The Texas-based singer and songwriter will fuse his gift for storytelling with elements of country, swing, jazz, folk, gospel and blues at 8 p.m. Thursday, July 17, at the Britt Pavilion, 350 First St., Jacksonville.

The Texas-based singer and songwriter will fuse his gift for storytelling with elements of country, swing, jazz, folk, gospel and blues at 8 p.m. Thursday, July 17, at the Britt Pavilion, 350 First St., Jacksonville.

Lovett is touring in support of his 2012 album, “Release Me.” Cowboy folk-blast band Hamfist will perform from 6 to 7:15 p.m. in the Britt Performance Garden.

Tickets cost $42 for lawn seating; $32 for ages 12 and younger. Tickets can be purchased at www.brittfest.org; at the box office, 216 W. Main St., Medford; or by calling 800-882-7488 or 541-773-6077.