Seth Lakeman

Born 26 March 1977.
Please Note: you do not have javascript enabled. Video content requires javascript to be enabled.

Seth Lakeman Live in Session

Seth gave Sir Terry a show stopping performance live in the studio

Featured in BBC Music Clips


Seth Bernard Lakeman (born 26 March 1977) is an English folk singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, who is most often associated with the fiddle and tenor guitar, but also plays the viola and banjo. Nominated for the Mercury Music Prize, Lakeman has belonged to several musical ensembles, including one with his two brothers, fellow folk musicians Sam Lakeman and Sean Lakeman, but has most recently established himself as a solo act.

Wikipedia This entry is from Wikipedia, the user-contributed encyclopedia. It may not have been reviewed by professional editors and is licensed under an Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons License. If you find the biography content factually incorrect, defamatory or highly offensive you can edit this article at Wikipedia. Find out more about our use of this data.

Links & Information

Member Of

Personal Relationships

BBC Reviews

  1. Review of Tales From the Barrel House

    Tales From the Barrel House 2012

    Reviewed by Colin Irwin
    A fine, genuinely solo sixth LP from the Devon-born folk artist.
  2. Review of Hearts and Minds

    Hearts and Minds 2010

    Reviewed by Jude Rogers
    Lakeman’s new rock edge ensures he hardly sounds like a folk artist at all.
  3. Review of Poor Man's Heaven

    Poor Man's Heaven 2008

    Reviewed by Sid Smith
    Folk music for people who don't want to stick their finger in their ear
  4. Review of The Punch Bowl

    The Punch Bowl 2007

    Reviewed by Charles De Ledesma
    A simple affair, with Lakeman’s near-falsetto, beguiling voice running the show.
  5. Review of Freedom Fields

    Freedom Fields 2006

    Reviewed by Chris Long
    Simple classic folk structures, delicious harmonies and the occasional fiery fiddle...
Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss