Brad Paisley’s Wheelhouse - Special Edition CD for Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® Available April 9

  Brad Paisley’s Wheelhouse - Special Edition CD for Cracker Barrel Old
  Country Store® Available April 9

Business Wire

LEBANON, Tenn. -- March 21, 2013

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store^® and Arista Nashville announce the release
of Brad Paisley’s Wheelhouse - Special Edition  album  which  will be
available on April 9 at all Cracker Barrel Old Country Store^® locations and
online at crackerbarrel.com and select digital retailers. The release includes
three additional exclusive tracks and coincides with Paisley’s Wheelhouse
standard edition release on Arista Nashville.

Among the special guests joining Paisley on Wheelhouse - Special Edition are
Charlie Daniels, LL COOL J, Eric Idle, Mat Kearney, Dierks Bentley, Hunter
Hayes, and the late Roger Miller. Paisley produced his new album and wrote or
co-wrote all 17 of the tracks.

“Three of the tracks on Wheelhouse - Special Edition are exclusive to Cracker
Barrel, making an exceptional addition to Brad Paisley’s latest, already
outstanding CD,” says Cracker Barrel Marketing Manager Julie Craig. “We’re
thrilled to bring our guests a Brad Paisley music experience both in our
stores and throughout the country as his Beat This Summer Tour presented by
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store^®  travels to 29 cities in the U.S. and
Canada beginning in May.”

Paisley is a critically acclaimed singer, songwriter, guitarist and
entertainer, which has earned him three GRAMMY® awards, 14 Academy of Country
Music Awards, 14 Country Music Association, three ASCAP Country Music
Songwriter/Artists awards and numerous other awards, as well as being a proud
member of the Grand Ole Opry. Since his first #1 single in 1999, he has placed
21 singles at the top of the country charts. Paisley’s upcoming album,
Wheelhouse – Special Edition, will be released on April 9 and includes the #1
hit, “Southern Comfort Zone,” and his current single, “Beat This Summer.” His
2012 Virtual Reality World Tour played to over one million fans in the U.S.
and Europe. His 2013 tour will kick off on May 9 in St. Louis – Beat This
Summer Tour presented by Cracker Barrel Old Country Store®.

www.BradPaisley.com, www.Facebook.com/BradPaisley, on Twitter @BradPaisley

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@crackerbarrel

About Cracker Barrel Old Country Store

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. provides a friendly home-away-from-home
in its old country stores and restaurants. Guests are cared for like family
while relaxing and enjoying real home-style food and shopping that’s
surprisingly unique, genuinely fun and reminiscent of America’s country
heritage…all at a fair price. The restaurant serves up delicious, home-style
country food such as meatloaf and homemade chicken n’ dumplins as well as its
made-from-scratch biscuits using an old family recipe. The authentic old
country retail store is fun to shop and offers unique gifts and
self-indulgences.

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBRL) was established in 1969
in Lebanon, Tenn. and operates 622 company-owned locations in 42 states. Every
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store^® location is open seven days a week with
hours Sunday through Thursday, 6 a.m. – 10 p.m., and Friday and Saturday, 6
a.m. - 11 p.m.For more information, visit crackerbarrel.com.

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Contact:

Media:
For Cracker Barrel
Jeanne Ludington, 615-443-9115
jeanne.ludington@crackerbarrel.com
or
Essential Broadcast Media
Ebie McFarland, 615-327-3259
ebie@ebmediapr.com
or
For Arista Nashville
Allen Brown/Ann Inman
615-301-4300
allen.brown@sonymusic.com
ann.inman@sonymusic.com
or
For Brad Paisley
Schmidt Relations
Darlene Bieber, 615-851-4917
darlene@schmidtpr.com