Stagecoach Fest Announces Top Country Artists

Brooks & Dunn, Kenny Chesney, Alan Jackson and George Strait are among the performers announced for the first Stagecoach music festival, to be held May 5-6 in Indio, Calif. Other artists on the bill include Jason Aldean, Gary Allan, Sara Evans, Pat Green, Emmylou Harris, the Del McCoury Band, Willie Nelson, Nickel Creek, Sugarland and Lucinda Williams, among many others. Tickets go on sale Jan. 20. Contemporary country, alt-country, bluegrass and storytelling will each be represented by stages at the Empire Polo Field, which will also host the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival the previous weekend.