Mike Haysom

Mike Haysom

Mike HaysomName of musician: Mike Haysom

Location: Southwick, Nr Dalbeattie

I would describe my music as… Progressive Folk

Background information… Mike is a prize-winning ukulele player, singer, composer and classically trained guitarist.

His music is characterised by intricate fingerpicking, varied techniques and contrasting styles, giving a contemporary take on the instrument with influences coming from folk, classical guitar, world music and prog rock.

He has been featured in UKE Magazine and performed at the Ukulele Festival of Scotland where he received a trophy for his debut in the Rising Stars competition in 2018. He also released an album of instrumental ukulele music inspired by places in Galloway, entitled “The Natural Place” in the same year.

His composite multitracked YouTube cover videos have gained Mike recognition in the ukulele community and beyond.

“Mike Haysom blew everyone away playing his own compositions to perfection” – Peter Moss, International Ukulele Performer

“Deliciously enchanting music…exquisitely performed…Mike’s ukulele picking is mesmerizing.” – Mike Flaherty, UKE Magazine (Issue 15)

“Mike’s gentle style and beautiful melodies were in complete contrast to the raucous trio of ovations he got at the thrilling conclusion to his fantastic set.” – Matt Warnes, Ukulele Events

For more information: 

Website: https://www.mikehaysommusic.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mikehaysommusic
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSJtrDOwkF909NjqUEKyoXw
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mikehaysom
Twitter: https://twitter.com/mikehaysommusic
Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/mikehaysom

Contact for bookings: Email mike@mikehaysommusic.com