For the City Times
Brett Eldredge, Country Music Association’s 2014 New Artist of the Year, will perform at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point this fall.
The concert will be held at 7:30 PM on Saturday, Oct. 10, at the Quandt Fieldhouse. Tickets will go on sale Monday, Aug. 10, for $30 plus service fees. General admission tickets may be purchased at University Information and Tickets in the Dreyfus University Center concourse, by calling 800-838-3378 or at http://tickets.uwsp.edu. Admission the day of the show is $35.
A native of Paris, Ill., Eldredge draws inspiration from Ray Charles, Ronnie Dunn and Frank Sinatra. He reached No. 1 on the country charts in 2013 with “Don’t Ya,” “Beat of the Music” and “Mean to Me” from his debut album, “Bring You Back.”
He recently released “Lose My Mind” as the first single from his second album. The full album, “Illinois,” will be released in September.
Eldredge has appeared on Today, Live with Kelly and Michael, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and Late Night with Seth Meyers. He has toured with Darius Rucker, Taylor Swift, Keith Urban and Billy Currington.