Known for his hip blend of bluegrass, honky tonk and rockabilly, Yoakam is the platinum-selling singer-songwriter behind such hits as Honky Tonk Man and Please, Please Baby. His latest album 2012s 3 Pears, finds the Kentucky native collaborating with Beck, Kid Rock and Ashley Monroe.
Yoakam has also carved out a career as a character actor, appearing in Panic Room, Sling Blade and The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada, among other films.
Tickets for Yoakams Aug. 24 concert cost $45 to $80 and go on sale Saturday.
Vina Robles Amphitheatre is at Vina Robles Vineyards & Winery, 3800 Mill Road. For information, call 227-4812 or visit www.vinaroblesamphitheatre.com.