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  1. With his characteristic backslap acoustic guitar playing, his effects-driven experimental journeys, and his catalog of excellent songs as well as his jazz-inflected singing style, John Martyn is an important and influential figure in both British folk and rock. Martyn started out as a folk artist with jazzy leanings that were highly unusual for the mid-'60s.
  2. Bought this CD while visiting Hawaii in This is a good mix of upbeat Hawaii style songs with a Raggae flavor. The wife loves to play it at our BBQ's and our guest alway inquire about who does this music. It is a mix of artists and you get a mix of styles that are all good.5/5(3).
  3. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for American Roots: A History of American Folk Music [Disc 1] - Various Artists on AllMusic -
  4. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of The Roots Of Rock: 60’s Folk on Discogs. Label: Rebound Records (2) - • Series: Roots of Rock • Format: CD Compilation • Country: US • Genre: Rock, Folk, World, & Country • Style: Folk, Folk Rock.
  5. Jun 10,  · On Solid Air highlights Don’t Want To Know, May You Never and Man In The Station, Martyn trailed a new style of folk, rooted in acoustic music but with electrification used judiciously to provide subtle embellishments. Strip away this musical gilding, though, and the album still wouldn’t lose an ounce of its power or charm.
  6. Meet On The Ledge - An Island Records Folk-Rock Antholo gy: $ 3 CD, 44 tracks, recommended When the English use the term "folk-rock" they aren't talking about the Byrds, the Mamas and the Papas, or the Turtles-which is what an American would bring to mind upon hearing those two words.
  7. This lavish three CD box set celebrates the golden age of folk music at the Island label and charts the journey from folk into folk-rock featuring the very best from Sandy Denny, Nick Drake, Fairport Convention, John Martyn, Traffic and many more. Compiled by, and with sleeve notes by, the redoubtable David Suff, Fledg’ling Records supremo/5(18).

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