(First published in the October 11, 2018 issue of City Pages)
WEDNESDAY 10/17 | GRAND THEATER, WAUSAU
Tracy Lawrence is easily one of the most recognizable voices in country music. Since the 1991 debut of his first album Sticks and Stones, this country icon has had more than 40 songs on the Billboard charts, including an incredible 18 number one singles. He’s sold over 13 million albums, and has won several CMA and ACM Awards. Hear all of his hit songs including “Lessons Learned,” “Alibis,” “Find Out Who Your Friends Are,” “Paint Me a Birmingham,” and “Time Marches On.” This country legend presents a night of country music you’ll never forget. 7:30 pm. Tickets start at $30. Grandtheater.org, 715-842-0988.
THURSDAY 10/18 | CAMPANILE CENTER, MINOCQUA
Named after a haunting Bob Dylan song, Farewell Angelina is an all-female country group with four powerhouse vocalists, dynamic songwriters and multi-instrumentalists. The group is formed by longtime friends who all met pursuing their dreams in Nashville. Traveling across the country, Farewell Angelina has opened for famed country acts including Kenny Chesney, Old Dominion, Frankie Ballard, Jake Owen, Billy Currington, Trace Adkins and more. With a stellar blend of heart-stopping harmonies and blazing violins, it’s no surprise they were named one of Rolling Stone’s New Artist You Need to Know. 7 pm. $29 in advance, $35 at door. Tickets: campanilecenter.org.
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