Martin Simpson

  • country:United Kingdom
  • style(s):Folk, Roots
  • label:Topic
  • artist submitted by:Alan Bearman Music

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One of the world's premiere acoustic guitarists, and a powerful songwriter and fine singer. Martin Simpson's playing, which in part defined the English steel string acoustic guitar sound, is idiosyncratic, instantly recognizable, and revered among guitar fans. His body of work is very diverse, encompassing all types of traditional and acoustic music, and he has collaborated with a bewildering variety of musicians from June Tabor to Jackson Browne.