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. Andy’s song, “Sweetest Story Ever Told,” was heard around the world in Eric Nagler’s CBC television series Eric’s World, which was nominated for a Gemini Award, and 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
All of Andy’s recordings are available as CDs or downloads from his store on CDBaby.com.
Andy’s Latest CDs:
|Andy and his instrumentalist wizard band-mates shine on this collection of original songs from Andy’s road warrior years. Before there was a name for Americana Music, they were making it– and here it is!
Retroflect: (v.) 1. To turn or bend back on itself. 2. To think about, or reflect on, past events and the times that shaped them.
|It’s country. It’s folk. It’s contemporary. It’s old-timey. It rocks, it soothes it aches, it rejoices. It’s Andy May’s music and there are, truly, endless possibilities!
Reissued: Dance of Life– A Mandolin Celebration
|This 2011 reissue of Andy’s critically-acclaimed mandolin album is remastered, remixed, and as much fun as ever!
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