Nashville recording artist Doug Allen Nash is in the saddle and heading to town on Thursday, November 4, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. with his critically acclaimed #1 tribute experience: Johnny Cash & Neil Diamond Tribute. In October 2019, the Greater Grand Forks community welcomed this captivating artist with open arms. His Empire Arts Center sol out concert that year secured an encore engagement in 2020 until the pandemic caused a change of plans. This marks his triumphant return.
Every night is a party when Doug Allen Nash is on stage. This superb two-hour musical entertainment is an exciting theatrical evening. And, “Nobody does it better!” The first half of this dazzling multimedia production is all Johnny Cash!! Hear favorites from “Man In Black” including “Ring Of Fire”, “Walk The Line”, “Get Rhythm”, “Sunday Morning Comin’ Down”, “Stripes Around My Shoulder” and many more. After intermission, Doug performs his sizzling tribute to Neil Diamond, including the legendary singer’s greatest hits, “Cracklin’ Rose”, “Sweet Caroline”, “America”, “Forever In Blue Jeans”, “Play Me” , “Red, Red Wine,” “I’m A Believer,” and more from the Neil Diamond Songbook. The spectacular evening also includes the Nash A-List Big Band, stunning charts and eye-catching colorful video walls highlighting the lives of Cash, Diamond and Nash.
World-class artist, Doug Allen Nash is a gifted, robust and charismatic musician. He is one of the most engaging and refined artists on the planet! The moment Doug takes the stage, you know you’re in the presence of a captivating and dynamic showman. Nash dresses in each artist’s style and reflects their mannerisms, but his rich, smooth baritone is all his own! The audience comes to hear the music of Cash and Diamond, but it’s Doug Allen Nash they always remember at the end of the evening!
He performed his Tribute Show to sold-out venues across the country, headlining theaters, casinos, performing arts centers and outdoor venues coast-to-coast, including at Caesar’s Palace and the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino on the Vegas Strip; Hollywood’s famous Viper Room; the Opryland Hotel in Nashville; The Mint by Bruce Willis in Sun Valley, Idaho; and the Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, among others. In previous years Doug has opened for Wayne Newton, The Oak Ridge Boys, Huey Lewis and The News, Charlie Daniels and The Beach Boys.
Doug entertained troops overseas with the USO for a six-year period, visiting 87 countries. During a stopover in Copenhagen, Denmark, a chance encounter with Johnny Cash ultimately inspired Nash to honor the musical legacy of “The Man In Black.” He has the blessing of Grammy Award-winning producer John Carter Cash, the son of Johnny and June, and records his albums at Cash-Cabin Studios in Hendersonville, Tennessee. Nash is also a weekly special guest on “The Penny Gilley Show” / RFD-TV national television show.
Doug Allen Nash’s one-night appearance will be Thursday, November 4 at 7:30 pm Reserved Seating General Admission – $30.00; VIP – $50. To purchase tickets: (701) 746-5500 or online.