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Fronted by 12 x Golden Guitar-winner and multi ARIA Award-nominee Adam Brand, The Outlaws are an all-star line-up of Australian country music’s best-loved and most prolific names: Drew McAlister, Travis Collins, Matt Cornell and Mike Carr. Their highly anticipated debut self-titled album is out today and already topping the charts, including  #1 CMC track ‘Good Year for the Outlaw’ and the current single ‘I Fought the Law.’

The debut release is a fourteen-tracker, exploding with covers of country classics including ‘Way Out West’ and ‘Mamma Don’t Let Your Babies Grow To Be Cowboys.’ Also showing off classic rock favourites from across the years including Cold Chisel’s ‘Working Class Man’, to Queen’s ‘Fat Bottom Girls’ and Jet’s smash hit ‘Are You Gonna Be My Girl’. The album was recorded in Sydney’s Rancom Street Studios, produced by Adam Brand and engineered and mixed by Ted Howard.

Adam Brand and the Outlaws is what you get when you join one of the key artists of his generation with four of the finest country musicians to emerge in this country over the last two decades.

"Releasing this album is a dream come true for me. Some of my all-time favorite country anthems and songs from Iconic Aussie acts such as Barnsey, Jet and Gangajang. Together with my mates, Travis, Drew, Matty and Mike, this tour is gonna be one hell of a ride!" –Adam Brand

They’re called ‘Outlaws’, but the lads are a bunch of good time boys looking to provide the ultimate party soundtrack. The debut self-titled album is available in stores now with a string of dates to follow; the shows are sure to become the stuff of legend. Adam Brand and the Outlaws have arrived.


Adam Brand – 2016 Golden Guitar nominee. 12 x Golden Guitar-winner & multi-ARIA Award-nominee. Adam has earned 3 x Platinum and 5 x Gold albums and was the winner of this year’s CMC OZ artist of the year

Drew McAlister – With a slew of Golden Guitars under his belt for both performance & song-writing credits, Drew has taken the stage with US heavyweights Big & Rich.

Travis Collins – Multi-Golden Guitar nominee including 2016, with the longest-running #1 Country Airplay track of 2015 for ‘Curves’ from his #1 ARIA country album Wired.

Matt Cornell – The former Baby Animal has now cemented himself in the Australian country music scene, fast gaining a reputation for his live shows, he was also the finalist for the CMC 'New Artist Of The Year' in 2015.

Mike Carr – Best known recently as the creator of 2 time ARIA-winning comedian Buddy Goode, Mike Carr is a Golden Guitar winning songwriter who has penned many well-known Australian country hits.

1.       Good Year For The Outlaw
2.       Nothin’ But A Good Tim
3.       Sounds Of Then
4.       Six Days On The Road
5.       Working Class Man
6.       It’s Five O’Clock Somewhere
7.       I Fought The Law
8.       Mamma Don’t Let Your Babies
9.       Are You Gonna Be My Girl
10.   Fat Bottom Girls
11.   Way Out West
12.   Bad Case Of Loving You
13.   Take This Job And Shove It
14.   Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life)

Tickets on-sale NOW

Friday January 22- Blazes at West Tamworth Leagues Club, Tamworth NSW
Tickets:  02 67 657 588

Monday January 25- Dargo River Inn, Dargo VIC
Tickets: Venue 03 51 401 330

Wednesday January 27- Flying Horse Bar & Brewery, Warrnambool VIC
Tickets: Venue 03 55 622 254

Thursday January 28- Hallam Hotel, Hallam VIC
Tickets: Venue 03 8786 0200

Friday January 29 – Gateway Hotel, Geelong VIC
Tickets: Venue 03 52 751 091

Saturday January 30 – Kinross Woolshed Hotel, Thurgoona NSW
Tickets:  Free Entry Event

Sunday January 31- Capital Theatre, Bendigo VIC
Tickets: Capital Box Office 03 53 346 100

Wednesday February 3- Muswellbrook RSL Club, Muswellbrook NSW
Tickets: Venue 02 6543 1700

Thursday February 4- Ettalong Diggers Club, Ettalong NSW
Tickets: Venue 02 43 430 011

Friday February 5 –Toronto Workers Club, Toronto NSW
Tickets: Venue 02 49 592 011

Saturday February 6- Waves Towradgi, Towradgi Beach NSW
Tickets: Venue 02 42 833 588

Sunday February 7- Goulburn Workers Club, Goulburn NSW
Tickets: Venue 02 48 213 355

Thursday February 11 – Caloundra Power Boat Club, Caloundra QLD
Tickets: Venue 07 54 921 444

Friday February 12 – Kedron Wavell Services Club, Chermside QLD
Tickets: Venue 07 33 599 122

Saturday February 13 – Twin Towns Services Club, Tweed Heads NSW
Tickets: 1800 014 014

Sunday February 14 – Blue Mountains Hotel, Toowoomba QLD
Tickets: Venue 07 46 323 258

Friday February 19- Country Club, Launceston TAS
Tickets: 1300 795 257

Saturday February 20 – Wrestpoint Entertainment Centre, Hobart TAS
Tickets: 1300 795 257

Thursday February 25 – Inverell RSM, Inverell NSW
Tickets: Venue 02 67 223 066

Friday February 26 – Laurieton United Services, Laurieton NSW
Tickets: Venue 02 65 599 110

Saturday February 27 – Moonee Beach Tavern, Moonee Beach NSW
Tickets: Venue 02 66 536 199

Sunday February 28 – Club Forster, Forster NSW
Tickets: Venue 02 65 916 591

Friday March 4 – Old Mill Hotel, Hahndorf SA
Tickets: Venue 08 8388 7888

Saturday March 5 – Mundarring Weir Hotel, Mundarring Weir WA
Tickets: Venue 08 9295 1106

Sunday March 6 – Ravenswood Hotel, Ravenswood WA
Tickets: Venue 08 9537 6054

Thursday March 17- Dubbo RSL, Dubbo NSW
Tickets: Venue 02 68 824 411

Friday March 18 - Club Mudgee, Mudgee NSW
Tickets: Venue 02 63 721 922

Saturday March 19- Rooty Hill RSL, Rooty Hill NSW
Tickets: Venue 02 9265 5500

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