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March 2018

MerleFest on the Road – Willingham Theater, Yadkin, NC

March 3 @ 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

#MerleFestontheRoad is an ensemble show with a rotating cast of past and present MerleFest artists selected to represent the festival's mission of celebrating "traditional plus music." The show tours the South in late winter every year to highlight the artists and to promote the popular Americana music festival founded by the legendary Doc Watson. The MerleFest artists for the 2018 show are The Way Down Wanderers, The Barefoot Movement and Andy May. 2017 marks the 30th celebration of MerleFest. About…

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MerleFest on the Road – Poplar Knight Spot, Aberdeen, NC

March 4 @ 6:45 PM - 9:15 PM

#MerleFestontheRoad is an ensemble show with a rotating cast of past and present MerleFest artists selected to represent the festival's mission of celebrating "traditional plus music." The show tours the South in late winter every year to highlight the artists and to promote the popular Americana music festival founded by the legendary Doc Watson. The MerleFest artists for the 2018 show are The Way Down Wanderers, The Barefoot Movement and Andy May. 2017 marks the 30th celebration of MerleFest. About…

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McPeake & May CD Release – Station Inn – Nashville, TN

March 21 @ 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Station Inn, 402 12th Ave S
Nashville, TN 37203 United States
$15

Five-string banjo trailblazer Curtis McPeake is hailed as one of the architects of modern bluegrass music. Just months following his 90th birthday, McPeake has emerged from retirement, collaborating alongside his longtime friend, guitarist and singer Andy May, for this new release on the Swift River Music label. Joined by fiddler Aubrey Haynie and bassist Tim Dishman on the CD and for this show, the quartet work their magic on old-time and bluegrass songs and instrumentals. Join us for this special…

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Andy May at Unity Church of the Cumberlands, Cookeville,TN

March 25 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Unity Church of the Cumberlands, 823 E 10th St
Cookeville, TN 38501 United States

Andy returns to Unity Church of the Cumberlands with his own deep-rooted brand of Americana music to provide special music for the service. ------ Dubbed “a troubadour of life” by the Walnut Valley Festival, veteran singer/songwriter and champion guitarist Andy May infuses his songwriting and his shows with his trademark creativity, humor, and consummate musicianship. His music embraces styles from blues to bluegrass, old-time country to contemporary folk, traditional reels to roots-rock. " (Andy May is) a fine vocalist and…

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April 2018

Music Homecoming with Curtis McPeake

April 6 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

“Curtis McPeake’s name is spoken with something very much like reverence in the nationwide banjo community.” —Bluegrass Unlimited Curtis McPeake is a five-string banjo trailblazer, nothing short of a music legend and will be performing at the Latta in Selmer, Tenn. to celebrate his latest CD release, The Good Things (Outweigh the Bad). Lauded as one of the architects of modern bluegrass, McPeake toured and recorded with Bill Monroe’s Bluegrass Boys, acted as a regular stand-in for Earl Scruggs in…

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Andy May at MerleFest 2018

April 26 @ 9:00 AM - April 29 @ 4:00 PM
MerleFest, 1328 S Collegiate Dr
Wilkesboro, NC 28697 United States

Andy's sets: Details to come Acoustic Kids Showcases: Details to come Festival Map: http://merlefest.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/Festival_Map_2017.pdf This will be Andy's 18th year of bringing his own brand of rootsy music to MerleFest. Once again, he'll perform his own sets and host three Acoustic Kids Showcases- with Andy May and one Acoustic Kids Ambassadors set. MerleFest, which was founded in 1988 in Memory of Eddy Merle Watson, has a mission of celebrating "traditional plus" music: The Music of MerleFest is "traditional-plus" and Doc…

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MerleFest 2018

April 26 @ 2:00 PM - April 29 @ 7:00 PM
MerleFest, 1328 S Collegiate Dr
Wilkesboro, NC 28697 United States

MerleFest, considered one of the premier music festivals in the country, serves as an annual homecoming for musicians and music fans. Held on the campus of Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, MerleFest was founded in 1988 in memory of the late Eddy Merle Watson, son of American music legend Doc Watson. MerleFest is a celebration of ‘traditional plus’ music, a unique mix of music based on the traditional, roots-oriented sounds of the Appalachian region, including bluegrass and old-time…

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May 2018

Andy May – House Concert – Baltimore, MD

May 13 @ 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Hear - and meet - Nashville-based musician, Andy May, as he brings his own brand of Americana to Baltimore. Private event. Please message Bill Mulroney if you would like to attend. ----- Dubbed “a troubadour of life” by the Walnut Valley Festival, veteran singer/songwriter and champion guitarist Andy May infuses his songwriting and his shows with his trademark creativity, humor, and consummate musicianship. His music embraces styles from blues to bluegrass, old-time country to contemporary folk, traditional reels to roots-rock.…

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Andy May at 2018 S.E. Regional Folk Alliance Conference

