Austin MacRae

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*2018 Kerrville New Folk Finalist
*2016 Falcon Ridge FF Emerging Artist
*2017 Vic Heyman Songwriting Award, South Florida Folk Festival
*2017 Semi-Formal Showcase Artist, Northeast Regional Folk Alliance
*2016 Turtle Hill FF New Voices Showcase Winner
*2018 Syracuse Area Music Award (Best Americana)
*2016 Syracuse Area Music Award (Best Folk)
*2016 Suzi Wollenberg DJ Showcase, NERFA (selected by Kelly Walker of Sundilla Radio Hour)

“An Extraordinarily Talented Songwriter…” – Kelly Walker, Sundilla Radio Hour

Austin MacRae is a singer/songwriter living in Ithaca, NY. He has performed at venues such as Club Passim, the Falcon Ridge Folk Festival (Emerging Artist), Turtle Hill Folk Festival (New Voices Showcase), South Florida Folk Festival (songwriting award winner), Ithaca Festival, Oswego Music Hall, and Homer Center for the Arts. He has opened for acts such as Keller Williams, Amy Speace, Toby Walker and Cosy Sheridan. His debut album, Bats in the Attic, won a Syracuse Area Music Award (SAMMY) for Best Folk Recording of 2015. His second album, Keeper, won a SAMMY for Best Americana in 2018. His songs and performances have also been featured on a variety of radio stations and shows, including the Sundilla Radio Hour, hosted by Kelly Walker.