Martin Harley – LIVE at Hermon Arts

Hermon Oswestry
7:00pm - Sat, 6th Apr 2024

Martin Harley has been making music and touring the world for over two decades. His sound has never been more down to earth. Exploring roots, blues and slide guitar in a style The Guardian referred to as ‘Spellbinding’, Harley has released nine albums to date, four recorded on home soil and four across the Atlantic in Texas and Nashville.

Martin solo shows are known for mixing excellent musicianship and songwriting with a down to earth sense of humour and tales of 3 decades of world travel. His recent nominations include, AMA instrumentalist of the year, Best Acoustic Guitarist, Best Acoustic Blues artist. Notable appearances include Glastonbury Acoustic and Avalon stages, Beautiful Days, Royal Albert Hall, Union Chapel, Bluebird Nashville, Tønder Festival, The Troubadour LA and at home round the fire pit with his two daughters.

In 2022 Martin released and toured the Harley Kimbro Lewis album with Grammy nominated Daniel Kimbro and Sam Lewis which received excellent reviews.

“No doubt that he is a slide guitar master. He is the business”– Roots Magazine

“Spellbinding” – The Guardian

“Quite simply a great live act” – Time Out London

Praise for ‘Roll With The Punches’

“impossible to ignore the quality leeching out of every pore….a beautiful album” – Blues In Britain

” Sublime….if I could give it 6 stars I would!’ – Music – News (5 stars)

‘Excellent!’ – David Freeman, Jazz FM

‘Roll With the Punches’ is one of the best albums I’ve heard all year’ – Down At The Crossroads