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David Nigel Lloyd
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Non-Traditional Traditionalist

Host/Venue Recommendations: 6

Member since: 2010-07-30
Home: Yreka, CA, US
Frequently Tours: California, Oregon, Washington, Ontario,
# of Members: 1
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Main Instrument: Vocals, octar and guitars
Other Instruments: use l'ud (low oud) tuning
Genre: Anglo/Celtic American folk / sung-poetry
Style: Varied well-paced
Content: deliverance and laughter
Rating: G - PG

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On the Trail of Tears
3 Sisters & the King of the Deep Dark Well
Cúchulainn in Bakersfield [Live]

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Excellent —LA Times

Wry, witty, acute and literary with a very nice slant on the Anglo/American tradition. —Robin Williamson

Some serious traditional fun —LA Weekly

Excellent —Folk Roots [UK]

Contemporized Celtic/folk music that is completely unique. —Bakersfield Californian

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October, 2013 - "David Nigel Lloyd is a warm and entertaining performer. He played a variety of personal songs that lived up to his reputation as a top non-traditional folk singer and song poet. We had a great time."
(M. Fromherz)...


David Nigel Lloyd is a Kenyan-born English folk singer who lives in far Northern California. A Non-Traditional Traditionalist, he has performed in England, Ireland, Canada and throughout the US. “Lloyd,” as the British magazine Folk Roots once wrote, “uses traditional tunes and themes where it suits his purposes.” In 2011, he was an Official Showcase Performer at the Folk Alliance International Conference in Memphis, Tennessee.

With his “spirited singing and full-bodied playing,” (Dirty...

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