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Driftless

by The May North

Released 2019
Released 2019
Bluegrass without boundaries, folk without pretense, and honest storytelling without apology.
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There’s a restless spirit flowing through the North Country that’s hard to define, and sometimes a good song is the only way to put it into proper perspective. The May North has a rare knack for doing just that—making sense of love, loss, long winters, longer highways and the shifting lines between urban and country living. With a sound that’s part folk, part bluegrass and a bit of breakneck blues, The …
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By a String

by The May North

Released 2014
Released 2014
With evocative ballads to hard-driving foot-stompers, this is bluegrass without boundaries, folk without pretense, and honest storytelling without apology. The third original album from this modern folk string band.
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The May North released their new original album “By a String” on Nov. 8, 2014 at a sold out album release show. This is the third studio album since 2012 from this rising Twin Cities string band.

With a sound that’s part folk, part bluegrass and a bit of breakneck blues, The May North continues to build steam in the Twin Cities’ vibrant roots music community. The album was recorded and produced by Ryan Young (Trampled by …
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Interstate Lives

by The May North

Released 2012
Released 2012
Original alt-grass music employing the time-honored instruments of acoustic guitar, upright bass, banjo, dobro and fiddle; often blurring the lines between bluegrass, folk, Americana, and the blues.

Songs from the North Country

by The May North

Released 2012
Released 2012
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Songs from the North Country
Recorded May 29th 2011
at The Hideaway Studio in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Engineered and Mixed by Nick Mundth
Mastered by Joe Mabbott

All Songs written by George McCorkell
All lyrics written by George McCorkell
Lyrics on tracks 2 and 5 also written by Stephanie McCorkell
All songs arranged by The May North
Album front cover art photograph by Stephanie McCorkell
Album back cover art photograph: stock photo

The May North is:
George McCorkell: Guitar, …
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