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James Blackshaw

James Blackshaw
Born: Jan 1, 1981 in London, England
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Genre: Folk
Biography: A brilliant and innovative 12-string guitar player, James Blackshaw was born in 1981 in London, where he continues to make his home. Another in a long string of amazing British acoustic guitar wizards, Blackshaw has been compared at various times to Bert Jansch, Davy Graham, Robbie Basho, John Fahey, ...Read full biography
The Glass Bead Game
Released: 2009
Label: Young God
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In five short years, 12-string guitarist and composer James Blackshaw has not only been prolific, he's created for himself a musical catalog that is dazzling in its range, complexity, and mystery. In addition ...Read full review
Litany of Echoes
Released: 2008
Label: Tompkins Square
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British acoustic 12-string guitarist James Blackshaw has been celebrated as an innovator on his instrument since he first arrived on the scene with Celeste in 2004 -- it was released in a CD-R edition ...Read full review
More James Blackshaw albums: Main Albums (13), Compilations (1), Singles & EPs (3)
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