COUNTRY MUSIC STAR DIERKS BENTLEY ADDED TO COORS LIGHT BIRDS NEST LINEUP, WILL HEADLINE ON THURSDAY, FEB. 8
The lineup for the 2024 Coors Light Birds Nest continues to come together as officials confirmed that country music superstar Dierks Bentley has committed to perform at the popular four-night concert series, which will take place Feb. 7-10 during WM Phoenix Open week. Bentley is set to take the stage on Thursday, Feb. 8, along with special guests Mitchell Tenpenny and Meghan Patrick.
Tickets for this Thursday night show are on sale now and can be purchased online at CoorsLightBirdsNest.com. Limited tickets still remain for Wednesday’s opening night featuring HARDY and Bailey Zimmerman, while the Friday and Saturday lineups will be announced at a later date.
“Dierks is obviously a fan favorite and one of the Birds Nest all-time best performers,” said 2024 Tournament Chairman George Thimsen. “We’re extremely excited to welcome him back to one of the Valley’s best concert venues and can’t wait to see his set under the lights at ‘The People’s Open.’”
Bentley has carved an indelible mark on the music scene with his distinctive blend of modern country and traditional roots. A Phoenix native, Bentley’s journey into the music world began when he moved to Nashville, the heart of country music, to chase his dreams. He burst onto the country music scene with his self-titled debut album in 2003, which yielded hit singles like “What Was I Thinkin'” and “My Last Name,” quickly establishing him as a rising star. Bentley’s accolades in the Country Music industry are a testament to his enduring talent. He has received countless awards, including several GRAMMY nominations, and has won numerous Academy of Country Music (ACM) and Country Music Association (CMA) awards. His albums, such as “Modern Day Drifter,” “Long Trip Alone,” and “Home,” have consistently topped the Country Music charts. Dierks Bentley’s ability to infuse his music with heartfelt storytelling and an authentic country spirit has resonated with fans worldwide, making him a beloved figure in the genre. With his career continuing to thrive and his music evolving with each release, Dierks Bentley remains a prominent force in the world of country music, leaving an indomitable legacy for generations to come.
Tenpenny is a new star in the country music scene, known for his powerful voice and compelling songwriting. He made his mark with the release of his debut album, “Telling All My Secrets,” in 2018, which was awarded RIAA Certified Gold status and the chart-topping single “Drunk Me.” The song’s raw emotion and relatable lyrics struck a chord with audiences, earning him widespread recognition and accolades. He has earned two ACM Award nominations, a CMT Music Award nomination, and eight No. 1s on SiriusXM The Highway’s Hot 30 Countdown. Tenpenny has racked up a number of RIAA Certified Singles; RIAA Certified 3X PLATINUM “Drunk Me,” RIAA Certified Gold “Alcohol You Later,” RIAA Certified Gold “Anything She Says,” and RIAA Certified Gold “We Got History,” which currently sits Top 20 at Country Radio.
Meghan Patrick, Mitchell Tenpenny’s spouse, is a Canadian country music sensation whose powerful voice and songwriting talent have launched her to stardom. Patrick’s musical journey began at an early age, and her deep love for country music became evident as she honed in her talents. With a sound that effortlessly combines traditional country roots with a contemporary edge, Meghan Patrick has become a force to be reckoned with in the country music scene. Her debut album, “Grace & Grit,” earned critical acclaim and established herself as an up-and-coming star in the country music genre. Known for her heartfelt lyrics and emotionally charged performances, Patrick continues to captivate audiences and garner accolades as one of Canada’s most promising country artists.
The Coors Light Birds Nest doors will open at 3:30 p.m. each day with its expanded outdoor patio area that will feature more live music, outdoor games, entertainment, and various food and beverage offerings. The special guest opening act will take the main stage inside the 48,000 square foot tent at approximately 6:30 p.m. each night, with the headliners going on stage at approximately 8:30 p.m.
Coors Light Birds Nest general admission tickets will start at $95, while VIP tickets are available starting at $325 each and provide exclusive access to an enhanced VIP area where guests are treated to complimentary food and drinks and access to a premium viewing area for the shows. Organizers encourage fans to buy their tickets early as ticket prices will increase as the event draws closer.