Up-and-comer plans CD release party.Byline: The Register-Guard
Springfield country singer- on-the-rise Lydia Miller will celebrate the release of her self-titled debut album with a performance at 8 p.m. Saturday at the McDonald Theatre, 1010 Willamette.
The record, which features country songs tinged with Tejano and Spanish music, is due for national release Jan. 22.
"I'm excited to be home," said Miller, who divides her time between Springfield and Nashville. "It's going to be a lot of fun, and I hope to see some friends I haven't seen in a while."
Miller's homecoming show marks the end of a busy year, much of which was spent on the road. She has performed on the same stage recently with Chris Ledoux, Kenny Chesney The introduction of this article is too short.
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"There's no place like Oregon," said Miller, who still prefers Springfield to Nashville. "The clean air, the trees. You walk outside, and there's beauty surrounding you. ...
`This is home."
Saturday's show will feature Miller and her Nashville backup band A backing band or backup band is a band which accompanies an artist at a live performance or on a recording. This can either be an established group or an ad hoc group assembled for the purpose. Such groups are often made up of session musicians. . The Knott Bros BROS Brothers
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Lydia Miller sings on Saturday. Homecoming concert