Early Mornings, featuring former Lewiston resident Brit Martin, is hosting a party celebrating the release of a self-titled debut album on Saturday, Sept. 2, at Empire: Live Music and Events, 575 Congress St., Portland. The doors open at 9 p.m. Tickets are $7 in advance and $10 at the door. The band will be joined by local Portland musicians Jacob McCurdy and Xander Nelson. Based in Portland, Early Mornings consists of Andrew LaVogue, guitar; Brit Martin, vocals; Jonathan Moore, drums and Nicholas Clark, bass. Early Mornings takes an eclectic approach to rock music, fusing elements of classic rock, pop, R&B, folk and alternative rock.