Saturday 27 August 2022
The Mini Muni 8.30 - 9.15
Over the last 25 years his musical journey has seen him working alongside many artist, absorbing and mastering many styles of music. Original material in the style of rock, rock blues, jazz and… well just about anything that inspired those finger tips to play guitar.
Samuel’s journey started when he packed up his guitar and ran off to Wales to play guitar for Ray Phillips of Budgie. With only one week’s notice to the first tour date; Samuel had a job to get mum and dad on board with this project. ‘The Apprentice’ toured all over the UK with Budgie learning his trade and quickly building a reputation as a guitar player that can get the job done.
Samuel toured with artist like Jack Bruce, Robben Ford or open for Joe Bonnamassa, Walter Trout, Robin Trower and Yngwie J Malmsteen. Samuel also recorded two gypsy jazz albums ‘All About Time’ and ‘On the Move’. The latter being released on Hot Club Records, one of the most respected gypsy jazz labels.
So… this brings us up to date with Samuel’s journey. His latest release ‘All Cleaned Up’ takes him full circle and back to the electric guitar. It reflects his journey as a guitarist and a writer, showcasing this guitarist’s amazing versatility with his instrument.