To celebrate one of the most influential guitarists of all time, Bert Jansch, a host of special guests unite for a unique show.
Guests include Bernard Butler, Mara Carlyle, Martin Carthy, Terry Cox, Donovan, Gordon Giltrap, Wizz Jones, Lisa Knapp, Beverley Martyn, Jacqui McShee, Ralph McTell, Robert Plant, Martin Simpson, Danny Thompson and Paul Wassif. They will perform music played, written and inspired by Bert in tribute to his influence on their own music.
Bert Jansch's songs and groundbreaking musicianship made a lasting impression on many music legends, including Neil Young, Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton, Paul Simon and Johnny Marr. This impact ripples through successive generations of musicians including Bernard Butler, Beth Orton, Fleet Foxes, Devendra Banhart and Pete Doherty.
Bert was included in Rolling Stone magazine's top 100 guitarists of all time, as well as winning countless awards and receiving an honorary Doctorate of Music from Napier University in his native Edinburgh.
Line-up subject to change.