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By a String

by The May North

Released 11/08/2014
Released 11/08/2014
This third original album by The May North was recorded and produced by Ryan Young of Trampled by Turtles at Neon Brown Audio Recordings and was released at a sold out show at the Turf Club, St. Paul, on November 8th, 2014.
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"The world is built on stories and the May North have more than they can contain. The quartet brings music from Northern Minnesota and folk and bluegrass figure heavily into their aesthetic. Their new album, By a String, is 100 percent now, and yet it sounds like daring music of the past." - Youa Vang, City Pages, November 7th, 2014

By a String kicks off with a toe-tapping classic for the Americana playbook, “Whiskey in the Rain,” …
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Interstate Lives

by The May North

Released 10/20/2012
Released 10/20/2012
Original Minnesota folkgrass band The May North released their second new album of 2012, raising the roof on traditional bluegrass and folk music with the band’s strongest musical statement to date.
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"Growing up in the North Country ingrains a different way of thinking from someone who was raised in the city. On their second album, The May North set to capture the restless spirit that roams the North Country and interpret it into their music. Interstate Lives is curiously exposed, living in both the past and present. It stretches over decades of music, bringing together bits and pieces of lives that dwell within those songs." - …
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Songs from the North Country

by The May North

Released 01/21/2012
Released 01/21/2012
The debut album from original string band The May North, recorded live on May 29th, 2011 at the Hideaway Studios.
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"With music and lyrics drenched in poignancy and life, The May North's music communicate the simplistic beauty of the North Country, leaving us dazzled, surprised and thrilled." - Youa Vang, City Pages, January 18, 2012

Recorded at the Hideaway Studios, Minneapolis
Engineered and Mixed by Nick Mundth
Mastered by Joe Mabbott
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