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JOSHUA RAY WALKER DEBUTS AT LOUISIANA GRANDSTAND FEB 11th!


SATURDAY FEB 11, 2023 @ 7PM - Doors 6:30. Tickets on sale now.

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Press Release:

Louisiana Grandstand presents the debut of Joshua Ray Walker in concert at the historic WDC Theater (802 Margaret Place) in Shreveport, LA. JRW takes the stage to perform some of his biggest hits in an acoustic solo set. Featured to open for him is Shreveporter Jimmy Wooten. Jimmy, who toured for years with country music legend Neal McCoy, is breaking out in his music career.


About Joshua Ray Walker: On his new album See You Next Time, Texas-bred singer/songwriter Joshua Ray Walker shares an imagined yet truthful portrait of a brokedown honky-tonk and themisfits who call it home: barflies and wannabe cowboys, bleary-eyed dreamers and hopelessly lost souls. His third full-length in three years, the album marks the final installment in a trilogy that originated with Walker’s globally acclaimed 2019 debut Wish You Were Here and its equally lauded follow-up Glad You Made It (the #5 entry on Rolling Stone’s Best Country and Americana Albums of 2020 list).

“The whole idea with the trilogy was to use the honky-tonk as a setting where all these different characters could interact with each other,” says Walker, who drew immense inspiration from the local dive bars he first started sneaking into and gigging at as a teenager growing up in East Dallas. “In my mind, this album’s taking place on the night before the bar closes forever—the songs are just me taking snapshots of that world, and all the moments that happen in it.”

Like its predecessors, See You Next Time came (see more)


About Louisiana Grandstand: Louisiana Grandstand is a concert & event production company located in Shreveport, LA. Louisiana Grandstand was founded to promote and grow the historic music scene of Northwest Louisiana. It began with the concert series, the Shreveport Opry, a monthly showcase for rising regional musicians. For more information, please visit LouisianaGrandstand.com

About WDC Theater: The WDC Theater located upstairs inside the historic Woman's Department Club is a rare century old theater with unparalleled acoustics in the heart of Shreveport. Located off of Line Avenue next door to the Shreveport Little Theater, this venue has been exclusive and rarely visited by the public for nearly a century. For more information, please visit WDCShreveport.com

For media inquiries: Email info@louisianagrandstand.com

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