Richard Thompson (Solo Acoustic)

Richard Thompson is a critically acclaimed, prolific songwriter, recipient of BBC’s Lifetime Achievement Award. He was named one of Rolling Stone Magazine’s Top 20 Guitarists of All Time for his acoustic and electric virtuosity. Robert Plant, REM, Elvis Costello, Los Lobos, David Byrne, Del McCoury, Bonnie Raitt, and many others have recorded his work. “Richard Thompson has been called the finest rock songwriter after Bob Dylan and the best electric guitarist since Jimi Hendrix,” says Scott Timberg of the Los Angeles Times.