“Follow Me” to Syracuse to See Uncle Kracker at New York State Fair
You won't find nobody else like him, Uncle Kracker is making his way to Syracuse.
It was confirmed Wednesday that he will be taking the Chevy Court Stage on Friday, September 3 at 2PM - according to the Fair's Facebook page.
Matthew Shafer, who uses the stage name Uncle Kracker, was originally a turntablist for Kid Rock's backing group Twisted Brown Trucker and since 1999 has recorded as a solo artist.
His songs "Follow Me" and "Drift Away" are his most popular tracks, landing spots on the Billboard Hot 100.
Uncle Kracker joins the lineup of the Chevy Concert Series alongside many other great artists:
- LoCash, Friday, August 20 with time to be announced
- Nas, Friday, August 20 at 8 p.m.
- 98 Degrees, Saturday, August 21 at 2 p.m.
- RATT, Saturday, August 21 with time to be announced
- Brothers Osborne, Sunday, August 22, 8 p.m.
- Bishop Briggs, Monday, August 23 with time to be announced.
- Foreigner, Monday, August 23 at 8 p.m.
- Dire Straits Legacy, Tuesday, August 24 with time to be announced
- Train, Tuesday, August 24 at 8 p.m.
- REO Speedwagon, Wednesday, August 25 at 8 p.m.
- Three Dog Night, Thursday, August 26 with time to be announced
- Bell Biv Devoe, Thursday, August 26 at 8 p.m.
- Sister Sledge, Friday, August 27 at 2 p.m.
- Melissa Etheridge, Friday, August 27 at 8 p.m.
- Vixen and Great White, Saturday, August 28 with time to be announced.
- Noah Cyrus, Sunday, August 29 at 2 p.m.
- Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes, Sunday, August 29 with time to be announced
- Dropkick Murphys, Sunday, August 29 at 8 p.m.
- The Oak Ridge Boys, Tuesday, August 31 at 2 p.m.
- Halestorm, Tuesday, August 31 at 8 p.m.
- Sheena Easton, Wednesday, September 1 at 2 p.m.
- Blue Oyster Cult, Wednesday, September 1 with time to be announced
- Starship featuring Mickey Thomas, Thursday, September 2 with time to be announced
Admission to any of the Chevy Court shows is included with the purchase of a ticket into the fair. All tickets this year will be $3 for people 12 and older.
More shows are expected to be announced in the upcoming weeks. You can visit the New York State Fair website for more information.
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