Michael Armstrong is a British singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He is heavily influenced by the great music and bands of the 1970’s such as Steely Dan, Fleetwood Mac, ELO, Supertramp and The Eagles as well as the legendary song-writers such as Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan, Billy Joel and James Taylor. His music, whilst firmly seated in the 21st Century, unashamedly has a retro-feel about it and has won him plaudits both young and old. He has a knack of producing instantly memorable pop songs, lyrically and musically engaging, as well as epic-sounding tracks.
“His integrity and dedication are humbling…. I predict that there will come a time when you'll recognise him instantly, from those precious first few bars. I’ll be there with a bottle of Bollinger, cheering from my front row seat.”
- Lesley-Ann Jones (music critic, author and biographer)
“A great entertaining vocal talent’
- David Wigg (Daily Mail Arts)
Released 23rd November 2018
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Brand New Album
18th September 2018
Brand new album #LookingForTheWorld available to pre-order now from Amazon and itunes - click links below...
14th July 2018
There are some really exciting pledges available on Michael’s #PledgeMusic page. For example, if you haven’t already, you can even have your name printed in the new cd album booklet...
but for this pledge you’ll need to be quick,as the artwork is being finalised in the next couple of weeks. #LookingForTheWorld
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Freedonia - My Friends new group!
1 July 2018
My friends in Austin, Texas have formed a new group Freedonia the Band. UK muso friends check it out NOW! Sophisticated jazz/pop with incredible players. Oh...and there's a certain Mr Christopher Cross on songwriting, guitar and vocal duties! It's a fantastic piece of work.
Check them out here
Debut Album- Michael Armstrong
Released in June 2015, ‘Michael Armstrong’ was a debut album like no other.
Produced by one of the greats, Keith Bessey (Elton John, Cliff Richard, 10CC), it featured some of the finest musicians on the planet, including double Grammy Award winning guitarist Albert Lee, Steely Dan’s Elliott Randall, bassist Steve Walters (Amy Winehouse) and saxophonist Ed Barker (George Michael).
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