Pardi earns two CMA Awards Nominations for Musical Event of the Year and Music Video of the Year.
Watch Pardi on CBS Mornings discuss his new album and perform his No. 1 hit, “Last Night Lonely”.
MR. SATURDAY NIGHT earns rave reviews from Billboard, The Tennessean, NPR, Paste and More
CMA and ACM Award-winning singer/songwriter/producer Jon Pardi continues to garner critical acclaim for his new album, Mr. Saturday Night. Featured by NPR, Paste, Billboard, The Tennessean and more, Pardi has “blazed his own trail over the past decade” (Billboard), as “the California-born country superstar’s latest album digs deeper into the roots of his inimitable and timeless musical stylings” (The Tennessean) and his “refusal to chase sets Mr. Saturday Night apart” (Taste of Country).
Today (9/7), Pardi joined CBS Mornings live in studio for an interview about his brand-new album, as well as a performance of the project’s lead single and recent #1 hit, “Last Night Lonely.” Check out Pardi’s performance HERE, and watch the interview HERE.
Just announced, Pardi scored two nominations for the upcoming 56th Annual CMA Awards, on the ballot for Musical Event of the Year and Music Video of the Year for his all-star collaboration with Midland, “Longneck Way To Go.” The track – praised by CMT for bringing “the smooth twang of California country back to the forefront of contemporary”– is featured on Mr. Saturday Night.
In celebration of the album’s release, Pardi has shared the official music video for the title track. The clip brings the song’s turn-of-phrase to life, juxtaposing the high-spirited life of the party with Pardi alone in the aftermath when the celebration stops. Watch the “Mr. Saturday Night” (Official Music Video) HERE.
With 14 songs steeped in losing, a little loving and what’s in-between, Pardi digs beneath the surface on Mr. Saturday Night, returning the genre to an era of buckle-polishing dancefloor encounters, yowling bar-room revelers, and the occasional strong, silent type ballad. Mr. Saturday Night reunites producers Bart Butler, Ryan Gore and Pardi – the same team behind the boards of his CMA and ACM award-nominated third studio album, Heartache Medication.
Hear what critics are saying about Pardi and Mr. Saturday Night:
“Informed by both California’s rock-and-roll influenced Bakersfield sound of the ‘60s and the devil-may-care defiance of artists such as Cash and Bakersfield icon Merle Haggard, Pardi has blazed his own trail over the past decade.” – Billboard
“’Mr. Saturday Night’ reveres honky-tonk heartbreak, ‘old-school entertainment’…The California-born country superstar’s latest album digs deeper into the roots of his inimitable and timeless musical stylings.” – The Tennessean
“He’s not chasing trends, he’s setting them. And the trend he’s setting the pace for right now is playing country music… This is country, period.” – Saving Country Music
“Mr. Saturday Night is Album of the Year material.” – Country Now
“Pardi’s refusal to chase sets Mr. Saturday Night apart.” – Taste of Country
“Mr. Saturday Night has proven that Pardi is a mainstay force for pure country music in the mainstream, and he’s not going anywhere anytime soon.” – Whiskey Riff
“The singer proves he might be the most successful at combining the old-school sound with today’s need for hooks…Mr. Saturday Night could be Pardi’s most cohesive body of work to date.” – The Nash News
Notable Mention, Most Exciting Albums Out in September – Paste
NPR New Music Friday, Best New Releases
Pardi is currently headlining arenas and amphitheaters across the country with his AIN’T ALWAYS THE COWBOY TOUR, which extends through his October 1st headlining date in Nashville at Ascend Amphitheater. For more information, and to purchase tickets, visit jonpardi.com.
Jon Pardi’s Mr. Saturday Night Track List:
- “Mr. Saturday Night” (Benjy Davis, Reid Isbell, Joe Ragosta)
- “Fill ‘Er Up” (Jon Pardi, Ross Copperman, Brice Long)
- “Last Night Lonely” (Jimi Bell, Joe Fox, Dylan Marlowe)
- “Neon Light Speed” (Andy Albert, Josh Dorr, Paul DiGiovanni)
- “New Place To Drink” (Jon Pardi, Jessie Jo Dillon, Luke Laird)
- “Your Heart Or Mine” (Bart Butler, Justin Ebach, John Pierce)
- “Santa Cruz” (Jon Pardi, Luke Laird)
- “Longneck Way To Go” (Midland featuring Jon Pardi) (Rhett Akins, Jess Carson, Cameron Duddy, Ashley Gorley, Mark Wystrach)
- “Raincheck” (Will Bundy, John Edwards, Michael Tyler)
- “Workin’ On A New One” (Jon Pardi, Rhett Akins, Luke Laird)
- “Hung The Moon” (Will Bundy, John Morgan, Jameson Rodgers)
- “The Day I Stop Dancin’” (Bart Butler, Justin Ebach, Josh Thompson)
- “Smokin’ A Doobie” (Jon Pardi, Rhett Akins, Luke Laird)
- “Reverse Cowgirl” (Zack Dyer, Joe Fox, Jared Scott)
Produced by Bart Butler, Ryan Gore and Jon Pardi
Jon Pardi’s AIN’T ALWAYS THE COWBOY TOUR Dates:
9/9 | Milwaukee, WI/BMO Harris Pavilion
9/10 | Sterling Heights, MI/Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre
9/15 | Bridgeport, CT/Hartford Healthcare Amphitheater
9/16 | Big Flats, NY/Summer Stage @ Tags
9/17 | Huber Heights, OH/Rose Music Center
9/22 | New York, NY/Pier 17- the rooftop
9/23 | Gilford, NH/Bank of NH Pavilion
9/24 | Boston, MA/Leader Bank Pavilion
9/29 | Southaven, MS/Landers Center*
9/30 | Huntsville, AL/Von Braun Center*
10/1 | Nashville, TN/Ascend Amphitheater*
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