Richard Grainger is one of the most prolific and diverse artists on the Folk Scene today.
30 years will soon have elapsed since Richard made his first recording. 2015 is a year to look back and celebrate some of the musical associations , events and recordings he has made in this time. News of some special concerts will be announced shortly.
‘Widely respected songwriter and guitarist with a clear and ‘captivating’ vocal style’. His songs are performed widely by artists including The Wilson Family, Flossie Malavialle, GU4, John Morris, Dick Miles, Monkeys Fist , KImbers Men, Derek Gifford and many more…
Born in Middlesbrough, an industrial town on the North East coast of England, he was brought up in a musical family, and sang with them from a very young age. He now resides in Whitby, North Yorkshire.