Liam Blake Guitar Vocalist
Liam has been performing as a Guitar Vocalist for over fifteen years and has travelled all over the world, in some of the most prestigious venues. His first album was produced by renowned producer Chris Hughes (Paul McCartney, Robert Plant, Tears For Fears) and was released on Universal Records in 2011. Shortly after he was voted Acoustic Artist of the Year by soMOJO magazine and Rolling Stone called him “the bitter-sweet songwriter of the season”. Liam’s album gave way to several high profile opportunities such as performing live on BBC Radio 2 and at Glastonbury Festival. His second album was released earlier this year and was critically acclaimed, being tipped as the album of 2016 by Cross Rhythms. Liam is a finger-style guitarist and his playing has been featured in publications such as Acoustic Guitar magazine. As a singer he has won praise from the likes of Aled Jones and Phil Jupitus, who described him as “wonderful” and “achingly beautiful” respectively. As well as touring and performing his own material he has a vast repertoire of popular covers from the 60s to the present day. Specialising in creating a mellow and sophisticated atmosphere by covering artists like James Taylor, Cat Stevens and Simon and Garfunkel. Is the perfect entertainer for weddings, corporate and high end wine bars/restaurants. Liam can create the perfect musical backdrop for your event even making subtle and tasteful use of a loop pedal to create ambient soundscapes for his playing and singing.
- Act Type: Singer and Musician
- Additional Skills: Singing
- Perfect for: Parties, Weddings, and Corporate