Maggie MacKay |
Maggie MacKay is the first female principle banjo player to graduate from Berklee College of Music with a degree in Professional Music with an emphasis on songwriting and performing. A Nova Scotia native, now residing in Boston, Maggie fuses her maritime influences with blues, rock, and traditional bluegrass. In 2012 Maggie released her first full-length solo project of original material – produced by Ryan Roberts and Dave Demay. Maggie’s musical focus Boston-based bluegrass band, Chasing Blue and Nashville-based Americana band, The Local Memories. When off the road, Maggie is a private instructor for banjo, violin, and piano in the Sudbury, MA, area.
2015: "The Future"
Presenting the Featured Artists for the Banjo Babes 2015 Calendar & Album! We kindly invite you to learn more about them, visit their websites, and further enjoy their music:
- Megan McKamey,
- Evie Ladin,
- Kendl Winter (The Lowest Pair),
- Susie Monick (Buffalo Gals),
- Erin Inglish,
- Grace Van't Hof (Cryin' Time),
- Maggie MacKay (The Local Memories),
- Emily Dowden,
- Laurie Michelle Caner (Hey Mavis),
- Jami Lynn,
- Dani Aubert (Patchy Sanders),
- Amber Rogers (Scenic Roots),
- Allison de Groot,
- Donna Lynn Caskey, and
- Lindsay Rilko (Lindsay Lou & The Flatbellys).
Banjo Babes 2015 Compilation Album
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"Collector's SECOND Edition - 2015" CALENDAR + CD in ECO-PACK w/Booklet Download
Presenting the second-edition of the world's most beloved annual collective banjo project, the Banjo Babes 2015 Calendar and Album! This edition features fifteen artists on a professional compilation album and thematic wall calendar.
Artists in the 2015 project include Megan McKamey, Evie Ladin, Kendl Winter (The Lowest Pair), Susie Monick (formerly of Buffalo Gals), Erin Inglish, Grace Van't Hof (& Cryin' Time), Maggie MacKay (The Local Memories), Emily Dowden, Laurie Michelle Caner (Hey Mavis), Jami Lynn, Dani Aubert (Patchy Sanders), Amber Rogers (Scenic Roots), Allison de Groot, Donna Lynn Caskey, and Lindsay Rilko (Lindsay Lou & The Flatbellys).
Produced by Erin Inglish.
Pretty Little Miss 3:020:00/3:02
Float Downstream 2:520:00/2:52
Red Rocking Chair 3:330:00/3:33
Oh, Susanna 3:570:00/3:57
Ancient Ancestry 6:220:00/6:22
Don't Count On Me 2:500:00/2:50
Squirrel Hill 2:070:00/2:07
Sandy Boys 2:220:00/2:22
Goodbye, Again 3:480:00/3:48
Nameless Heart 2:450:00/2:45