Triplicate Staff

Fresh off his latest album, Frankie Ballard scheduled for performance at Elk Valley Casino

Country newcomer Frankie Ballard has just released the album "Sunshine and Whiskey" and is headed for Crescent City to celebrate.

Ballard will perform March 22 at 7 p.m. at Elk Valley Casino, 2500 Howland Hill Road.

"I am all about touring," Ballard said. "My whole objective is to make the best music possible and take it to the people."

Ballard's latest single, "Helluva Life," is Top 5 and climbing on the country music charts. It is the first release from his new album and is poised to follow his two Top 30 hits, "Tell Me You Get Lonely" and "A Buncha Girls."

Ballard's live shows and blend of edgy country rock have garnered the attention of headlining acts. Superstars Kenny Chesney, Taylor Swift and Bob Seger have previously selected him for coveted opening slots nationwide.

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