PUEBLO, COLORADO- Three more acts will be gracing the stage along with headliner Toby Keith, for Bands in the Backyard 2015. To open for Toby Keith, will be none other than Grammy Nominated, Eli Young Band. With three number-one hits under their belt, EYB, is a surefire act that will bring some action to the Outpost Harley Davidson Stage on Friday night. Eli Young Band has earned Grammy nods for Best Duo/Group Performance, and for Best Country Song, as well as Single of the Year and Song of the Year nominations from both the CMA and ACM.
Saturday, the second day of the 2-Day music festival, will be kicked-off with Chris Janson, an accomplished singer/songwriter, a dynamic multi-instrumentalist, a compelling vocalist, and an unforgettable entertainer straight out of Nashville. Janson has toured Europe with Lynyrd Skynyrd and Hank Williams, Jr., he has shared the stage with Merle Haggard and Florida Georgia Line, and has written with Rodney Crowell and Duff McKagan, among others. Partying into the evening, Blackjack Billy, a return act from BIBY 2014, kicks it up a notch. Blackjack Billy is a Country Rock band based in Nashville, and describe as “Redneck Rock.” Their debut single, The Booze Cruise, was independently released in March 2013 and Sirius XM Satellite Radio’s new country channel The Highway began playing it as a ‘Highway Find’. Combined with BJB’s heavy touring schedule The Booze Cruise took off and has sold more than 250K digital downloads, even reaching Platinum status in Canada. With more acts to be added to the line-up for Bands in the Backyard 2015, it is sure to be one Backyard Party!
Tickets start at just $50, and will be on-sale soon online at the music festival’s website bandsinthebackyard.com
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