Darin & Brooke Aldridge ‘Hometown Holiday’, A Holiday Album

Darin & Brooke Aldridge release Holiday Album 'Hometown Holiday'

Darin & Brooke Aldridge ‘Hometown Holiday’, A Holiday Album

This holiday season, audiences can look forward to the release of the much-anticipated CD Hometown Holiday by renowned Bluegrass/Americana pair Darin & Brooke Aldridge. The CD, which is available via Billy Blue Records on November 17th, is a soul-stirring celebration and reflection on the season that highlights the duo’s remarkable musical ability and beautiful vocal harmonies.

The Hometown Holiday album showcases 13 meticulously crafted songs, each reflecting the unique style of the duo. From lively tracks that capture the festive spirit of the season, such as “With Bells On,” “The Chipmunk Song,” and “Must Be Santa,” to heartfelt ballads that embody the true essence of Christmas, like “Who Do You Think,” “Noel,” and “Light of the Stable,” this album offers a diverse range of musical experiences.

In addition to traditional songs, such as Joni Mitchell’s “River” and Skip Ewing’s “It Wasn’t His Child,” which delve into the challenges faced during the holiday season and the significance of family, the album also features standout performances by Brooke Aldridge, a four-time winner of the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) Female Vocalist of the Year award, on “Breath of Heaven,” and Darin Aldridge’s distinct tenor voice on a beautiful bluegrass rendition of the Beach Boys’ classic, “Little Saint Nick.”

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Hometown Holiday is a delightful addition to any holiday playlist, showcasing the duo’s vocal and instrumental talents, as well as the exceptional skills of Cody Kilby (guitar), Samantha Snyder (violin), Jacob Metz (dobro), Stuart Duncan (violin), Tim Surrett (bass), and Mark Fain (bass). Darin and Brooke express their enthusiasm for the album’s release, stating, “Christmas is a time for unity, and we hope our music brings joy, warmth, and happiness to households worldwide this holiday season. This album is a collection of our favorite seasonal tunes that have resonated with us throughout the years. These songs are certain to transport listeners to the place their hearts yearn to be during this special time.”

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