Marilyn Miller | Nighthawk

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Lucinda Williams Neil Young Patti Smith

More Artists From
United States - NY - Upstate NY

Other Genres You Will Love
Folk: Folk-Rock Rock: Acoustic Moods: Featuring Guitar
There are no items in your wishlist.


by Marilyn Miller

Marilyn's debut album brings together rock, country, blues and acoustic folk songs, with catchy melodies and intelligent lyrics, with some fantastic musical back up that will leave you wanting more. Hear whole album streaming at
Genre: Folk: Folk-Rock
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Sign up for the CD Baby Newsletter
Your email address will not be sold for any reason.
Continue Shopping
cd in stock order now
Share to Google +1

To listen to tracks you will need to update your browser to a recent version.

  Song Share Time Download
1. Pain
Share this song!
2:24 $0.99
2. Crater
Share this song!
3:06 $0.99
3. Crash and Burn
Share this song!
3:20 $0.99
4. What is It?
Share this song!
3:26 $0.99
5. Nighthawk
Share this song!
4:43 $0.99
6. Early Spring
Share this song!
3:45 $0.99
7. Dancing Tonight
Share this song!
4:09 $0.99
8. Empty House
Share this song!
2:57 $0.99
9. Warren Street
Share this song!
3:45 $0.99
10. This Night
Share this song!
3:19 $0.99
Available as MP3, MP3 320, and FLAC files.


Album Notes
For Marilyn Miller, music is a mental, physical, and emotional activity: totally engaging, offering constant opportunities to grow, to explore, and to connect with audiences and other artists. This summer, the release of her 10-song debut album, Nighthawk, showcases her unique voice, her mastery of a wide range of song styles, and her emotional depth.

Nighthawk, produced by Todd Mack of Off the Beat 'N' Track Studio in Sheffield, MA, is a collection of songs ranging from the punkish-rock of "Crash and Burn" to the down-home country of "Crater." She doesn't stop there, however: there are also some folky ballads, a straight up blues piece, and then the title song – likely, you will want to listen to Nighthawk in the dark, with head phones. Marilyn's songs are highly personal, with catchy, fun and beautiful melodies and honest, thoughtful lyrics. Each song comes all wrapped up in musical magic created by an exciting set of musicians who define each song moment, heavily flavored with guitars, pedal steel, violin and viola, piano and drums. This is art of many layers, and you will hear something new with each listen, and find yourself humming these tunes as you move through your day.

Hudson, NY and the surrounding towns have been home for Marilyn for most of her life, and her music deals with the contradictions inherent in an area which is at once both very rural and very urban. It is no surprise that, given the diversity of her sounds, her favorite musician is Neil Young, a man well known to follow his muse wherever it takes him. His influence is evident in these songs. As a performer, Marilyn is most often compared to Patti Smith, no doubt due to the high energy she displays in presenting her work, and her dedication to always seeking the truth in the music.

Live shows are planned locally throughout the summer, and you will also be hearing these songs on several local radio stations and internet stations. Marilyn has also been asked to perform on a local community TV station. The schedules and listings can be found on

This album has been put together with the loving help of many talented friends, from the album art work, to the players, to the people who have cheered her on along the way. She is a solid fan of live music, and you will find her most often encouraging others at an open mic, having an open jam at her country home, supporting a farmers' market or other cause, or busking on the streets of her hometown.

All to keep the music flowing through....


to write a review