NEW ALBUM OUT
Fishermans Blues - Jason mcniff
Wherever I Choose - Jason McNiff
AND THE SUN COMES UP ON MY DREAMS @ the Printworks
"One of the UK's best kept secrets"
"A superior singer/writer "
"A fantastic body of work"
"A bounteous mix of the finest roots music has to offer"
Folk Radio UK
"Deft finger-picking style against a wonderfully atmospheric vocal"
"Britain's greatest contemporary fingerstyle guitarist"
"A triumph of English-Americana"
"The nearest thing out there to Bob Dylan and the Band"
Sean Rowley, BBC Radio London
"Dark songs of drunkenness and murder!"
"A troubadour and one of the best singer/songwriters we have in this country"
"Not just a good songwriter, a truly great one"
Americana UK 9/10
Album of the Year for 2nd album Nobody's Son
as voted for by the staff at Americana UK
Songwriter and guitarist Jason McNiff releases his 8th full length album on June 24th. Entitled 'Tonight We Ride', It's an album of covers featuring versions of songs by Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen, Dire Straits, The Waterboys, Townes Van Zandt, Bert Jansch and Tom Russell. The album grew out of Jason's continuing online residency where he plays all wonderful songs that have inspired him, alongside his own distinctive material. Come and join us on a Thursday night (20.30, Facebook) and take a tour through folk, blues, country, singer/songwriter and beyond!
'I love Jason's version (of Fisherman's blues)'
Mike Scott, The Waterboys
'Jason's versions sound so fresh, whilst staying true to Bert's timeless music'
The Bert Jansch Foundation