Tristan left his job and took up full time busking in Leeds in 2006 before being discovered by Grammy award winning producer Martin Levan in 2010.
He has since produced two number one blues albums, 'Out Along The Wire' and 'Wire & Wood'.
As a touring artist Tristan has supported countless artists including Beth Hart, Billy Bragg, The Proclaimers, Robben Ford and Eric Johnson.
Tristan is regularly played on National Radio, including Tune of The Day with Graham Norton, Dermot O'Leary & Clare Balding on BBC Radio 2.
'Britain's long awaited answer to John Mayer' 9/10 Leeds Music Scene
'Incredible. I just love his voice.' Clare Balding, BBC Radio 2
'Mackay Stands apart' London Evening Standard
'Gorgeous songs, and stunning licks bleed from his fingers throughout.' Blues Magazine.
'Outstanding songwritingsublime vocals. His acoustic guitar work is pretty impressive too.' Maverick Magazine