This Musician Used to Play with Johnny Cash – Now, See Him with His Own Group This Weekend
This Saturday, take a trip out West – musically speaking, of course – when Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives come to Baton rouge. The headliner will perform live at Manship Theatre on February 16th beginning at 7:30 p.m.
Marty Stuart is a five-time GRAMMY-winner, platinum recording artist, Lifetime Achievement Award recipient from the Americana Music Association, Grand Ole Opry star, country music archivist, photographer, musician, and songwriter. Since starting out singing gospel as a child, Stuart has spent over four decades celebrating American roots music. His teenage years on tour with bluegrass legend Lester Flatt in the ’70s were followed by six years in Johnny Cash’s band in the ’80s, and a chart-topping tenure as a solo artist in the ’90s.
Marty Stuart released Way Out West on Superlatone on March 10, 2017, and MOJO named it one of their “Best Americana Albums of 2017.” The album was conceived as a love letter to the promised land of California by one of Country music’s living legends, who has played with everyone from Johnny Cash to Lester Flatt.
Stuart and his band recently won the award for “Duo/Group of the Year” at the Americana Music Association’s 16th Annual Americana Honors & Awards. Previous winners of this prestigious award include The Avett Brothers, Drive-By Truckers, and Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell.
Additionally, Stuart hosts a Late Night Jam at The Ryman, a yearly tradition which kicks off the CMA Music Festival, with recent guests including Dolly Parton, Jerry Lee Lewis, Neko Case, Eric Church, Chris Stapleton, Maren Morris, Dan Auerbach and many more.
Don’t miss your opportunity to see the prolific Marty Stuart live at Manship Theatre! Tickets begin at $53 and may be purchased online at www.manshiptheatre.org. VIP packages are also available.
Community interaction is an important part of life, which is why The Crossing Apartments in Denham Springs, Louisiana is urging you to join in the all of the excitement at this event! Don’t be shy—plenty of fun awaits in the greater neighborhood beyond our beautiful apartment community.
Saturday, February 16, 2019—7:30 PM
Event Venue Location:
100 Lafayette Street
Baton Rouge, Lousiana 70801