Dierks Bentley has extended his Country & Cold Cans tour with Canadian and Australian dates in early 2012. Bentley will launch the Canadian leg on Feb. 15 in Vancouver, British Columbia, with a total of eight dates concluding Feb. 23 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The Australian leg begins March 9 in Toowoomba, Queensland. The five-city itinerary concludes March 17 in Hunter Valley, New South Wales. He will co-headline the March tour dates with Australian singer-songwriter Lee Kernaghan. Bentley is expected to release a new album in early 2012.