Madeira is beloved in Nashville’s tight-knit community of session players, and has shared stages and studios with artists like Neil Young, Leon Russell, Jack White, and Emmylou Harris, the final of whom has called Madeira
a band member (one of her Red Dirt Boys) since 2008.
— American Songwriter Magazine
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Phil Madeira is a Nashville-based musician, artist, songwriter and producer.

Phil has long been a behind-the-scenes shaker and mover as a band member (Emmylou Harris; Red Dirt Boys, Buddy Miller, The Phil Keaggy Band) and session musician/songwriter (Alison Krauss, Mat Kearney, Old Crow Medicine Show, Buddy Miller, Garth Brooks, Toby Keith, Keb' Mo', Amy Grant, The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, The Civil Wars, Julie Miller, The Band Perry, Mavis Staples, and many more).

He has been quietly releasing solo records over the years, which recently brought him to the famed Newport Jazz Festival with his trio. A musician's musician, this great singer-songwriter dazzles and moves listeners with his songs and artistry.

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