Organizers of Bluesfest Australia also confirmed that Prine will no longer be appearing at the festival, saying in a statement posted to their Facebook page, "With great regret and disappointment, we wish to advise that John Prine has been forced to cancel his upcoming Bluesfest performance this Easter, following the advice of his doctors regarding an existing hip injury."
Paisley's west coast start will send him through the mountains and heartland before he touches the coast and takes a break before a European run that begins on July 20 in Norway. There are seven European dates including three festivals before he returns for summer shows in New York, Florida and beyond.
The double chart-topping "That's the Way Love Goes," co-written by Lefty Frizzell and Whitey Shafer, was originally recorded by Johnny Rodriguez in 1973 before Haggard got his hands on it and released his own rendition a decade later.
The tour begins on April 15 in Lancaster, Pa., and extends through the fall in Oklahoma City, Okla. Adkins will also be part of the Country Cruising 2020 trip that leaves from Tampa, Fla., in early November. No opening acts for the tour have been announced.