Cole Swindell will go right from his current Down Home Sessions Tour into his first headlining Reason to Drink Tour, which kicks off on Feb. 15 in Allentown, Pa. The tour will give
"I’m a fan," Swindell tells PopCulture.com. "That’s how I started. I talk about it all the time, but it really is. Back when I was growing up, we didn’t have the way to connect with artists like we do now with social media and all of this stuff. So for me to be able to take a little bit of time out of my day to send somebody a video or sign something or shoot them a tweet, I think they appreciate that because I know I would, if my favorite artist did that for me. And I also just want them to know when I talk to them, I just try to let them know I’m just like them. Life isn't all
Far more than just being a celebrity, Swindell considers himself a friend of all of his fans.
"I think we do have a relationship," he adds. "Those people spend their hard-earned money. It isn’t the people that might not like your stuff; it’s the people who spend their money to come see
Chris Janson and Lauren Alaina will serve as the opening acts on Swindell's Reason to Drink Tour. A list of all of his upcoming shows is available on his website.