Having just been announced as the direct support for Luke Combs’ 2023 World Tour later this year, 49 Winchester today continue the good news with the addition of their debut London headline show, at Lafayette on October 22nd, 2023. Tickets on-sale this Friday from 10am GMT.
“Country Music’s Buzziest of Buzz Bands,” (Rolling Stone) have been on the road for the past year in support of their critically acclaimed New West Records debut Fortune Favors the Bold. The new album – listed as one of the best Country & Americana albums of 2022 by multiple platforms and outlets has quickly generated over 40 million global streams and over 17 million global streams for the single ‘Russell County Line’
The band has also been selected as a Spotify “Hot Country Artist to Watch in 2023” and an Apple Music “Country Riser in 2022.” ;Fortune Favors the Bold’ debuted at #7 on the Billboard Top New Artist Chart, #7 on the Billboard Current Country Chart, and #10 on the Billboard Folk Americana Chart as well.
49 Winchester have steadily become a must-see live act. Prior to their European tour supporting Luke Combs, the band will make their London debut this weekend (March 10-12) at the C2C: Country to Country Music Festival alongside Zac Brown Band, Midland, and more. They will return to the historic Grand Ole Opry stage for their second appearance & make their StageCoach debut in April. In September, the band will also return to the Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion, where they have solidified themselves as a fan favourite every year.
We are looking forward to talking to them at the C2C festival this weekend to get a look inside one of Country music’s latest rising artists!