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Country Singer Brett Young to Perform at GW’s Lisner Auditorium

February 13, 2017
MEDIA CONTACTS: 
Maralee Csellar: csellar@gwu.edu, 202-994-7564
Brett Zongker: bzongker@gwu.edu, 202-994-6466
 
EVENT: 
Brett Young, country music singer/songwriter from California, will bring his soulful vocals and impassioned lyrics to GW’s Lisner Auditorium. Mr. Young’s songs include the hits “Sleep Without You” and “In Case You Didn’t Know.” With three independent albums under his belt, Mr. Young is currently supporting Luke Bryan on his latest tour. His new self-titled album was released on Feb. 10.
 
WHEN: 
Wednesday, March 8, 2017; 7:30 p.m. 
 
WHERE:
The George Washington University
Lisner Auditorium
730 21st St., NW
Washington, D.C.
Foggy Bottom-GWU Metro (Blue, Orange and Silver lines)
 
TICKETS: 
Tickets go on sale to the public Feb. 14. Tickets for the show are $26. They may be purchased by calling GW Lisner’s box office at 202-994-6800, or by visiting spring2017.lisner.gwu.edu Tickets may also be purchased in person at the Lisner box office. Lisner box office hours are Monday – Friday, 10 a.m.– 6 p.m. Box office opens at 6 p.m. for will call and day of ticket sales, if available. 
 
MEDIA INFORMATION:
There are a limited number of press tickets available. Media interested in reviewing the concert must contact Maralee Csellar at csellar@gwu.edu or 202-994-7564 no later than 48 hours before the concert. High-resolution artist photos available upon request. Attention calendar editors: Please do not publish media contact information.
 
BACKGROUND: 
Brett Young’s style is derived from the self-discipline learned from years on the baseball field. A sentimental dreamer, Mr. Young has extensive songwriting credits, having his music appear on shows like “Chrisley Knows Best,” MTV’s “Real World” and “Kourtney and Kim Take New York.” 
 
-GW-