Rising country star Granger Smith will return to Bend this summer.

The singer-songwriter will perform at Oregon Spirit Distillers on June 30, along with his alter-ego, Earl Dibbles Jr. Smith, who last played in Bend at the Midtown Ballroom in April 2018, most recently released a YouTube documentary and accompanying soundtrack titled “They Were There, A Hero’s Documentary,” which focus on honoring fallen soldiers.

Tickets cost $25 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday at The Growler Guys in Bend or bendticket.com (plus fees).

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