Willie Nelson’s annual Fourth of July Picnic is going ahead this twelve months, but to sever concerns about the coronavirus the tournament would perchance be virtual.
Followers can tune in to the practically 50-twelve months-prone song bash Saturday via pleasurable fortune.toddle and williepicnic.com. Tickets for the picnic are on sale at williepicnic.com.
Other performers expected to play encompass Sheryl Crow, Ziggy Marley, Steve Earle and Nelson’s fellow Texas-essentially based singers Lyle Lovett, Robert Earl Enthusiastic and Kinky Friedman.
One of the most most artists will invent at Nelson’s Ample fortune Ranch in Spicewood, northwest of Austin. Others will toddle stay from in other areas.
Nelson’s tournament began in 1972 and has been held most years since, transferring spherical Texas and each on occasion outdoors the Lone Giant title Notify. It in most cases attracts thousands.
The 87-twelve months-prone Nelson’s 70th album modified into once released Friday. “First Rose of Spring” aspects two unique tunes plus Nelson’s recall on songs by Toby Keith and Chris Stapleton.