Sturgill Simpson is a singer-songwriter from Jackson, Kentucky. Simpson’s road to stardom took a winding path, with the artist spending time traveling the world in the Navy, before moving between hard labor jobs and musical ambitions. Stugill Simpson’s first major foray into music was with the band Sunday Valley. Strurgill was the lead vocals and guitar for Sunday Valley, off and on from 2004-2012, before the bluegrass band eventually disbanded in 2012. The breakup of Sunday Valley may have been the best thing to happen to Sturgill Simpson’s career, as he set off on his solo project. Simpson’s solo career quickly came to life, with the artist releasing his first album in 2013 titled High Top Mountain. In true Nashville country fashion, the album was self-funded and released. High Top Mountain sold over 10,000 records and reached the top 40 on the US Country charts. The debut album for Sturgill Simpson led to further success, with the performer releasing his 2nd album only a year later. The album titled Metamodern Sounds in Country Music. The album was an instant success, selling more than 100,000 copies, and introduced Sturgill Simpson to thousands of new fans around the world. Sturgill Simpson joined tours with Dwight Yoakam and Willie Nelson before embarking on a major headling tour in 2015. Since the release of Metamodern Sounds in Country Music, Sturgill Simpson has been one of the hottest names in country music, and demand for tickets to see the up and coming artists have been on the rise.
Sturgill Simpson Living the Dream Tour 2015
The Living the Dream Tour is the first major full-length tour for Sturgill Simpson. The tour supports Strugill Simpson’s breakout album Metamodern Sounds in Country music and runs from September through November 2015. Simpson will across the country, including major festivals like Austin City Limits as well as more intimate venues such as New York’s Beacon Theatre. Sturgill Simpson has quickly become one of the hottest names in country music and Living the Dream Tour tickets have become some of the most sought after in 2015.