NAMED ONE OF BILLBOARD’S MOST ANTICIPATED ALBUMS, HEARTACHE MEDICATION CAN BE STREAMED NOW VIA NPR FIRST LISTEN
PARDI TO CELEBRATE STREET WEEK WITH A LINE UP OF PERFORMANCES INCLUDING: PANDORA’S LIVE CONCERT SERIES (9/23), IHEART COUNTRY ALBUM RELEASE PARTY (9/26), ABC’S JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! OUTDOOR STAGE (9/30), AND HEADLINING TOUR DATES AT HAMMERSTEIN BALLROOM (9/27) AND THE RYMAN AUDITORIUM (10/1 & 10/2)
23 SEPTEMBER 2019 (TORONTO, ON) - ACM/CMA award-winning artist Jon Pardi is set to release his highly-anticipated album, Heartache Medication, on Friday, September 27 via Capitol Records Nashville/Universal Music Canada, the country's leading music company. Originally announced by the Associated Press, the critically acclaimed album was featured by The New York Times and named as one of Billboard’s Most Anticipated Albums of Fall 2019. Noted by NPR as “an emboldened work… a distilling of his sound into a more potent form that draws both vitality and assurance from his anything-but-sterile relationship to his tradition's modern era,” Heartache Medication can be streamed exclusively via NPR’s First Listen now ahead of its release Friday.
The California native kicks off a week of live performances and media beginning tonight with Pandora’s Live Concert Series broadcasting on SiriusXM’s The Highway (Ch. 35) from the Buckhead Theater in Atlanta. Later in the week, Pardi will take the stage for an exclusive performance from YouTube’s New York headquarters (9/25), and an iHeartCountry Album Release Party hosted by Bobby Bones (9/26) airing across iHeartMedia’s Country radio stations nationwide (HERE), before his headlining album release show at New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom (9/27), following a stop at AOL BUILD. On Monday (9/30) Pardi brings new music from Heartache Medication to the Jimmy Kimmel Live! outdoor stage before returning to Nashville for back-to-back, sold-out headlining shows at the famed Ryman Auditorium as part the Heartache Medication Tour.
Recognized for his "state-of-the-art blend of traditional instrumentation and progressive grooves that points to country's future” (Rolling Stone) and as “a leader among a growing number of artists …finding ways to freshen the sound” (People), Heartache Medication is the follow up to Pardi’s co-produced, Platinum-selling breakthrough #1 album California Sunrise, which featured Multi-Platinum, chart-topping hits including “Dirt on My Boots,” “Head Over Boots,” “Heartache on the Dancefloor” and “Night Shift.”
“Jon Pardi cut a path through modern country’s embrace of pop, hip-hop and EDM…” - The New York Times
“...an emboldened work… a distilling of his sound into a more potent form that draws both vitality and assurance from his anything-but-sterile relationship to his tradition's modern era.” - NPR
“...state-of-the-art blend of traditional instrumentation and progressive grooves that point to country's future...” - Rolling Stone
“...a leader among a growing number of artists bringing
back fiddle, steel and twang...” - People
“...even when he’s singing sad songs, he wants people to have a good time.” -Associated Press
About Jon Pardi
ACM/CMA award-winning artist Jon Pardi is gearing up for the release of his albumHeartache Medication, on Sept. 27th. Recognized for his “state-of-the-art blend of traditional instrumentation and progressive grooves that point to country's future,” (Rolling Stone) and as “a leader among a growing number of artists bringing back fiddle, steel and twang” (People), Pardi’s album Heartache Medication is the followup to his co-produced, platinum-selling breakthrough #1 album California Sunrise and multi-platinum, chart-topping hits “Dirt On My Boots,” “Head Over Boots,” “Heartache On The Dance Floor” and “Night Shift.” Following the release of his new album, Pardi will mark a career-first when he brings his headlining Heartache Medication Tour to the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville for two, sold-out shows, kicking off on Oct. 1st and 2nd. A pre-order of his highly-anticipated album Heartache Medication is available (HERE). For more information visit www.jonpardi.com.