The Mighty High and Dry
The Mighty High & Dry pumps out big-hearted American Rock ‘n Soul, employing a healer’s touch, a bartender’s wit and a lover’s kiss to the tune of the times. Since 2011, singer Alan Murphy has been channeling his writing efforts into MHD along with bassist Kyle Vock. With two members relocating in ’16, they’ve added guitarist Eric Katerle and drummer Alex Cote, who both triple their duties by writing and singing with the band.
The Mighty High & Dry play mostly in their city of Rochester, NY, but are in the process of expanding their reach to other regions. Though they have face-melting capabilities on par with your favorite jam or blues bands, they lean toward letting the song take precedence, softening hearts and thighs with choruses of compassion alternating with jaunts of funky sexuality and fun. They have released two full-length CDs, the 1st one (‘13) self-titled and the latest one (’16) titled “The Next Waltz”, indicating a nod to The Band and a need for the dance to keep dancing…