Midland announced for 2018 fair concert lineup

The Montana State Fair has announced MIDLAND with special guest Michael Ray as part of the 2018 Montana State Fair night show lineup, July 27-Aug. 4.

MIDLAND with special guest Michael Ray will take the stage in the Pacific Steel & Recycling Arena on July 30.

Midland, a trio of friends based in Dripping Springs, Texas, includes singer Mark Wystrach, lead guitarist Jess Carson and bass player Cameron Duddy.

Midland is the embodiment of ’70s California country, all smooth Eagles harmonies and heart-on-your-sleeve lyrics, according to a release.

Their hit songs include “Drinkin Problem” and “Make a Little.”

Watch the 53rd Academy of Country Music Awards on April 15. MIDLAND is first-time nominee’s in three categories: New Vocal Duo/Group of the Year, Vocal Group of the year, and Single Record of the Year for “Drinkin’ Problem.”

Michael Ray’s hit songs include “Get To You” and “Think A Little Less.”

Tickets go on sale 11 a.m. April 6 at the Pacific Steel & Recycling Arena Box Office, by phone at 727-1481 or online at ww.goexpopark.com.