Reminder: Martin Simpson plays Mount Stuart this weekend

Mount Stuart will host Martin Simpson on Sunday, May 25.
Mount Stuart will host Martin Simpson on Sunday, May 25.

If you haven’t got your tickets for Martin Simpson tomorrow evening (Sunday, May 25) at Mount Stuart, you’d better be fast!

Martin, who is one of the finest acoustic and slide guitar players in the world, will take to the stage at Mount Stuart’s Marble Hall to deliver another of his intense, eclectic and spellbinding solo shows.

His 35 years as a professional musician include 15 years living in the US and collaborations on stage and record with the likes of Richard Thompson, June Tabor, Kelly Joe Phelps, Jackson Browne, Danny Thompson, Danú, Martin Carthy, Cara Dillon, David Lindley, Roy Bailey, Martin Taylor, David Hidalgo, Steve Miller, Dick Gaughan and many more.

Tickets for his Mount Stuart gig on Sunday, May 25, are available from Musicker in Rothesay’s High Street (tel 01700 502287) and from Macqueen’s butchers (01700 502067).