Paisley’s virtual reality world tour

DUE to his highly successful 2011 tour Brad Paisley has announced an Irish date on his Virtual Reality World Tour for 2012 at The O2, Dublin on November 13. The special guest on the tour will be The Band Perry.

Paisley is a consummate singer, songwriter, guitarist and entertainer, which has earned him three GRAMMYs, 14 Academy of Country Music Awards and 14 Country Music Association Awards including Entertainer of the Year for 2010. He has placed 20 singles at the top of the charts, the latest a duet with Carrie Underwood, “Remind Me.”

Paisley’s current album, This Is Country Music, debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums chart and is his sixth consecutive studio album to debut as the nation’s country best-seller. He released his first book, Diary of a Player, on Nov. 1 and was on the New York Times Best Seller list for two weeks. Paisley’s 2011 H2O II: Wetter & Wilder Tour played to over one million fans in the U.S. and Europe. His 2012 Virtual Reality World Tour kicked off on January 12 in Grand Rapids, MI and has played to over 395,451 fans, including a sold-out crowd of 38,000 at Wrigley Field on June 9.

The Band Perry has emerged as one of the fastest-rising Country acts since releasing their 2010 Republic Nashville debut album – The Band Perry. The project has sold in excess of one million copies and produced the Quadruple-Platinum, #1 hit “If I Die Young” and two Gold-certified singles – the 2–week #1 song “All Your Life” and “You Lie.”

Their latest offering, “Postcard From Paris,” is already in the Top 15 and promises to be their next big HIT! The sibling trio was named both the 2011 ACM and CMA Awards’ New Artist of the Year. Collectively, they also earned the 2011 CMA Award for Single of the Year while Kimberly was honored with Song of the Year for penning “If I Die Young.”

Other honors for The Band Perry include the 2011 CMT Music Award for Breakthrough Video of the Year, the “Best New Live Act” Award sponsored by Nationwide Insurance, as well as Teen Choice, AMA, ACA and Billboard Music Award nominations. Most recently, The Band Perry has been nominated for the Teen Choice Awards’ Choice Country Group and CMT Music Awards’ Group Video of the Year. For more on The Band Perry, visit thebandperry.com.

Tickets for Brad Paisley with special guest The Band Perry on November 13 are on sale at 9am on Friday 29th June from Ticketmaster outlets and online at www.ticketmaster.ie.

Ticket Information: Tickets from €44.05 inclusive of booking fee are on sale this Friday 29 June at 9am from Ticketmaster outlets and online at www.ticketmaster.ie.

Ticket Information: Tickets from €44.05 inclusive of booking fee are on sale this Friday 29 June at 9am from Ticketmaster outlets and online at www.ticketmaster.ie.

For more see: www.bradpaisley.com / www.mcd.ie.