Ray Lamontagne New York Tickets
Ray LaMontagne is an American singer and songwriter. His husky voice, beautifully engaging lyrics and guitar strumming has made him a folk sensation. He has released five albums since his career began in 2004 with the debut album Trouble. His latest one is Supernova that released in early 2014. His albums have received platinum, gold and silver status by the RIAA and BPI. LaMontagne has made millions of fans worldwide. He describes his unique vocals to be the result of singing through his gut instead of his nose. He has credited artists like Stephen Stills, Rick Danko and Richard Manuel as his strong musical inspirations. So grab the Ray LaMontagne New York tickets and enjoy him play live.
Ray LaMontagne hails from New Hampshire, US. He came from humble beginnings. After graduating from college, he found work in a shoe factory in Lewiston. He woke up one morning to Stephen Still’s song “Treetop Flyer” from the album Stills Alone. The song inspired him so much that he quit his job and decided to pursue a career in the music industry.
He has received quite a few awards, nominations and accolades in his career that started in 2004. He got nominated for eight Boston Music Awards, winning three of them including ‘Best Male Singer/Songwriter.’ His album Trouble won ‘Album of the Year’, and the single “Trouble” won ‘Song of the Year.’ He won the Esky Music Award for ‘Best Voice.’ In 2011, his song “Beg, Steal or Borrow” was nominated for ‘Song of the Year’ at the Grammy Awards, whereas his album God Willin’ and the Creek Don’t Rise won for ‘Best Contemporary Folk Album.’ He has also been nominated for ‘International Breakthrough Act’ at the BRIT Awards.
Ray LaMontagne is famous for his smooth concerts that keep the audience entertained throughout. So get Ray LaMontagne New York tickets and enjoy the folksy moods and lyrics by the amazing artist.