George Strait fans here in Louisiana got some AMAZING news as George Straight announced that he would be kicking off his "The Cowboy Rides Away Tour 2014" in Bossier City AND will be Playing Bayou Country Superfest! If you missed it, below is the audio from the press conference.

Guests featured throughout the tour will include Jason Aldean, Eric Church, Sheryl Crow, Ronnie Dunn, Merle Haggard, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Martina McBride, Lee Ann Womack and Chris Young. Matching the supporting artist with the tour date can be accomplished through a planned "tweet to unlock" campaign. A fan club pre-sale begins Sept. 24, with general on-sale commencing Sept. 27. Strait will continue to record for MCA and perform select dates.

The Bayou Country Superfest date will be Friday, May 23, and the other is January 9, 2014 CenturyLink│Bossier City, La.