Sept 29 – Southgate House ““ Newport, KY
Sept 30 ““ TBA ““ Chicago, IL
Oct 1 – Shank Hall ““ Milwaukee, WI
Oct 2 – 7th Street Entry ““ Minneapolis, MN
Oct 4 – Knuckleheads Saloon – Kansas City, MO
Oct 5 – Waiting Room ““ Omaha, NE
Oct 7 – Black Sheep ““ Colorado Springs, CO
Oct 8 – State Theatre ““ Salt Lake City, UT
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