Merle Haggard, The Avetts and Trampled By Turtles Included in Initial Stagecoach Lineup
Stagecoach: California’s Country Music Festival will return to Indio, CA on April 24 and 25. The two-day event will once again take place at the Empire Polo Club, the famed site of Coachella and Phish’s Festival 8. Keith Urban and Toby Keith will both headline the event for the first time, while Brooks & Dunn and Sugarland will both return for the first time since 2007. Gary Allan, Phil Vassar, Merle Haggard, The Oak Ridge Boys, Jamey Johnson, Ray Price, Carlene Carter, Joey + Rory, BJ Thomas, The Avett Brothers, Bobby Bare, Nick 13, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, Baxter Black, Steel Drivers, Easton Corbin, Mallary Hope, Chuck Mead, Mary Gauthier, Bill Anderson, Waddie Mitchell and Trampled By Turtles around out the event’s initial lineup. Several additional country, bluegrass, alt-country and roots-rock groups will be added to the event’s lineup in the coming months.