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Thursday 28th Oct 2021

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Richard Thompson

English folk-rock guitarist, singer and songwriter from Fairport Convention, nominated as one of Rolling Stone Magazine's top 20 guitarists of all time and the winner of numerous awards including a Novello and an OBE.

He released his debut album, "Henry the Human Fly" in 1972, followed by: "I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight" (1974), "Hokey Pokey" (1974), "Pour Down Like Silver" (1975), "First Light" (1978), "Sunnyvista" (1979), "Shoot Out the Lights" (1982), "Hand of Kindness" (1983), "Across a Crowded Room" (1985), "Daring Adventures" (1986), "Amnesia" (1988), "Rumor and Sigh" (1991), "Mirror Blue" (1994), "You? Me? Us?" (1996), "Mock Tudor" (1999), "The Old Kit Bag" (2003), "Front Parlour Ballads" (2005), "Sweet Warrior" (2007), "Dream Attic" (2010), "Electric" (2013), "Acoustic Classics" (2014), "Still" (2015), "Acoustic Classics II" (2017), plus 2018's: "13 Rivers".

The Sage

St Marys Square
Gatehead Quays
Gateshead
Tyne and Wear
NE8 2YR

Website

https://www.thesagegateshead.org

Telephone

0191 443 4661