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Stagecoach Country Music Festival 2013 Official Lineup Announced

One of country music's premiere festivals, the Stagecoach Country Music Festival in the Mojave desert town of Indio, California, has today announced the lineup for its 2013 extravaganza.

Headliners for the seventh annual, three-day Stagecoach festival include Toby KeithHank Williams, Jr.Trace AdkinsLady AntebellumDierks BentleyDwight YoakamDarius Rucker, and the Zac Brown Band.

In addition, the festival will--as it has before--feature indie artists and others whose music blends genres such as rock, soul, blues, and country. This year watch out for Roger McGuinn of the Byrds, Texas stalwart Commander Cody, alt-country/bluegrass group Old Crow Medicine Show, singer-songwriter Justin Townes Earle (son of country/folk icon Steve Earle), and folk-flecked group John Reilly and Friends (featuring actor John C. Reilly and originally planned as part of this year's Railroad Revival Tour).

And finally, one thing that makes this festival so impressive is the number of classic country artists who are brought into the mix with contemporary headliners. This year the list of country legends includes recent Country Music Hall of Fame inductee Connie Smith, rock and country pioneer Jerry Lee LewisCharley PrideTanya Tucker, and Don Williams (who recently released a beautiful album featuring Keith Urban and Vince Gill).

As you can see, the roster this year is both impressive and rather long, so you can peruse the full list below at your leisure.

2013 Stagecoach Country Music Festival Lineup:

Friday, April 26th

Saturday, April 27th

Sunday, April 28th

When: Three days of music, Friday, April 26th, Saturday, April 27th and Sunday, April 28th, 2013!

Where: The beautiful Empire Polo Club in Indio, California

Tickets: Tickets on sale Saturday, October 20 at 10am Three-day general admission weekend passes are $239 with layaway available. New for 2013 all taxes, shipping and fees are included in listed ticket prices. What you see is what you pay. Reserved seating options are also available. Children 10 and under are free.

Organizers are also pleased to introduce the NEW “Stagecoach RV Resort” providing a more private, personal and comfortable camping experience. All interested RV campers MUST submit a formal application available at prior to October 15 at 10am PDT. Only approved applications will have the ability to purchase a spot which accommodates up to six (6) people. Dry RV, tent and car camping have been discontinued for 2013.

For complete festival information, to review reserved seating options or to apply for an RV spot in the Stagecoach RV Resort, please

Highlights from the 2012 Stagecoach festival:

- Jorge Lopez, KFRG/Riverside and Kurt Wolff, CBS Local

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