Richard Thompson announces new memoir Beeswing

Richard Thompson announces new memoir Beeswing

Richard Thompson will release a new memoir, his first ever, titled “Beeswing: Losing My Way and Finding My Voice 1967-1975” next April. Described by it’s publishers as “an intimate look at a period of great cultural tumult, chronicling the early years of one of the world’s most significant and influential guitarists and songwriters.”, the book …

Richard Thompson – 2020 Solo / Acoustic Shows

Richard Thompson – 2020 Solo / Acoustic Shows

UPDATE: Sadly, all of Richard’s upcoming UK dates have been postponed or cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic. We’ll bring you more news about the rescheduled dates soon. Richard Thompson returns to the UK this Summer for a run of solo/acoustic shows which’ll see him play venues including Coventry Cathedral, Alexandra Palace in London, Stratford …

Richard Thompson’s 70th Birthday Celebration

Richard Thompson’s 70th Birthday Celebration

Richard Thompson OBE, last week announced his 70th birthday celebration show at London’s Royal Albert Hall on September 30th 2019. The once in a lifetime concert will feature some very special guests, who will be announced in the coming weeks. “Please join me as I celebrate my 70th birthday with an evening of music! The …

Richard Thompson – Summer 2019 festival and Irish dates

Richard Thompson – Summer 2019 festival and Irish dates

Richard Thompson has a busy Summer ahead of him with appearances at festivals throughout August and into September as well as a handful of dates in Ireland. Thompson will be appearing at festivals including Cambridge Folk Festival, Sidmouth Folk Festival, Fairport’s Cropredy Convention, Green Man Festival and more. Buy, listen or download Richard Thompson’s latest …

Richard Thompson – 13 Rivers in review

Richard Thompson – 13 Rivers in review

13 Rivers, the new album from Richard Thompson, was released one week ago today and has garnered critical acclaim already with many reviewers regarding it as one of Thompson’s best albums in recent years. You can read some of the review highlights below and follow the links to the online versions for the full reviews …