"It's a lot, but it includes some pretty special things," he said. "It's fun to still have that happening at my stage of the game."
On Jan. 22, Hornsby will attend the
This is Hornsby's fifth collaboration with Lee, but the first time Hornsby has written a full film score. The music will eventually be released on a soundtrack album.
From Utah, Hornsby will jump across the pond to play a gig at the historic Shepherd's Bush Empire, a theater in London. There, he'll kick off a 25-show solo tour that also includes a performance at the Celtic Connections festival in Glasgow, Scotland, Jan. 30 as well as concerts in York, Pa.,
On March 31, he'll arrive in Oakland, Calif., for a special duo concert with the
About this time, Hornsby will shift into full-on festival mode.
On April 20, he and his band The Noisemakers will play the Allman Brothers' Wanee Festival in Live Oak, Fla. On May 4, the crew hits the
On June 22, he'll travel to Colorado for his fifth appearance at the Telluride Bluegrass Festival, before returning to the Old Dominion for Floydfest on July 29. Hornsby said he's glad to see the growth of that event. "It's quickly becoming a solid player in the summer festival lineup," he said of the event held outside the small town of Floyd. The lineup for that fest also includes
No, Hornsby's festival frenzy isn't over at that point. More appearances are in the works.