Christchurch, New Zealand — Monday, August 12th, 2019 — New Zealand Folk Singer/Songwriter, Mike Mckendry, has revealed that his 6th album, will give some insights into his sporadically turbulent journey in life. There have been rumors around, in the Christchurch music scene, that he’ll even record the making, of this new and ambitious project.
Details about the release date have been revealed, the full album will be out before the end of 2019, also video coverage of the pre-production and recording stages will start to appear on social media very soon. Mike is already performing the songs for this new album, regularly in bars and other venues around Christchurch.
Mike has stated previously, that the lyrics for the 6th album were written for him. One of the songs “The Jigsaw Song”, has become popular with a group of musicians, that play at the “Moon Under Water”, every Sunday afternoon. Mike has appeared there regularly, and according to sources, his music has fitted very well into the Americano themes, that this particular bar promote.
Mike’s other album the 14 track “Original NZ Folk, Gospel & Blues” compilation, is available through the website https://mikemckendry.com/, also other tracks of his music and live shows, are available to listen to by clicking on the link below. One of the tracks “Song Of War”, which features on the 14 track compilation, is available for free, it showcases some brilliant piano playing.
Mike Mckendry, has been writing and recording songs for over 30 years now. The 5th album “Original NZ Folk, Gospel & Blues, released in April 2017, is more or less a tapestry of his writings, the 6th album should provide unique and compelling inroads, into his journey.
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Mike Mckendry has evolved over 35 years, into a unique and original Folk Singer/Songwriter. He is a proficient Piano, Guitar and Bass player as well, he started playing in the Linwood High School Jazz, at the age of 14 and has adapted to many other genres of music throughout his career. https://mikemckendry.com/press-kit/