Multi-instrumentalist folk musician. He has worked and performed with many of the top names, including Ralph McTell, Norma Waterson, Martin Simpson and Billy Connolly. He is also a member of The House Band and The Notting Hillbillies. A musician of choice.
Singer songwriter and interpreter of traditional material, touring worldwide. With many albums to his credit, he is well known for his songs of Northern England and Maritime Songs which have ben covered by many folk and acoustic artists.
His musical plays include Eye of the Wind (the tale of the explorer James Cook); The Journey Home - a rewrite of Homer's Odyssey and The Moorland Whalers - the story of the Yorkshire Whaling Industry.
His recent album, Hard Road To Prospect Hill was included in FRUK's 'Best Folk Albums of 2015'.
Skinner & T'witch are an original folk duo from Leeds. Music to melt the heart, with driving rhythms, strong vocals/harmonies, and a flamenco-inspired guitar style.
An eclectic range of styles and influences, including the music hall, musical theatre, and the tradition of Great British satire.
'Fans of good vocal harmony folk should check out Skinner & T'witch.' - Telegraph Folk Music