Dwight Yoakam

Uncle Kracker, Dwight Yoakam among four artists to perform in Pocatello this summer

POCATELLO — Four more artists have been announced as performers at the Portneuf Health Trust Amphitheatre this summer. The Country Concert Series, which is powered by Idaho Central Credit Union and brings nine top country artists to both Boise and Pocatello, has announced that multi-platinum superstar Uncle Kracker will play at the amphitheater on Oct. 1. Tickets are available for this show now at ...
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19 Years Ago: Dwight Yoakam Receives a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Nineteen years ago today, on June 5, 2003, Dwight Yoakam was honored for his extraordinary music and acting careers with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Yoakam first moved to Los Angeles, Calif., in the late 1970s, as much for the musical influences of artists such as Clarence White, the Byrds and Gram Parsons as for the TV and film opportunities. It was while in the City of Angels that Yoakam found his signature honky-tonk sound, blending the country music he loved with the rock 'n' roll sounds that were permeating the airwaves.
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Dwight Yoakam cancels concert in Graham due to illness

GRAHAM (KFDX/KJTL) — Due to a non-COVID-related illness, Dwight Yoakam has canceled Saturday’s concert at the Food Truck Championship of Texas. The two time Grammy winning country artist announced the cancelation around 5 p.m. Friday evening on Facebook. Yoakam was set to perform at the Young County Arena. “Dear Dwight Yoakam Fans, due to a […]

80’s/90’s Country Superstar Dwight Yoakam in Shreveport This Week

Last fall, The Boot listed Dwight Yoakam's Top 10 Songs and for any true country fan over the age of 35, there's probably not a single one they can't sing along with. From "Guitars, Cadillacs" to "Streets of Bakersfield", "Little Sister", "Fast as You" and "Ain't That Lonely Yet", Yoakam renewed that Bakersfield Country sound first popularized by Buck Owens and Merle Haggard.

Dwight Yoakam to perform in Stiefel Theatre in September

Grammy Award winner Dwight Yoakam is coming to Salina. His performance is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Sept. 15 in the historic Stiefel Theatre, 151 S. Santa Fe Avenue. Tickets start at $88 and go on sale at noon Friday. You can purchase tickets in person at the Stiefel Theatre box office or online at
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Dwight Yoakam, Ice Cube, Dana Carvey Set for Fresno Fair Shows

Big Fresno Fair’s concert lineup has a little something for everybody in its first seven shows, which were announced Wednesday. The fair will kick off on Oct. 5 with a show featuring Grammy-winning country musician Dwight Yoakam, followed by rapper Ice Cube on Oct. 6, funk and soul band Tower of Power and comedian Paul Rodriguez on Oct. 11 sponsored by KMJ’s 100th Anniversary Celebration, country music band Midland on Oct. 12, comedian Dana Carvey on Oct. 13, Christian musician Phil Wickham on Oct. 14, and R&B musician Ashanti and rapper Baby Bash on Oct. 15.

Dwight Yoakam Coming to Salina

A country music legend is coming to Salina. Dwight Yoakam is coming to the Stiefel Theatre. According to the venue, Dwight Yoakam has sold more than 25 million albums worldwide, and he is a 21-time nominated, multiple GRAMMY Award winner. He has 12 gold albums and 9 platinum or multi-platinum albums, with five of those albums topping Billboard’s Country Albums chart and another 14 landing in the Top 10. Nearly 40 of Yoakam’s singles have charted on Billboard, with 14 peaking in the Top 10.