George Strait, announced the other day that he is set to embark on a two-year tour that will, he says, be his last. The Cowboy Rides Away tour will kick off January, 18th, 2013, and is set to run through 2014. Martina McBride will join him on tour. George STRESSES that he IS NOT retiring, and as long as his record label, Universal Music Group, wants him to record, he will keep making new music. George, plans to begin work on his next album in October.