(2017/Big Machine) 13 tracks - Midland intentionally nods to the wild west with country music
reminiscent of the 1970s and '80s, channeling idols Dwight Yoakam and
Willie Nelson, both legends whom they previously opened for on the road.
Their 2016 self-titled debut EP was featured in Rolling Stone,
Entertainment Weekly and Billboard and their music video earned them
their first CMT Music Awards nomination for Group Video of the Year. On
The Rocks is Midland's anticipated first full-length release on Big
Originally formed in Dripping Springs, Texas, Lead vocalist Mark Wystrach fronts Midland’s rich sound, rounded out by lead guitarist Jess Carson and bass player Cameron Duddy. Rooted in tradition both in sound and style, the band initially garnered attention playing clubs in the Texas region. Their self-titled debut EP features five tracks, boasting songwriting credits from each member. Midland intentionally nods to the wild west with Country music that is reminiscent of the 1970s and 80s with a modern day twist. They’ve opened for idols Dwight Yoakam and Willie Nelson and are currently in the studio with Shane McAnally (Sam Hunt, Reba McEntire, Kacey Musgraves) working on their full length release for Big Machine Records.