Hannah May is bursting with talent, enthusiasm and positive energy. We need more like her in the music world. – Brian Ritchie, Curator for MOFO, Violent Femmes
Singer and songwriter, Hannah May is a rising star among Tasmanian audiences. Her songs and her voice are shaped in a soulful style and have been compared to Norah Jones, Carole King and Eva Cassidy. Hannah May has absorbed influences from both folk pop and jazz music and her eclectic approach makes for entertaining sets of sensitively constructed and thought provoking material often with a strong underlying rhythmic groove.
Her performances major credits include performing alongside Clare Bowditch as part of her Winter Secrets tour in Hobart, backing vocalist for Damon Albarn (Blur) tour of Australia (Palais Theatre and Sydney Opera House) and touring the USA with the ARIA-nominated Southern Gospel Choir.
She has supported Ian Moss, from Cold Chisel, and worked and sung with artists including Elly Hoyt, Monique Brumby, Bobby Flynn,Danial Champagne and Wes Carr.
Hannah May is currently recording her debut album 'The Little Things' with engineer Stewart Long and arranger and jazz pianist Matt Boden due to be released in early 2018.