Photo: Nashville troubadour Boo Ray at Vail Brewing Co. in Eagle-Vail, Aug. 18
Nashville, Tennessee, artist Boo Ray will perform at the Vail Brewing Co. on U.S. Highway 6 in Eagle-Vail on Thursday, Aug. 18. Ray is a Southern troubadour who has forged and honed his sound in South Georgia honky-tonks, Gulf Coast jukes, Nashville nightclubs and Los Angeles songwriter joints. He is touring in support of his fifth album, “Sea of Lights,” which was released on Friday, Aug. 12. “It’s a trucker album, it’s a party album, and I hope it’s a good album to play cards to and a good road trip album,” he said. The music starts at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call Vail Brewing Co. at 970-470-4351 or visit http://www.booraymusic.com.
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