Gypsum Daze boasts big-name line-up |

Gypsum Daze boasts big-name line-up

Katie Drucker
Gypsum, CO Colorado

GYPSUM, Colorado ” The new and the old of country music will converge in Gypsum, Colorado this summer.

On July 18, Little Big Town will launch the Gypsum Daze concert with the famed Charlie Daniels Band headlining the event.

“The Charlie Daniels Band are country southern rock icons … they are the tried and true , roots of country music,” says Dawn Ritts, Gypsum special projects coordinator. “Little Big Town is a real up-and-coming group of artists. The new sound of country.”

Gypsum Daze is a two-day community celebration full of activities, food and music marking its 27th anniversary this summer.

Ritts says the town is ecstatic to book two huge names for this year’s concert.

“We are so excited to bring both of these bands to Gypsum,” she said.

Last year the Gypsum Daze concert featured Jo Dee Messina, James Otto and bluegrass band, Spring Creek.

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