Willie Nelson, Alison Krauss coming to Augusta

  • Posted: Friday, February 21, 2014 3:44 p.m.
    UPDATED: Friday, February 21, 2014 10:57 p.m.

Separate, they are music legends. Together, there is no telling what will happen.

For the first time, Grammy-Award winning artists Willie Nelson and Alison Krauss are on the road together – and they are making a stop in Augusta.

The show will open on May 18 at 6 p.m. at the James Brown Arena.

Tickets of $39.50, $59.50 and $79.50 go on sale at 10 a.m. on Feb. 28.

The groups will travel to 34 other cities, according to a release.

Nelson will appear with his Family band, while Krauss will be with the band Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas.

“The two groups’ unique personalities combined with impeccable musicianship and decades of award-winning songs are sure to create a show full of unforgettable moments,” as stated in a release.

Folk trio The Devil Makes Three will also perform.

The James Brown Arena is located at 601 Seventh St.

For more information, call 877-428-4849 or visit www.augustaentertainmentcomplex.com.

Stephanie Turner graduated from Valdosta State University in 2012. She then signed on with the Aiken Standard, where she is now the arts and entertainment reporter.

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