IPSWICH, S.D. (Press Release) – Country-blues-rocker Frankie Ballard will headline Ipswich Trail Days Saturday, June 8, 2019. After recent appearances at the Grand Ole Opry and a world tour featuring sold out venues in Europe and Japan, Frankie Ballard will bring his country-rock anthems to Ipswich for the annual Trail Days celebration. Ballard has charted three number 1 hits so far in his career: “Sunshine & Whiskey,” “Helluva Life,” and “Young & Crazy,” with “It All Started With a Beer” also hugely popular on the radio.
Originally from Michigan and winner of Kenney Chesney’s Next Big Star competition in that state, Frankie Ballard is now a singer/songwriter based in Nashville. He has toured with Luke Bryan, Keith Urban, Kenny Chesney, Lady Antebellum, Big and Rich, and Bog Seger, to name a few. Ballard has his “own brand of American music. There is rock & roll, country stories, country lyrics & country songs. And there’s a lot of blues swagger & blues guitar playing. It’s all those things together!”
About Ipswich Trail Days
Ipswich Trail Days is an annual summer celebration in Ipswich, South Dakota, home of the Yellowstone Trail. The second weekend in June is marked by big music acts and small town fun, including bull-riding, bronc-riding, a car show, a Main Street parade, and more! Tickets will become available in coming months. For further details, check out www.ipswichtraildays.com.