Dent May is an American musician, based in Oxford, Mississippi, US. May attended Jackson Prep, then later NYU Film School and Ole Miss, where he studied English and Southern studies, and found inspiration in the music of Serge Gainsbourg and Lee Hazlewood. May was also a member of a Mississippi power pop group called the Rockwells.
He is signed to the Paw Tracks label which released The Good Feeling Music of Dent May & His Magnificent Ukulele. May was chosen by Animal Collective to perform at the All Tomorrow’s Parties Festival 2011.

Dent May gets remixed by Teengirl Fantasy & announces tour dates. Warm Blanket out now on Paw Tracks

Dent May gets remixed by Teengirl Fantasy

Warm Blanket is the third album from Mississippi songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and producer Dent May. Recorded in solitude in a reportedly haunted Victorian house by the bay in St. Augustine, Florida, the album arrives just barely a year after the release of his previous LP, Do Things.

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Dent May "Warm Blanket" reviewed by Northern Transmissions. Out August 27 on Paw Tracks
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Dent May ‘Warm Blanket’ Review

Are you ready for fall yet? If not, Dent May is already one season ahead of you with a new soundtrack for a season that is yet to arrive. “Summer is over, I can’t believe it’s gone, the air is colder now but my bed is warm,”

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Hear a new Dent May song, "Let Them Talk," from his forthcoming album

Dent May Shares New Song, “Let Them Talk”

Dent May previously shared “Born Too Late,” the first single from his forthcoming album, which was later remixed by Chicago house pioneer Larry Heard. Now, you can hear a new song, “Let Them Talk. Dent May will also be touring North America this fall with Dead Gaze.

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Dent May's single "Born Too Late" gets remixed by Larry Heard. "Warm Blanket" out August 27 on Paw Tracks

Dent May Gets Remixed by Larry Heard

Dent May previously shared “Born Too Late,” the first single from his forthcoming album, and now you can hear Chicago house pioneer Larry Heard’s remix of it above. The legendary Larry Heard, aka Mr. Fingers, turns “Born Too Late” into a club-ready dance jam.

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Dent May Announces Tour Dates, Playing CMJ

In the years since signing with Paw Tracks in 2009, Mississippi native Dent May has made music that balances saccharine pop sincerity and campy affectation. His debut LP, The Good Feeling Music of Dent May & His Magnificent Ukulele,

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