Thursday, April 23 – 8:30 PM*
(*after Rodeo Competition ends)
Clovis Rodeo Grounds
PARMALEE TRAVELS TO SIX COUNTRIES IN NINE DAYS TO PERFORM FOR U.S. MILITARY TROOPS ON NAVY ENTERTAINMENT TOUR PEOPLE.COM REVEALS EXCLUSIVE STORIES AND PHOTOS FROM…
PARMALEE’S “CLOSE YOUR EYES” JUMPS INTO THE TOP 10 AT U.S. COUNTRY RADIO Country Chart-Toppers Make Late Night TV Debut On CBS’ The Late Late…
PARMALEE WORLD PREMIERES CLOSE YOUR EYES VIDEO EXCLUSIVELY ON VEVO TODAY “CAROLINA” CHART-TOPPERS EARN TEEN CHOICE AWARD NOMINATION FOR “CHOICE COUNTRY GROUP” Airing…
OFFICIAL LYRIC VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE CLOSE YOUR EYES PREMIERES EXCLUSIVELY ON RADIO.COM ACM New Artist Of The Year Nominee Voting Continues Through Tuesday, Feb. 4…
Parmalee to Perform Multi-Week #1 Hit Carolina on The Queen Latifah Show Tuesday, Jan. 7 People Magazine Proclaims Recent #1 Single Has Propelled Parmalee Into…
CAROLINA REIGNS #1 AT COUNTRY RADIO FOR TWO CONSECUTIVE WEEKS SMASH SINGLE IS CERTIFIED GOLD Debut Album Lauded By The New York Times, USA TODAY, Newsday…
CMT PREMIERES NEW PARMALEE ALBUM FEELS LIKE CAROLINA ACROSS ITS DIGITAL PLATFORMS EXCLUSIVE ACOUSTIC PERFORMANCE OF FAN FAVORITE “DAY DRINKIN’” LIVE NOW ON COUNTRYWEEKLY.COM PARMALEE…
- Apr23Clovis, CAClovis Rodeo GroundsThu Apr 23, 8:00PM @ Clovis Rodeo Grounds |
- Apr24Indio, CAStagecoachFri Apr 24, 8:00PM @ Stagecoach |
- Apr25Sacramento, CAAce of SpadesSat Apr 25, 7:00PM @ Ace of Spades |
- Apr26Pozo, CA,Pozo SaloonSun Apr 26, 2:45PM @ Pozo Saloon |
6th Annual Pozo Stampede
- May02Pembroke, NCGivens Performing Arts CenterSat May 02, 8:00PM @ Givens Performing Arts Center |
Friday, May 2
UNCP Student: $5
From this tiny town that’s home to a gas station, two blinking yellow lights, and a small tin- roofed barn dubbed Studio B, country rockers Parmalee launched their long journey to Nashville. The near-fatal robbery Parmalee experienced after a show would have destroyed most bands. But brothers Matt and Scott Thomas, cousin Barry Knox and longtime friend Josh McSwain didn’t call it quits. Instead it reinforced their intense motivation and dedication to one another and to their determination to succeed.
Each obstacle that delayed Parmalee’s arrival to Nashville was an extra mile that allowed the groundbreaking sounds of artists like Jason Aldean and Eric Church to pave the way for the worlds of country radio and Parmalee’s brand of country music to meet at the perfect crossroad.
Parmalee’s country rock sound has its roots in the bluegrass, traditional country, southern rock and blues covers the guys grew up hearing their families play.
Matt and Scott Thomas grew up near Greenville, NC watching their father Jerry front a popular local southern rock blues band. The boys watched and learned, picking up their own instruments and jamming along with their dad’s band. From this they learned how to integrate their own style into the songs they were playing. Barry Knox, who played drums for the church choir, loved what his cousins were doing and soon joined them.
All that practice paid off one night when Matt and Scott, then teenagers, snuck into a club to watch thei...