May 15 @ 6:00 PM - May 20 @ 12:00 PM

11th Annual SERFA Conference Andy will participate in 2 workshops: * Writing About Folk Music (Moderator) * Mentoring Youth From Communities to Festivals: The Acoustic Kids Showcases Story (Andy, with guests) Andy will also have several showcases or in-the-rounds at the conference. Stay tuned for details as his schedule gets finalized. SERFA is the Southeastern regional chapter of Folk Alliance International. For many years, SERFA has held its annual conference at the beautiful Montreat Conference Center in the Blue Ridge…

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Andy May at Running with Headphones Concert Series – Mt Airy, NC

May 15 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Hear - and meet - Nashville-based musician, Andy May, as he brings his own brand of Americana to Mount Airy. Private event. Please message Running with Headphones House Concert Series if you would like to attend. ----- Dubbed “a troubadour of life” by the Walnut Valley Festival, veteran singer/songwriter and champion guitarist Andy May infuses his songwriting and his shows with his trademark creativity, humor, and consummate musicianship. His music embraces styles from blues to bluegrass, old-time country to contemporary…

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MerleFest on the Road – Willingham Theater, Yadkin, NC

#MerleFestontheRoad is an ensemble show with a rotating cast of past and present MerleFest artists selected to represent the festival’s mission of celebrating “traditional plus music.” The show tours the South in late winter every year to highlight the artists and to promote the popular Americana music festival founded by the legendary Doc Watson. The MerleFest artists for the 2018…

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MerleFest on the Road – Poplar Knight Spot, Aberdeen, NC

#MerleFestontheRoad is an ensemble show with a rotating cast of past and present MerleFest artists selected to represent the festival’s mission of celebrating “traditional plus music.” The show tours the South in late winter every year to highlight the artists and to promote the popular Americana music festival founded by the legendary Doc Watson. The MerleFest artists for the 2018…

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McPeake & May CD Release – Station Inn – Nashville, TN

Five-string banjo trailblazer Curtis McPeake is hailed as one of the architects of modern bluegrass music. Just months following his 90th birthday, McPeake has emerged from retirement, collaborating alongside his longtime friend, guitarist and singer Andy May, for this new release on the Swift River Music label. Joined by fiddler Aubrey Haynie and bassist Tim Dishman on the CD and…

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Andy May at Unity Church of the Cumberlands, Cookeville,TN

Andy returns to Unity Church of the Cumberlands with his own deep-rooted brand of Americana music to provide special music for the service. —— Dubbed “a troubadour of life” by the Walnut Valley Festival, veteran singer/songwriter and champion guitarist Andy May infuses his songwriting and his shows with his trademark creativity, humor, and consummate musicianship. His music embraces styles from…

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Music Homecoming with Curtis McPeake

“Curtis McPeake’s name is spoken with something very much like reverence in the nationwide banjo community.” —Bluegrass Unlimited Curtis McPeake is a five-string banjo trailblazer, nothing short of a music legend and will be performing at the Latta in Selmer, Tenn. to celebrate his latest CD release, The Good Things (Outweigh the Bad). Lauded as one of the architects of…

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Andy May at MerleFest 2018

Andy’s sets: Details to come Acoustic Kids Showcases: Details to come Festival Map: http://merlefest.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/Festival_Map_2017.pdf This will be Andy’s 18th year of bringing his own brand of rootsy music to MerleFest. Once again, he’ll perform his own sets and host three Acoustic Kids Showcases- with Andy May and one Acoustic Kids Ambassadors set. MerleFest, which was founded in 1988 in Memory…

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MerleFest 2018

MerleFest, considered one of the premier music festivals in the country, serves as an annual homecoming for musicians and music fans. Held on the campus of Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, MerleFest was founded in 1988 in memory of the late Eddy Merle Watson, son of American music legend Doc Watson. MerleFest is a celebration of ‘traditional plus’…

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Andy May – House Concert – Baltimore, MD

Hear – and meet – Nashville-based musician, Andy May, as he brings his own brand of Americana to Baltimore. Private event. Please message Bill Mulroney if you would like to attend. —– Dubbed “a troubadour of life” by the Walnut Valley Festival, veteran singer/songwriter and champion guitarist Andy May infuses his songwriting and his shows with his trademark creativity, humor,…

Read More→

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Andy May at 2018 S.E. Regional Folk Alliance Conference

11th Annual SERFA Conference Andy will participate in 2 workshops: * Writing About Folk Music (Moderator) * Mentoring Youth From Communities to Festivals: The Acoustic Kids Showcases Story (Andy, with guests) Andy will also have several showcases or in-the-rounds at the conference. Stay tuned for details as his schedule gets finalized. SERFA is the Southeastern regional chapter of Folk Alliance…

Read More→

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Andy May at Running with Headphones Concert Series – Mt Airy, NC

Hear – and meet – Nashville-based musician, Andy May, as he brings his own brand of Americana to Mount Airy. Private event. Please message Running with Headphones House Concert Series if you would like to attend. —– Dubbed “a troubadour of life” by the Walnut Valley Festival, veteran singer/songwriter and champion guitarist Andy May infuses his songwriting and his shows…

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