Michael Chapman

Born 24 January 1941.

British guitarist and singer-songwriter

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Steve Tilston, Michael Chapman & Martin Simpson - Waiting For A Train

Steve Tilston, Michael Chapman & Martin Simpson perform a cover of the Jimmie Rodgers song Waiting for a Train as part of BBC Four's Songwriters' Circle.

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Michael Robert Chapman (born 24 January 1941, Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire, England) is a singer-songwriter and guitarist. Chapman originally began singing and playing jazz in the folk clubs of the 1960s, and eventually recorded over 30 albums.

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BBC Reviews

  1. Review of Trainsong: Guitar Compositions 1967-2010

    Trainsong: Guitar Compositions 1967-2010 2011

    Reviewed by Spencer Grady
    Stunning double album mapping the career of an underrated folk great.