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City

Vienna

State

MO

Country

US

Website

http://www.mickbyrd.com

Bio

Americana Roots – Singer/Songwriter
(a little bit of folk, rock, country and “Ozark” blues)
Mick Byrd
Time Out Records
P.O.Box 141, 503 North Main Street * Vienna, MO 65582-0141
Phone/Fax (573) 422-3881 * Mail@MickByrd.com
http://www.mickbyrd.com * Performs solo or with band members

Memberships:
BMI, Writer; BMI, Mick Byrd Publishing.
MO Arts Council & Mid-America Arts Alliance Touring Rosters
Nashville Songwriters Association International -NSAI
Americana Music Association, Roots Music Association, Airplay Direct (DPK available)

Credits:
1995 Billboard Magazine Songwriting Contest – National Award for – “Afternoon At The Wall”
1997 Theme Song “The Chance” – Missouri Statewide Parents Advisory Network. -Mo.
Department of Mental Health “The Chance”- Chosen by Missouri Special Olympics for their
opening ceremony in 2000. Along with “Gentle Souls” these songs were also featured in 2001.
Both songs are on a CD single with proceeds going to Special Olympics Missouri.
Oasis CD samplers sent to Americana radio stations “Train Song” & “Small Town Girl”

National Radio:
NPR Program – “River City Folk”, hosted by Tom May
“Writer’s Block”-WDVX 89.9fm/102.9/webcast, host- Karen Reynolds
NPR Program – “Car Talk” – “Drivin’ That Lawnmower to Town” & “This Old Truck”,
Hosts: Tom and Ray Magliozzi

AIRPLAY DIRECT: http://www.airplaydirect.com/MickByrd –Digital Press Kit /streamed /downloads for Radio

Performed to appreciative audiences at: (partial listing)
Acoustic Cafe (Cable TV Filming) – St. Louis University
Bluebird Cafe – Nashville, TN (Songwriter’s Nights, Songwriter Pick’s Nights & In-The-Round) The Blue Note – Columbia, Headline KOPN fundraiser special
Borders Books & Music- St. Louis & Kansas City areas, IL, IN, TN, OH, PA, CT, OK, CO
Colfer’s, Carrig-on-Bannow – Co. Wexford, Ireland
Culver-Stockton College – Canton, MO
The Focal Point Cultural Arts Center – Webster Groves
Folklore Center – Warrenville, IL (Chicago Metro)
Lyric Live Theater – Newburg, MO
KOMU-TV “Pepper & Friends” programs, Columbia
Missouri Botanical Gardens – “Best of Mo. Market” – St. Louis
Mo. Special Olympics opening ceremony, 2000,2001 – Ft. Leonard Wood
Off Broadway – St. Louis
St. Louis Art Festival – Clayton, MO (St. Louis Metro)
Stone’s Throw Theatre – Carthage
University of Missouri – St. Louis
University of Missouri – Columbia, Peace Studies Program
Veteran’s for Peace Rally – Columbia
1st & 2nd Annual Vietnam Vets Reunions – St. Roberts
West End Theater – Blackwater, MO
Westminster College, Fulton, MO
William Woods University President’s Concert & Lecture Series, Fulton, MO
Mick has performed in TX, AR, KS, IL, OH, PA, CT, TN, IN, OK, CO, RI, MA Radio performances/ interviews (April, 2000 – “River City Folk” perf.- repeated) Ireland… and many more…

Recordings:
“No Frills,” “Live At The Focal Point,” ”The Barber,” “Stolen Kisses,” “A Few Good Tunes, “Outer Road” (Now recording Mick’s 7th CD)

Basics

First Name

Mick

Last Name

Byrd

Nickname

mick-byrd