Garth Brooks Can Sell Out Arenas, But He’s Playing Dive Bars…On Purpose

Garth Brooks is set for his first DIVE BAR concert at Joe’s on Weed Street in Chicago on July 15. The news was announced today on Chicago country radio stations WUSN and WEBG. Tickets for the concert will be available to win exclusively on those two stations. All ticket holders must be 21 and over. This will be the first of seven DIVE BAR concerts this summer, with the rest to be announced soon.

Additionally, Jimmy Kimmel Live will air Garth Brooks’ performance of “Dive Bar” LIVE from the Chicago show on July 15 on ABC, tune in: 11:35pm / 10:35pm CT.

Yesterday, to celebrate National Dive Bar Day, Brooks announced he is teaming up with Seagram’s 7 Crown to make National Dive Bar Day last all summer long. Garth announced this on a special Sunday edition of Inside Studio G, his weekly Facebook live series.

“Dive Bar” will be available to stream exclusively on Amazon Music starting July 15.

“Dive Bar” is Garth’s new single featuring Blake Shelton off his upcoming album, FUN, which will be released soon. The day of its debut on country radio, “Dive Bar” was the most added song with 135 total stations. Brooks and Shelton will be performing the song for the first time together live in Boise, Idaho, on July 19 on The Garth Brooks Stadium Tour.