July 7th will be rocking in Albany with  Countryfest 2012 and Superstar headliner Eric Church. Eric will be joined on the big stage at the Times Union Center by Joe Nichols, Thompson Square, and Josh Thompson too.The day kicks off with 2 blocks of fun at our first ever FREE Countryfest Street Party featuring Whiskey City, The Lost Cantina Band, The Back 40 Band and Chelsea Cavanaugh plus Broken Bow Recording artist Dustin Lynch for free. Come down and party outside all day and enjoy the free music. We'll have food and drink vendors out there for you plus artist merchandise and other vendors too. The doors open at 5:30pm for the inside show with Eric Church. Eric is a guy that knows how to party and has a list of party songs that can go all night. Tickets for 1077 'GNA Countryfest 2012 are on sale now at the Times Union Center Box Office, Ticketmaster.com, any Ticketmaster location and by phone charge at 1-800-745 3000. Get yours now. Here are my 5 favorite Eric Church party songs and I'm sure he will play them all at the show.

5. Guys Like Me
4. Smoke A Little Smoke
3. 2 Pink Lines
2. Springsteen
1. Drink In My Hand