Performers at Blue Mountains Music Festival 2019

Ralph McTell - appearing at the Blue Mountains Music Festival of Folk, Roots and Blues, 2018 - in Katoomba!

Ralph McTell (UK)

One of the great storytellers, Ralph McTell, is now celebrating more than 50 years on the road. Known for his virtuoso guitar style, he is primarily a prolific and gifted songwriter. With a style that invites you into a unique world, he weaves a narrative that is both significant and poignant.

Ralph made his debut in 1968 with the album Eight Frames a Second and in 1974 the release of Streets of London’earned him an Ivor Novello Award.

In 2002 he was presented with the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards.

 

Ralph McTell performs West 4th Street & Jones on Later… with Jools Holland – Copyright: BBC Music

 

Link: Streets Of London - Ralph McTell featuring the Crisis Choir with guest vocalist Annie Lennox