John Martyn

British singer-songwriter and guitarist. Born 11 September 1948. Died 29 January 2009
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John Martyn Biography (Wikipedia)

Iain David McGeachy, OBE (11 September 1948 – 29 January 2009), known professionally as John Martyn, was a British singer-songwriter and guitarist. Over a 40-year career, he released 22 studio albums, and received frequent critical acclaim. Martyn began his career at age 17 as a key member of the British folk music scene, drawing inspiration from American blues and English traditional music, and signed with Island Records. By the 1970s he had begun incorporating jazz and rock into his sound on albums such as Solid Air (1973) and One World (1977), as well as experimenting with guitar effects and tape delay machines such as Echoplex. He struggled with substance abuse and domestic problems throughout the 1970s and 1980s, though continued to release albums while collaborating with figures such as Phil Collins and Lee "Scratch" Perry. He remained active until his death in 2009. He was described by The Times as "an electrifying guitarist and singer whose music blurred the boundaries between folk, jazz, rock and blues".

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Never Let Me Go
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Sweet Little Mystery
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Sweet Little Mystery
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May You Never
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May You Never
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Dancing
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Dancing
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Solid Air
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Solid Air
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Over The Hill
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Over The Hill
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Small Hours
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Small Hours
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Go Easy
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Go Easy
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Don't Want To Know
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Don't Want To Know
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Ain't No Saint
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Ain't No Saint
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Angeline
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Angeline
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Bless The Weather
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Bless The Weather
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Gun Money
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Gun Money
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Sunshine's Better (Talvin Singh Remix)
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Sunshine's Better (Talvin Singh Remix)
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Couldn't Love You More
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Couldn't Love You More
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Don't Think Twice (It's Alright)
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Don't Think Twice (It's Alright)
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Would You Believe Me?
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Would You Believe Me?
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The Ocean
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The Ocean
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Woodstock
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Woodstock
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Glory Box
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Glory Box
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John The Baptist
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John The Baptist
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Traffic-Light Lady
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Traffic-Light Lady
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One World
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One World
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She's A Lover
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She's A Lover
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Fairy Tale Lullaby
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Fairy Tale Lullaby
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One Day (Without You)
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One Day (Without You)
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Outside In (Live At Leeds)
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Outside In (Live At Leeds)
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Past BBC Events

Glastonbury: 1984
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
1984-06-24T12:29:11
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1984

Glastonbury: 1984

Worthy Farm, Pilton
Glastonbury: 1979
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
1979-06-21T12:29:11
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Jun
1979

Glastonbury: 1979

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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