Producer and singer songwriter Max Restaino hails from Sheffield, UK Alongside his beautifully smooth voice, he plays: saxophone, guitar, piano, harmonica, accordion and ukulele. By 9, Max was performing live on BBC TV (Look North News) BBC Radio, & on stage, where along with all the cast of Nikolai Foster’s 2006 Musical production of Assassin’s, he picked up a nomination for a TMA award for his part as Billy – Crucible Theatre, Sheffield.
Other awards include 2017 PRS Songwriting Award 2017 for the Song Fall featured on the SKY TV program, Tin Pan Alley. Two songs from the album, The Time It Takes gained a concession of hits in the UK’s Club & Dance Charts, seeing the single ‘Sugar Rush‘ reach No 10 & ‘Fire Flies‘ No:5
As a session player on accordion, sax and vocals, Max has worked for artists such as, Gary Barlow & Donny Osmond and UK’s comedian Peter Kay for his Phoenix Nights Live Show & hit BBC1 TV series Car Share.
Live on stage the multi -instrumentalist switches between guitar, piano & saxophone & has appeared as special invited guest for Peter Andre, Tears For Fears, Steps, Rebecca Ferguson, UB40 & Shane Filan & Bananarama
According to The Yorkshire Times, “His popularity can only get bigger.”