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50th Anniversary of "Sweetheart of the Rodeo" Tour


BYRDS CO-FOUNDERS ROGER MCGUINN AND CHRIS HILLMAN CELEBRATE THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF “SWEETHEART OF THE RODEO” WITH SPECIAL TOUR FEATURING MARTY STUART AND HIS FABULOUS SUPERLATIVES
DEBUT APPEARANCE CONFIRMED FOR MARTY STUART’S LATE NIGHT JAM IN NASHVILLE ON JUNE 6th AT THE RYMAN AUDITORIUM


On the 50th anniversary of their groundbreaking album, Sweetheart of the Rodeo, Byrds co-founders, Roger McGuinn and Chris Hillman will perform the album in its entirety and tell the stories that brought the album to life. They will also sing some other favorites from their long recording careers. The tour will stop in cities including Los Angeles, Albany, and Akron (dates below, with more to be announced soon) with a performance of a few songs off the album at Marty Stuart’s Late Night Jam on June 6th at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. McGuinn and Hillman will be joined on these dates by country legends Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives. Stuart himself plays the famous 1954 Fender Telecaster originally owned by legendary country-rock pioneer Clarence White, a performer on Sweetheart of the Rodeo.