Austin MacRae is a singer/songwriter from Ithaca, NY, whose music is known for its lyrical and vocal intensity. With a sensitive finger-picking style, MacRae crafts songs rich in wordplay and story.He has performed at venues such as Club Passim, the Falcon Ridge Folk Festival (Emerging Artist), Turtle Hill Folk Festival (New Voices Showcase), South Florida Folk Festival (songwriting award winner), Ithaca Festival, Oswego Music Hall, and Homer Center for the Arts. He has opened for acts such as Keller Williams, Amy Speace, Toby Walker and Cosy Sheridan. His debut album, “Bats in the Attic”, won a Syracuse Area Music Award (SAMMY) for Best Folk Recording of 2015. His second album, “Keeper”, won a SAMMY for Best Americana in 2018. His songs and performances have also been featured on a variety of radio stations and shows, including the Sundilla Radio Hour, hosted by Kelly Walker.