Dent May is an American musician, based in Taylor, Mississippi. He attended NYU Film School and Ole Miss, where he studied English and Southern Studies, and found his home in the music of Serge Gainsbourg and Lee Hazlewood. May was also a member of a Mississippi power pop group called the Rockwells.
Dent May & His Magnificent Ukulele “Meet Me In The Garden”
As a kitschy self-styled pop showman, May fronts a four-man indie pop ensemble called Dent May & His Magnificent Ukulele, in which he sings and plays the eponymous stringed instrument. The group is signed to Paw Tracks.
A video for the group’s recording Oh, Paris! was co-directed by John Rory Fraser and May himself.
Dent May’s album The Good Feeling Music of Dent May & His Magnificent Ukulele was released February 3rd, 2009 on Paw Tracks records.
Dent May & His Magnificent Ukulele – Oh Paris! – February 26, 2009
Debut album The Good Feeling Music of Dent May & His Magnificent Ukulele out now on Paw Tracks. Order the CD or LP by clicking this link.