Widely acknowledged as one of the finest acoustic and slide guitar players in the world, Martin Simpson’s solo shows are intense, eclectic, spellbinding, and deeply moving. Able to successfully combine the diverse elements of British, Afro-American and old-time music, Martin has been nominated an astounding 26 times for BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards. In addition to recording over 20 solo albums, he has worked with music greats Richard Thompson, Jackson Browne, David Hidalgo, and Steve Miller. Whether playing American old-time music, blues, a Dylan song, or his own material, Martin is and unpredictable and singular guitarist of immense subtlety.
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