• Rob Mchale
  • ROB McHALE is a North Carolina-based folk-Americana artist whose songs can take you through a small town, down a dirt road or on an historical journey – and bring you back home again. Rob’s flair for penning historical and social commentary songs has received recognition and awards from American Songwriter Magazine, Woody Guthrie Folk Festival, Dallas Songwriters Association, and Billboard.

    Rob performs solo internationally and regionally with his band featuring his brother Pat on harmonica, Frank Berridge on bass, Jim Singer on Violin and Peter McCranie on resonator guitar.

    Rob’s 2018 release *Prophets on the Boulevard* reached number 8 on the Folk DJ Charts. The 2016 record "Tom Dooley and Friends" also reached number 8 on the Folk DJ Charts.In 2015 Rob won 2nd Place in the Woody Guthrie Song Competition and earned a place on the Main Stage at the Woody Guthrie Folk Festival.

    Rob has partnered with Charlotte Corbin Barnes, author of ‘The Tom Dooley Files' for presentations in Historical Societies. libraries, and other venues. The presentations are combination shows with an introduction to the Tom Dooley Legend by Mrs. Barnes followed by a concert with mainly historical song content,( Blair Mountain, Jesse James, General George Custer, small towns, Sherman’s March, Dred Scott, John Brown, The Castlebar Races, Woody Guthrie, etc. from his previous and future releases, followed by a book signing.

    In addition to performing throughout North Carolina and the southeastern U.S., Rob founded and hosts the Summit Coffee Songwriters Showcase in Davidson, North Carolina that features local, regional and touring artists. The popular monthly series is now in its ninth year and has presented over 100 shows.

    Rob is supported by the team at Country Music Social Media and his song "Surrounded Again" is included on their third compilation CD.

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