MerleFest-2019

MerleFest, considered one of the premier music festivals in the country, serves as an annual homecoming for musicians and music fans. 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 music, and expanded to include Americana, country, blues, rock and many other styles. The festival hosts numerous artists, performing on 13 stages during the course of the four-day event.

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Presentation of 2018 IBMA Special Achievement Award to Curtis McPeake – Photos

In the Special Awards Luncheon today at the International Bluegrass Music Association convention in Raleigh, NC, Andy accepted Curtis McPeake‘s Special Achievement Award on his behalf. (Curtis was unable to attend.) The photos below are from Frank Baker’s album in Bluegrass Today. 

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Andy May Panelist at IBMA Annual Business Conference

International Bluegrass Music Association Business Conference Panel: “Planting Grass Seeds—Approaches for Youth Bluegrass Education and Outreach” A panel discussion featuring the perspectives of educators, performers, and community leaders involved with exposing youth musicians to bluegrass music. Topics will include “first exposures” for youths and families unfamiliar with bluegrass, considerations for community youth jams, approaches to organizing a youth bluegrass band,…

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Andy May @ MerleFest - 2018

Andy May Show – Private event, Flat Rock, NC

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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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