Michael Patrick

Michael Patrick

 Marlboro, New Jersey, USA
BandCountryAmericana

A unique blend of Americana, Country, and Folk Roots Music aimed at engaging audiences and encouraging participation to creates smiling faces!

Biography

Inspired by the more traditional folk, country, rockabilly, bluegrass,
gospel, roots and rock sounds & writing of such artists as : Johnny Cash, Hank Williams, Woody Guthrie, Doc Watson, Guy Clark, Kris Kristofferson, John Prine, and the like, Michael Patrick has developed an appreciation of simplistic story-telling lyrics, catchy hooks and
memorable melodies.

You can catch Michael performing solo acoustic shows or with his band of
esteemed musicians known as "The Suburban Hillbillies" as well as Recalling the spirit of Johnny Cash in the Tribute show "RING of FIRE"
Band!..

To date, Michael has logged over 1500 live performances in the tri-state (NY,NJ,PA) area in addition to 3 annual tours down south.

His achievements include: Three successful solo CD releases as well as opening Slots for:Randy Travis, Marty Stuart, Rosanne Cash, Steve Earle, Carlene Carter, Billy Joe Shaver, Gary Allen, David Alllan Coe, Justin Townes Earle, Chris Knight,The Marshall Tucker Band, The Outlaws, and more.

Contact MPS Promotions at:732-834-9781

Discography

- Released Debut CD entitled "Roots and Branches" Nov, 2004
- Holiday Song Single "Hillbilly Christmas",
- Midnight Moonlight recorded for Jerry Jams Jerry Cares CD Box set.
- Something to fall back on - 2nd release 2/09
- Another Song You Never Heard - 3rd Release 10/11

Set List

Depending on scenario, Solo, Duo sets consist of Original material in combination with traditional americana tunes. can range from 30 - 90 min.

Band Show (4 piece) (Original songs, Suburban Hillbillies or Johnny Cash Tribute "Ring of Fire Band")

Usually 2 "1 hour sets" consisting of a combination of our popular orignal tunes and unique outakes on covers of Cash, Hank Williams, Willy Nelson, Merle Haggard, Waylon Jennings and more.