McCarty was raised in the foothills of the Allegheny Mountain's.
Fred is a musician's musician. He has composed well in excess
of three hundred songs and compositions. His background includes
composition and performance experience in many musical genres,
with deep roots in bluegrass and Country. Some of Fred's earliest
influences were; Marty Robbins, Roy Orbison, Merle Haggard,
Hank Williams Sr., Bob Wills, Sons of the Pioneers and Gene
Professional in every way, Fred McCarty's band delivers a performance
that is dynamic and full of energy. Their rich vocal harmonies,
combined with outstanding instrumental expertise, make each
performance an exciting display of musical entertainment. Fred
McCarty stands with the best of the touring "road warriors"
of American music. He's played solo, duo, as a band member and
as front man.
Fred has appeared with: Loretta Lynn, Willie Nelson, Waylon
Jennings, Trisha Yearwood, Mark Chestnut, Charlie Daniels, Lee
Greenwood and many others.
The live performances of his country originals, Texas Swing
and Cajun tunes as well as Classic Cowboy songs in Casinos,
Clubs, Halls, Concert Theaters, Fairs, Festivals and Rodeo's,
continue to be a favorite for audiences from coast-to-coast.
Name McCarty has long been associated with tales of the wild
west. The infamous outlaw, Billy the Kid changed his name from
Henry McCarty to William H. Bonney to protect his family.
Now out of the west comes Fred McCarty. Instead of a six shooter,
he carries a Six String... singing his Country originals, Texas
Swing and Cajun tunes as well as Classic Cowboy songs for audiences