LEWISTON – Dragonfly Records will present a release party for Nick Knowlton’s solo album debut from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, in the grand ballroom of the Ramada Inn.

Titled “Letting Go: Songs for Joye,” the CD features 16 love songs, a combination of covers and originals. It is a tribute to his late wife, Joye, and the release date is especially meaningful because it is the first anniversary of her death.

Songs on the album include a Beatles tune (“Because”), one from the Righteous Brothers (“Unchained Melody”) and a Graham Nash classic (“Our House”). There is also one from local musician Denny Breau and two from Roger Michaud, who led Lewiston’s Moon Dawgs.

Knowlton, a 56-year-old Lewiston singer who flirted with fame in the 1970s, has become a popular wedding singer in recent years.


Only subscribers are eligible to post comments. Please subscribe or to participate in the conversation. Here’s why.

Use the form below to reset your password. When you've submitted your account email, we will send an email with a reset code.