CMA nominee Max T. Barnes is a hit writer, who is the son of a hit writer. His father, Max D. Barnes (think D. for Dad!) wrote songs like “Who’s Gonna Fill Their Shoes”, “You’re Going Out The Same Way You Came In” and “Rainbows And Roses” and “Look At Us” by Vince Gill. Max T. Barnes has written songs like “Love, Me” by Collin Raye. In 2019 he penned several songs for his country music friends here in Ireland including David James’ current single “Beautiful As Usual”, Trudi Lalor’s last two singles written with Billy Morrisey “Word Gets Around” and the #1 duet for Trudi and Daniel O’Donnell, “I’m Gettin’ Over You”.
Between the two they have written 33 #1’s and hits and sold over 70 million records. They have enjoyed success with artists like Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard and George Jones. Max T. brings his ‘All American’ Country Band in concert to sing his hits and tell you the stories behind the songs. Voted International Artist Of The Year, Max T. Barnes sings the songs that will make you cry and tells you the stories that will make you laugh! Max will be joined on the night by special guest Stephen Rosney.
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