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Courtyard Texas Music Series: Jim Lauderdale

Join us August 2 for Jim Lauderdale at Courtyard Theater for the Courtyard Texas Music Series!

Two-time Grammy-winning singer and master songwriter Jim Lauderdale is both a “songwriter’s songwriter,” who’s written/co-written many modern classics for iconic artists, as well as an intuitive sideman, who’s enhanced the music of a bevy of esteemed musicians. As a solo artist, since 1986 up until now, he’s created a body work spanning 28 albums of imaginative roots music, encompassing country, bluegrass, soul, R&B and rock. Along the way he’s won awards, garnered critical acclaim, and earned himself an engaged fan base. 

Throughout his three-decade career, Jim Lauderdale has helped pave the way for the current Americana movement, recording albums and writing songs that cross genres from country, rock, folk and bluegrass. Jim has written songs and worked with some of the finest artists in traditional and modern music, including Robert Hunter, Ralph Stanley, Elvis Costello, George Strait, Buddy Miller, Lucinda Williams, John Oates, Solomon Burke, Lee Ann Womack, Old Crow Medicine Show, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Blake Shelton, the Dixie Chicks, Vince Gill, Patty Loveless, and Gary Allan among many, many others. He also co-hosts a weekly radio show on SiriusXM with Buddy Miller, “The Buddy & Jim Show,” which NPR’s Fresh Air described as “…highly entertaining…” He is also co-host of Music City Roots, the weekly live and radio, podcast and PBS series.

The remaining 2018 Courtyard Texas Music Series concert dates are:

August 2
September 6
October 4
November 1

Single concert tickets will be available before each concert. Sales for each concert open the Monday before the previous concert in the series. For example, sales for April open Monday, February 26, which is just before the March concert.  For more information, contact Plano Stages at 972-941-5600.

Bio and photo courtesy of Jim Lauderdale’s Facebook page.

Event Details

Thursday, August 2, 2018
Time: 7:30 pm
Event Website
Courtyard Theater
1509 H Avenue
Plano, TX 75074 United States
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Phone: 972-941-5600
Cost: $29