Member since: 2010-07-30 Home: Yreka, CA, US Frequently Tours: California, Oregon, Washington, Ontario, # of Members: 1 Sound Equipment: Please Inquire Main Instrument: Vocals, octar/guitar in l'ud tuning Other Instruments: vihuela sin trastes Genre: Anglo/Celtic American folk, meta-blues, singer/songwriter, non-traditional traditionalism, acid folk Style: Varied well-paced Content: deliverance and laughter Rating: G - PG
Wry, witty, acute and literary with a very nice slant on the Anglo/American tradition.
Some serious traditional fun —LA Weekly
Excellent —Folk Roots [UK]
Engagingly eccentric … a versatile and seasoned performer.
—Murday Fischer, All Music Guide
Recommendations from hosts
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)...
In performance, David Nigel Lloyd often introduces his songs with an ornate joke, a true tale or —to keep things honest— an outrageous lie. Accompanying himself on the 8-stringed octar, and on guitar in l’ud tuning, he has performed at folk venues in the British Isles, Canada and throughout the US. In 2011, he was an Official Showcase Performer at the Folk Alliance International Conference in Memphis, Tennessee.
The olde Anglo-Celtic pantheon of demon knights, faerie queens and divin...