Jim Ghedi

Touring: October 6th – 22nd 2022 + April 2023 + Festivals 2023

“A brilliant finger-picker and songwriter…shining a welcome light into an underrated genre” ★★★★☆ Q

“A Chastening meditation on Britain in 2021” 8/10 UNCUT

“Melodically sublime… although Ghedi’s music is infused with tradition, it’s very much experiencing the present” ★★★★☆MOJO 

Jim Ghedi hails from the South Yorkshire hills and although clearly well versed in the history of folk music, he stands out as a potential torch bearer for a new generation of respectful yet experimental performers.
Whilst Jim Ghedi’s previous idiosyncratic take on folk has often been instrumental, exploring the natural world and his relationship to it through his music, as seen on 2018’s ‘A Hymn For Ancient Land’. His new album ‘In The Furrows Of Common Place’ is a deeper plunge inside himself to offer up more of his voice to accompany his profoundly unique and moving compositions. Departing away from previous work, here he draws from social-political observations, contemporary songwriting, historical & traditional material and a rich varied number of other inspirations and sources, such as the poetry of John Clare, the writing of Robert Macfarlane and the works of South Yorkshire author Barry Hines.

TOUR INFORMATION

Touring March 16th – April 3rd, Festivals and November 2022

GENRE

Acoustic, Alt-Folk, Folk, Singer / Songwriter

LINE-UP

Duo, Solo

ARTIST WEBSITE

www.jimghedi.com

AGENT CONTACT

James Nicholls

james.nicholls@stradamusic.com
07415353609

ARTIST SOCIAL LINKS

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