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Richard Thompson



Richard Thompson


London-born Richard Thompson is a musician’s musician. Equally at home with electric or acoustic instruments, his distinctive style incorporates a wide range of influences, from traditional British and Celtic flavors to jazz, rockabilly, and more. Since the 1960s, Thompson has established a reputation as a prolific songwriter, virtuoso guitarist, and musical adventurer.
His solo career has resulted in more than 30 records, numerous film and television scores, and in excess of 400 songs. Recently named by the Queen of England as an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE), Thompson has been recognized with the Orville H. Gibson Best Acoustic Guitarist Award, the MOJO Les Paul Award, and a spot on Rolling Stone Magazine's Top 20 Guitarists of All Time.

General Info

Venue: Southern Theatre (More Info)
Style: Music
Dates: Oct 5, 2011






Wed, 10/05/2011 8 pm Southern Theatre $23.00 - $36.00