Weekly Acoustic Americana/Folk/Country/Blues
@Northern Guitars Cafe Bar, Call Lane, Leeds
Every Saturday 2 - 5pm
Hosted by B.W.Pike & friends
Your Host - B.W. Pike
B.W. Pike is a critically acclaimed acoustic roots musician from Leeds, West Yorkshire. A virtuoso guitarist exploring Americana, folk, alt. country, blues and beyond.
His 2017 album - ‘A Burdensome Year’ was picked for album of the month by Folk Radio and featured in The Independent by legendary rock critic Andy Gill as well as receiving overwhelmingly positive reviews from national folk and roots publications including Songlines Magazine, R2 magazine and fRoots magazine.
On the strength of ‘A Burdensome Year’ Benjamin was also asked to perform live sessions for BBC Radio 2, BBC Radio London & BBC Radio Leeds. He was also invited to perform for The Americana Association UK’s showcase in early 2018, being included among some of the best emerging international Americana music acts.
“Absolutely amazing, just outstanding” – BBC Radio 2
“Brilliant fingerstyle guitarist” – The Independent
“The understated acoustic virtuoso” – R2 Magazine
“Outstanding guitarist and songwriter” – Folk Radio UK
“Immaculate fingerstyle, vocal charm and a talented performer. Up there with
contemporaries like Hiss Golden Messenger” - Songlines Magazine
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If you'd like to get in touch or stop by and play one of our afternoons please drop me a message through the form below.
I look forward to hearing from you,