GLENS FALLS – Billy Gilman will entertain fans of all ages ‘Close Up’ at the Wood Theater in Glens Falls on Saturday, January 28, 2023. Gilman burst onto the national stage in 2000 releasing the hit single ‘One Voice.’ His debut album was certified double platinum in the United States, and he was included in the Guinness Book of World Records for being the youngest singer to ever reach #1 on the Billboard Top Country Album charts. He has sold ten million albums worldwide and garnered awards and nods from The Grammy’s, the Academy of Country Music, the Country Music Association, Billboard Magazine, and the American Music Association. Gilman is eager to share his new music, and his new sound, with his fans after soaring to the finale of NBC’s ‘The Voice’ (Season 11).
Following the success of two sold out Randy Travis shows (9/11/22), Kevin Richards’ Country Concerts ‘Close Up’ announces more Grammy & CMA Nominees and Winners to play intimate shows at the Charles R. Wood Theater in Glens Falls, NY. Kevin Richards, 7 Time CMA Broadcast Nominee and Winner, launched the series with Grammy Legend Randy Travis in September. Richards’ mission is to put talented throwback singers and songwriters back in the spotlight, up close and personal, in a charming hometown atmosphere, where you can see and hear every note.
Sat. 11/26/22- Christmas With Liberace & Elvis! A fun Christmas Show for your friends & family to kick off the holiday season. Featuring David Maiocco as Liberace and Drew Polsun as Elvis. Maiocco was awarded the Backstage Bistro Award for Outstanding Music Direction in 2000 and The MAC (Manhattan Association of Cabarets and Clubs) Award for Best Musical Director in 2002. Polsun is one of the most popular Northeast Elvis performers, originating in Glens Falls, NY.
Sun 11/27/22- Ty Herndon: Grammy Nominated and Dove Award Winning Artist with 17 Billboard Hits! ‘Living In A Moment’ ‘A Man Holdin’ On (To A Woman Letting Go)’ ‘Loved Too Much’ ‘It Must Be Love’ ‘Steam’ ‘Hands Of A Workin’ Man’ ‘No Mercy’, and the new hit, currently climbing the charts, ”Till You Get There’! Regional favorite Mike-Bear opens the show.
Sun 12/18/22 Aaron Tippin: ACM Nominee with 30 Years Of Country Radio Hits! ‘You’ve Got To Stand For Something’ ‘Workin’ Man’s Phd’ ‘I Got It Honest’ ‘That’s As Close As I’ll Get To Loving You’ ‘Kiss This’ ‘Where The Stars And Stripes and Eagle Fly’ and ‘My Blue Angel’. New England duo Martin & Kelly opens the show.
Sat. 1/28/23 Billy Gilman: Grammy Nominee, American Music Award Winner and Runner Up of NBC’s ‘The Voice’! ‘One Voice’ ‘Oklahoma’ ‘There’s A Hero’ ‘When We Were Young’ ‘I Surrender’ and ‘Got It Get It Good’. Glens Falls family trio, Bravely, opens the show.
Sun. 3/12/23 TBA: Grammy Winning Grand Ole Opry Star TBA
Sat. 4/22/23 Suzy Bogguss: Grammy, CMA & ACM Winner! ‘Hey Cinderella’ ‘Aces’ ‘ Drive South’ ‘Letting Go’ ‘Two Step ‘Round The Christmas Tree’ ‘Outbound Plane’ ‘Hopelessly Yours’ and ‘Someday Soon’. North Country favorite Ryan Clark opens the show.
Sun. 5/14/23 Conway Twitty Tribute, featuring son Michael Twitty! A tribute to the legendary CMA Winner and Member of both the Country Music & Rockabilly Hall Of Fames. Memories Of Conway LIVE ‘Hello Darlin’ ‘Tight Fittin’ Jeans’ ‘It’s Only Make Believe’ ‘Slow Hand’ and ‘That’s My Job’. Thomas Edison Hall Of Fame inductee Marty Wendell opens the show.