The Dixie Chicks to launch US tour next summer
The Dixie Chicks are ready to party in the USA. The Grammywinning group will kick off its “DCX MMXVI World Tour” on June 1 in Cincinnati. It wraps up the tour Oct 10 in Los Angeles. Tickets go on sale Friday. The group will visit more than 40 cities, including New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Detroit, Dallas, and Toronto.
The Dixie Chicks are Natalie Maines, Emily Robison and Martie Maguire. Their last album - “Taking the Long Way” - was in 2006. Robison and Maguire, who are sisters, teamed up to form the duo Court Yard Hounds and released two albums. Maines released a solo album in 2013. The Dixie Chicks’ North American tour will follow the group’s European tour that begins in April.
The Dixie Chicks, Emily Robison, left, Natalie Maines, center, and Martie Maguire, who earned five Grammy nominations, arrive for the 49th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. — AP