Jason Isbell sells out EKU Center

Thursday, April 20, 2017

On Friday night, at long last, we have Isbell back for a show of his own, at the EKU Center for the Arts in Richmond. The downside is that if you don’t already have tickets, you’re out of luck. The performance has been sold out for weeks.

The concert will preface the release of a new Isbell record in June, the Dave Cobb-produced “The Nashville Sound.” Don’t let the title fool you, though. The record is said to be a return to the more band-oriented rock ’n’ roll of earlier Isbell works, including 2009’s “Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit” and 2011’s “Here We Rest.” Entertainment Weekly’s website is offering a preview listen to one of the new album’s tunes, “Hope the High Road.”

Read the full article at kentucky.com.