Singer, songwriter, guitarist, mandolinist, producer, educator, and visual artist, Andy May, has played venues from honky-tonks to Carnegie Hall. He started and runs the IBMA award-winning record label, Swift River Music, holds a World Championship on guitar from Union Grove, NC, and is a yearly performer and workshop presenter at Winfield (since 1989) and MerleFest (since 2001). His Acoustic Kids showcases have given hundreds of young performers supportive performance opportunities for over twenty years. His song, “Sweetest Story Ever Told,” was heard around the world in the CBC television series Eric’s World, which was nominated for a Gemini Award, and the MCA release, Can’t Sit Down, which was nominated for a Juno Award.
I am fortunate and thankful that I’ve been able to contribute something positive over the years with what I love to do. –Andy May
Andy’s Latest CD – Endless Possibilities !
|Andy, Congratulations! I put your CD on tonight and thoroughly enjoyed it. As Bill Monroe would have said, “I hope this record does you some good. There’s a lot of good to be gotten out of it.” –Jim Rooney, American music legend|
Dance of Life– A Mandolin Celebration Reissued !
|This 2011 reissue of Andy’s critically-acclaimed mandolin album is remastered, remixed, and as much fun as ever!
…[A] beautiful, timeless sound. –Bluegrass Unlimited
Andy is a fine singer and a multi-talented musician. This is a great recording by a bunch of great artists. You will like it!! –Curtis McPeake. Trailblazer Award winner, former Blue Grass Boy, banjo master