The Taste of Country Christmas Tour 2012 is all geared up for its regional concert tour featuring hot new country star Casey James and hot Texas artist JB and the Moonshine Band Saturday, Dec. 1 at Shooters.

JB and the Moonshine Band is no stranger to Texas country music fans, they been playing the honky tonk bars and festivals for several years and gaining new fans everywhere they go. The band hails from East Texas but are hoping to take their brand of country to new heights. Their first album was "Ain't Going Back to Jail" released in September 2010 and their debut single was "Perfect Girl" which turned out to be their fastest rising single. The single has gained over 1,090,000 YouTube views and has already sold over 50,000 paid single downloads on iTunes.

Their current album, "Beer For Breakfast" debuted at No. 4 on iTunes Country Albums day of its release, March 6th. The album debuted at No. 31 on Billboard's Country Chart, No. 31 on Billboard's Independent Albums and at No. 7 on Billboard's Heatseekers Chart.

I understand the band is getting ready to release another new single soon and we'll keep you posted. JB and the Moonshine Band got their first big break opening a show with Colt Ford and that eventually got them noticed and landed them a record deal with Colt's record label Average Joe's Entertainment.

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Tickets for the 11 shows go on sale Sept. 28 through For information on specific shows, visit James' or JB and the Moonshine Band's websites.

2012 Taste of Country Christmas Tour Dates:

11/15 - Abilene, Texas
11/16 - Wichita Falls, Texas
11/17 - Lawton, Okla.
11/29 - Lafayette, La.
11/30 - Shreveport, La.
12/1 - Texarkana, Ark.
12/6 - Victoria, Texas
12/7 - Lufkin, Texas
12/13 - Lubbock, Texas
12/14 - San Angelo, Texas
12/15 - Amarillo, Texas

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